Desert Botanical Garden Herbarium
(DES)
Catalog #: DES00079977
Occurrence ID (GUID): 164082fe-ae72-4c65-a717-b3505cc507ac
Taxon: Cylindropuntia acanthocarpa (Engelm. & Bigelow) F.M. Knuth
Family: Cactaceae
Collector: Wendy C. Hodgson   28247   
Date: 2013-04-08
Additional Collectors: Lezah and Matt King
Locality: USA, Arizona, Pinal County, Arizona Trail, west of Mineral Creek and Kelvin, just north of the Gila River.
33.105628  -110.99672
Verbatim Coordinates: 12S 500306E 3662997N
Elevation: 589 meters Verbatim Elevation: 1931 ft
Habitat: Arizona Upland Sonoran Desert scrub, on southwest-facing slope.
Substrate: Granite.
Associated Species: Carnegiea gigantea, Cercidium microphyllum, Prosopis velutina, Fouquieria splendens, Echinocereus engelmannii, Calliandra eriophylla, Lycium fremontii, Ferocactus cylindraceus, Cylindropuntia fulgida, Cylindropuntia bigelovii, Acacia greggii, Simmondsia chinensis, Ambrosia deltoidea, Encelia farinosa, Sphaeralcea ambigua, Phacelia distans, Eschscholzia californica subsp. mexicana, Lupinus arizonicus, Lupinus sparsiflorus, Silene antirrhina, Baileya multiradiata, Krameria erecta, Pectocarya recurvata, Eriastrum, Stylocline micropoides, Schismus, Bromus rubens, Eriogonum fasciculatum.
Description: Local shrub, flowers 51(l) x 40(w) mm, 51x40 mm, 51x38 mm, 45x32 mm, inner tepal 29x19 mm, broadly obovate, outer perianth green with brick red wide margins, inner tepals brick red, filaments light red-cream, anthers cream, style white, stigma lobes light lime-green.
Reproductive Condition: Flowers
Notes: Sheet 1 of 2.
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Record ID: 164082fe-ae72-4c65-a717-b3505cc507ac
For additional information on this specimen, please contact: Andrew Salywon (asalywon@dbg.org)
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Current Record
Desert Botanical Garden Herbarium (DES)
Wendy C. Hodgson 282472013-04-08
Catalog Number: DES00079977
GUID: 164082fe-ae72-4c65-a717-b3505cc507ac
Latest Identification: Cylindropuntia acanthocarpa (Engelm. & Bigelow) F.M. Knuth


Desert Botanical Garden Herbarium (DES)
Wendy C. Hodgson 282472013-04-08
Catalog Number: DES00079978
Latest Identification: Cylindropuntia acanthocarpa (Engelm. & Bigelow) F.M. Knuth

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