African Plant Database

Opuntia microdasys (Lehm.) Pfeiff.
Protologue : Enum. Diagn. Cact. 154. (1837)
Information on the genus : Opuntia
Basionym : Cactus microdasys Lehm.
Status for NA : accepted (naturalised)
Status for SA : accepted (naturalised-introduced)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Cactus microdasys Lehm.
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : perennial-Dwarf shrub, Succulent- Ht 0.6 m. Alt: 300 - 1500 m. Distribution: EC, GA, WC

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • List South. African Succ. Pl. : 50 (1997).
  • Bradleya 29: 73-78 (2011)
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The International Plant Name Index
see under Herbarium, North Africa MPU
carte afrique num 5476
Record n°5476
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