Genus: Opuntia Mill.

 
Family: Cactaceae
  Subfamily: Opuntioideae
      Tribe: Opuntieae
Common names: prickly-pear
Genus number: 8512
Last updated: 13-Feb-2004
Accession Count: 709

List of Species Records in GRIN

References for  genus:

  • Anderson, E. F. The cactus family. 2001. (Cact Fam)
  • Stuppy, W. 2002. Seed characters and the generic classification of the Opuntioideae (Cactaceae). Succ. Pl. Res. 6:51.
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