Coryphantha indensis I Bremer 1977

Plants solitary, flattened globose to globose, dark green, rounded to slightly depressed apically, to 8 cm (3.1 in) high, 8-9 cm (3.1-3.5 in) in diameter. Tubercles firm, round, with narrow shallow grooves, 8—10 mm (0.3—0.4 in) long, axils with white wool. Central spine one, often absent, awl shaped, stiff, curved slightly downward, not hooked, blackish to gray, 16-17 mm (0.6-0.7 in) long. Radial spines 16-19, needlelike, mostly straight, expanded basally, gray, 10-12 mm (0.40.5 in) long. Flowers funnelform, glossy lemon yellow, 3.5-4 cm (1.4-1.6 in) in diameter. Fruits obovate, juicy, dull green, 20-22 mm (0.8-0.9 in) long, to 12 mm (0.5 in) in diameter. Distribution: Durango, Mexico.

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