Desert Botanical Garden Herbarium
Catalog #: DES00082284
Taxon: Eriosyce subgibbosa var. nigrihorrida (Backeb.) Katt.
Family: Cactaceae
Determiner: Fred Kattermann
Collector: Rosemary Trelease   
Additional Collectors: Gay Christensen-Dean
Locality: Chile, Coquimbo, Elqui Province, Detailed locality information protected.This is typically done to protect rare or threatened species localities.
Description: Plant height 17 cm, width 9 cm; single club-shaped stem, grayish-green and darker green at top; rib count 13; spines-4 heavy and 13 weaker spines, no central spine, all spines light gray with dark brown on top 1/3; flowers collected in the morning, diameter 18-20 mm, length 22-25 mm, outer perianth magenta with darker magenta mid-stripe at top and light yellow-green at base, inner perianth white with wide magenta mid-stripe and light green at base, tepal edges smooth and tips pointed; stigma lobe number 5-6, cream; style white with light pink under stigma lobes; filaments white; anthers very pale yellow.
Reproductive Condition: Flowers.
Occurrence Remarks: Cactus Voucher Project
Cultivation Status: Cultivated
Record Id: 67ba1553-466f-4645-8877-126e231dfcb0
Occurrence ID (GUID): 67ba1553-466f-4645-8877-126e231dfcb0
For additional information on this occurrence, please contact: Andrew Salywon (
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