Desert Botanical Garden Herbarium
Catalog #: DES00084143
Occurrence ID (GUID): 2d92116c-7460-46cf-9fbb-5ad36d3d0d35
Taxon: Opuntia chlorotica Engelm. & Bigelow
Family: Cactaceae
Collector: Wendy C. Hodgson   30862   
Date: 2016-07-08
Additional Collectors: Andrew Salywon
Locality: USA, Arizona, Yavapai County, Northwest of Jawbone Windmill near Jawbone Ruin, overlooking Black Mountain Canyon at canyon edge.
34.51218  -111.699537
Verbatim Coordinates: 12S 435789E 3819170N
Elevation: 1411 meters Verbatim Elevation: 4630 ft
Habitat: Disturbed, in ruin.
Substrate: Basalt.
Associated Species: Nolina microcarpa, Opuntia engelmannii, Acacia greggii, Aloysia wrightii, Eriogonum wrightii, Ephedra, Berberis haematocarpa, Juniperus, Ericameria laricifolia, Gutierrezia sarothrae, Agave chrysantha, Opuntia phaeacantha.
Description: Occasional, plant ca 2 m high x 2 m wide, branched above trunk, ca 7 m SW of 30861; fruits green, 45h x 33w mm, 40x34 mm, 37x35 mm, 37x35 mm.
Notes: Sheet 2 of 2; photos only.
Specimen Images
Record Id: 2d92116c-7460-46cf-9fbb-5ad36d3d0d35
For additional information on this specimen, please contact: Andrew Salywon (
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