Desert Botanical Garden Herbarium
Catalog #: DES00082339
Taxon: Eriosyce subgibbosa var. nigrihorrida (Backeb.) Katt.
Family: Cactaceae
Determiner: Fred Kattermann
Collector: Rosemary Trelease   
Additional Collectors: Gay Christensen-Dean and Veronica Nguyen
Locality: Chile, Coquimbo, Limari Province, Detailed locality information protected.This is typically done to protect rare or threatened species localities.
Description: Plant height 15.5 cm, width 10 cm; single club-shaped stem, very dark olive green mottled with dark purple; rib count 17; spines light gray with dark maroon tips, 17; flowers collected mid-day, diameter 38-39 mm, length 50-53 mm, outer perianth bright magenta with light yellow-green at base, inner perianth bright magenta with light yellow-green at base, tepal margins smooth with pointed tips; stigma lobe number 8, pale yellow; style white with very light pink blush under stigma lobes; filaments white; anthers light yellow.
Reproductive Condition: Flowers
Occurrence Remarks: Cactus Voucher Project
Cultivation Status: Cultivated
Record Id: 26b24409-24a6-4722-aaf4-cc9b36655f3e
Occurrence ID (GUID): 26b24409-24a6-4722-aaf4-cc9b36655f3e
For additional information on this occurrence, please contact: Andrew Salywon (
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