Opuntia monacantha (Common Pricklypear) is a species of shrub in the family cacti. They are succulent plants. They have a self-supporting growth form. They are listed in cites appendix ii. They are native to Brazil, Espirito Santo, Rio De Janeiro, Cerrado, SãO Paulo, Paraná, Rio Grande Do Sul, Paraguay, Uruguay, Minas Gerais, Argentina, Bahia, Sergipe, Santa Catarina, and Mata Atlântica. They have photosynthetic stem leaves.
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