Desert Botanical Garden Herbarium
Catalog #: DES00038595
Occurrence ID (GUID): cec58417-f04b-43e0-92bd-ec869dac056d
Taxon: Opuntia fragilis (Nutt.) Haw.
Family: Cactaceae
Collector: Wendy Hodgson   8487   
Date: 1994-07-06
Additional Collectors: Denise Buchanan
Locality: USA, Utah, San Juan County, Dark Canyon, ca. 150 yeads E of Scorup Cabin and Horse Pasture Canyon.
37.769083  -109.820944
Verbatim Coordinates: 37d 46m 8.7s N; 109d 49m 15.4s W
Elevation: 2160 meters (7085ft)
Habitat: In red cryptogamic soil.
Associated Species: Juniperus scopulorum, Pseudotsuga, Abies, Rhus trilobata, Acer negundo, Eriogonum jamesii, Quercus gambelii, Hymenoxys argentea, Rosa woodsii, Symphoricarpos oreophilus, Oenothera pallida, Arctostaphylos patula, Cirsium wheeleri, Cordylanthus wrightii, Yucca angustifolia, Pinus ponderosa, Pinus edulis, Cercocarpus ledifolius var. intricatus
Description: Frequent low-growing
Reproductive Condition: stems
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Record ID: cec58417-f04b-43e0-92bd-ec869dac056d
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