EPPO Global Database

Opuntia cochenillifera(OPUCO)

Overview
Last modification: 2001-10-19

Basic information
  • EPPO code: OPUCO
  • Preferred name: Opuntia cochenillifera
  • Authority: (Linnaeus) Miller

Other scientific names
Name Authority
Cactus cochenillifer Linnaeus
Nopalea cochenillifera (Linnaeus) Salm-Dyck

Common names
Name Language
cochineal cactus English
cacto de la cochinilla Spanish
nopal Spanish (HN)
tuna Spanish (HN)
tuna real Spanish (NI)
rachette French
nopal Dutch