1. Family: Cactaceae Juss.
    1. Genus: Opuntia Mill.
      1. Opuntia militaris Britton & Rose

        This species is accepted, and its native range is Cuba.

    Distribution

    Opuntia militaris Britton & Rose appears in other Kew resources:

    First published in Cact. 1: 104 (1919)

    Accepted by

    • Majure, L.C., Soltis, D.E., Soltis, P.S. & Judd, W.S. (2014). A case of mistaken identity, Opuntia abjecta, long-lost in synonymy under the Caribbean species, O. triacantha, and a reassessment of the enigmatic O. cubensis Brittonia 66: 118-130. New York Botanical Garden.

    Not accepted by

    • Hunt, D. (2016). CITES Cactaceae Checklist, ed. 3: 1-174. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. [Cited as Opuntia triacantha.]
    • Acevedo-Rodríguez, P. & Strong, M.T. (2012). Catalogue of seed plants of the West Indies Smithsonian Contributions to Botany 98: 1-1192. [Cited as Opuntia triacantha.]

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • Majure, L.C., Soltis, D.E., Soltis, P.S. & Judd, W.S. (2014). A case of mistaken identity, Opuntia abjecta, long-lost in synonymy under the Caribbean species, O. triacantha, and a reassessment of the enigmatic O. cubensis Brittonia 66: 118-130. New York Botanical Garden.

    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