IUCN threat status:

Least Concern (LC)


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Range Description

Opuntia quitensis occurs in Colombia (Fernndez-Alonso and Estupin 2005), Peru (Apurimac department) and the Provinces of El Oro, Pichincha, Chimborazo, Azuay, and Loja in Ecuador. It grows at altitudes of 0 to 3,000 m asl (Loaiza et al. 2009).


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