1. Family: Cactaceae Juss.
    1. Genus: Opuntia Mill.
      1. Species: Opuntia elata Link & Otto ex Salm-Dyck
        1. Opuntia elata var. delaetiana F.A.C.Weber

        This variety is accepted, and its native range is SE. Bolivia to N. Argentina.

    Distribution

    Native to:

    Argentina Northeast, Argentina Northwest, Bolivia, Paraguay

    Opuntia elata var. delaetiana F.A.C.Weber appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Shafer [130], Argentina Opuntia delaetiana K000100904
    Shafer [116], Argentina Opuntia delaetiana K000100905
    Shafer [141], Paraguay Opuntia delaetiana K000100715

    First published in Bull. Mus. Hist. Nat. (Paris) 10: 392 (1904)

    Not accepted by

    • Laura Las Peñas, M. & al. (2017). Taxonomic and cytogenetic studies in Opuntia ser. Armatae (Cactaceae) Botany 95: 101-120. [Cited as Opuntia elata var. cardiosperma.]

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • Laura Las Peñas, M. & al. (2017). Taxonomic and cytogenetic studies in Opuntia ser. Armatae (Cactaceae) Botany 95: 101-120.

    Sources

    Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
    'The Herbarium Catalogue, Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. Published on the Internet http://www.kew.org/herbcat [accessed on Day Month Year]'. Please enter the date on which you consulted the system.

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2019. 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 2019. 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