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

Native to:

Galápagos

Opuntia galapageia Hensl. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
MacFarland [22], Ecuador K000100733
Stewart [3006], Ecuador K000100729
Howell [10058], Ecuador K000100730
Weber [0], Ecuador K000100728
Svenson [21], Ecuador K000100732
Svenson [192], Ecuador K000100731

First published in Mag. Zool. Bot. 1: 467 (1837)

Accepted by

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

Herbarium Catalogue Specimens

Kew Backbone Distributions
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Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2021. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
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