Desert Botanical Garden Herbarium
Catalog #: DES00086491
Occurrence ID (GUID): 71464323-0bcc-4237-809f-d97680a1b109
Taxon: Opuntia diploursina Stock, Hussey, & Beckstrom
Family: Cactaceae
Collector: Lucas C. Majure   5699   
Date: 2015-05-12
Additional Collectors: Wendy Hodgson, Olwen Grace, Raul Puente
Locality: United States, Arizona, Mohave County, Lake Mead Recreation Area, off of Pierce Ferry Rd., vicinity of Meadview (just N of town)
36.08759  -114.05771
Elevation: 780 meters (2558ft)
Habitat: in degraded granitic soils along the SW slope of Lake Mead
Associated Species: Ambrosia dumosa, Cylindropuntia acanthocarpa, C. echinocarpa, C. ramosissima, Eriogonum inflatum, Ferocactus cylindraceus, Krameria erecta, Larrea tridentata, Opuntia diploursina, Yucca jageriana, Y. schidigera
Description: erect shrubs, several cladodes high, cladodes totally cylindric throughout the plant; uncommon form
Reproductive Condition: fruit
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Record ID: 71464323-0bcc-4237-809f-d97680a1b109
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Current Record
Desert Botanical Garden Herbarium (DES)
Lucas C. Majure 56992015-05-12
Catalog Number: DES00086491
GUID: 71464323-0bcc-4237-809f-d97680a1b109
Latest Identification: Opuntia diploursina Stock, Hussey, & Beckstrom

General Research Observations (SEINet)
Lucas C. Majure 56992015-05-12
Latest Identification: Opuntia diploursina Stock, Hussey, & Beckstrom

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