Cactus

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Cactus
Various Cactaceae.jpg
Various Cactaceae
Scienteefic clessification e
Kinrick: Plantae
Clade: Angiosperms
Clade: Eudicots
Order: Caryophyllales
Faimily: Cactaceae
Juss.[1]
Subfaimilies

See an aa Clessification o the Cactaceae

Synonyms[2]
  • Opuntiaceae Desv.
  • Leuchtenbergiaceae Salm-Dyck ex Pfeiff.

A cactus (plural: cacti, cactuses, or cactus)[3] is a member o the plant faimily Cactaceae within the order Caryophyllales.

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. Angiosperm Phylogeny Group (2009). "An update of the Angiosperm Phylogeny Group classification for the orders and families of flowering plants: APG III" (PDF). Botanical Journal of the Linnean Society. 161 (2): 105–121. doi:10.1111/j.1095-8339.2009.00996.x. Retrieved 2013-07-06. 
  2. http://www.gbif.org/species/2519
  3. "cactus", Merriam-Webster's Online Dictionary, retrieved 2012-02-13