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Taxon: Opuntia crassa Haw.

 
Genus: Opuntia
Family: Cactaceae
Subfamily: Opuntioideae
Tribe: Opuntieae
Nomen number: 443918
Place of publication: Suppl. pl. succ. 81. 1819
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 11-Mar-2004 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 13-Apr-2004
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 4 (4 active, 7 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Economic Importance:

  • CITES Appendix II:

Distributional Range:

    Cultivated (cult. in neotropics)

    Other (probable origin Mexico)

References:

  1. Anderson, E. F. The cactus family. 2001 (Cact Fam)
  2. Britton, N. L. & J. N. Rose The Cactaceae, descriptions and illustrations of plants of the cactus family. (Cact Britton & Rose)
  3. CITES Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora (CITES) Appendices I, II and III (on-line resource). (CITES Appendices)

Check other web resources for Opuntia crassa Haw. :

  • 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. 2018. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?id=443918. Accessed 20 November 2018.