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  • Cactus opuntia L.

This is a synonym of Opuntia humifusa (Raf.) Raf.

Cactus opuntia L. appears in other Kew resources:

First published in Sp. Pl.: 468 (1753)

Not accepted by

  • Hunt, D., Taylor, N. & Chales, G. (2006). The new Cactus lexicon Text: 1-373. dh books, Milborne Port, England. [Cited as Opuntia humifusa.]
  • Park, C.W. (ed.) (2018). Flora of Korea 3: 1-131. National Institute of Biological Resources. [Cited as Opuntia ficus-indica.]

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