Genus: Grusonia Rchb. f. ex Britton & Rose

Family: Cactaceae
Subfamily: Opuntioideae
Tribe: Cylindropuntieae
Genus number: 19438
Last updated: 28-Jan-2010
Accession Count: 1 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

List of Species Records in GRIN


  1. Anderson, E. F. 2001. The cactus family
  2. Griffith, M. P. 2002. Grusonia pulchella classification and its impacts on the genus Grusonia: morphological and molecular evidence. Haseltonia 9:86-93. Note: restricts only to G. bradtiana (J. M. Coult.) Britton & Rose
  3. Stuppy, W. 2002. Seed characters and the generic classification of the Opuntioideae (Cactaceae). Succ. Pl. Res. 6:38, 47. Note: accepts

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Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2020. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: Accessed 6 April 2020.