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Search Results:     Genus: Opuntia  

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Checklist from Wisconsin State Herbarium
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      Family Cactaceae (click for list of genera only)  
            Opuntia Mill. *
              prickly-pear (DISTRIBUTION MAP GALLERY of SPECIES)
            Opuntia fragilis (Nutt.) Haw. * +
              brittle prickly-pear, fragile prickly-pear, little prickly-pear
                 Cactus fragilis Nutt.
                 Opuntia brachyarthra Engelm. & J.M.Bigelow
                 Opuntia fragilis (Nutt.) Haw. var. brachyarthra (Engelm. & J.M.Bigelow) J.M.Coult.
                 Opuntia fragilis (Nutt.) Haw. var. denudata Wiegand & Backeb.
                 Opuntia fragilis (Nutt.) Haw. var. fragilis
                 Opuntia schweriniana K.Schum.
Image of Opuntia fragilis (Nutt.) Haw.
            Opuntia humifusa (Raf.) Raf. var. humifusa *
              [Excluded] eastern prickly-pear cactus
                 Opuntia austrina Small
                 Opuntia calcicola Wherry
                 Opuntia compressa auct. non J.F.Macbr.
                 Opuntia compressa J.F.Macbr. var. allairei (Griffiths) Weniger
                 Opuntia compressa J.F.Macbr. var. austrina (Small) L.D.Benson
                 Opuntia compressa J.F.Macbr. var. compressa
                 Opuntia compressa J.F.Macbr. var. fuscoatra (Engelm.) Weniger
                 Opuntia compressa J.F.Macbr. var. microsperma (Engelm. & Bigelow) L.D.Benson
                 Opuntia humifusa (Raf.) Raf. var. ammophila (Small) L.D.Benson
                 Opuntia humifusa (Raf.) Raf. var. austrina (Small) Dress
                 Opuntia impedata Small ex Britton & Rose
                 Opuntia opuntia (L.) H.Karst.
                 Opuntia rafinesquei Engelm.
Image of Opuntia humifusa (Raf.) Raf. var. humifusa
            Opuntia macrorhiza Engelm. * +
              plains prickly-pear, twist-spine prickly-pear
                 Opuntia compressa J.F.Macbr. var. grandiflora (Engelm.) Weniger
                 Opuntia compressa J.F.Macbr. var. macrorhiza (Engelm.) L.D.Benson
                 Opuntia compressa J.F.Macbr. var. stenochila (Engelm.) Weniger
                 Opuntia grandiflora Engelm.
                 Opuntia leptocarpa Mackensen
                 Opuntia mackensenii Rose
                 Opuntia macrorhiza Engelm. var. macrorhiza
                 Opuntia mesacantha Raf. var. macrorhiza (Engelm) J.M.Coult.
                 Opuntia plumbea Rose
                 Opuntia tortispina Engelm. & Bigelow
Image of Opuntia macrorhiza Engelm.
            Opuntia polyacantha Haw. *
              [Excluded] plains prickly-pear
Image of Opuntia polyacantha Haw.

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