United States, California, Imperial, Chocolate Mountains Aerial Gunnery Range, dirt road from E.O.D. Camp Burt (off intersection of Dietz Rd. & Skyline Dr.) toward target “Invader”, c. 5 km NW of Blue Mountain
33.28185 -115.15792 +-100m.
33° 16.911m N; 115° 9.475m W
Pegleg Well 7.5’ Q.
397 meters Verbatim Elevation:
Alluvial slope with gravelly soil, cut by washes with Olneya, Larrea, etc.
Scarce 65 cm tall succulent barrel cactus, widely scattered through the region; ribbed cylinder. Yellow petals. Stem ribs taken from fallen plant (different individual) in wash farther west that was filled with hundreds of cactus syrphid maggots.