Turbinicarpus lophophoroides

Turbinicarpus lophophoroides (*)

Cladus: Eukaryota
Regnum: Plantae
Divisio: Magnoliophyta
Classis: Magnoliopsida
Ordo: Caryophyllales
Familia: Cactaceae
Subfamilia: Cactoideae
Tribus: Cacteae
Genus: Turbinicarpus
Species: Turbinicarpus lophophoroides


Turbinicarpus lophophoroides (Werderm.) Buxb. & Backeb.


Turbinicarpus lophophoroides is a species of plant in the Cactaceae family. It is endemic to Mexico. Its natural habitats are subtropical or tropical dry lowland grassland and hot deserts. It is threatened by habitat loss.


* Anderson, E.F., Fitz Maurice, W.A., Fitz Maurice, B., Sotomayor, M., Arrendondo, A.G., Sánchez, B. 2002. Turbinicarpus lophophoroides. 2006 IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Downloaded on 23 August 2007.

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