Hylocereus setaceus

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Hylocereus setaceus
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Scientific classification
Kingdom: Plantae
(unranked): Angiosperms
(unranked): Eudicots
(unranked): Core eudicots
Order: Caryophyllales
Family: Cactaceae
Genus: Hylocereus
Species: H. setaceus
Binomial name
Hylocereus setaceus
(Salm-Dyck ex DC.) Ralf Bauer

Hylocereus setaceus is a species of plant in the Cactaceae family. It is found in Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil, and Paraguay. Its natural habitats are subtropical or tropical dry forests, subtropical or tropical moist lowland forests, rocky shores, and sandy shores. It is threatened by habitat loss.