Taxon profile


Walkingstick Cactus
Cylindropuntia spinosior (Engelm.) F.M. Knuth

kingdom Plantae - plants »  divisio Magnoliophyta - flowering plants »  class Rosopsida - eudicots »  order Caryophyllales »  family Cactaceae »  genus Cylindropuntia - Devil's Rope

Scientific synonyms

Opuntia whipplei var. spinosior Engelm.
Opuntia spinosior (Engelm.) Toumey

Least Concern LC

Links and literature

EN IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2018-1 [152534]

IUCN Red List of Threatened Species [] [as Cylindropuntia spinosior (Engelm.) F.M.Knuth]
Data retrieved on: 3 August 2018
EN C. Ulloa et al. (2017): An integrated assessment of the vascular plant species of the Americas, Science. 358. 1614-1617 [as Cylindropuntia spinosior (Engelm.) F.M. Knuth]
Data retrieved on: 19 September 2019

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