Ariocarpus


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Noun1.Ariocarpus - slow-growing geophytic cactiAriocarpus - slow-growing geophytic cacti; northern and eastern Mexico; southern Texas
caryophylloid dicot genus - genus of relatively early dicotyledonous plants including mostly flowers
Cactaceae, cactus family, family Cactaceae - constituting the order Opuntiales
Ariocarpus fissuratus, living rock - usually unbranched usually spineless cactus covered with warty tubercles and having magenta flowers and white or green fruit; resembles the related mescal; northeastern Mexico and southwestern United States
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Por ejemplo, Robbins (2003) reporta que durante los ultimos anos se han colectado ilegalmente mas de 60 especies de cactaceas mexicanas, principalmente especies de los generos Astrophytum Lemaire, Ariocarpus Scheidweiler y Turbinicarpus (Backeb.) Buxb.
were found as floral visitors of Ariocarpus fissuratus (Martinez-Peralta and Mandujano, 2011).
crassispina), Bouteloua spp., Berberis trifoliolata Moric, Dalea bicolor Humb & Bonpl., Opuntia spp., biznaga roja (Ferocactus pilosus), tascate (Juniperus monosperma) y la cactacea Ariocarpus sp.
Los generos Cylindropuntia y Ferocactus (5%), seguidos por Sclerocactus (3%), y finalmente Astrophytum, Ariocarpus, Corynopuntia, Epithelantha, Grusonia, Leuchtenbergia , Lophophora, Peniocereus, Stenocactus y Thelocactus (2%) fueron los generos con menores numeros de especies.
ChavezAvila, "Organogenesis and somatic embryogenesis in Ariocarpus kotschoubeyanus (Lem.) K.
Rotting Ariocarpus cactus filled with a red liquid smelling of hot dogs.
British Cactus and Succulent Society - Northumbria branch, talk, Mexico, by John Henshaw; table show, Ariocarpus or Strombocactus, St Aidan's Church Centre, Brunton Park, 7.30pm.
It has been suggested that the aggregation of individuals that has been found in cacti with different life-forms (i.e., Capiapoa cinerea, Ferocactus hystrix, Ariocarpus trigonus, Mammillaria gaumeri, M.
Tyrosinase Inhibitors from Ariocarpus gomezianus, K.
La propagacion masiva a traves de esta tecnica ya se ha logrado con buenos resultados en algunas cactaceas mexicanas amenazadas de los generos Pelecyphora (Perez-Molphe-Balch y Davila-Figueroa, 2002), Ariocarpus (Moebius-Goldammer et al., 2003) y Mammillaria (Ramirez-Malagon et al., 2007).