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Species profile—Opuntia streptacantha (cardona pear)

Classification

Plantae (plants) → Equisetopsida (land plants) → CactaceaeOpuntia streptacantha (cardona pear)

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Species details

Kingdom
Plantae (plants)
Class
Equisetopsida (land plants)
Family
Cactaceae
Scientific name
Opuntia streptacantha Lem.
Common name
cardona pear
WildNet taxon ID
9534
Alternate name(s)
white-spined pear
common prickly pear
Westwood pear
Gracemere pear
Biosecurity Act 2014 (BIO) status
Restricted Matter
Conservation significant
No
Confidential
No
Endemicity
Introduced
Pest status
Environmental Weed

Other resources

The Australasian Virtual Herbarium (AVH)
Atlas of Living Australia

Data source

This profile data is sourced from the QLD Wildlife Data API using the Get species by ID function used under CC-By 4.0
https://apps.des.qld.gov.au/species/?op=getspeciesbyid&taxonid=9534

This information is sourced from the WildNet database managed by the Queensland Department of Environment and Science.

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Licence
Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International (CC BY 4.0)
Last updated
7 September 2021
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