Pachyphytum

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Pachyphytum
Pachyphytum oviferum
Scientific classification
Kingdom:Plantae
(unranked):Angiosperms
(unranked):Eudicots
(unranked):Core eudicots
Order:Saxifragales
Family:Crassulaceae
Subfamily:Sedoideae
Tribe:Sedeae
Subtribe:Sedinae
Genus:Pachyphytum
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Species

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Pachyphytum
Pachyphytum oviferum
Scientific classification
Kingdom:Plantae
(unranked):Angiosperms
(unranked):Eudicots
(unranked):Core eudicots
Order:Saxifragales
Family:Crassulaceae
Subfamily:Sedoideae
Tribe:Sedeae
Subtribe:Sedinae
Genus:Pachyphytum
Link.
Species

See text.

Pachyphytum is a small genus of succulents in the Crassulaceae family, native from Mexico, lands at 600 to 1,500 meters high. The name comes from the ancient greek pachys (=thick) and phyton (=plant) because of the shape of the leaves..

Selected species[edit]

  • Pachyphytum bracteosum
  • Pachyphytum brevifolium
  • Pachyphytum caesium
  • Pachyphytum coeruleum
  • Pachyphytum compactum
  • Pachyphytum fittkaui
  • Pachyphytum garciae
  • Pachyphytum glutinicaule
  • Pachyphytum hookeri
  • Pachyphytum kimnachii
  • Pachyphytum longifolium
  • Pachyphytum machucae
  • Pachyphytum oviferum
  • Pachyphytum viride
  • Pachyphytum werdermannii

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