jointed prickly pear
Opuntia aurantiaca Lindley

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State Invasive List - This map identifies those states that list this species on their invasive species list. For more information, visit Invasive.org

State Invasives List

Taxonomic Rank

Kingdom: Plantae
Phylum: Magnoliophyta
Class: Magnoliopsida
Subclass: Caryophyllidae
Order: Caryophyllales
Family: Cactaceae
Genus: Opuntia

Other System Links

Plants: OPAU10
GRIN: 316387
ITIS: 566004
NPDN Pest: PASACBG
NPDN Host: 37147

Synonyms and Other Names

Other Common Names:
tiger pear, tiger-pear

Categories

Category: Shrub or Subshrub
Category: Cactus