1. Family: Cactaceae Juss.
    1. Genus: Opuntia Mill.
      1. Opuntia retrorsa Speg.

        This species is accepted, and its native range is Bolivia to W. Central Brazil and N. Argentina.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Argentina Northeast, Argentina Northwest, Bolivia, Brazil West-Central, Paraguay, Uruguay

    Opuntia retrorsa Speg. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Pedersen [3915], Argentina K000100919
    Nee [37913], Bolivia K000100765
    Shafer [107], Argentina K000100922
    Shafer [73], Argentina K000100921
    Shafer [53], Argentina K000100918
    Shafer [75], Argentina K000100917
    Shafer [91], Argentina K000100920

    First published in Anales Mus. Nac. Buenos Aires 11: 517 (1905)

    Accepted by

    • Hunt, D. (2016). CITES Cactaceae Checklist, ed. 3: 1-174. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • Forzza, R.C., Zappi, D. & Souza, V.C. (2016-continuously updated). Flora do Brasil 2020 em construção http://reflora.jbrj.gov.br/reflora/listaBrasil/ConsultaPublicaUC/ResultadoDaConsultaNovaConsulta.do.
    • Hunt, D. (2016). CITES Cactaceae Checklist, ed. 3: 1-174. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
    • Zuloaga, F.O., Morrone, O. , Belgrano, M.J., Marticorena, C. & Marchesi, E. (eds.) (2008). Catálogo de las Plantas Vasculares del Cono Sur Monographs in Systematic Botany from the Missouri Botanical Garden 107: 1-3348. Missouri Botanical Garden.

    Sources

    Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
    'The Herbarium Catalogue, Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. Published on the Internet http://www.kew.org/herbcat [accessed on Day Month Year]'. Please enter the date on which you consulted the system.

    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

    Kew Science Photographs
    Digital Image © Board of Trustees, RBG Kew http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/