Jemez Mountain Herbarium
Catalog #: 2659
Taxon: Opuntia polyacantha var. polyacantha Haw.
Family: Cactaceae
Taxon Remarks: starvation cactus
Collector: Brian Reif      
Date: 2002-07-18
Verbatim Date: 6013 7000f
Locality: United States, New Mexico, Rio Arriba, Santa Fe National Forest and vicinity: Jemez Mountains: Arroyo de los Frijoles, 2.5 air mi W of Abiquiu. From corral at start of Barranca Trail 111 3.4 air mi S to Frijoles Spring. SE1/4 S24; also W1/2 S25, SE1/4 S26, S35, and T22N R5E S2.
36.1618  -106.3667
Verbatim Coordinates: 36.1618, -106.3667
Elevation: 2134 meters Verbatim Elevation: 6013 7000fft
Habitat: Riparian through canyon of soft sedimentary rock in pinyon/juniper woodland.
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Record Id: 5ac1f654-f77f-4fd3-b227-c7dfa70645bc
For additional information on this specimen, please contact: Charles and Yvonne Keller (
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