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Plant Details

Accepted name: 
Opuntia ficus-indica (L.) Mill. [Cactaceae]
Source of taxonomy and confidence: 
World Checklist: unpublished records ( Two stars out of three )
Information about this plant: 
Non-scientific name: Class of name: Medicinal source:
barbary fig Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
U.S. FDA Substance Registration System (2016)
barbary-fig Other GRIN Report: World Economic Plants (Wiersema, 1999)
boereturksvy Other GRIN Report: World Economic Plants (Wiersema, 1999)
chumba Other GRIN Report: World Economic Plants (Wiersema, 1999)
chumbera Other Archivos de Flora Iberica (Morales et al., 1996)
GRIN Report: World Economic Plants (Wiersema, 1999)
Med. Pl. Argentine Flora (Barboza et al., 2009)
World Economic Plants (Wiersema et al., 2013)
feigenkaktus Other GRIN Report: World Economic Plants (Wiersema, 1999)
Kräuter Gewürze und Heilpflanzen (Bremness, 1994)
Timber Press Plant Names (Erhardt et al., 2009)
World Economic Plants (Wiersema et al., 2013)
fico d`india Other Dizionario Delle Erbe Med. (Suozzi, 1995)
figo-da-espanha Other GRIN Report: World Economic Plants (Wiersema, 1999)
figo-da-índia Other GRIN Report: World Economic Plants (Wiersema, 1999)
figueira-da-barbária Other GRIN Report: World Economic Plants (Wiersema, 1999)
figuier d'inde Other GRIN Report: World Economic Plants (Wiersema, 1999)
figuier de barbarie Other GRIN Report: World Economic Plants (Wiersema, 1999)
Les Plantes Arom. et Med. (Bremness, 1996)
Plants of Econ. Importance (FAO, 1983)
World Economic Plants (Wiersema et al., 2013)
fikonkaktus Other GRIN Report: World Economic Plants (Wiersema, 1999)
grootdoringturksvy Other GRIN Report: World Economic Plants (Wiersema, 1999)
higuera Other GRIN Report: World Economic Plants (Wiersema, 1999)
higuera chumbera Other Med. Pl. Argentine Flora (Barboza et al., 2009)
ikiamanch Other Med. Plants of the Achuar, Ecuador (Giovannini, 2015)
indian fig Other Herbs of Commerce (McGuffin et al., 2000)
Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
U.S. FDA Substance Registration System (2016)
indian-fig Other GRIN Report: World Economic Plants (Wiersema, 1999)
U.S. FDA Substance Registration System (2016)
indian-fig prickly-pear Other GRIN Report: World Economic Plants (Wiersema, 1999)
jamaracá Other GRIN Report: World Economic Plants (Wiersema, 1999)
jurumbeba Other GRIN Report: World Economic Plants (Wiersema, 1999)
missi Other GRIN Report: World Economic Plants (Wiersema, 1999)
nagatalie kullie Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
nopal Other Herbs of Commerce (McGuffin et al., 2000)
Med. Pl. Argentine Flora (Barboza et al., 2009)
opuntia vulgaris Other U.S. FDA Substance Registration System (2016)
palma-de-gato Other Med. Pl. N.E.Brazil (Fátima Agra et al., 2008)
palmatória Other Med. Pl. N.E.Brazil (Fátima Agra et al., 2008)
papoutsosykiá Other Med. Pl. Use: Monasteries on Cyprus (Lardos & Heinrich, 2013)
pear, prickly Other Amazonian Ethnobot. Dictionary (Duke et al., 1994)
Plants of Econ. Importance (FAO, 1983)
World Economic Plants (Wiersema et al., 2013)
penca Other Med. Pl. Argentine Flora (Barboza et al., 2009)
prickly pear Other Commonly Traded CITES-Listed Species in Primer (AHPA, 2013)
Herbs of Commerce (McGuffin et al., 2000)
Med. Pl. of the World (Wyk & Wink, 2004)
U.S. FDA Substance Registration System (2016)
WHODrug Herbal Substances (WHO-UMC, 2019)
spineless cactus Other U.S. FDA Substance Registration System (2016)
tuna Other Amazonian Ethnobot. Dictionary (Duke et al., 1994)
Herbs of Commerce (McGuffin et al., 2000)
Med. Pl. Argentine Flora (Barboza et al., 2009)
Med. Plants of the Achuar, Ecuador (Giovannini, 2015)
Plants of Econ. Importance (FAO, 1983)
World Economic Plants (Wiersema et al., 2013)
tuna cactus Other Native American Ethnobotany (Moerman, 1998)
U.S. FDA Substance Registration System (2016)
World Economic Plants (Wiersema et al., 2013)
zaqam Other Pl. Meds for Musculoskeletal Disorders, N. Pakistan (Malik et al., 2018)
παπουτσοσυκιά Other Modern Pl. Use in Monasteries on Cyprus, 2006-2012 (Lardos, 2016)