Opuntia pubescens

Opuntia pubescens

TaxonavigationEdit

Taxonavigation: Caryophyllales 
Classification System: APG IV

Superregnum: Eukaryota
Regnum: Plantae
Cladus: Angiosperms
Cladus: Eudicots
Cladus: Core eudicots
Ordo: Caryophyllales

Familia: Cactaceae
Subfamilia: Opuntioideae
Tribus: Opuntieae
Genus: Opuntia
Species:Opuntia pubescens

NameEdit

Opuntia pubescens H.L.Wendl., Cat. Hort. Herrnh. (1835) validated by Opuntia pubescens H.L.Wendl. ex Pfeiff., Enum. Diagn. Cact. 149. (1837)

SynonymsEdit

  • Homotypic
    • Cactus pubescens (H.L.Wendl. ex Pfeiff.) Lem., Cactées: 87. 1868
  • Heterotypic
    • Cactus nanus Kunth, Nov. Gen. Sp. (quarto ed.) 6: 68. 1823
      • Cereus nanus (Kunth) DC., Prodr. 3: 470. 1828
      • Platyopuntia nana (Kunth) F.Ritter, Kakteen Südamerika 2: 495. 1980
    • Opuntia nana Vis., Fl. Dalmat. 3: 143. 1852
      • Opuntia vulgaris var. nana (Vis.) K.Schum., Gesamtbeschr. Kakt.: 715. 1898
      • Opuntia vulgaris f. nana (Vis.) Schelle, Handb. Kakteenkult.: 50. 1907
    • Opuntia leptarthra F.A.C.Weber in Bull. Mus. Hist. Nat. (Paris) 10: 393. 1904
    • Opuntia taylorii Britton & Rose in Smithsonian Misc. Collect. 50: 520. 1908
    • Opuntia pascoensis Britton & Rose, Cactaceae 1: 101–102, t. 17, f. 1. 1919
    • Opuntia pestifer Britton & Rose, Cactaceae 1: 217, f. 281. 1919 syn. sec. Hunt 2016
    • Opuntia dumetorum A.Berger, Kakteen: 58. 1929 syn. sec. Hunt 2016
      • Corynopuntia dumetorum (A.Berger) F.M.Knuth, Kaktus-ABC: 116. 1936 ["1935"]
      • Platyopuntia dumetorum (A.Berger) F.Ritter, Kakteen Südamerika 1: 27. 1979
      • Grusonia dumetorum (A.Berger) E.F.Anderson in Cact. Succ. J. (Los Angeles) 71: 325. 1999
    • Opuntia hoffmannii Bravo in Anales Inst. Biol. Univ. Nac. Autón. México, Biol. 1: 89. 1930
    • Opuntia tayapayensis Cárdenas in Lilloa 23: 18. 1950
    • Platyopuntia infesta F.Ritter, Kakteen Südamerika 4: 1258. 1981
      • Opuntia infesta (F.Ritter) Iliff in Cactaceae Consensus Init. 2: 8. 1997

DistributionEdit

Native distribution areas:
  • Continental: Southern America
    • Regional: Western South America
      • Bolivia, Ecuador, Peru
    • Regional: Northern South America
      • Colombia, Venezuela
    • Regional: Central America
      • Guatemala, Honduras
    • Regional: Southern South America
      • Paraguay
  • Continental: Northern America
    • Regional: Mexico
      • Mexico Central, Mexico Gulf, Mexico Northeast, Mexico Northwest, Mexico Southeast, Mexico Southwest

References: Brummitt, R.K. 2001. TDWG – World Geographical Scheme for Recording Plant Distributions, 2nd Edition

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