Observations in the Genus: Opuntia

Showing all observations that have a likely ID using the The South African National Biodiversity Institute's southern African Species Dictionary

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Turksvy

P1090576 (5)
By: Andrewm
Friends of the Liesbeek
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Location: Observatory Cape Town
Observed: 17th April 2017
Added: 20th April 2017
Likely ID: Opuntia vulgaris
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
Comments:0
Description:

The herbalists tell me that it is used for Coughing, and lung ailments.

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Drooping prickly pear (K-brak)

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By: Shaun Swanepoel
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Location: Sandhoogte Rd (4)
Observed: 5th April 2017
Added: 9th April 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
Comments:0
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Opuntia engelmannii

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By: Shaun Swanepoel
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Location: Free State National Botanical Garden
Observed: 7th March 2017
Added: 1st April 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
Comments:0
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Prickly Pear Cactus

Prickly Pear Cactus
By: Tony Rebelo
Botanical Society of South Africa A-teamCape Bird ClubEntomological Society of Southern AfricaFriends of Tokai ParkProtea Atlas ProjectSenior Scout AdventureSouth African National Biodiversity InstituteSouth African National Parks Honorary RangersToyota Enviro OutreachWestern Leopard Toad Volunteer
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Location: along Bree River - far bank
Observed: 18th March 2017
Added: 28th March 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
Comments:0
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Opuntia monacantha?

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Location: Plettenberg Bay, Bitou River
Observed: 20th January 2017
Added: 25th March 2017
Identifications:2
Agreements:0
Comments:0
Description:

2m tall succulent, weedy.

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Cactus

Cactus
By: Gigi
Botanical Society of South AfricaCape Bird ClubCustodians of Rare and Endangered WildflowersMountain Club of SA (Cape Town)South African National Biodiversity Institute
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Location: Spioenkop 3205_2545 - Plankfontein
Observed: 22nd February 2017
Added: 16th March 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
Comments:0
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Prickly Pear

Prickly Pear
By: Gigi
Botanical Society of South AfricaCape Bird ClubCustodians of Rare and Endangered WildflowersMountain Club of SA (Cape Town)South African National Biodiversity Institute
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Location: Spioenkop 3205_2545 - Plankfontein
Observed: 22nd February 2017
Added: 15th March 2017
Likely ID: Opuntia
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
Comments:0
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Pooped by a bird

Pooped by a bird
By: Tony Rebelo
Botanical Society of South Africa A-teamCape Bird ClubEntomological Society of Southern AfricaFriends of Tokai ParkProtea Atlas ProjectSenior Scout AdventureSouth African National Biodiversity InstituteSouth African National Parks Honorary RangersToyota Enviro OutreachWestern Leopard Toad Volunteer
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Location: Kariegasfontein 3225_2678
Observed: 26th February 2017
Added: 13th March 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
Comments:0
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Prickly Pear

Prickly Pear
By: Tony Rebelo
Botanical Society of South Africa A-teamCape Bird ClubEntomological Society of Southern AfricaFriends of Tokai ParkProtea Atlas ProjectSenior Scout AdventureSouth African National Biodiversity InstituteSouth African National Parks Honorary RangersToyota Enviro OutreachWestern Leopard Toad Volunteer
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Location: Skilderkrans
Observed: 27th February 2017
Added: 12th March 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
Comments:0
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Prickly Pear

Prickly Pear
By: Tony Rebelo
Botanical Society of South Africa A-teamCape Bird ClubEntomological Society of Southern AfricaFriends of Tokai ParkProtea Atlas ProjectSenior Scout AdventureSouth African National Biodiversity InstituteSouth African National Parks Honorary RangersToyota Enviro OutreachWestern Leopard Toad Volunteer
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Location: Brandvlei 3115_2525 -Skilderkrans
Observed: 27th February 2017
Added: 12th March 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
Comments:0
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Prickly Pear

Prickly Pear
By: Tony Rebelo
Botanical Society of South Africa A-teamCape Bird ClubEntomological Society of Southern AfricaFriends of Tokai ParkProtea Atlas ProjectSenior Scout AdventureSouth African National Biodiversity InstituteSouth African National Parks Honorary RangersToyota Enviro OutreachWestern Leopard Toad Volunteer
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Location: Brandvlei 3115_2525
Observed: 27th February 2017
Added: 11th March 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
Comments:0
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Cactus

