Myrtillocactus geometrizans


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Noun1.Myrtillocactus geometrizans - arborescent cactus of western Mexico bearing a small oblong edible berrylike fruit
garambulla - small berrylike fruit
cactus - any succulent plant of the family Cactaceae native chiefly to arid regions of the New World and usually having spines
genus Myrtillocactus, Myrtillocactus - small genus of arborescent cacti of Mexico and Central America
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Insect growth regulatory effects of some extracts and sterols from Myrtillocactus geometrizans (Cactaceae) against Spodoptera frugiperda and Tenebrio molitor.
La vegetacion circundante corresponde a un matorral crasicaule con dominancia de Isolatocereus durmortieri, Myrtillocactus geometrizans y Cephalocereus senilis.
Nutrients in the soil are important for germination of some species (i.e., biological soil crusts) that have higher nutrients than soils without them, and have a positive effect on the seed germination of the cactus Myrtillocactus geometrizans (Rivera-Aguilar et al., 2005).
(2004) give the cacti comprising this vegetation as Myrtillocactus geometrizans, Opuntia leucotricha, O.
The boy started telling us about how important bats are to maintaining the surrounding forest by pollinating the flowers of the ceiba trees, morning glory trees, agaves, and many other species, and dispersing the seeds of some soft-fleshed fruits, including those of the garambullo columnar cactus (Myrtillocactus geometrizans).