Cylindropuntia acanthocarpa (Engelm. & J.M.Bigelow) F.M.Knuth [ Opuntia acanthocarpa Engelm. & J.M.Bigelow]
Bigelow, J.M., Plates to the Cactaceae of Whipple’s expedition (1856)
Expl. Railroad Mississippi Pacific

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recognized name:
1139450 Cylindropuntia acanthocarpa (Engelm. & J.M.Bigelow) F.M.Knuth
recognized name (basionym):
719850 Opuntia acanthocarpa Engelm. & J.M.Bigelow
cited name:
719850 Opuntia acanthocarpa Engelm. & J.M.Bigelow
family: Cactaceae
subfamily: Opuntioideae
epithet: acanthocarpus,-a,-um

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Missouri Botanical Garden, St. Louis, U.S.A.
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contact about this record homotypic synonyms:
Cylindropuntia acanthocarpa subsp. major (Engelm. & J.M.Bigelow) U.Guzmán; Grusonia acanthocarpa (Engelm. & J.M.Bigelow) G.D.Rowley; Opuntia acanthocarpa Engelm. & J.M.Bigelow;
heterotypic synonyms:
Opuntia thornberi Thornber & Bonker;
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