FLORA MALAYSIANA

Plants of the Malaysian Region



Dicotyledoneae.


CACTACEAE, Cactus, Katus.
Taxonomy: Cladus: Eukaryota, APG II, (2003), , Kingdom: Plantae, Cladus: Angiospermae, Cladus:Eudicots, Cladus: core eudicots, Cladus: Unassigned core eudicots, Order: Caryophyllales Perleb, Syn: = Centrospermae, Suborder: Caryophyllineae, Family: Cactaceae , Juss. Subfamily: Cactoideae, Tribe: Cereeae, Genus: Cerus Linn.

Genus: Cereus, Mill., Cactus, Katus.



Cereus Cactus, Katus Cereus
Species: Cerus peruvianus Linn., Syn = Cereus repandus Haw.

Ref: Tropica; Alfred Byrd Graf; (1978, 1981); Roehrs Company; USA. - Page 250 http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cereus_peruvianus
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File: (top) cacepep02-1966.jpg, (bottom) cacepep01-050402.jpg, Original Size: (top) 343 x 500 (bottom) 1049 x 1545
Loc.: (top) BBBSS, Jalan Utara Petaling Jaya (bottom) Batu Maung, Bayan Lepas, Penang. Date: (top) 1966, (bottom) 02 April 2005
Photo: Ooi Chooi Seng
Taxonomy: Order: Caryophyllales, Family: Cactaceae, Juss. Subfamily: Cactoideae, Tribe: Cereeae, Genus: Cerus Linn.

Cereus Cactus, Katus Cereus
Species: Cerus peruvianus Linn., Syn = Cereus repandus Haw.

Ref: Tropica; Alfred Byrd Graf; (1978, 1981); Roehrs Company; USA. - Page 250 http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cereus_peruvianus
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Loc.: (top & bottom) Batu Maung, Bayan Lepas, Penang. Date: (top & bottom) 02 April 2005
Photo: Ooi Chooi Seng
Taxonomy: Order: Caryophyllales, Family: Cactaceae, Juss. Subfamily: Cactoideae, Tribe: Cereeae, Genus: Cerus Linn.


Genus: Hylocereus, (A.Berger) Britton & Rose, Dragon Eye Cactus, Katus Mata Naga.



Deagon Fruit, Mata Naga
Species: Hydrocereus undatus,

Ref: Bunga-bungaan Malaysia; Ismail Saidin; (1993); Dewan Bahasa & Pustaka; Malaysia - page 115 http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hydrocereus
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Loc.: (top & bottom) Seremban 3. Date: (top & bottom) 30 September 2001
Photo: Ooi Chooi Seng
Taxonomy: Order: Caryophyllales, Family: Cactaceae, Juss. Subfamily: Cactoideae, Genus: Hylocereus.



Deagon Fruit, Mata Naga
Species: Hydrocereus undatus,

Ref: Bunga-bungaan Malaysia; Ismail Saidin; (1993); Dewan Bahasa & Pustaka; Malaysia - page 115 http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hydrocereus
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Original Size: (all 3) 320 x 240,

Loc.: (all 3) ?, Date: (all 3) 30 September 2001,
Photo: Ooi Chooi Seng
Taxonomy: Order: Caryophyllales, Family: Cactaceae, Juss. Subfamily: Cactoideae, Genus: Hylocereus.
Red Deagon Fruit, Mata Naga Merah
Species: Hydrocereus undatus var rubia,

Ref: Bunga-bungaan Malaysia; Ismail Saidin; (1993); Dewan Bahasa & Pustaka; Malaysia - page 115 http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hydrocereus
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Loc.: Petaling Jaya, Date: 26 October 2004
Photo: Ooi Chooi Seng
Taxonomy: Order: Caryophyllales, Family: Cactaceae, Juss. Subfamily: Cactoideae, Genus: Hylocereus.


Genus: Opuntia, Mill., Flat Cactus, Katus Kepingan.




Thornless Pad Cactus Flower
Species: Opuntia cochenillifera, (Linn.) Mill., Syn = Cactus cochenilliferus L. Nopalea cochenillifera (L.) Salm-Dyck

Ref: Tropica; Alfred Byrd Graf; (1978, 1981); Roehrs Company; USA. - page 241, 1051 http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Opuntia_ficus-indica
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Loc.: (all 3) Petaling Jaya, Section 17, Date: (all 3) 04 September 2004,
Photo: Ooi Chooi Seng
Taxonomy: Order: Caryophyllales, Family: Cactaceae, Juss. Subfamily: Cactoideae, Genus: Opuntia. Subgenus: Opuntia

Thornless Pad Cactus Fruit
Species: Opuntia cochenillifera, (Linn.) Mill., Syn = Cactus cochenilliferus L. Nopalea cochenillifera (L.) Salm-Dyck

Ref: Tropica; Alfred Byrd Graf; (1978, 1981); Roehrs Company; USA. - page 241, 1051 http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Opuntia_ficus-indica
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Original Size: (all 2) 640 x 480,

Loc.: (all 2) Petaling Jaya, Section 17, Date: (all 2) 04 September 2004,
Photo: Ooi Chooi Seng
Taxonomy: Order: Caryophyllales, Family: Cactaceae, Juss. Subfamily: Cactoideae, Genus: Opuntia.Subgenus: Opuntia