Cylindropuntia (Engelm.) F.M.Knuth

First published in Nye kaktusbog: 35, 102 (1930)
This genus is accepted
The native range of this genus is SW. & Central U.S.A. to Venezuela, Caribbean.

Distribution

Native to:

Arizona, California, Colombia, Colorado, Cuba, Dominican Republic, Haiti, Kansas, Mexican Pacific Is., Mexico Central, Mexico Gulf, Mexico Northeast, Mexico Northwest, Mexico Southwest, Nevada, New Mexico, Oklahoma, Texas, Trinidad-Tobago, Utah, Venezuela, Venezuelan Antilles

Introduced into:

Argentina Northeast, Argentina Northwest, Bolivia, Botswana, Canary Is., Cape Provinces, Chile North, Ecuador, Free State, KwaZulu-Natal, Lesotho, Libya, Morocco, Namibia, New South Wales, New Zealand North, North Caucasus, Northern Provinces, Northern Territory, Peru, Queensland, Saudi Arabia, South Australia, Spain, Transcaucasus, Tunisia, Victoria, Western Australia, Zimbabwe

Accepted Species

POWO follows these authorities in accepting this name:

  • Govaerts, R. (1999). World Checklist of Seed Plants 3(1, 2a & 2b): 1-1532. MIM, Deurne.

Other Data

Other Kew resources that provide information on this taxon:

Sources

  • Kew Backbone Distributions

    • The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants 2023. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and https://powo.science.kew.org/
    • © Copyright 2022 World Checklist of Vascular Plants. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0
  • Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone

    • The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants 2023. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and https://powo.science.kew.org/
    • © Copyright 2022 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0