⚠ Version 1 of The Plant List has been superseded.
This name is in version 1.1 of The Plant List, record kew-2607299, and has not been changed.
This name is a synonym of Cylindropuntia prolifera (Engelm.) F.M.Knuth.
The record derives from WCSP (in review) which reports it as a synonym with original publication details: Tephrocactus Study Group 12(3): 45 2006.
Full publication details for this name can be found in IPNI: urn:lsid:ipni.org:names:77087886-1.