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Non-scientific name:

prickly pear

3 Accepted name(s) for "prickly pear":

6 Medicinal source(s) include this non-scientific name:

Medicinal sources: Scientific names as used in medicinal source: MPNS matched scientific names: Accepted name: Trade forms: Plant parts:
Commonly Traded CITES-Listed Species in Primer (AHPA, 2013) Opuntia ficus-indica Opuntia ficus-indica (L.) Mill. Opuntia ficus-indica (L.) Mill.
Med. Pl. of the World (Wyk & Wink, 2004) Opuntia ficus-indica Opuntia ficus-indica (L.) Mill. Opuntia ficus-indica (L.) Mill.
U.S. FDA Substance Registration System (2016) Opuntia ficus-indica (L.) P. Mill. Opuntia ficus-indica (L.) Mill. Opuntia ficus-indica (L.) Mill.
WHODrug Herbal Substances (WHO-UMC, 2019) Opuntia ficus-indica (L.) Mill. Opuntia ficus-indica (L.) Mill. Opuntia ficus-indica (L.) Mill. Leaf, Flower, Stem
Herbs of Commerce (McGuffin et al., 2000) Opuntia ficus-indica Mill. Opuntia ficus-indica (L.) Mill. Opuntia ficus-indica (L.) Mill. fruit, leaf
SEPASAL database (Kew, 1999) Opuntia elatior Miller Opuntia elatior Mill. Opuntia elatior Mill.
SEPASAL database (Kew, 1999) Opuntia dillenii Ker Gawl. Opuntia dillenii (Ker Gawl.) Haw. Opuntia dillenii (Ker Gawl.) Haw.