Desert Botanical Garden Herbarium
(DES)
Catalog #: DES00082790
Occurrence ID (GUID): 93fb6965-4773-4aff-8e38-153824b815d9
Taxon: Opuntia polyacantha var. erinacea (Engelm. & J.M.Bigelow) B.D.Parfitt
Family: Cactaceae
Determiner: Donald Pinkava and Wendy Hodgson (2016-12-14)
Collector: Wendy C. Hodgson   30797   
Date: 2016-06-03
Locality: USA, Arizona, Coconino County, Arizona National Scenic Trail, Buckskin Mountain Passage, overlooking House Rock Valley, within 1-1/2 to 2 miles of AZ-UT trailhead.
36.9899  -112.055959  NAD 83/WGS84
Verbatim Coordinates: 12S 406031E 4094273N
Elevation: 1829 meters Verbatim Elevation: 6002 ft
Habitat: Northnortheast-facing gentle slope, opened burned area of pinon pine-juniper association.
Substrate: Kaibab limestone.
Associated Species: Juniperus osteosperma, Ephedra, Artemisia bigelovii, Pinus edulis, Gutierrezia sarothrae, Bromus spp., Astragalus calycosus, Hesperostipa.
Description: Occasional, plant ca 1/3 m high x 1/2 m wide, 2 pads high, flowers (10:30 am) 65(l) x 76(w) mm, 55x60 mm, 70x85 mm, 60x70 mm, inner tepal 40x35 mm, broadly oblanceolate, erose apically, tepals fragile, hypanthium 27x26 mm, moderately tuberculate, outer tepals light yellow with slight red-pink flush middle and apices, margins light yellow, broad, inner tepals light yellow, filaments yellow (to light chartreuse), anthers cream-yellow, style white, stigma lobes dark green.
Reproductive Condition: flowers
Notes: Sheet 1 of 2.
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Record ID: 93fb6965-4773-4aff-8e38-153824b815d9
For additional information on this specimen, please contact: Andrew Salywon (asalywon@dbg.org)
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Current Record
Desert Botanical Garden Herbarium (DES)
Wendy C. Hodgson 307972016-06-03
Catalog Number: DES00082790
GUID: 93fb6965-4773-4aff-8e38-153824b815d9
Latest Identification: Opuntia polyacantha var. erinacea (Engelm. & J.M.Bigelow) B.D.Parfitt
Identified by: Donald Pinkava and Wendy Hodgson2016-12-14


Desert Botanical Garden Herbarium (DES)
Wendy C. Hodgson 307972016-06-03
Catalog Number: DES00082791
Latest Identification: Opuntia polyacantha var. erinacea (Engelm. & J.M.Bigelow) B.D.Parfitt
Identified by: Donald Pinkava and Wendy Hodgson2016-12-14

Arizona State University Vascular Plant Herbarium (ASU:Plants)
Wendy C. Hodgson 307972016-06-03
Catalog Number: ASU0307021
Latest Identification: Opuntia polyacantha var. erinacea (Engelm. & J.M.Bigelow) B.D.Parfitt
Identified by: Donald Pinkava and Wendy Hodgson2016-12-14

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