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Definition of Cereus triangularis

Cereus triangularis
Prickly 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 hot weather. 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, triangular stems. 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 spines.

Meaning of Cereus triangularis from wikipedia

- needed] Dansk: Dragefrugt English: pitahaya, dragon fruit, night blooming cereus, strawberry pear, Belle of the Night, Cinderella plant, Jesus in the cradle...
- Australia were designated Hylocereus ocampensis (or Cereus repandus, the red fruit) and Cereus triangularis (supposedly, the yellow fruit). It is not quite...
- the sword pear, Browningia candelaris, Carnegiea gigantea, the Saguaro, Cereus repandus - California and Florida genus Corryocactus (also known as Erdisia)...
- preferred. The name cereus originates in a book by Tabernaemont**** published in 1625 and refers to the candle-like form of species Cereus hexagonus. Regularly...
- of monographs on Cactus (Albany, 1875); Cereus Grandiflorus and Cereus bonplandi (1876); Cereus triangularis and Phyllocactus grandis (1876); Cardinal...
- Family: Cactaceae Subfamily: Cactoideae Tribe: Hylocereeae Genus: Hylocereus (A.Berger) Britton & Rose Type species Hylocereus triangularis Species See text...
- cactus Cereus insularis Cereus jamacaru Cereus kroenleinii Cereus lamprospermus Cereus lanosus Cereus phatnospermus Cereus repandus, apple cactus Cereus spegazzinii...
- Arrojadoa marylaniae Astrophytum caput-medusae Cereus estevesii (possibly extinct in the wild) Cereus saddi**** Cipocereus pusilliflorus Cleistocactus...
- Austrocylindropuntia pachypus Aztekium hintonii Browningia chlorocarpa Cereus horrispinus Cereus mortensenii Cleistocactus acanthurus Cleistocactus neoroezlii...
- Jesudasan & David, 1991 Aleurocybotus Quaintance & Baker, 1914 Aleurocybotus cereus Martin, 2005 Aleurocybotus graminicolus Quaintance, 1899 Aleurocybotus occiduus...
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