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Classification for Kingdom Plantae Down to Genus Opuntia Mill.

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Kingdom  Plantae – Plants
Subkingdom  Tracheobionta – Vascular plants
Superdivision  Spermatophyta – Seed plants
Division  Magnoliophyta – Flowering plants
Class  Magnoliopsida – Dicotyledons
Subclass  Caryophyllidae
Order  Caryophyllales
Family  Cactaceae – Cactus family
Genus  Opuntia Mill. – pricklypear P
 
Contains 61 Species and 83 accepted taxa overall
 
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Species  Opuntia aciculata Griffiths – chenille pricklypear P
Species  Opuntia ammophila Small – devil's-tongue P
Species  Opuntia atrispina Griffiths – border pricklypear P
Species  Opuntia aurantiaca Lindl. – tiger-pear P
Species  Opuntia aurea E.M. Baxter – golden pricklypear P
Species  Opuntia aureispina (Brack & K.D. Heil) Pinkava & Parfitt – Rio Grande pricklypear P
Species  Opuntia austrina Small – devil's-tongue P
Species  Opuntia basilaris Engelm. & J.M. Bigelow – beavertail pricklypear P
Variety  Opuntia basilaris Engelm. & J.M. Bigelow var. basilaris – beavertail pricklypear P
Variety  Opuntia basilaris Engelm. & J.M. Bigelow var. brachyclada (Griffiths) Munz – beavertail pricklypear P
Variety  Opuntia basilaris Engelm. & J.M. Bigelow var. longiareolata (Clover & Jotter) L.D. Benson – beavertail pricklypear P
Variety  Opuntia basilaris Engelm. & J.M. Bigelow var. treleasei (J.M. Coult.) J.M. Coult. ex Toumey – Trelease's beavertail pricklypear P
Species  Opuntia borinquensis Britton & Rose – olaga P
Species  Opuntia camanchica Engelm. & J.M. Bigelow – tulip pricklypear P
Species  Opuntia cantabrigiensis Lynch [excluded] P
Species  Opuntia chihuahuensis Rose – Chihuahua pricklypear P
Species  Opuntia chisosensis (Anthony) D.J. Ferguson – Chisos Mountain pricklypear P
Species  Opuntia chlorotica Engelm. & J.M. Bigelow – dollarjoint pricklypear P
Species  Opuntia cochenillifera (L.) Mill. – cochineal nopal cactus P
Species  Opuntia ×columbiana Griffiths (pro sp.) – grizzleybear pricklypear P
Species  Opuntia cordobensis Speg. [excluded] P
Species  Opuntia ×cubensis Britton & Rose – bullsuckers P
Species  Opuntia ×curvospina Griffiths (pro sp.) – searchlight pricklypear P
Species  Opuntia cymochila Engelm. & J.M. Bigelow – grassland pricklypear P
Species  Opuntia ×demissa Griffiths (pro sp.) – pricklypear P
Species  Opuntia dillenii (Ker Gawl.) Haw. – erect pricklypear P
Species  Opuntia edwardsii V.E. Grant & K.A. Grant – Edwards' pricklypear P
Species  Opuntia ellisiana Griffiths – tigertongue P
Species  Opuntia engelmannii Salm-Dyck ex Engelm. – cactus apple P
Variety  Opuntia engelmannii Salm-Dyck ex Engelm. var. cuija Griffiths & Hare – cactus apple P
Variety  Opuntia engelmannii Salm-Dyck ex Engelm. var. engelmannii – cactus apple P
Variety  Opuntia engelmannii Salm-Dyck ex Engelm. var. flavispina (L.D. Benson) Parfitt & Pinkava – cactus apple P
Variety  Opuntia engelmannii Salm-Dyck ex Engelm. var. flexospina (Griffiths) Parfitt & Pinkava – cactus apple P
Variety  Opuntia engelmannii Salm-Dyck ex Engelm. var. lindheimeri (Engelm.) Parfitt & Pinkava – Texas pricklypear P
Variety  Opuntia engelmannii Salm-Dyck ex Engelm. var. linguiformis (Griffiths) Parfitt & Pinkava – cactus apple P
Species  Opuntia ficus-indica (L.) Mill. – Barbary fig P
