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M Cylindropuntia leptocaulis (DC.) F.M.Knuth is an accepted name

This name is the accepted name of a species in the genus Cylindropuntia (family Cactaceae).

The record derives from WCSP (in review) (data supplied on ) which reports it as an accepted name with original publication details: Kaktus-ABC 122 1935.

Synonyms:

See "Status", "Confidence level", "Source" for definitions.

Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied
Cylindropuntia brittonii (J.G.Ortega) Backeb. Synonym M WCSP (in review)
Cylindropuntia leptocaulis var. badia (A. Berger) F.M. Knuth Synonym L TRO
Cylindropuntia leptocaulis var. brevispina (Engelm.) F.M. Knuth Synonym L TRO
Cylindropuntia leptocaulis var. glauca Backeb. Synonym L WCSP (in review)
Cylindropuntia leptocaulis var. longispina (Engelm.) F.M.Knuth Synonym L WCSP (in review)
Cylindropuntia leptocaulis var. robustior (A. Berger) F.M. Knuth Synonym L TRO
Cylindropuntia leptocaulis var. vaginata (Engelm.) F.M. Knuth Synonym L TRO
Cylindropuntia mortolensis (Britton & Rose) F.M.Knuth Synonym M WCSP (in review)
Grusonia leptocaulis (DC.) G.D.Rowley Synonym M WCSP (in review)
Opuntia brittonii González Ortega, Jesús Synonym M TRO
Opuntia fragilis var. frutescens Engelm. & A. Gray Synonym L TRO
Opuntia frutescens Engelm. Synonym M TRO
Opuntia frutescens var. brevispina Engelm. Synonym L TRO
Opuntia frutescens var. longispina Engelm. Synonym L TRO
Opuntia gracilis Pfeiff. Synonym M TRO
Opuntia leptocaulis DC. Synonym M WCSP (in review)
Opuntia leptocaulis var. badia A. Berger Synonym L TRO
Opuntia leptocaulis var. brevispina (Engelm.) S. Watson Synonym L TRO
Opuntia leptocaulis var. brittonii (González Ortega, Jesús) Bravo Synonym L TRO
Opuntia leptocaulis var. longispina (Engelm.) A. Berger Synonym L TRO
Opuntia leptocaulis var. robustior A. Berger Synonym L TRO
Opuntia leptocaulis var. vaginata (Engelm.) S. Watson Synonym L TRO
Opuntia mortolensis Britton & Rose Synonym M WCSP (in review)
Opuntia ramulifera Salm-Dyck Synonym M TRO
Opuntia vaginata Engelm. Synonym M TRO

Infraspecific taxa:

This species contains the following infraspecific taxa*.

See "Status", "Confidence level", "Source" for definitions.

Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied Synonyms
Cylindropuntia leptocaulis var. pleuriseta (A. Berger) F.M. Knuth Accepted L TRO 1

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Earlier versions

This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-2750418.

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