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, Myanmar, New Caledonia, Portugal, Saudi Arabia, South Carolina, South China Sea, Spain, Sri Lanka, Vietnam, 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.
    • Holmes, K. (2016). Morphological and Ecological Characterization of Opuntia Miller on the Coast of South Carolina All Theses 2466: 1-110. TigerPrints.
    • 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.
    • Kress, W.J., DeFilipps, R.A., Farr, E. & Kyi, D.Y.Y. (2003). A Checklist of the Trees, Shrubs, Herbs and Climbers of Myanmar Contributions from the United States National Herbarium 45: 1-590. Smithsonian Institution.
    • Lê, T.C. (2003). Danh l?c các loài th?c v?t Vi?t Nam 2: 1-1203. Hà N?i : Nhà xu?t b?n Nông nghi?p.
    • Dassanayake (ed.) (1999). A Revised Handbook to the Flora of Ceylon 13: 1-284. Oxford & IBH Publishing Co. PVT. LTD., New Delhi, Calcutta.
    • 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.
    • Holmes, K. (2016). Morphological and Ecological Characterization of Opuntia Miller on the Coast of South Carolina All Theses 2466: 1-110. TigerPrints.
    • 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.
    • Kress, W.J., DeFilipps, R.A., Farr, E. & Kyi, D.Y.Y. (2003). A Checklist of the Trees, Shrubs, Herbs and Climbers of Myanmar Contributions from the United States National Herbarium 45: 1-590. Smithsonian Institution.
    • Lê, T.C. (2003). Danh l?c các loài th?c v?t Vi?t Nam 2: 1-1203. Hà N?i : Nhà xu?t b?n Nông nghi?p.
    • Collenette, S. (1999). Wildflowers of Saudi Arabia: 1-799. National commission for wildlife conservation and development (NCWCD), Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.
    • Dassanayake (ed.) (1999). A Revised Handbook to the Flora of Ceylon 13: 1-284. Oxford & IBH Publishing Co. PVT. LTD., New Delhi, Calcutta.
    • 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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