Harrisia


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Noun1.Harrisia - genus of slender often treelike spiny cacti with solitary showy nocturnal white or pink flowers; Florida and Caribbean to South America
caryophylloid dicot genus - genus of relatively early dicotyledonous plants including mostly flowers
Cactaceae, cactus family, family Cactaceae - constituting the order Opuntiales
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Landholders will be armed with funding for measures such as wild dog fencing and strategies to control of St John's Wort, tropical soda apple and Harrisia cactus," Minister Joyce said.
humilis -- 2 V Capparis flexuosa -- 1 to 2 V Malpighia suberosa -- 1 V Tabebuia myrtifolia -- 1 III Pictetia mucronata -- 1 III Senna atomaria -- 1 III Herbaceous layer Croton lucidus -- 2 V Malpighia apiculata -- 1 IV Harrisia eriophora -- 1 III Turnera ulmifolia -- 1 III Erythro xylum havanense -- 1 III Petiveria alliacea -- 1 III Lianas Stigmaphyllon sagreanum -- 1 V Commicarpus scandens -- 1 IV Cynanchum sp.
At least 8 species of pyralids in the genera Cactoblastis, Sigelgaita, Tucumania, Salambona, and Ozamia were found attacking 17 species of Cactaceae in the genera Opuntia, Trichocereus, Cleistocactus, Monvillea, and Harrisia at 133 sites in Argentina (Table 1).
Euphorbiaceae) (Vincent 2013*), Harrisia brookii Britton (Cactaceae) (Vincent 2007*), Indigofera spicata Forssk.
Las especies endemicas listadas fueron: Harrisia eriophora (Pancubana), Coccothrinax littoralis (Centro-oriental), Copernicia macroglossa (Centro-occidental) y Euphorbia gundlachii (Occidente y Oriente).
Harrisia portoricensis Britton is a columnar cactus endemic to four Caribbean islands of the Puerto Rican bank.
Os maiores valores observados referem-se a distancia entre o acesso de Unai-MG (pitaya oval sem espinhos, Harrisia sp.
Las plantas halofitas estan presentes: Allenrolfea vaginata, Prosopis sericantha; cactaceas: Stetsonia coryne, Opuntia utkilio, Harrisia pomanensis, Cereus forbessi, Opuntia retrorsa, Monvillea spegazzini y Opuntia salmiana.
6 Allophyllus edulis Tessaria dodoneifolia Holmbergia tweedii 4 2 Lycium tenuispinosum 1 Jodina rhombifolia 2 Harrisia tortuosa 1 Lippia alba Maytenus vitis-idaea Sesbania virgata 63 Byttneria filipes 2 Trixis praestans 10 Senna pendula 1 Shrub strata height (m) 1.
r r Stigmaphyllum lineare r r Stigmaphyllum sagreanum r + Other species: Sterculia apetala 3, Harrisia eriophora +, Commelina sp.
For instance, Rae and Ebert (2002) documented a decreasing population trend of the rare Florida species Harrisia fragrans, and extinction was expected in <20 years, primarily due to failure of recruitment.

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