Desert Botanical Garden Herbarium
Catalog #: DES00078476
Occurrence ID (GUID): a409f2a0-200b-416c-9266-86f9c4c9349d
Taxon: Cylindropuntia acanthocarpa (Engelm. & Bigelow) F.M. Knuth
Family: Cactaceae
Collector: Wendy C. Hodgson   29541B   
Date: 2014-05-20
Additional Collectors: Carrie Cannon, Richard
Locality: USA, Arizona, Coconino County, Grand Canyon, Hualapai Nation, just above and overlooking Three Springs Canyon.
35.886184  -113.30747
Verbatim Coordinates: 12S 291717E 3973784N
Elevation: 451 meters Verbatim Elevation: 1480 ft
Habitat: Desert scrub, rocky flats above creek along short trail from river.
Substrate: Muav limestone, cryptogamic soil.
Associated Species: Cylindropuntia abyssii, Fouquieria splendens, Selaginella, Krameria grayi.
Description: Frequent, ca 1-1/2 m high, joints exceptionally wide in diameter.
Reproductive Condition: fruit
Notes: photos
Specimen Images
Record ID: a409f2a0-200b-416c-9266-86f9c4c9349d
For additional information on this specimen, please contact: Andrew Salywon (
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