University of Colorado Museum of Natural History Herbarium Vascular Plant Collection
Catalog #: 00211029
Occurrence ID (GUID): 51f3a30c-607c-4631-8a2c-86d2dfde9cbd
Secondary Catalog #: 248281
Taxon: Opuntia polyacantha var. polyacantha Haworth
Collector: G.K. Arp   1431   
Date: 1970-08-15
Verbatim Date: 15 August 1970
Locality: United States, Colorado, Chaffee, 9 miles west of the summit of Trout Creek Pass.
38.8264518  -106.0519709 +-1000m.  WGS84
Georeference Remarks: I plotted the UTM 9 miles west of Trout Creek Pass along the road. RA
Elevation: 2530 meters Verbatim Elevation: 8300 ft, 2530 m
Habitat: Heavy Pinyon-Juniper community.
Reproductive Condition: Flr
Notes: Opuntia heacockii G.K. Arp, cited by Arp, Sida 10:207-210.1984 / Opuntia polyacantha Haw. var. polyacantha, det. Bruce D. Parfitt, 1991. Original ID as Opuntia polyacantha Haw. (This is the dwarf, root sprouting form).
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Record ID: 8e92eb09-d0ff-4aa3-84bc-3f8c6ed8ccdc
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