Genus: Nopalea Salm-Dyck

Possible synonym of: Opuntia Mill.

 
Family: Cactaceae
Subfamily: Opuntioideae
Tribe: Opuntieae
Genus number: 15574
Last updated: 17-Apr-2012
Accession Count: 8 (2 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

List of Species Records in GRIN

References for genus:

  • FNA Editorial Committee Flora of North America.. (F NAmer)
  • Hunt, D. et al., eds. The new cactus lexicon. 2006. (Cact Lexicon)
  • Hunt, D. R. & N. P. Taylor 1990. The genera of Cactaceae: progress towards consensus. (Bradleya) 8:88.
  • Leuenberger, B. E. 1987. A preliminary list of Cactaceae from the Guianas and recommendations for future collecting and preparation of specimens. (Willdenowia) 16:504.
  • Stuppy, W. 2002. Seed characters and the generic classification of the Opuntioideae (Cactaceae). Succ. Pl. Res. 6:50.
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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/taxonomygenus.aspx?id=15574. Accessed 22 March 2019.