⚠ Version 1 of The Plant List has been superseded.
This name is in version 1.1 of The Plant List, record tro-5107913, with some changes.
This name is a synonym of Opuntia microdasys subsp. microdasys .
The record derives from Tropicos which reports it as a synonym (record 5107913) with original publication details: Cacti 83 83 1951.