New York Metropolitan Flora

Family: Cactaceae

Opuntia

By Science Staff

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Last Modified 01/18/2013

Nomenclature

List of Cactaceae Genera

References to Cactaceae

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  • Flora of North America Editorial Committee. 2003. Flora of North America, Volume 4. Magnoliophyta: Caryophyllidae, part 1. Oxford Univ. Press, New York. , 559 pages.
  • Griffith, M. P.; Porter, J. M. 2009. Phylogeny of Opuntioideae (Cactaceae). Int. J. Plant Sci. 170: 107-116.
  • Hanks, S.; Fairbrothers, D. E. 1969. Habitats and asscoiations of <em>Opuntia compressa</em> (Salisb.) Macbr. In New Jersey. Bull. Torrey Bot. Club 96: 592-594.
  • Hanks, S.; Fairbrothers, D. E. 1969. Diversity of populations of <em>Opuntia compressa</em> (Salisb.) Macbr. In New Jersey. Bull. Torrey Bot. Club 96: 641-652.
  • Joyce, A. 2004. Eastern prickly pear cactus in the littoral zone. Underwater Naturalist 26: 36-37.
  • Mitchell, R. S. (eds.) (1990): 1990. Betulaceae through Cactaceae of New York State. Vol. NY State Museum Bull. 476. Univ. of the state of NY, Albany, NY. , 93 pages.
  • Nyffeler, R.; Eggli, U. 2010. Disintegrating Portulacaceae: a new familial classification of the suborder Portulacineae (Caryophyllales) based on molecular and morphological data. Taxon 59: 227-240.
  • Wallace, R. S.; Fairbrothers, D. E. 1987. The New England distribution of <em>Opuntia humifusa</em> (Raf.) Raf. Rhodora 89(859): 327-32.