Rebutia subgen. Chionorebutia

Rebutia subgen. Chionorebutia Y.Itô, ()
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Etymology

Greek chiōn ‘snow’ + Rebutia. For the white spines? Publication not seen. Curt Backeberg (Cactaceae 3: 1555) mentions Chinorebutia, Dichrorebutia and Chionorebutia as subgenera of Rebutia for “species with longer and white or differently colored spines”.


How to cite

van der Meer, Maarten H.J. (2022, February 2). Rebutia subgen. Chionorebutia. Dictionary of Cactus Names. Retrieved from https://www.cactusnames.org/rebutia-subgen-chionorebutia

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