EPPO Global Database

Opuntia stricta(OPUST)

Overview
Code created in: 2002-07-19

Basic information
  • EPPO Code: OPUST
  • Preferred name: Opuntia stricta
  • Authority: (Haworth) Haworth

Notes

USA (southeast), Mexico, Central America, Caribbean. Introduced in South Africa, Australia


Other scientific names
Name Authority
Opuntia inermis de Candolle
Opuntia subsphaerocarpa Spegazzini

Common names
Name Language
coastal prickly pear English
pest pricklypear English (US)
spiny prickly pear English (AU)
опунция прямая Russian