Synonym: Dolichothele uberiformis, Mammillaria longimamma var. uberiformis, Dolichothele longimamma ssp. uberiformis, Cactus uberiformis, Mammillaria longimamma, Mammillaria uberiformis, Neomammillaria uberiformis, Cactus alpinus, Mammillaria alpina, Neomammillaria longimamma, Cactus longimamma, Dolichothele longimamma, Mammillaria laeta
The name longimamma comes from the Latin for "long nipple", while uberiformis which appears in Dolichothele uberiformis means "shaped as an utter".
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