Opuntia chiangiana

Opuntia chiangiana Scheinvar & Manzanero ()
🌵 Author(s)

🌵 Published in Novon 19(2): 222 (2009)
Etymology

Named for Mexican botanist Fernando Chiang (1943-). Scheinvar & Manzanero: “The name of this species is a tribute to the illustrious and dedicated botanist Fernando Chiang, a researcher at the Institute of Biology of the National Autonomous University of Mexico, who has always supported us in translating the original descriptions of new taxa into Latin.”


How to cite

van der Meer, Maarten H.J. (2022, February 22). Opuntia chiangiana. Dictionary of Cactus Names. Retrieved from https://www.cactusnames.org/opuntia-chiangiana