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Related to Aporocactus: Aporocactus flagelliformis
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Noun1.Aporocactus - small genus of epiphytic cacti of MexicoAporocactus - small genus of epiphytic cacti of Mexico
caryophylloid dicot genus - genus of relatively early dicotyledonous plants including mostly flowers
Cactaceae, cactus family, family Cactaceae - constituting the order Opuntiales
Aporocactus flagelliformis, rat's-tail cactus, rattail cactus - commonly cultivated tropical American cactus having slender creeping stems and very large showy crimson flowers that bloom for several days
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Another possible name could be COANOCHTLI (COATL means snake) to name tall, skinny and climbing species like the genus Selenicereus, Nyctocereus and Aporocactus (Bravo-Hollis, 1978).