Cactus
By: Dominic Henry
Location: Spioenkop 3205_2545
Observed: 22nd February 2017
Added: 10th March 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
Comments:0
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Prickly Pear

Prickly Pear
By: Tony Rebelo
Botanical Society of South Africa A-teamCape Bird ClubEntomological Society of Southern AfricaFriends of Tokai ParkProtea Atlas ProjectSenior Scout AdventureSouth African National Biodiversity InstituteSouth African National Parks Honorary RangersToyota Enviro OutreachWestern Leopard Toad Volunteer
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Location: Winchester 3140_2640
Observed: 24th February 2017
Added: 10th March 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
Comments:0
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Cactus

Cactus
By: Gigi
Botanical Society of South AfricaCape Bird ClubCustodians of Rare and Endangered WildflowersMountain Club of SA (Cape Town)South African National Biodiversity Institute
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Location: Spioenkop 3205_2545
Observed: 22nd February 2017
Added: 7th March 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
Comments:0
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Prickly Pear

Prickly Pear
By: Tony Rebelo
Botanical Society of South Africa A-teamCape Bird ClubEntomological Society of Southern AfricaFriends of Tokai ParkProtea Atlas ProjectSenior Scout AdventureSouth African National Biodiversity InstituteSouth African National Parks Honorary RangersToyota Enviro OutreachWestern Leopard Toad Volunteer
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Location: Spioenkop 3205_2545 - Plankfontein
Observed: 22nd February 2017
Added: 6th March 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
Comments:0
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Pricky Pear

Pricky Pear
By: Tony Rebelo
Botanical Society of South Africa A-teamCape Bird ClubEntomological Society of Southern AfricaFriends of Tokai ParkProtea Atlas ProjectSenior Scout AdventureSouth African National Biodiversity InstituteSouth African National Parks Honorary RangersToyota Enviro OutreachWestern Leopard Toad Volunteer
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Location: Spioenkop 3205_2545
Observed: 22nd February 2017
Added: 6th March 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
Comments:0
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Pricky Pear

Pricky Pear
By: Tony Rebelo
Botanical Society of South Africa A-teamCape Bird ClubEntomological Society of Southern AfricaFriends of Tokai ParkProtea Atlas ProjectSenior Scout AdventureSouth African National Biodiversity InstituteSouth African National Parks Honorary RangersToyota Enviro OutreachWestern Leopard Toad Volunteer
Plants expert
Location: Spioenkop 3205_2545 - Plankfontein
Observed: 22nd February 2017
Added: 5th March 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
Comments:0
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Cactus

Cactus
By: Tony Rebelo
Botanical Society of South Africa A-teamCape Bird ClubEntomological Society of Southern AfricaFriends of Tokai ParkProtea Atlas ProjectSenior Scout AdventureSouth African National Biodiversity InstituteSouth African National Parks Honorary RangersToyota Enviro OutreachWestern Leopard Toad Volunteer
Plants expert
Location: Spioenkop 3205_2545 - Plankfontein
Observed: 22nd February 2017
Added: 5th March 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
Comments:0
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Pricky Pear 2

Pricky Pear 2
By: Tony Rebelo
Botanical Society of South Africa A-teamCape Bird ClubEntomological Society of Southern AfricaFriends of Tokai ParkProtea Atlas ProjectSenior Scout AdventureSouth African National Biodiversity InstituteSouth African National Parks Honorary RangersToyota Enviro OutreachWestern Leopard Toad Volunteer
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Location: Spioenkop 3205_2545
Observed: 22nd February 2017
Added: 4th March 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
Comments:0
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Cactus

Cactus
By: Gigi
Botanical Society of South AfricaCape Bird ClubCustodians of Rare and Endangered WildflowersMountain Club of SA (Cape Town)South African National Biodiversity Institute
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Location: Rockcliffe 3255_2535
Observed: 21st February 2017
Added: 3rd March 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
Comments:1
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Kaktus

