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Taxon: Opuntia basilaris Engelm. & J. M. Bigelow var. treleasei (J. M. Coult.) J. M. Coult. ex Toumey

 
Genus: Opuntia
Family: Cactaceae
Subfamily: Opuntioideae
Tribe: Opuntieae
Nomen number: 319922
Place of publication: L. H. Bailey, Cycl. Amer. hort. 3:1147. 1901
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 28-Aug-2002 by ARS Systematic Botanists.
Accessions: 0 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Autonyms (not in current use) and synonyms:

(≡ homotypic synonym, = heterotypic synonym, - autonym)

Common names:

  • Bakersfield cactus  (Source: US Fish & Wildl List) - English
  • Kern beaver-tail prickly-pear  (Source: F NAmer) - English
  • Trelease's beaver-tail cactus  (Source: Cact Fam) - English
  • Trelease's beaver-tail prickly-pear  (Source: Cact Fam) - English

Economic Importance:

  • Center for Plant Conservation listed:
  • CITES Appendix II:

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Northern America
    • SOUTHWESTERN U.S.A.: United States [California (Kern & San Bernardino (s.e.) Cos.)]


References:

  1. Anderson, E. F. 2001. The cactus family
  2. Benson, L. 1982. The cacti of the United States and Canada
  3. Center for Plant Conservation. Center for Plant Conservation National Collection of Endangered Plants (on-line resource).
  4. CITES. Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora (CITES) Appendices I, II and III (on-line resource).
  5. FNA Editorial Committee. 1993-. Flora of North America.
  6. Hickman, J. C., ed. 1993. The Jepson manual: higher plants of California
  7. Kartesz, J. T. 1994. A synonymized checklist of the vascular flora of the United States, Canada, and Greenland.
  8. United States Fish and Wildlife Service. U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service. Species Information: threatened and endangered animals and plants (on-line resource). Note: = Opuntia treleasei

Check other web resources for Opuntia basilaris Engelm. & J. M. Bigelow var. treleasei (J. M. Coult.) J. M. Coult. ex Toumey :

  • Flora of North America: Collaborative Floristic Effort of North American Botanists
  • PLANTS: USDA-NRCS Database of Plants of the United States and its Territories
  • TROPICOS: Nomenclatural and Specimen Database of the Missouri Botanical Garden
  • ePIC: Electronic Plant Information Centre of Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
  • AGRICOLA: Article Citation Database or NAL Catalog of USDA's National Agricultural Library
  • Entrez: NCBI's search engine for PubMed citations, GenBank sequences, etc.
  • PubAg: USDA's National Agricultural Library database of full-text journal articles and citations on the agricultural sciences.

Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2019. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?id=319922. Accessed 18 August 2019.