1. Family: Cactaceae Juss.
    1. Genus: Opuntia Mill.
      1. Opuntia quitensis F.A.C.Weber

        This species is accepted, and its native range is SW. Colombia to Peru.

    [CPLC]

    Bernal, R., Gradstein, S.R. & Celis, M. (eds.). 2015. Catálogo de plantas y líquenes de Colombia. Instituto de Ciencias Naturales, Universidad Nacional de Colombia, Bogotá. http://catalogoplantasdecolombia.unal.edu.co

    Distribution
    Nativa en Colombia; Alt. 1900 m.; Andes.
    Habit
    Arbusto
    Conservation
    No Evaluada

    Distribution

    Native to:

    Colombia, Ecuador, Peru

    Opuntia quitensis F.A.C.Weber appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Sep 3, 2000 Madsen, J.E. [7197], Ecuador K000275333
    Hunt [89120], Ecuador K000100762
    Plowman [4596], Ecuador K000100763
    Madsen [50147], Ecuador K000100756
    Madsen [50147], Ecuador K000100755
    Madsen [61118], Ecuador K000100759
    Madsen [50275], Ecuador K000100761
    Madsen [61118], Ecuador K000100758
    Madsen [50206], Ecuador K000100754
    Madsen [50221], Ecuador K000100760
    Madsen et al [36818], Ecuador K000100753
    Madsen et al [36820], Ecuador K000100757
    Madsen et al [36818], Ecuador K000100752
    Hutchison [1579], Peru K000100764

    First published in D.G.J.Bois, Dict. Hort. 2: 894 (1898)

    Accepted by

    • Bernal, R., Gradstein, R.S. & Celis, M. (eds.) (2016). Catálogo de plantas y líquenes de Colombia 1-2: 1-3068. Libro impreso.
    • Hunt, D. (2016). CITES Cactaceae Checklist, ed. 3: 1-174. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • Bernal, R., Gradstein, R.S. & Celis, M. (eds.) (2016). Catálogo de plantas y líquenes de Colombia 1-2: 1-3068. Libro impreso.
    • Hunt, D. (2016). CITES Cactaceae Checklist, ed. 3: 1-174. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.

    Sources

    Catálogo de Plantas y Líquenes de Colombia
    http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0

    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