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Desert Botanical Garden Herbarium
Catalog #: DES00061664
Occurrence ID (GUID): 276a42cd-fe48-47e2-9a60-b1d2f25e3ef7
Taxon: Ferocactus wislizeni (Engelm.) Britt. & Rose
Family: Cactaceae
Collector: Wendy C. Hodgson   23495   
Date: 2008-09-10
Additional Collectors: Brandi Eide, Ray Leimkuehler, Rosa Crespo
Locality: USA, Arizona, Pinal County, Northwest end of Tortolito Mountains, Fresnal Canyon.
32.559517  -111.098483  NAD 27
Verbatim Coordinates: 32d 33.571m N; 111d 5.909m W; UTM: 3602261N 490760E 12S
Elevation: 992 meters
Verbatim Elevation: 3257ft.
Habitat: Arizona Upland desert scrub
Associated Species: Ephedra, Jatropha cardiophylla, Eysenhardtia orthocarpa, Cylindropuntia bigelovii, C. versicolor, Hyptis emoryi, Carnegiea gigantea, Opuntia phaeacantha, Fouquieria splendens, Dodonaea viscosa, Mammillaria grahamii, Acacia greggii, Cercidium microphyllum.
Description: Occasional, 15 inches high, ribs 20, flowers 57(l)x40(w) mm, 72x60 mm, 56x36 mm, hypanthium green with tan-cream scale margins, outer perianth light yellow flushed with rose with maroon-rose midstripe, inner perianth light yellow flushed with narrower midstripe, filaments cream-light yellow becoming red-orange distally, anthers light yellow, style cream-orange-pink, stigma lobes yellow-cream.
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Record Id: 276a42cd-fe48-47e2-9a60-b1d2f25e3ef7
For additional information on this specimen, please contact: Andrew Salywon (asalywon@dbg.org)
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