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Definition of Cereus triangularis
Cereus triangularisPrickly Prick"ly, a.
Full of sharp points or prickles; armed or covered with
prickles; as, a prickly shrub.
Prickly ash (Bot.), a prickly shrub (Xanthoxylum
Americanum) with yellowish flowers appearing with the
leaves. All parts of the plant are pungent and aromatic.
The southern species is X. Carolinianum. --Gray.
Prickly heat (Med.), a noncontagious cutaneous eruption of
red pimples, attended with intense itching and tingling of
the parts affected. It is due to inflammation of the sweat
glands, and is often brought on by overheating the skin in
Prickly pear (Bot.), a name given to several plants of the
cactaceous genus Opuntia, American plants consisting of
fleshy, leafless, usually flattened, and often prickly
joints inserted upon each other. The sessile flowers have
many petals and numerous stamens. The edible fruit is a
large pear-shaped berry containing many flattish seeds.
The common species of the Northern Atlantic States is
Opuntia vulgaris. In the South and West are many others,
and in tropical America more than a hundred more. O.
vulgaris, O. Ficus-Indica, and O. Tuna are abundantly
introduced in the Mediterranean region, and O. Dillenii
has become common in India.
Prickly pole (Bot.), a West Indian palm (Bactris
Plumierana), the slender trunk of which bears many rings
of long black prickles.
Prickly withe (Bot.), a West Indian cactaceous plant
(Cereus triangularis) having prickly, slender, climbing,
Prickly rat (Zo["o]l.), any one of several species of South
American burrowing rodents belonging to Ctenomys and
allied genera. The hair is usually intermingled with sharp
Meaning of Cereus triangularis from wikipedia
- needed] Dansk: Dragefrugt
English: pitahaya, dragon
fruit, night blooming cereus
of the Night, Cinderella
in the cradle...
were designated Hylocereus ocampensis
repandus, the red fruit) and Cereus triangularis
(supposedly, the yellow
fruit). It is not quite...
- the sword
gigantea, the Saguaro, Cereus repandus
and Florida genus Corryocactus
- preferred. The name cereus originates
in a book by Tabernaemont**** published
in 1625 and refers
to the candle-like form of species Cereus
- of monographs
(Albany, 1875); Cereus Grandiflorus
and Cereus bonplandi
(1876); Cereus triangularis
and Phyllocactus grandis
- Family: Cactaceae
& Rose Type species Hylocereus triangularis Species
- cactus Cereus insularis Cereus jamacaru Cereus kroenleinii Cereus lamprospermus Cereus lanosus Cereus phatnospermus Cereus
repandus, apple cactus Cereus
- Arrojadoa marylaniae Astrophytum
caput-medusae Cereus estevesii
in the wild) Cereus
saddi**** Cipocereus pusilliflorus
- Austrocylindropuntia pachypus Aztekium hintonii Browningia chlorocarpa Cereus horrispinus Cereus mortensenii Cleistocactus acanthurus Cleistocactus
& David, 1991 Aleurocybotus Quaintance
& Baker, 1914 Aleurocybotus cereus
Martin, 2005 Aleurocybotus graminicolus
Quaintance, 1899 Aleurocybotus
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