Grusonia schottii

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Grusonia schottii


Taxonavigation: Caryophyllales 
Classification System: APG IV

Superregnum: Eukaryota
Regnum: Plantae
Cladus: Angiosperms
Cladus: Eudicots
Cladus: Core eudicots
Ordo: Caryophyllales

Familia: Cactaceae
Subfamilia: Opuntioideae
Tribus: Cylindropuntieae
Genus: Grusonia
Species: Grusonia schottii


Grusonia schottii (Engelm.) H.Rob., Phytologia 26(3): 176. (1973)


  • Basionym
    • Opuntia schottii Engelm. - Proc. Amer. Acad. Arts 3: 304. (1856)
  • Homotypic
    • Cylindropuntia schottii (Engelm.) F.M.Knuth, Nye kaktusbog: 132. (1930)
    • Corynopuntia schottii (Engelm.) F.M.Knuth Kaktus-ABC [Backeb. & Knuth] 114. (1936)


Native distribution areas:
Grusonia schottii
  • Continental: Northern America
    • Regional: Mexico
      • Mexico Northeast
    • Regional: Southern Central USA
      • Texas

References: Brummitt, R.K. 2001. TDWG – World Geographical Scheme for Recording Plant Distributions, 2nd Edition


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English: Big Bend pricklypear, Clavellina, Devil Cactus, Dog Cholla, Schott Club Cactus
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