Desert Botanical Garden Herbarium
Catalog #: DES00061369
Occurrence ID (GUID): 8f30fce2-dd61-46df-bc9c-3fba0beb79df
Taxon: Ferocactus wislizeni (Engelm.) Britt. & Rose
Family: Cactaceae
Collector: Wendy C. Hodgson   23293   
Date: 2008-08-21
Additional Collectors: Andrew Salywon
Locality: USA, Arizona, Pinal County, Southside of highway 84, north of Interstate 8 and northeast of interchange.
32.840517  -112.111483
Verbatim Coordinates: 32d 50.431m N; 112d 6.689m W
Elevation: 513 meters (1683ft)
Habitat: Desert scrub, flats, roadside
Associated Species: Ambrosia deltoidea, Cercidium microphyllum, Larrea tridentata, Krameria grayi.
Description: Occasional, 1 m high, ribs 28, flower 61(l)x60(w) mm, hypanthium light green with light yellow-green scale margins, outer perianth light yelow flushed with orange-light green, inner perianth red-pink with light yellow margins, filaments light yellow becoming red-pink, anthers light yellow, stigma lobes light yellow with slight red outside; fruits 36(l)x30(w) mm, 35x28 mm, 36x31 mm, 30x26 mm, 30x26 mm, 35x25 mm, green with light tan-yellow scale margins.
Notes: sheet 2 of 2.
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Record Id: 8f30fce2-dd61-46df-bc9c-3fba0beb79df
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Current Record
Desert Botanical Garden Herbarium (DES)
Wendy C. Hodgson 232932008-08-21
Catalog Number: DES00061369
GUID: 8f30fce2-dd61-46df-bc9c-3fba0beb79df
Latest Identification: Ferocactus wislizeni

Desert Botanical Garden Herbarium (DES)
Wendy C. Hodgson 232932008-08-21
Catalog Number: DES00061368
Latest Identification: Ferocactus wislizeni

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