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.
Carrillo-Garcia A, Bashan Y, Rivera ED, Bethlenfalvay GJ (2000a) Effects of resource-island soils, competition, and inoculation with Azospirillum on survival and growth of Pachycereus pringlei, the giant cactus of the Sonoran Desert.
En este sitio se encuentran tres tipos de vegetacion: 1) matorral espinoso (especies arboreas y arbustivas caducifolias con espinas prominentes) en las partes mas altas, con especies como Pachycormus discolor, Stenocereus thurberi y Opuntia sp.; 2) matorral inerme (especies sin espinas y de hojas pequenas) en laderas y canones, dominado por Lysiloma candida, Ruellia californica y Fouquieria diguetii y 3) matorral inerme-cardonal (asociacion de diferentes especies sin espinas y especies suculentas con espinas) en las partes mas bajas, dominado por Pachycereus pringlei, Bursera epinnata y Prosopis glandulosa (Guerrero-Cardenas et al., 2016).
Other cacti for which floral visitors were recorded are: cardon (Pachycereus pringlei), saguaro (Carnegiea gigantea), and pithaya (Stenocereus thurberi).
Tehuanine N-oxide (1) was isolated from Pachycereus pringlei and deglucopterocereine N-oxide (2) was isolated from Pterocereus gaumeri (Pummangura et al.
Pollination biology of the columnar cactus Pachycereus pecten-aboriginum in north-western Mexico.
Several different species of the columnar cacti of the genera Stenocereus and Pachycereus, were introduced into different semi-arid ecozones in Israel, most of these efforts were of disappointing outcomes, the only exception being the Cereus peruvianus (L.) Miller, which bore plenty of fruits, some of them of good taste (Nerd et al 1990; Nerd et al 1993; Nerd & Mizrahi 2002; Weiss et al 1993).