Desert Botanical Garden Herbarium
Catalog #: DES00043966
Taxon: Eriosyce subgibbosa var. nigrihorrida (Backeb.) Katt.
Family: Cactaceae
Determiner: Tracy Omar (November 1999)
Collector: J. Ward      
Date: 1993-03-19
Additional Collectors: A. Brown, J. Trenter
Locality: Chile, VII Región, Cauquenes, In cultivation Desert Botanical Garden, Phoenix, Maricopa Co, AZ, lat 33.461395, lon -111.944487, ele 1280'; Accession number 1992 0216 0102. northeast corner of greenhouse. Originally collected by K. Knize QQ; from Chile. Cauquenes. from Dr. J. G. Barrows collection (JGB no. 046-048). from Atlanta Botanic Garden.
-35.964933  -72.325527 +-3036m.  WGS84
Description: Flower diameter 30-39 mm. 47-50 mm long. stigma lobes 6.7. cream. outer perianth pale magenta, darker magenta midstripc. inner perianth cream greenish—_vellow at base. upper edges pale magenta with darker magenta midstripe; ?owers with spines, wooly at base inner perianth hugging the style/stigma. J. Ward. A. Brown, J. Trenter 19 March 1993, 14, 16 March 1994, 9:20, 10:40am. 12:30pm. Originally received as Neoporteria curvospina, changed to Eriosyce marksiana (Ritter) Kattermann var. lissocarpa (Ritter) Kattermann, then changed to Eriosyce subgibbosa (Haworth) Kattennann var. nigrihorrida (Backeberg) Kattermann by Tracy Omar, November 1999
Reproductive Condition: flowers
Cultivation Status: Cultivated
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Record Id: fb454e53-83b6-4b46-b596-14e09c95add6
Occurrence ID (GUID): fb454e53-83b6-4b46-b596-14e09c95add6
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