Kaktus
By: Tony Rebelo
Botanical Society of South Africa A-teamCape Bird ClubEntomological Society of Southern AfricaFriends of Tokai ParkProtea Atlas ProjectSenior Scout AdventureSouth African National Biodiversity InstituteSouth African National Parks Honorary RangersToyota Enviro OutreachWestern Leopard Toad Volunteer
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Location: Rockcliffe 3255-2525
Observed: 21st February 2017
Added: 3rd March 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
Comments:0
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Cactus 4

Cactus 4
By: Tony Rebelo
Botanical Society of South Africa A-teamCape Bird ClubEntomological Society of Southern AfricaFriends of Tokai ParkProtea Atlas ProjectSenior Scout AdventureSouth African National Biodiversity InstituteSouth African National Parks Honorary RangersToyota Enviro OutreachWestern Leopard Toad Volunteer
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Location: Rockcliffe 3255-2525
Observed: 21st February 2017
Added: 3rd March 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
Comments:0
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Prickly Pear Cactus

Prickly Pear Cactus
By: Tony Rebelo
Botanical Society of South Africa A-teamCape Bird ClubEntomological Society of Southern AfricaFriends of Tokai ParkProtea Atlas ProjectSenior Scout AdventureSouth African National Biodiversity InstituteSouth African National Parks Honorary RangersToyota Enviro OutreachWestern Leopard Toad Volunteer
Plants expert
Location: Rockcliffe 3255-2525
Observed: 21st February 2017
Added: 3rd March 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
Comments:0
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Cactus 3

Cactus 3
By: Tony Rebelo
Botanical Society of South Africa A-teamCape Bird ClubEntomological Society of Southern AfricaFriends of Tokai ParkProtea Atlas ProjectSenior Scout AdventureSouth African National Biodiversity InstituteSouth African National Parks Honorary RangersToyota Enviro OutreachWestern Leopard Toad Volunteer
Plants expert
Location: Rockcliffe 3255-2525
Observed: 21st February 2017
Added: 2nd March 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
Comments:0
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Prickly Pear

Prickly Pear
By: Tony Rebelo
Botanical Society of South Africa A-teamCape Bird ClubEntomological Society of Southern AfricaFriends of Tokai ParkProtea Atlas ProjectSenior Scout AdventureSouth African National Biodiversity InstituteSouth African National Parks Honorary RangersToyota Enviro OutreachWestern Leopard Toad Volunteer
Plants expert
Location: Rockcliffe 3255-2525
Observed: 21st February 2017
Added: 2nd March 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
Comments:0
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Cactus 2

Cactus 2
By: Tony Rebelo
Botanical Society of South Africa A-teamCape Bird ClubEntomological Society of Southern AfricaFriends of Tokai ParkProtea Atlas ProjectSenior Scout AdventureSouth African National Biodiversity InstituteSouth African National Parks Honorary RangersToyota Enviro OutreachWestern Leopard Toad Volunteer
Plants expert
Location: Rockcliffe 3255-2525
Observed: 21st February 2017
Added: 2nd March 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
Comments:0
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Cactus

Cactus
By: Tony Rebelo
Botanical Society of South Africa A-teamCape Bird ClubEntomological Society of Southern AfricaFriends of Tokai ParkProtea Atlas ProjectSenior Scout AdventureSouth African National Biodiversity InstituteSouth African National Parks Honorary RangersToyota Enviro OutreachWestern Leopard Toad Volunteer
Plants expert
Location: Rockcliffe 3255-2525
Observed: 21st February 2017
Added: 2nd March 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
Comments:0
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Cactus

Cactus
By: Tony Rebelo
Botanical Society of South Africa A-teamCape Bird ClubEntomological Society of Southern AfricaFriends of Tokai ParkProtea Atlas ProjectSenior Scout AdventureSouth African National Biodiversity InstituteSouth African National Parks Honorary RangersToyota Enviro OutreachWestern Leopard Toad Volunteer
Plants expert
Location: Rockcliffe 3255-2525
Observed: 21st February 2017
Added: 1st March 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
Comments:0
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Sweat Prickly Pear (N2)

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By: Shaun Swanepoel
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Location: N2 (5)
Observed: 29th January 2017
Added: 28th February 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:3
Comments:2
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Prickly Pear

Prickly Pear
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Location: Western Shores
Observed: 16th December 2016
Added: 21st January 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
Comments:0
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