Desert Botanical Garden Herbarium
Catalog #: DES00079039
Occurrence ID (GUID): 75c9e5a7-5f35-49a7-97f1-f4ea6d4adb7d
Taxon: Ferocactus wislizeni (Engelm.) Britt. & Rose
Family: Cactaceae
Collector: Wendy C. Hodgson   24376   
Date: 2009-09-10
Additional Collectors: Andrew Salywon
Locality: USA, Arizona, Graham County, South of highway 70 along Black Rock Road, north of Black Rock Wash.
32.992083  -110.04725
Verbatim Coordinates: 32° 59' 31.5" N 110° 2' 50.1" W
Elevation: 951 meters
Verbatim Elevation: 3120 ft
Habitat: Desert scrub
Substrate: Rocky loamy soil of decomposed basalt
Associated Species: Larrea tridentata, Prosopis velutina, Ephedra, Grusonia emoryi, Lycium, Yucca elata, Krameria erecta.
Description: Occasional, not uncommon, 1 m tall, ribs 23, flowers 55(h) x 60(w) mm, 52x53 mm, 59x56 mm, outer perianth red-orange with cream-yellow margins, inner perianth red (-orange) with darker midstripe, filaments light yellow-pink at base, becoming pink-red (-yellowish) distally, anthers light yellow, style cream-white becoming dark pink-rose distally, stigma lobes dark rose-pink.
Reproductive Condition: flowers
Notes: photos
Specimen Images
Record Id: 75c9e5a7-5f35-49a7-97f1-f4ea6d4adb7d
For additional information on this specimen, please contact: Andrew Salywon (
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