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Distribution by County   11892    
Opuntia robusta  H.L. Wendl. ex Pfeiff.
Nopal tapon
Opuntia robusta is a shrub (stem succulent) that is not native to California.
Record Count by County

Orange: 1 San Bernardino: 2 San Diego: 7

Suggested Citation
Calflora: Information on California plants for education, research and conservation, with data contributed by public and private institutions and individuals, including the Consortium of California Herbaria. [web application]. 2024. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: 06/15/2024).