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Cylindropuntia

 

 

ParentsUnknownGenus is not in the current taxonomy
GenusCylindropuntiafrom the Greek kylindros, “a cylinder,” plus genus Opuntia, this is now the new genus of the so-called ‘true chollas’

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Online References:

Cylindropuntia on www.saguaro-juniper.com

Cylindropuntia description by Thomas H. Kent, last updated 16 Aug 2013.

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Cylindropuntia

Cholla (Cylindropuntia) · Cactus skeletons are very tough. · 2/28/2010 · Anza-Borrego Desert State Park, CA
≈ 8 × 10" (19 × 26 cm)

Cylindropuntia

Cholla (Cylindropuntia) · 2/28/2010 · Anza-Borrego Desert State Park, CA
≈ 12 × 8" (31 × 20 cm) Species not yet identified

Cylindropuntia

Cholla (Cylindropuntia) · 2/28/2010 · Anza-Borrego Desert State Park, CA
≈ 7 × 4½" (17 × 11 cm) Species not yet identified

Cylindropuntia

Teddy Bear Cholla (Cylindropuntia bigelovii) · 2/28/2010 · Anza-Borrego Desert State Park, CA
≈ 31 × 39" (78 × 99 cm) ID is uncertain

Cylindropuntia

Chain-fruit Cholla (Cylindropuntia fulgida var. fulgida) · 5/24/2009 · Saguaro National Park, AZ
≈ 5 × 7½' (1.5 × 2.3 m)

Cylindropuntia

Jumping Cholla (Cylindropuntia fulgida var. fulgida) · 2/17/2007 · Anza-Borrego Desert State Park, CA ID is uncertain

Cylindropuntia

Pencil Cholla (Cylindropuntia tesajo) · 5/24/2009 · Arizona Sonora Desert Museum, Tucson, AZ
≈ 27 × 26" (69 × 67 cm)