cactus (4) FOR ID :: Jurassic Cactus Park, Jaisalmer :: 27 OCT 18 : 11 posts by 4 authors. 3 images.
Jurassic Cactus Park Kuldhara, Jaisalmer
Date: October 27, 2018 … Altitude: about 225 m (740 feet) asl
Please check comparative images at
Could not find a match as per comparative images at Cactaceae
Cereus repandus (L.) Mill. ??
Thanks … I think the posted may not be among Cereus spp.
But I could be wrong. Let us hope someone helps with ID / validation.
it might just be Opuntia Invicta.
in my mind its an opuntia that wants to be a stick, but not quite making it, and hence all those folds and distortions….ha ha
Rose, J. W.; Britton, Nathaniel Lord (1963).
New York: Dover Publications. p. 79. ISBN 0-486-21191-6.
searching for this book which is a dover reprint i think
i found the original at
nice illustrations but many names are old.
I feel other than Opuntia invicta !
Thanks … for help and possibilities.
Will do some browsing and get back with my thoughts.