University of Colorado Museum of Natural History Herbarium Vascular Plant Collection
Catalog #: 00212738
Occurrence ID (GUID): 52c9858b-a59b-4c4c-abb2-72e5d2e37ac5
Secondary Catalog #: 432808
Taxon: Opuntia polyacantha var. polyacantha Haworth
Collector: B. Neely   4406   
Date: 1987-06-16
Verbatim Date: 16 June 1987
Locality: United States, Colorado, Moffat, Dinosaur National Monument; knoll ca. 1 mi NW of Warm Springs Cliff, W of Iron Mine Draw.
40.5396414  -108.9370404 +-500m.  WGS84
Verbatim Coordinates: T7N R103W SW¼ of SE¼ SEC23
Georeference Remarks: I put the point in the SW1/4 of the SE1/4 of the TRS given just west of Iron Mine Draw at 6900ft.
Elevation: 2103 meters Verbatim Elevation: 6900 ft, 2103 m
Habitat: On sandy soil of gentle SE exposure with Pinus, Juniperus, Cercocarpus and Haplopappus; widely scattered; Weber Sandstone Fm.
Reproductive Condition: Flr
Notes: Opuntia polyacantha Haw. var. polyacantha, det. Bruce D. Parfitt, 1991. Originally identified as Opuntia polyacantha Haw. Perianth yellow.
Specimen Images
Link to Source: 84546
Record ID: bea0fafb-17c1-4b2b-abba-ed655fa12292
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