Nopalea cochenillifera (L.) Salm-Dyck,

Jarvis, Charlie, 2007, Chapter 7: Linnaean Plant Names and their Types (part C), Order out of Chaos. Linnaean Plant Types and their Types, London: Linnaean Society of London in association with the Natural History Museum, pp. 370-473: 371

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https://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.291971

DOI

http://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.4378170

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scientific name

Nopalea cochenillifera (L.) Salm-Dyck
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Cactus cochenillifer Linnaeus  , Species Plantarum 1: 468. 1753 View Cited Treatment .

"Habitat in Jamaica & America calidiore." RCN: 3587.

Lectotype (Howard, Fl. Lesser Antilles 5: 411. 1989): [icon] " Tuna mitior flore sanguineo, cochenillifera " in Dillenius, Hort. Eltham. 2: 399, t. 297, f. 383. 1732.

Current name: Nopalea cochenillifera (L.) Salm-Dyck  ( Cactaceae  ).

Note: Benson (Cacti U.S. Canada: 932. 1982) designated a neotype but this is contrary to Art. 9.11 as original material is in existence. See Crook & Mottram (in Bradleya 14: 111. 1996) who noted the original elements, and reproduced the type in colour (their f. 18, p. 127).

Kingdom

Plantae

Phylum

Tracheophyta

Class

Magnoliopsida

Order

Caryophyllales

Family

Cactaceae

Genus

Nopalea

Loc

Nopalea cochenillifera (L.) Salm-Dyck

Jarvis, Charlie 2007
2007
Loc

Cactus cochenillifer

Linnaeus 1753: 468
1753