This name is a synonym of Corynopuntia parishii (Orcutt) F.M.Knuth.
The record derives from WCSP (in review)
(data supplied on 2012-03-23)
which reports it as a synonym with original publication details: J. Arizona-Nevada Acad. Sci. 32: 50 1999.
Full publication details for this name can be found in IPNI: http://ipni.org/urn:lsid:ipni.org:names:1010427-1.
This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-2833776, and has not been changed.