Species  Opuntia fragilis (Nutt.) Haw. – brittle pricklypear P
Species  Opuntia gosseliniana F.A.C. Weber – violet pricklypear P
Species  Opuntia humifusa (Raf.) Raf. – devil's-tongue P
Species  Opuntia laevis J.M. Coult. – tulip pricklypear P
Species  Opuntia leucotricha DC. – arborescent pricklypear P
Species  Opuntia littoralis (Engelm.) Cockerell – coastal pricklypear P
Variety  Opuntia littoralis (Engelm.) Cockerell var. austrocalifornica L.D. Benson & Walkington – coastal pricklypear P
Variety  Opuntia littoralis (Engelm.) Cockerell var. littoralis – coastal pricklypear P
Variety  Opuntia littoralis (Engelm.) Cockerell var. piercei (Fosberg) L.D. Benson & Walkington – coastal pricklypear P
Species  Opuntia macrocentra Engelm. – purple pricklypear P
Variety  Opuntia macrocentra Engelm. var. macrocentra – purple pricklypear P
Variety  Opuntia macrocentra Engelm. var. minor Anthony – purple pricklypear P
Species  Opuntia macrorhiza Engelm. – twistspine pricklypear P
Variety  Opuntia macrorhiza Engelm. var. macrorhiza – twistspine pricklypear P
Variety  Opuntia macrorhiza Engelm. var. pottsii (Salm-Dyck) L.D. Benson – twistspine pricklypear P
Species  Opuntia martiniana (L.D. Benson) Parfitt – seashore cactus P
Species  Opuntia megacantha Salm-Dyck [excluded] P
Species  Opuntia microdasys (Lehm.) N.E. Pfeiffer – angel's-wings P
Species  Opuntia monacantha (Willd.) Haw. – common pricklypear P
Species  Opuntia ×occidentalis Engelm. & J.M. Bigelow (pro sp.) – pricklypear P
Species  Opuntia oricola Philbrick – chaparral pricklypear P
Species  Opuntia phaeacantha Engelm. – tulip pricklypear P
Species  Opuntia pinkavae Parfitt – Pinkava's pricklypear P
Species  Opuntia polyacantha Haw. – plains pricklypear P
Variety  Opuntia polyacantha Haw. var. arenaria (Engelm.) Parfitt – El Paso pricklypear P
Variety  Opuntia polyacantha Haw. var. erinacea (Engelm. & J.M. Bigelow ex Engelm.) Parfitt – grizzlybear pricklypear P
Variety  Opuntia polyacantha Haw. var. hystricina (Engelm. & J.M. Bigelow) Parfitt – grizzlybear pricklypear P
Variety  Opuntia polyacantha Haw. var. nicholii (L.D. Benson) Parfitt – Navajo Bridge pricklypear P
Variety  Opuntia polyacantha Haw. var. polyacantha – hairspine pricklypear P
Species  Opuntia pusilla (Haw.) Haw. – cockspur pricklypear P
Species  Opuntia repens Bello – roving pricklypear P
Species  Opuntia riviereana Backeb. P
Species  Opuntia ×rooneyi M.P. Griff. – Rooney's pricklypear P
Species  Opuntia rufida Engelm. – blind pricklypear P
Species  Opuntia sanguinea Proctor – blood-red pricklypear P
Species  Opuntia santa-rita (Griffiths & Hare) Rose – Santa Rita pricklypear P
Species  Opuntia ×spinosibacca Anthony (pro sp.) – pricklypear P
Species  Opuntia stricta (Haw.) Haw. – erect pricklypear P
Species  Opuntia strigil Engelm. – marblefruit pricklypear P
Species  Opuntia tenuiflora Small – bell-flower pricklypear P
Species  Opuntia tomentosa Salm-Dyck – woollyjoint pricklypear P
Species  Opuntia triacantha (Willd.) Sweet – Spanish lady P
Species  Opuntia tuna (L.) Mill. – elephantear pricklypear P
Species  Opuntia turbinata Small – turban prickly pear P
Species  Opuntia valida Griffiths – San Antonio pricklypear P
Species  Opuntia ×vaseyi (J.M. Coult.) Britton & Rose – Vasey's coastal pricklypear P
Species  Opuntia ×wootonii Griffiths – Wooton's pricklypear P

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