Cactus compressus Salisb.

First published in Prodr. Stirp. Chap. Allerton: 348 (1796), nom. superfl.
This name is a synonym of Opuntia ficus-indica

POWO follows these authorities in synonymising this name:

  • Tashev, A. (2012). Characteristics of the Opuntia humifusa (Cactaceae) locality in the Harmanli district, South Bulgaria. Phytologia Balcanica 18: 11-16. [Cited as Opuntia humifusa.]

Other Data

Other Kew resources that provide information on this taxon:

Sources

  • Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone

    • The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants 2024. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and https://powo.science.kew.org/
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