University of Colorado Museum of Natural History Herbarium Vascular Plant Collection
Catalog #: 00211250
Occurrence ID (GUID): 8c15e64c-8de2-4fb1-8da1-41aaf6133ad1
Secondary Catalog #: 248280
Taxon: Opuntia polyacantha var. polyacantha Haworth
Collector: G.K. Arp   1432   
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 10:2007-210. 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: e31fa5e1-ce71-47ec-879d-665283a85383
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