Graptopetalum
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PARAGUAYENSE ssp. BERNALENSE Kimnach & Moran, 1986

Synonym : Byrnesia bernalensis  (Kimnach & Moran) Heath (1994)

 

Distribution : Mexico (Tamaulipas); north-exposed porphyric rocks, 700 – 800 m; only knows from the type locality.

 

 

Differs from ssp. paraguayense :

 

Smaller in all parts; stems 5 – 6 mm in diameter.

 

Rosettes 2,5 – 6 cm in diameter.

 

Leaves 2,5 – 3,5 x 1 – 1,6 cm, yellowish or greenish-cream.

 

Flowers : Corolla 11 – 15 mm in diameter, petals 2,5 – 3 mm broad, tube 2,5 – 3 mm broad, pure white or upper face with 1 – 2 faint blotches near the margins.

 

Cytology : n = 68

 





Graptopetalum paraguayense ssp. bernalense at RBG Melbourne
Photos Noelene Tomlinson





Photos Emanuelle Aubé


Photo Jacquie Koutsoudis




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