1. Opuntia engelmannii var. flexospina (Griffiths) B.D.Parfitt & Pinkava

    1. This is a synonym of Opuntia aciculata Griffiths

Opuntia engelmannii var. flexospina (Griffiths) B.D.Parfitt & Pinkava appears in other Kew resources:

First published in Madroño 35: 348 (1988 publ. 1989)

Not accepted by

  • Humphreys, A.M., Govaerts, R., Ficinski, S.Z., Nic Lughadha, E. & Vorontsova, M.S. (2019). Global dataset shows geography and life form predict modern plant extinction and rediscovery Nature Ecology & Evolution 3: 1043-1047. [Cited as Opuntia aciculata.]

Sources

Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2020. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
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