University of Nevada Herbarium
Catalog #: 74387
Occurrence ID (GUID): 5b2bcb8a-6adf-48a3-bab2-b3c0fa215169
Taxon: Opuntia polyacantha var. erinacea (Engelm. & J.M.Bigelow) B.D.Parfitt
Family: Cactaceae
Collector: D. M. Neubauer   428   
Date: 2015-07-17
Locality: USA, California, Mono County, (W&I) White Mountains: North Fork Crooked Creek drainage, .27 air-mile n UC White Mountain Research Center Crooked Creek Station
37.5034  -118.17152 +-2m.  WGS84
Elevation: 3102 meters (10175ft)
Habitat: SE-facing slope between granitic boulders.
Associated Species: Artemisia tridentata subsp. vaseyana, Linanthus pungens, Eriogonum umbellatum var. dichrocephalum
Description: Fleshy perennial to 20 cm tall; spines pale; perianth yellowish pink
Reproductive Condition: Flowering
Notes: One colony in vicinity; infrequent
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Record ID: 5b2bcb8a-6adf-48a3-bab2-b3c0fa215169
For additional information on this specimen, please contact: Arnold Tiehm, Curator (
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