Arizona State University Vascular Plant Herbarium
Catalog #: ASU0051899
Occurrence ID (GUID): f6b2058a-5d8b-44d9-94f4-d8ac4df1e501
Secondary Catalog #: 99168
Taxon: Opuntia spinosior (Engelm.) Toumey
Family: Cactaceae
Determiner: D. J. Pinkava, 1993
Collector: D. J. Pinkava   P-13806   
Date: 1977-05-27
Additional Collectors: Lyle A. McGill, Mary J. Pinkava
Locality: USA, Arizona, Santa Cruz, 18.6 miles east of junction of Routes 80-89 and 289
31.37  -110.68 +-100m.
Elevation: 1577-1275 meters (5173-4182ft)
Habitat: Desert hills
Description: Stems reddish; ovularies dark green with fleshy leaves purple-tinged; fruits large, yellow above, with seeds; flowers purple; stigmas white, tinged slightly with purple outside; filaments dark purple; anthers yellow; styles basally white to rather purple at apex (ca. 8/10 colored); ovules in chamber
Reproductive Condition: flowers & fruit
Notes: Photo
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Record ID: f6b2058a-5d8b-44d9-94f4-d8ac4df1e501
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