1. Family: Cactaceae Juss.
    1. Genus: Opuntia Mill.
      1. Opuntia orbiculata Salm-Dyck ex Pfeiff.

        This species is accepted, and its native range is W. Central & Central U.S.A. to N. Mexico.

    Distribution

    Native to:

    Arizona, Mexico Northeast, Mexico Northwest, Nevada, New Mexico, Oklahoma, Texas

    Opuntia orbiculata Salm-Dyck ex Pfeiff. appears in other Kew resources:

    First published in Enum. Diagn. Cact.: 156 (1837)

    Accepted by

    • Villaseñor, J.L. (2016). Checklist of the native vascular plants of Mexico Revista Mexicana de Biodiversidad 87: 559-902.

    Not accepted by

    • Hunt, D. (2016). CITES Cactaceae Checklist, ed. 3: 1-174. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. [Cited as Unplaced Name.]

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • Villaseñor, J.L. (2016). Checklist of the native vascular plants of Mexico Revista Mexicana de Biodiversidad 87: 559-902.

    Sources

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2019. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
    © Copyright 2017 World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0

    Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2019. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
    © Copyright 2017 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0