IUCN threat status:

Least Concern (LC)


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Range Description

Coryphantha macromeris has a wide range in the Chihuahuan Desert occurring in the states of Chihuahua, Coahuila, Durango, San Luis Potos, Tamaulipas and Zacatecas (Mexico); and in New Mexico and Texas (United States). The subspecies runyonii has a small disjunct range along the lower river-course of the Rio Grande, at sea level, between Brownsville and Rio Grande City (Texas), and a parallel range on the opposite river side in the Mexican state of Tamaulipas. It occurs at elevations from sea level to 1,350 m asl (Benson 1980).


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