Opuntia streptacantha

Opuntia streptacantha

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. Streptacanthae
Species: Opuntia streptacantha

NameEdit

Opuntia streptacantha Lem., 1839

SynonymsEdit

  • Heterotypic
    • Opuntia cardona F.A.C.Weber, Dict. Hort.: 895. 1898 syn. sec. Tropicos
    • Opuntia cardonae F.A.C.Weber, Dict. Hort. 2: 895. 1898 syn. sec. Kew WCVP (2019)
    • Opuntia coindetti F.A.C.Weber, Dict. Hort.: 895. 1898 syn. sec. Tropicos
    • Opuntia castillae Griffiths in Rep. (Annual) Missouri Bot. Gard. 19: 261–262, pl. 24. 1908 syn. sec. Majure 2021
    • Opuntia pachona Griffiths in Rep. (Annual) Missouri Bot. Gard. 21: 168–169, t. 22. 1910 syn. sec. Hunt 2016
    • Opuntia streptacantha var. pachona (Griffiths) K.Hammer in Kulturpflanze 24: 262. 1976 syn. sec. Kew WCVP (2019)
    • Opuntia diplacantha A.Berger, Hort. Mortol.: 232. 1912 syn. sec. Britton & Rose 1919
    • Opuntia incarnadilla Griffiths in Rep. (Annual) Missouri Bot. Gard. 22: 27–28, pl. 4–5. 1912 syn. sec. Majure 2021
    • Opuntia arcei Cárdenas in Cact. Succ. J. (Los Angeles) 28: 113, f. 77–78. 1956 syn. sec. Hunt 2016
    • Opuntia streptacantha subsp. aguirriana Scheinvar & A.Rodr. in Anales Inst. Biol. Univ. Nac. Autón. México, Bot. 74: 304. 2004 ["2003"] syn. sec. Hunt 2016

DistributionEdit

Native distribution areas:
  • Continental: Southern America
    • Regional: Central America
      • Guatemala
  • Continental: Northern America
    • Regional: Southwestern USA
      • Mexico Central, Mexico Gulf, Mexico Northeast, Mexico Southwest
  • Introduced into:
      • Queensland

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

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Vernacular namesEdit

español: Nopal Cardón
中文: 旋刺仙人掌
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