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Classification for Kingdom Plantae Down to Variety Cylindropuntia acanthocarpa (Engelm. & J.M. Bigelow) F.M. Knuth var. acanthocarpa

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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  Cylindropuntia (Engelm.) Kreuzinger – cholla P
Species  Cylindropuntia acanthocarpa (Engelm. & J.M. Bigelow) F.M. Knuth – buck-horn cholla P
Variety  Cylindropuntia acanthocarpa (Engelm. & J.M. Bigelow) F.M. Knuth var. acanthocarpa – buckhorn cholla P

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