Desert Botanical Garden Herbarium
Catalog #: DES00087243
Occurrence ID (GUID): 9a1f027f-cbd4-4496-a731-58523b72cde2
Taxon: Opuntia erinacea Engelm. & Bigelow ex Engelm.
Family: Cactaceae
Collector: Lucas C. Majure   5723   
Date: 2015-05-14
Additional Collectors: Raul Puente
Locality: United States, California, San Bernardino, Mojave National Preserve, off of Hart Mine Rd., just SE of the New York Mts. and "Big Tors Camp"
35.20986  -115.31232
Elevation: 1638 meters (5373ft)
Habitat: limestone hill dominated by Juniperus osteosperma
Associated Species: Bouteloua eriopoda, Coryphantha vivipara, Cylindropuntia acanthocarpa, Echinocereus engelmannii, E. mohavensis, Menodora scabra, Opuntia basilaris, O. engelmannii (covillei form), O. erinacea, O. phaeacantha, Purshia paradoxa, Sphaeralcea, Yucca baccata, Y. brevifolia
Description: cespitose shrubs, tepals yellow, 3.1 x 2.4 cm, filaments white, anthers yellow, style white, 1.6-1.7 cm long, stigma lobes dark green, lobes 8-9; common here
Reproductive Condition: flower & fruit
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Record ID: 9a1f027f-cbd4-4496-a731-58523b72cde2
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Current Record
Desert Botanical Garden Herbarium (DES)
Lucas C. Majure 57232015-05-14
Catalog Number: DES00087243
GUID: 9a1f027f-cbd4-4496-a731-58523b72cde2
Latest Identification: Opuntia erinacea Engelm. & Bigelow ex Engelm.

General Research Observations (SEINet)
Lucas C. Majure 57232015-05-14
Latest Identification: Opuntia erinacea Engelm. & Bigelow ex Engelm.

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