Uebelmannia buiningii

Uebelmannia buiningii Donald ()
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🌵 Published in Natl. Cact. Succ. J. 23(1): 2 (1968)

Named for Dutch cactus enthusiast Albert Frederik Hendrik Buining (1901-1976), who discovered the species together with Leopoldo Horst in Brazil in 1966/1967. Donald: “It gives me great pleasure to name the plant in honour of one of its co-discoverers, an eminent authority of the S. American cactaceae, member of the I.O.S. and President of the Netherlands Cactus Society, my old and dear friend Albert Buining, Burgermaster of Hamersveld.”

How to cite

Maarten H.J. van der Meer (2022 Sep 16). Uebelmannia buiningii. Dictionary of Cactus Names. Retrieved from https://www.cactusnames.org/uebelmannia-buiningii