Opuntia amyclaea

Opuntia amyclaea ('amiclaea') Ten. ()
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🌵 Published in Fl. Napol. 3: App. 15 (1826)

Latin Amȳclaeus ‘of Amyclae‘. For the occurrence “[o]n calcereous rocks not far from ancient Amicla [sic] (Monticelli, Portella)”, where Tenore collected the species together with Ernesto Mauri and Felice Zecca. Monticelli is present-day Monte San Biagio, Latina, Lazio, Italy.

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Maarten H.J. van der Meer (2024 Jan 03). Opuntia amyclaea. Dictionary of Cactus Names. Retrieved from https://www.cactusnames.org/opuntia-amyclaea