Jump to content
The Corroboree
  • 0
Sign in to follow this  
Jox

Myrtillocactus which one?

Question

I have just dug up & brought home a BIG Myrtillocactus & was wondering if anyone knows how to work out if it is M.geometrizans or M. cochal?

I have read that some people class cochal as a variety of geometrizans eg; M. geometrizans var cochal & other class them as different species. Anyway I have looked through 100's of photos of both M.geo & M.coch & I am thinking I have M.cochal, I am basing this off the spine length & density & have come to this conclusion simple by looking at photos because I can not find any paperwork describing the differences. Help on working this out would be great!

Here are a few photos.

post-11291-0-85946900-1360129393_thumb.j post-11291-0-53612000-1360129457_thumb.j

post-11291-0-99915500-1360129577_thumb.j post-11291-0-28584300-1360129651_thumb.j

Cheers

jox

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

2 answers to this question

Recommended Posts

  • 0

I'd say M. cochal.

  • Like 3

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Create an account or sign in to comment

You need to be a member in order to leave a comment

Create an account

Sign up for a new account in our community. It's easy!

Register a new account

Sign in

Already have an account? Sign in here.

Sign In Now
Sign in to follow this  

×