Desert Botanical Garden Herbarium
Catalog #: DES00060566
Occurrence ID (GUID): 8582ab07-deab-476f-adb0-85875c2b5fe3
Taxon: Opuntia polyacantha var. erinacea Engelm.
Family: Cactaceae
Collector: Wendy C. Hodgson   22729   
Date: 2008-04-17
Additional Collectors: Ray Leimkuehler, Brandi Eide, Dawn Goldman
Locality: USA, Utah, Washington County, Foothills of the Beaver Dam Mountains.
37.066583  -113.91095
Verbatim Coordinates: 37d 3.995m N; 113d 54.657m W
Elevation: 1107 meters (3631ft)
Habitat: Mohave Desert scrub
Associated Species: Thamnosma montana, Yucca brevifolia, Y. schidigera, Ephedra, Salazaria mexicana, Larrea tridentata, Gutierrezia sarothrae, Dichelostemma pulchella, Salvia columbariae, S. dorrii, Coleogyne ramosissima, Cylindropuntia acanthocarpa, Ferocactus cylindraceus, Echinomastus johnsonii, Ericameria linearifolia, Prunus fasciculata,
Description: Frequent, low-growing, with fruits, no flowers.
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Record ID: 8582ab07-deab-476f-adb0-85875c2b5fe3
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