Mammillaria scheinvariana, also known as Mammillaria crinita subsp. scheinvariana, is a small cactus that forms clumps of spherical to…
Derivation: Honors Léia Akcelrad Lerner de Scheinvar (born 1954), a Brazilian-Mexican botanist that has dedicated her work to studying and protecting Mexico's cacti.
Whereas the generic name must be unique, there are often two or more genera with the same specific epithet. The same epithet can also be used within a species for subspecies, varieties, and forms.
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