Desert Botanical Garden Herbarium
Catalog #: DES00082341
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 14 cm, width 9.75 cm; single cylindrical stem, olive green; rib count 13, ribs spiraling; radial spines thinner, pinkish-cream with dark reddish-brown tips, 8; central spines are thicker and gray with dark brown tips, 12; flowers collected mid-morning, diameter 20-24 mm, length 28-29 mm, outer perianth pale magenta with a wide dark magenta mid-stripe and light yellow-green at base, inner periainth light magenta with a darker magenta mid-stripe and light yellow-green at base, tepal margins smooth with pointed petals; stigma lobe number 5-6, cream; style white with a blush of pink under stigma lobes; filaments white; anthers very light yellow.
Reproductive Condition: Flowers
Occurrence Remarks: Cactus Voucher Project
Cultivation Status: Cultivated
Record Id: 1592f394-5e71-49a7-baec-bcfa377785b4
Occurrence ID (GUID): 1592f394-5e71-49a7-baec-bcfa377785b4
For additional information on this occurrence, please contact: Andrew Salywon (
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