Desert Botanical Garden Herbarium
(DES)
Catalog #: DES00071206
Occurrence ID (GUID): dae8287d-62e9-43be-9412-16a734623057
Taxon: Cylindropuntia arbuscula (Engelm.) Knuth
Family: Cactaceae
Collector: Wendy C. Hodgson   26931   
Date: 2012-05-11
Additional Collectors: Liz Slauson, Chelsey Hull, Steve Jones
Locality: USA, Arizona, Maricopa County, McDowell - Sonoran Preserve.
33.774357  -111.828512
Verbatim Coordinates: 12S 423286E 3737446N
Elevation: 840 meters Verbatim Elevation: 2767ft
Habitat: Sonoran Desert scrub on bajada slopes
Substrate: granitic
Associated Species: Carnegiea gigantea, Cercidium floridum, Gutierrezia sarothrae, Ericameria laricifolia, Yucca elata elata, Opuntia engelmannii engelmannii, O. phaeacantha, Prosopis velutina, Larrea tridentata, Cylindropuntia acanthocarpa.
Description: Local, 1.25 m tall x 1.75 m wide, flowers with outer perianth reddish bright green with yellow margins, inner perianth deep glossy yellow flushed with deep red apically, filaments chartreuse green-cream, anthers cream, style whitish, stigma lobes light cream-chartreuse green, measurements in mm: 32(l)x28(w), 40x27, 31x28, 36x25, 40x27, 36x29; inner tepal 16x9.5, broadly obovate.
Reproductive Condition: flowers
Notes: sheet 1 of 2.
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Record ID: dae8287d-62e9-43be-9412-16a734623057
For additional information on this specimen, please contact: Andrew Salywon (asalywon@dbg.org)
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Current Record
Desert Botanical Garden Herbarium (DES)
Wendy C. Hodgson 269312012-05-11
Catalog Number: DES00071206
GUID: dae8287d-62e9-43be-9412-16a734623057
Latest Identification: Cylindropuntia arbuscula (Engelm.) Knuth


Desert Botanical Garden Herbarium (DES)
Wendy C. Hodgson 269312012-05-11
Catalog Number: DES00071208
Latest Identification: Cylindropuntia arbuscula (Engelm.) Knuth

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