Lemaireocereus


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Noun1.Lemaireocereus - tropical American cacti usually tall and branching with stout spines and funnel-shaped flowers and globular or ovoid often edible fruit
caryophylloid dicot genus - genus of relatively early dicotyledonous plants including mostly flowers
Cactaceae, cactus family, family Cactaceae - constituting the order Opuntiales
chichipe, Lemaireocereus chichipe - tall treelike Mexican cactus with edible red fruit
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Las cercas de la mayoria de las viviendas de la localidad estan hechas con nopales, palmas y principalmente de una cactacea llamada organo (Pachycereus marginatus, Lemaireocereus marginatus), la cual puede alcanzar alturas de mas de 5 metros, de forma de columna con 4 a 7 costillas.
Dominant vegetation includes zamota (Corsetia glandulosa), mauto (Lysiloma divaricata), mesquite (Prosopis juliflora), torote (Bursera spp.), tarachique (Dononaea viscosa), palo blanco (Piscidia mollis), catclaw (Mimosa spp.), organ pipe cactus (Lemaireocereus thurberi), and quelite (Amaranthus palmeri).
Las plantas predominantes en la zona natural son los torotes (Bursera spp.), mezquites (Prosopis spp.), palo Adan (Fouquieria diguetii), palo verde (Cercidium microphylum), palo blanco (Lysiloma candidum), lomboy (Jatropha cinerea), choya (Opuntia choya), cardon (Pachycereus pringleii), pitaya agria (Stenocereus gummosus), pitaya dulce (Lemaireocereus turberi)(Wiggins 1980).