Opuntia robusta

Family Cactaceae

Species Profile

Species classification Invasive [Weeds of National Significance; NSW's Noxious Weeds]
Common namesCamuesa, Wheel Cactus
SynonymsInformation unavailable
Growth formSucculent, Shrub
Seed dispersal morphologyFleshy fruit/Edible/Aril
Maximum height (m)2
Capable of vegetative reproductionInformation unavailable
Native rangeNorth America
Exotic range (Australia)WA, SA, NSW, VIC
Exotic range (other)Africa, Atlantic Ocean Islands
Habitat types (exotic)Information unavailable
Soil type (exotic)Information unavailable
Decade of introductionInformation unavailable

Rating [?]

Climate scenario Australia ACT NSW NT QLD SA TAS VIC WA
Current climate 302280103463032
RCP 8.5 2050 304280834123230
RCP 8.5 2070 304280834123230

Maps of Habitat Suitability & Recorded Occurrences

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Current suitable habitat

2050 suitable habitat
(RCP 8.5)

2070 suitable habitat
(RCP 8.5)

Recorded occurrences

Recorded occurrences


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