Desert Botanical Garden Herbarium
Catalog #: DES00066415
Occurrence ID (GUID): d46be41c-4a38-4a0a-a248-386b8509b668
Taxon: Cylindropuntia ramosissima (Engelm.) Knuth
Family: Cactaceae
Collector: Wendy C. Hodgson   25074   
Date: 2010-05-20
Additional Collectors: Andrew Salywon
Locality: USA, Nevada, Nye County, Southeast side of Specter Range, north of Route 95.
36.577184  -116.09358
Verbatim Coordinates: 11S 581095E 4048352N
Elevation: 934 meters Verbatim Elevation: 3067ft.
Habitat: Igneous tuff rocky/shaly east-facing slope
Associated Species: Larrea tridentata, Ambrosia dumosa, Echinocereus engelmannii, Ephedra, Krameria erecta, Echinocactus polycephalus, Cylindropuntia echinocarpa, Encelia frutescens, Machaeranthera tortifolia tortifolia, Opuntia basilaris basilaris, Yucca schidigera.
Description: Local, otherwise rare shrub 1.3 m high x 1 m wide.
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Record ID: d46be41c-4a38-4a0a-a248-386b8509b668
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