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M Cylindropuntia ramosissima (Engelm.) 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.


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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied
Cylindropuntia ramosissima var. cristata (K.Schum.) P.V.Heath Synonym L WCSP (in review)
Grusonia ramosissima (Engelm.) G.D.Rowley Synonym M WCSP (in review)
Opuntia ramosissima Engelm. Synonym M WCSP (in review)
Opuntia tessellata var. cristata K. Schum. Synonym L TRO

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Earlier versions

This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-2750437.

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