ID Reqd. Opuntia cochenillifera

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Rajesh Sachdev

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Aug 22, 2009, 2:15:59 PM8/22/09
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Is it Opuntia cochenillifera? photographed near purandar fort, during
my visit to Satara-Kas-Purandar track.
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Dinesh Valke

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Aug 23, 2009, 12:28:08 AM8/23/09
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... Opuntia elatior (syn. O. dillenii, Cactus elatior)
commonly known as: prickly pear • Hindi: चप्पल सेंद chappal-sendh, नाग फनी nag phani • Kannada: ಡಬ್ಬಗಳ್ಳಿ dabbagalli, ಪಾಪಸು ಕಳ್ಳಿ paapasu kalli • Marathi: फड्या निवडुंग phadya nivadung • Sanskrit: विदार विश्वसारक vidara-vishvasaraka • Tamil: சப்பாத்துக்கள்ளி cappattukkalli, பட்டணத்துக்கள்ளி pattanattukkalli • Telugu: జెముడు nagajemudu, నాగతాళి nagatali
 
 
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