family Cactaceae

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Synonyms for family Cactaceae

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A farewell to dated ideas and concepts: molecular phylogenetics and revised suprageneric classification of the family Cactaceae.
commonly known as prickly pear belongs to family Cactaceae.
The prickly pear cactus, also known as nopal cactus, is one of more than a dozen varieties in the Opuntia genus in the family Cactaceae that grow abundantly in the Mexican Sonoran Desert and southwestern U.
Vaurie (1967) mentions this species as pest of the family Cactaceae in the genera Cereus, Ferocactus, and Opuntia; and Zimmermann & Granata (2002) points out that there is no specific information about pests of cultivated Hylocereus and Stenocereus.
He is a member of the succulent plant family Cactaceae often used as ornamental plants, but some are also crop plants.