Taxon profile


Consolea Lem.

kingdom Plantae - plants »  divisio Magnoliophyta - flowering plants »  class Rosopsida - eudicots »  order Caryophyllales »  family Cactaceae »  subfamily Opuntioideae

Included taxa

Number of records: 9

species Consolea corallicola Small - Semaphore Pricklypear
species Consolea falcata (Ekman & Werdermann) F.M. Knuth
species Consolea macracantha (Grisebach) A. Berger

Consolea macracantha

species Consolea millspaughii (Britton) A. Berger
species Consolea moniliformis (L.) A.Berger - Tuna
species Consolea nashii (Britton) A. Berger
species Consolea picardae (Urban) Areces

Consolea picardae

species Consolea rubescens (Salm-Dyck ex DC.) Lem. - Sour Pricklypear
species Consolea spinosissima (Mill.) Lem. - Semaphore Cactus

Links and literature

EN C. Ulloa et al. (2017): An integrated assessment of the vascular plant species of the Americas, Science. 358. 1614-1617 [as Consolea Lem.]
Data retrieved on: 19 September 2019

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