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Arizona State University Vascular Plant Herbarium
Catalog #: ASU0058971
Occurrence ID (GUID): bee1d3f9-8da2-4d4c-9149-ec278e88e0d1
Secondary Catalog #: 235678
Taxon: Nopalea gaumeri Britton & Rose
Family: Cactaceae
Collector: R. Puente   2044   
Date: 2001-01-10
Additional Collectors: F. May, J. L. Tapia
Locality: Mexico, Yucatan, Mpio. de Hunucma. Carretera Merida-Hunucma, ca. km 28.
21.07878  -89.95711
Verbatim Coordinates: 21d 04m 43.6s N, 89d 57m 25.6s W
Elevation: 7 meters (23ft)
Habitat: Selva baja caducifolia perturbada, (antiguas plantaciones de Agave). Substarto calizo, terrenos planos, pedregosos.
Associated Species: Lysiloma sp., Pithecellobium sp., Acacia gaumeri, Agave angustifolia, Bursera simaruba, Gymnopidium floribundum, Commelina elegans
Description: Planta arbustiva, 1.80 m de altura; tronco dicotomico, 12-15 cm de diámetro, grisáceo, espinoso; segmentos de tallo ellipticos, la base cuneada, 12-18 cm largo, 5-7 cm ancho; espinas 3-10; aciculares a subuladas, hasta 28 mm de largo. Iniciando floracion.
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Record Id: bee1d3f9-8da2-4d4c-9149-ec278e88e0d1
For additional information on this specimen, please contact: Elizabeth Makings (Elizabeth.Makings@asu.edu)
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Current Record
Arizona State University Vascular Plant Herbarium (ASU:Plants)
R. Puente 20442001-01-10
Catalog Number: ASU0058971
GUID: bee1d3f9-8da2-4d4c-9149-ec278e88e0d1
Latest Identification: Nopalea gaumeri


Desert Botanical Garden Herbarium (DES)
R. Puente 20442001-01-10
Catalog Number: DES00047306
Latest Identification: Nopalea gaumeri

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