African Plant Database

Opuntia inermis auct.
Information on the genus : Opuntia
Basionym : Cactus opuntia var. inermis DC.
Statuts nomenclatural : missapplied name
Status for NA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Opuntia ficus-indica (L.) Mill. (sensu Le Houér., non DC.)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Cactus opuntia var. inermis DC. (1799)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Cactus ficus-indica L. (1753)
=Opuntia ficus-indica (L.) Mill. (1768)
=Opuntia compressa J.F. Macbr. (1922)
=Cactus opuntia L. (1753)
=Opuntia ficus-barbarica A. Berger (1912)
=Opuntia ficus-indica auct.
=Opuntia maxima Mill. (1768)
=*Cactus opuntia auct. Algérie, non L.
=Opuntia ficus-indica var. inermis Weber

Bibliography for North Africa :
  • LE HOUÉROU, H. N. (1962). Recherches écologiques et floristiques sur la végétation de la Tunisie méridionale. Seconde partie: La Flore. Inst. Rech. Saharien. Mém. 6: 93
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under Missouri Botanical Garden
see under Herbarium, North Africa MPU
see under efloramaghreb
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Record n°132995 modified 2021-06-02
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