Desert Botanical Garden Herbarium
Catalog #: DES00039199
Occurrence ID (GUID): 32f635f8-b929-4a10-99cf-415ce8a83f0c
Taxon: Cylindropuntia spinosior (Engelm.) Toumey
Family: Cactaceae
Collector: Wendy C. Hodgson   8498   
Date: 1994-07-28
Additional Collectors: Liz Slauson, Kathleen Rice
Locality: USA, Arizona, Cochise County, Low hills adjacent to and S of Peloncillo Mountains And Wilderness Area, ca. 12-14 mi N of Frontage Rd. of I-10, N of San Simon
32.38917  -109.1364
Verbatim Coordinates: 32d 23m 21s N; 109d 8m 11s W
Elevation: 1440 meters Verbatim Elevation: 4723ft.
Habitat: low hills dominated by Larrea tridentata.
Associated Species: Agave palmeri, Larrea tridentata, Zinnia acerosa, Aloysia wrightii, Yucca arizonica, Yucca elata, Gutierrezia, Opuntia macrocentra, Opuntia engelmannii, Prosopis glandulosa, Condalia correllii, Parthenium incanum, Acacia greggii,, Eriogonum wrightii, Dasylirion wheeleri
Description: Occasional to uncommon here, this plant short to 2/3 m tall, grayish-purplish in color.
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Record ID: 32f635f8-b929-4a10-99cf-415ce8a83f0c
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