Acanthocereus

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Noun1.Acanthocereus - mostly trailing cacti having nocturnal white flowersAcanthocereus - mostly trailing cacti having nocturnal white flowers; tropical America and Caribbean region
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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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).
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.
Arbusto terrestre Armatocereus humilis, Cereus hexagonus, Cylindropuntia caribaea, Hylocereus polyrhizus, Monvillea smithiana, Opuntia caracassana, O.