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Opuntia polyacantha Haw. var. hystricina (Engelm. & J. M. Bigelow) B. D. Parfitt

Information from the Index of California Plant Names (ICPN)
Current Jepson Flora Project Synonyms Opuntia erinacea Engelm. & J.M. Bigelow var. hystricina (Engelm. & J.M. Bigelow) L.D. Benson
Initial Editorial Analysis 7 Apr 2011
Notes on Publication of Name Cactus and Succulent Journal (U. S.) 70: 188. 1998
Source of Report for California SMASCH label data
Initial Editorial Comments not in International Plant Names Index as of 13 Jun 2002.
Editorial Recommendation name evidently or possibly ined. [resolved]
Correspondence and Comments Subsequent to Initial Analysis
Correspondence 1 12 Aug 2002 e-mail from Jeff Greenhouse see Comment 1
Editorial Comments 1 Correspondence 1 indicates that the combination is now published, in Cactus and Succulent Journal (U. S.) 70: 188 (1998), properly cited as Opuntia polyacantha Haw. var. hystricina (Engelm. & J. M. Bigelow) B. D. Parfitt, corrected from Opuntia polyacantha Haw. var. hystricina (Engelm. & J. M. Bigelow) B. D. Parfitt ined.? originally on this list.
Correspondence 2 21 Feb 2004 e-mail from Jeff Greenhouse see Comment 2
Editorial Comments 2 Correspondence 2 indicates that ASU158453, Parfitt 3585 10 Apr 1987, Clark Mtn., San Bernardino Co. is a voucher for the occurrence of this var. in CA, with Parfitt (The Jepson Manual [Ed. 1] co-author, author of var.) providing the collection as well as the annotation.
Editorial Summary and Current Status
Editorial Summary addition, for taxon described since The Jepson Manual [Ed. 1]
Current Status JFP-1, accepted name for taxon native to CA
Current Status Authority The Jepson Manual [Ed. 2]
Current Status Date 7 Apr 2011
List of names for this Current Status category
List of ICPN names in Opuntia polyacantha
List of names from ICPN, Hrusa's Crosswalk, and Jepson Flora in Opuntia

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