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from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A tree, Pereskia Guamacho of the cactus family, 12 to 15 feet high, which bears yellow flowers and branches covered with long, straight spines.


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  • Around Turimiquire massif, some frequent species are: Taebuia billbergii, Bourreria cumanensis, Bauhinia aculeata, Pereskia guamacho and Bursera simaruba.

    Araya and Paria xeric scrub


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