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Lithops werneri C188 | by Gabriel Paladino Photography
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Lithops werneri C188

Miniature brain colony !

 

Scientific classification

Kingdom:Plantae

(unranked):Angiosperms

(unranked):Eudicots

(unranked):Core eudicots

Order:Caryophyllales

Family:Aizoaceae

Subfamily:Ruschioideae

Tribe:Ruschiae

Genus:Lithops

Species: L. werneri

 

Origin & Habitat: L. werneri has a monocolonial distribution limited to a small patch in the Erongo Mountains, Karibib district, Namibia.

 

Description: L. werneri is among the smallest species in the genus, if not the smallest of all the Lithops, with stubby, rounded, yet irregularly-lumpy leaf-pairs, mostly light grey or light greenish grey with several dark greenish brown lines and small pellucid dots.

 

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Taken on August 28, 2019