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List of taxa for Opuntia

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Opuntia cochenillifera COCHINEAL CACTUS View Specimen Details
Opuntia ficus-indica TUNA CACTUS View Specimen Details
Opuntia humifusa PRICKLYPEAR View Specimen Details
Opuntia leucotricha ARBORESCENT PRICKLYPEAR
Opuntia ochrocentra BULLSUCKERS View Specimen Details
Opuntia pusilla COCKSPUR PRICKLYPEAR View Specimen Details
Opuntia stricta ERECT PRICKLYPEAR; SHELL-MOUND PRICKLYPEAR View Specimen Details