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Desert Botanical Garden Herbarium
Catalog #: DES00065895
Occurrence ID (GUID): 745fe5d0-dbaa-4e34-b244-60cfe8686ffc
Taxon: Ferocactus wislizeni (Engelm.) Britt. & Rose
Family: Cactaceae
Collector: Wendy C. Hodgson   25213   
Date: 2010-06-12
Locality: USA, Arizona, Gila County, Ca 17 miles north of Globe, west side of highway 77-60, 12S 532360 E, 3716134 N NAD 83/84
33.584426  -110.651276 +-500m.
Verbatim Coordinates: UTM: 12R 532360E 3716134N
Elevation: 1273 meters
Verbatim Elevation: 4179ft.
Habitat: Semi-desert grassland, granitic hill
Associated Species: Prosopis velutina, Sapindus saponaria, Cirsium wheeleri, Opuntia phaeacantha, Juniperus, Krameria erecta, Acacia constricta, A. greggii, Ferocactus wislizeni, Berberis haematocarpa, Avena fatua, Mimosa aculeaticarpa biuncifera, Gutierrezia sarothrae, Datura wrightii, Ambrosia confertiflora, Heterotheca subaxillaris.
Description: Rare, 2 m high, 2/3 m in diameter, ribs 30+, fruits large, somewhat succulent, 73(l) x 46(w) mm, 68 x 48 mm, 65 x 50 mm, 70 x 47 mm, 66 x 45 mm, dark yellow, scales light green.
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Record Id: 745fe5d0-dbaa-4e34-b244-60cfe8686ffc
For additional information on this specimen, please contact: Andrew Salywon (asalywon@dbg.org)
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