Desert Botanical Garden Herbarium
Catalog #: DES00076545
Occurrence ID (GUID): fbd9475e-4322-4d18-91d4-e2018badc21b
Taxon: Cylindropuntia leptocaulis x spinosior (Engelm.) Knuth
Family: Cactaceae
Collector: Wendy C. Hodgson   17756   
Date: 2004-04-07
Additional Collectors: Dixie Damrel, Sarah Hunkins
Locality: USA, Arizona, Greenlee, Southwest of Clifton, overlooking confluence of San Francisco River and Gila River.
32.976917  -109.370633
Verbatim Coordinates: 32° 58.615' N 109° 22.238' W
Elevation: 1062 meters Verbatim Elevation: 3485 ft
Habitat: Transitional Chihuahuan Desert scrub.
Associated Species: Ferocactus wislizenii, Senegalia greggii, Larrea tridentata, Fouquieria splendens, Opuntia engelmannii, O. phaeacantha, Echinocereus arizonicus ssp. nigrihorridispinus, Cylindropuntia leptocaulis, Cylindropuntia leptocaulis x C. spinosior, Cylindropuntia spinosior, Chorispora tenella, Ephedra torreyana, Encelia farinosa, Janusia gracilis, Sida procumbens, Sphaeralcea parvifolia, Lycium fremontii, Plagiobothyrs arizonicus, Prosopis glandulosa, Vachellia constricta.
Description: Local, a few plants observed. Plants flowered 21 May 2004, 4-5 pm; flower 42 mm long x 34 mm wide, outer perianth light pink with light brown-light green midstripe; inner perianth light pink with slight narrow darker pink (-green) midstripe; filaments cream with slightly darker flush, cream-white basally, anthers yellow; style cream flushed with light pink, stigma lobes cream, 8(?).
Reproductive Condition: flowers
Notes: Photo
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Record ID: fbd9475e-4322-4d18-91d4-e2018badc21b
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