Desert Botanical Garden Herbarium
Catalog #: DES00086656
Occurrence ID (GUID): a78d804b-389e-4187-b9af-b623cf743e67
Taxon: Opuntia erinacea Engelm. & Bigelow ex Engelm.
Family: Cactaceae
Collector: Lucas C. Majure   5550   
Date: 2015-03-18
Locality: United States, Arizona, Mohave County, Golden Valley, corner of Colorado Ave. & Hwy. 93
35.22321  -114.23466
Elevation: 857 meters (2811ft)
Habitat: degraded rangeland along roadside; silty-gravely soils
Substrate: granitic soils
Associated Species: Cylindropuntia acanthocarpa, C. ramosissima, Echinocereus engelmannii, Larrea tridentata, Lycium, Opuntia basilaris, Phoradendron californicum
Description: erect shrubs to 40 cm tall, forming colonies 2 m in diameter, cladodes elongated elliptical, young spines reddish; in bud
Reproductive Condition: buds
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Record ID: a78d804b-389e-4187-b9af-b623cf743e67
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Desert Botanical Garden Herbarium (DES)
Lucas C. Majure 55502015-03-18
Catalog Number: DES00086656
GUID: a78d804b-389e-4187-b9af-b623cf743e67
Latest Identification: Opuntia erinacea Engelm. & Bigelow ex Engelm.

General Research Observations (SEINet)
Lucas C. Majure 55502015-03-18
Latest Identification: Opuntia erinacea Engelm. & Bigelow ex Engelm.

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