Cylindropuntia ramosissima (Engelm.) F.M.Knuth [ Opuntia tessellata Engelm.]
Bigelow, J.M., Plates to the Cactaceae of Whipple’s expedition (1856)
Expl. Railroad Mississippi Pacific

(1856)
t. 21
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name recognized:
1139559 Cylindropuntia ramosissima (Engelm.) F.M.Knuth
name recognized (basionym):
720749 Opuntia ramosissima Engelm.

name cited:
720905 Opuntia tessellata Engelm.

drawing: P. Roetter
family: Cactaceae
subfamily: Opuntioideae
epithet cited: tessellatus,-a,-um

epithet recognized: ramosissimus,-a,-um

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contact about this record homotypic synonyms:
Grusonia ramosissima (Engelm.) G.D.Rowley; Opuntia ramosissima Engelm.;
heterotypic synonyms:
Opuntia tessellata Engelm.;
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