genus Opuntia


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Synonyms for genus Opuntia

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This ability is common in the genus Opuntia, although plants in other genera, such as Lophoeereus, Myrtillocactus, Pachycereus, and Stenocereus, may also spread through ramet production (pers.
The family Dactylopiidae has only one genus, Dactylopius, with nine species, all of them originated in America and specialized in Cactaceae of the genus Opuntia.
cactorum is an oligophage of plants within the genus Opuntia, it accepted and developed on several non-host plant, yeast, and animal nutrients.
cactorum oligophagy within the genus Opuntia was not a concern for biological control campaigns in the Old World where Opuntia are not indigenous (Dyer 1975).