Cactoideae ('Cacteae') Eaton ()
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🌵 Type Cactus

Cactus (the name of the type genus) + -oideae, the suffix denoting a subfamily. Plant families (-aceae) can be divided hierarchically into subfamilies (-oideae), tribes (-eae) and subtribes (-inae).

How to cite

Maarten H.J. van der Meer (2022 Feb 05). Cactoideae. Dictionary of Cactus Names. Retrieved from

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