Brigham Young University, S. L. Welsh Herbarium
(BRY:V)
Catalog #: BRYV0043029
Occurrence ID (GUID): BRY:V:0043029
Taxon: Opuntia erinacea var. erinacea Engelm. & J.M.Bigelow
Family: Cactaceae
Type Status:
Collector: Walter Fertig   20442   
Date: 2003-05-26
Verbatim Date: 2003-5-26
Additional Collectors: et al.
Locality: U.S.A., Utah, Kane, Kaiparowits Plateau. terrace above floodplain on west side of the Paria River, ca 0.4 mi W of the Cottonwood road and ca 3 air miles N of US Hwy 89.
Verbatim Coordinates: T42S R1W S17 SE4.
Elevation: 1384 meters Verbatim Elevation: 4540 ft.
Habitat: Se-facing slopes of Tropic Shale covered by Dakota Sandstone cobbles and rubble. Vegetative cover 20-25%, rock cover 40-90%. Atriplex confertifolia-Suaeda desert shrub community.
Associated Species: Extensive colonies of Viguiera soliceps and Calochortus.
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Rights Holder: Brigham Young University
Record ID: 65bb07b2-4d84-4fff-bd16-192b4c4e7d0d
For additional information on this specimen, please contact: Robert Johnson (robert_johnson@byu.edu)
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Current Record
Brigham Young University, S. L. Welsh Herbarium (BRY:V)
Walter Fertig 204422003-05-26
Catalog Number: BRYV0043029
GUID: BRY:V:0043029
Latest Identification: Opuntia erinacea var. erinacea Engelm. & J.M.Bigelow


General Research Observations (SEINet)
Walter Fertig 204422003-05-26
Latest Identification: Opuntia erinacea var. erinacea Engelm. & J.M. Bigelow
Identified by: Walter Fertig

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