Opuntia (Opuntia chaffeyi)

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Opuntia fact file

Opuntia description

KingdomPlantae
PhylumTracheophyta
ClassMagnoliopsida
OrderCaryophyllales
FamilyCactaceae
GenusOpuntia (1)

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Opuntia status

Classified as Critically Endangerd (CR) on the IUCN Red List (1) and listed on Appendix II of CITIES (2).

IUCN Red List species status – Critically Endangered

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References

  1. IUCN Red List (May, 2010)
    http://www.iucnredlist.org
  2. CITIES (May, 2010)
    http://www.cities.org
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Cultivated Opuntia chaffeyi  
Cultivated Opuntia chaffeyi

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Brad Johnson
http://community.webshots.com/user/caudex333

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