Opuntia ficus-indica (L.) P. Mill.

Common name

English: Indian fig opuntia

German: Feigenkaktus

Mandarin: 梨果仙人掌 (li guo xian ren zhang)

Portuguese: Figueira da Índia

Classification

Kingdom: Plantae (2504)

  Phylum: Magnoliophyta (2403)

    Class: Magnoliopsida (2035)

      Order: Caryophyllales (100)

        Family: Cactaceae (16) (family description)

          Genus: Opuntia (4)

           Epithet: ficus-indica (L.) P. Mill. (1)

Synonym: Cactus ficus-indica L.

Characteristics

Climate: sub-tropical

Habitat: mesophytic

External links

Check for Opuntia ficus-indica at The Plant List, GBIF or IPNI

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