Desert Botanical Garden Herbarium
Catalog #: DES00067343
Occurrence ID (GUID): c3bd03ec-f205-4550-9c95-658be11a4f11
Taxon: Opuntia phaeacantha Engelm.
Identification Qualifier: cf
Family: Cactaceae
Collector: Wendy C. Hodgson   25442   
Date: 2010-06-19
Additional Collectors: Barbara Phillips, Vera Markgraf, Winnie Taney
Locality: USA, Arizona, Coconino County, Kanab Creek Wilderness, Kaibab National Forest, along jeep trail on west side of Jump Up Point, 12S 355458 E, 4042472 N, NAD 83/84
36.516697  -112.614282
Verbatim Coordinates: UTM: 12S 355458 E, 4042472 N
Elevation: 1754 meters Verbatim Elevation: 5756ft.
Habitat: Kaibab limestone, southwest-facing slope
Associated Species: Yucca baccata, Opuntia polyacantha erinacea, Cylindropuntia whipplei, Agave utahensis utahensis, Atriplex canescens, Shepherdia rotundifolia, Echinocereus engelmannii, E. coccineus, Aristida purpurea, Fallugia paradoxa, Acourtia wrightii, Artemisia bigelovii, Ephdra viridis, Hesperostipa comata.
Description: Occasional, flowers 60(l) x 58(w) mm, 60x63 mm, 62x55 mm, 65x58 mm, outer perianth cream-yellow, margins cream-yellow, midstripe light urple-brown, reddish rose blush basally, inner perianth cream-light yellow, rose basally, filaments chartreuse green basally becoming green distally, anthers cream, style white, stigma lobes green.
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Record ID: c3bd03ec-f205-4550-9c95-658be11a4f11
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Desert Botanical Garden Herbarium (DES)
Wendy C. Hodgson 254422010-06-19
Catalog Number: DES00067343
GUID: c3bd03ec-f205-4550-9c95-658be11a4f11
Latest Identification: Opuntia phaeacantha Engelm.

Deaver Herbarium (Northern Arizona University) (ASC)
Wendy C. Hodgson 254422010-06-19
Catalog Number: ASC00115721
Latest Identification: Opuntia phaeacantha Engelm.

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