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Tephrocactus aoracanthus

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Synonym(s): Opuntia aoracantha, Cereus ovatus, Tephrocactus ovatus, Opuntia pediophila, Tephrocactus pediophilus, Tephrocactus hossei, Opuntia hossei
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Subfamily: Opuntioideae
Distribution: Cordoba, La Rioja, Mendoza, San Juan - Argentina (South America)
Habit: Ovoid
Flower: WhiteEncounterability: Unusual in Collections
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Tephrocactus aoracanthus
T. aoracanthus
Picture taken at: Desert Botanical Garden , Phoenix, AZ

Photographer: Daiv Freeman
Tephrocactus aoracanthus
T. aoracanthus
Picture taken at: Habitat in Argentina

Photographer: Horacio de la Fuente

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