Desert Botanical Garden Herbarium
Catalog #: DES00044313
Occurrence ID (GUID): 8f223111-2e59-4f07-93e0-89d522916d59
Taxon: Opuntia polyacantha var. nicholii (L. Benson) B. Parfitt
Family: Cactaceae
Determiner: Donald J. Pinkava 6/29/05
Collector: W. Hodgson   12165   
Date: 1999-05-01
Additional Collectors: Liz Slauson, John Wdowin
Locality: USA, Arizona, Coconino County, Grand Canyon National Park, along trail from Phantom Ranch to Clear Creek Canyon
36.105517  -112.073183
Verbatim Coordinates: 36d 6.331m N; 112d 4.391m W
Elevation: 1227 meters Verbatim Elevation: 4028ft.
Habitat: Tonto Platform
Associated Species: Ephedra, Lycium, Sphaeralcea, Yucca baccata, Opuntia engelmannii, Opuntia polyacantha, Thamnosma montana, Agave utahensis utahensis, Thymophylla pentachaeta, Coleogyne ramosissima, Echinocereus engelmannii
Description: Frequent, 102 pads high, flowers dark pink, stigma lobes dark green
Reproductive Condition: flowers
Notes: photo
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Record ID: 8f223111-2e59-4f07-93e0-89d522916d59
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Current Record
Desert Botanical Garden Herbarium (DES)
W. Hodgson 121651999-05-01
Catalog Number: DES00044313
GUID: 8f223111-2e59-4f07-93e0-89d522916d59
Latest Identification: Opuntia polyacantha var. nicholii (L. Benson) B. Parfitt
Identified by: Donald J. Pinkava 6/29/05

Arizona State University Vascular Plant Herbarium (ASU:Plants)
Wendy C. Hodgson 121651999-05-01
Latest Identification: Opuntia polyacantha var. nicholii (L.D.Benson) B.D.Parfitt
Identified by: Donald J. Pinkava, 2005

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