Dutch Caribbean Species Register

Overview of the biodiversity of Aruba, Bonaire, Curaçao, Saba, Sint Eustatius and Sint Maarten

Opuntia caracassana

Photo: Gerard van Buurt

Classification

Cactaceae [family]
Opuntia [genus] (8)
caracassana [species]

Classification

Cactaceae [family]
Opuntia [genus] (8)
caracassana [species]

Names

Dutch name Spaanse Juffer
Papiamento name Kaka di Pushi
Papiamento name Tuna (Aruba, Bonaire)
Papiamento name Enfrou
Papiamento name Infrou (Bonaire, Curaçao)
Valid name Opuntia caracassana Salm-Dyck
Synonym Opuntia wentiana Britton & Rose

Classification