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  Copiapoa humilis ssp. humilis 'maritima'
(Syn.  Copiapoa maritima)
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Copiapoa humilis ssp.humilis 'maritima'
KK1709 Paposo, Chile 50-100m
 

Description: This species branches basally and forms big clumps. The branching degree however is very different in different specimens: some plants stay solitary for a long time, while others (f. caespitosa) form dense clusters of small heads


 

Photo of conspecific taxa, varieties, forms of plants belonging to the Copiapoa humilis/taltalensis complex (This Taxon has lots of synonyms (like most copiapoas) with several controversial varieties and subspecies):

Family: Cactaceae (Cactus Family)

Scientific name:  Copiapoa humilis "maritima"

Conservation status: Listed in CITES appendix 2.
 





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A very caespitose specimen

 

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