1. Family: Cactaceae Juss.
    1. Genus: Opuntia Mill.
      1. Opuntia dillenii (Ker Gawl.) Haw.

        This species is accepted, and its native range is Mexico, S. Jamaica.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Jamaica, Mexico Gulf, Mexico Northeast, Mexico Southeast, Mexico Southwest

    Introduced into:

    Bangladesh, Colombia, Florida, France, Galápagos, Gulf of Guinea Is., Haiti, Italy, New Caledonia, Portugal, Spain, West Himalaya, Yemen

    Opuntia dillenii (Ker Gawl.) Haw. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    14480.000
    K000100958
    K000100957
    K000100959
    Nigeria K000100956
    K000100485
    Hong Kong K000100490
    India K000100501
    India K000100505
    Wilson [7904], Bahamas K000100625
    Baker [2688], Cuba K000100683
    Hall [2691], Ghana K000100508
    Hall [2691], Ghana K000100509
    Robertson [5519], Jamaica K000100684
    von Türckheim, H. [2678] K000100685
    Gamble [16410], India K000100503
    Gamble [21764], India K000100504
    Gaumer [23258], Mexico K000062523
    Gaumer [626], Mexico K000062526
    Ekman H [H7969], Haiti K000100686
    Madsen [61042], Ecuador K000275248
    Madsen [61042], Ecuador K000275249
    Rose [0], Mexico K000062525
    Howard [18671] K000100691
    Howard [18383] K000100689
    Howard [18684] K000100690
    Howard [18386] K000100688
    Adams, M. [27] K000100687
    Matthew, M. K. [RHT7181] K000275273
    Ern et al [1061], Togo K000100510
    Terry et al [205], Botswana K000100534
    Combs [648], Cuba K000100682
    Coorey [69091405], Sri Lanka K000100497
    Tutcher [0], Hong Kong K000100491
    Wood, I. J. R. [3371], Yemen K000100476
    Wood, I. J. R. [3066], Yemen K000100475
    Saheru [474], Iraq K000100481
    Meyers [6278], Israel K000100477
    Bourgeaux [13] K000100486
    Bourgeaux [0] K000100487
    Moldenke [938], USA K000100626
    Shi Ying Hu [10410], Hong Kong K000100492
    Lushington et al [0], India K000100502

    First published in Suppl. Pl. Succ.: 79 (1819)

    Accepted by

    • Vázquez Pardo, F.M. & García Alonso, D. (2017). Aproximación al conocimiento del grupo Opuntia Mill. (s.l.) (Cactaceae) en Extremadura (España) Folia Botanica Extremadurensis 11: 51-75.
    • Villaseñor, J.L. (2016). Checklist of the native vascular plants of Mexico Revista Mexicana de Biodiversidad 87: 559-902.
    • Mottram, R. (2013). Linnaean cactus legacy The Cactician 3: 1-83.
    • Mostaph, M.K. & Uddin, S.B. (2013). Dictionary of plant names of Bangladesh, Vasc. Pl.: 1-434. Janokalyan Prokashani, Chittagong, Bangladesh.
    • Dobignard, A. & Chatelain, C. (2011). Index synonymique de la flore d'Afrique du nord 3: 1-449. Éditions des conservatoire et jardin botaniques, Genève.
    • Yan, X.L. & Ma, J.S. (2011). Nomenclatural notes on alien invasive vascular plants in China Plant Diversity and Resources 33: 132-142.
    • Akoègninou, A., van der Burg, W.J. & van der Maesen, L.J.G. (eds.) (2006). Flore Analytique du Bénin: 1-1034. Backhuys Publishers.
    • Wood, J.R.I. (1997). A handbook of the Yemen Flora: 1-434. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
    • MacKee, H.S. (1994). Catalogue des plantes introduites et cultivées en Nouvelle-Calédonie, ed. 2: 1-164. Museum national d'histoire naturelle, Paris.
    • Exell, A.W. (1973). Angiosperms of the islands of the gulf of Guinea (Fernando Po, Príncipe, S.Tomé, and Annobon) Bulletin of the British Museum (Natural History). Botany 4: 325-411.

    Not accepted by

    • Hunt, D. (2016). CITES Cactaceae Checklist, ed. 3: 1-174. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. [Cited as Opuntia stricta.]
    • Hunt, D., Taylor, N. & Chales, G. (2006). The new Cactus lexicon Text: 1-373. dh books, Milborne Port, England. [Cited as Opuntia stricta.]
    • Germishuizen, G. & Meyer, N.L. (eds.) (2003). Plants of Southern Africa an annotated checklist Strelitzia 14: 1-1231. National Botanical Institute, Pretoria. [Cited as Opuntia stricta.]
    • Flora of North America Editorial Committee (2003). Flora of North America North of Mexico 4: 1-559. Oxford University Press, New York, Oxford. [Cited as Opuntia stricta.]
    • Edwards, S., Tadesse, M., Demissew, S. & Hedberg, I. (eds.) (2000). Flora of Ethiopia and Eritrea 2(1): 1-532. The National Herbarium, Addis Ababa University, Ethiopia & The Department of Systematic Botany, Upps. [Cited as Opuntia stricta.]

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • Vázquez Pardo, F.M. & García Alonso, D. (2017). Aproximación al conocimiento del grupo Opuntia Mill. (s.l.) (Cactaceae) en Extremadura (España) Folia Botanica Extremadurensis 11: 51-75.
    • Villaseñor, J.L. (2016). Checklist of the native vascular plants of Mexico Revista Mexicana de Biodiversidad 87: 559-902.
    • Mostaph, M.K. & Uddin, S.B. (2013). Dictionary of plant names of Bangladesh, Vasc. Pl.: 1-434. Janokalyan Prokashani, Chittagong, Bangladesh.
    • Bhellum, B.L. (2012). Flora exotica of Jammu and Kashmir (List- I) Journal of Economic and Taxonomic Botany 36: 33-45.
    • Acevedo-Rodríguez, P. & Strong, M.T. (2012). Catalogue of seed plants of the West Indies Smithsonian Contributions to Botany 98: 1-1192.
    • Wood, J.R.I. (1997). A handbook of the Yemen Flora: 1-434. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
    • MacKee, H.S. (1994). Catalogue des plantes introduites et cultivées en Nouvelle-Calédonie, ed. 2: 1-164. Museum national d'histoire naturelle, Paris.
    • Exell, A.W. (1973). Angiosperms of the islands of the gulf of Guinea (Fernando Po, Príncipe, S.Tomé, and Annobon) Bulletin of the British Museum (Natural History). Botany 4: 325-411.
    • Tutin, T.G. & al. (eds.) (1968). Flora Europaea 2: 1-469. Cambridge University Press.

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