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This name is the accepted name of a species in the genus Opuntia (family Cactaceae).
The record derives from WCSP (in review) (data supplied on ) which reports it as an accepted name with original publication details: Proc. Biol. Soc. Wash. 29: 10 1916.
Full publication details for this name can be found in IPNI:
See "Status", "Confidence level", "Source" for definitions.
|Name||Status||Confidence level||Source||Date supplied|
|Opuntia engelmannii subsp. aciculata||Synonym||WCSP (in review)|
|Opuntia engelmannii var. aciculata||Synonym||WCSP (in review)|
|Opuntia engelmannii var. aciculata||Synonym||TRO|
|Opuntia engelmannii var. flexospina||Synonym||WCSP (in review)|
|Opuntia flexospina||Synonym||WCSP (in review)|
|Opuntia lindheimeri var. aciculata||Synonym||WCSP (in review)|
|Opuntia strigii var. flexospina||Synonym||WCSP (in review)|
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This name record (from WCSP (in review)) was not included in version 1 of The Plant List. It is possible the same name was included from a different data source, to check this you can search for Opuntia aciculata in version 1 of The Plant List.