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This species is accepted, and its native range is W. & S. Peru.

Native to:

Peru

Cumulopuntia sphaerica (C.F.Först.) E.F.Anderson appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Hoxey [PH781.01], Peru 65326.000
Reed [0], Chile Opuntia sphaerica K000251194
Stafford [856], Puerto Rico Opuntia sphaerica K000100790
Werdermann [831], Chile Opuntia sphaerica K000100928
Hutchison [1235], Peru Opuntia sphaerica K000100787
Hutchison [1230], Peru Opuntia sphaerica K000100786
Hutchison [1265], Peru Opuntia sphaerica K000100789
Stafford [866], Peru Opuntia sphaerica K000251428
Stafford [856], Peru Opuntia sphaerica K000100788
Stafford [856], Peru Opuntia sphaerica K000251431
oxey, P. [801.05], Peru Cumulopuntia tumida 66221.000

First published in Cact. Succ. J. (Los Angeles) 71: 324 (1999)

Accepted by

  • Montesinos Tubée, D.B. (2012). Lista anotada de nuevas adiciones para la flora andina de Moquegua, Perú Revista Peruana de Biologia 19: 307-316.
  • Pinto, R. & Luebert, F. (2009). Datos sobre la flora vascular del desierto costero de Arica y Tarapaca, Chile, y sus relaciones fitogeograficas con el sur de Peru Gayana. Botánica 66: 28-49.

Herbarium Catalogue Specimens

Kew Backbone Distributions
The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2021. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
© Copyright 2017 World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0

Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2021. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
© Copyright 2017 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0