Opuntia repens

Opuntia repens

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
Series: O. ser. Nopalea
Species: Opuntia repens

NameEdit

  • Opuntia repens Bello, Anales Soc. Esp. Hist. Nat. 10: 277. 1881.

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SynonymsEdit

  • Opuntia borinquensis Britton & Rose, Cactaceae 1: 103. 1919 syn. sec. Majure 2021

DistributionEdit

Native distribution areas:
  • Continental: Southern America
    • Regional: Caribbean
      • Haiti, Leeward Is., Puerto Rico

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

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Vernacular namesEdit

English: roving pricklypear, Roving Pricklypear
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