African Plant Database

Cactus opuntia auct.
Information on the genus : Cactus
Status for NA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Opuntia maxima Mill. (Algérie, non L.)
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 maxima Mill. (1768)
=Opuntia ficus-indica auct.
=Opuntia inermis auct.
=Cactus opuntia var. inermis DC. (1799)
=Opuntia ficus-indica var. inermis Weber

Bibliography for North Africa :
  • Fl. Atlant. 1: 390 (1798).
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under Herbarium, North Africa MPU
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Record n°162312
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