Desert Botanical Garden Herbarium
Catalog #: DES00051581
Taxon: Opuntia chlorotica Engelm. & Bigelow
Family: Cactaceae
Collector: Wendy C. Hodgson   17169   
Date: 2003-05-12
Additional Collectors: Raul Puente, Daniela Roth, Dawn Goldman, Amy Prince, Kate Watters
Locality: USA, Arizona, Coconino County, Grand Canyon National Park, descent from 'Utah Flats' down to Bright Angel Campground.
36.103  -112.0973
Verbatim Coordinates: 36d 6.18m N; 112d 5.84m W
Elevation: 816 meters
Verbatim Elevation: 2675ft.
Habitat: Desert scrub, Tapeats sandstone
Associated Species: Opuntia basilaris longiareolata, Agave utahensis kaibabensis, Brickellia atractyloides, Ephedra, Encelia farinosa.
Description: Occasional, arborescent, flowers yellow(-orangish).
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Record Id: b9aa5f8d-0683-4923-be22-f7f68a161f91
Occurrence ID (GUID): b9aa5f8d-0683-4923-be22-f7f68a161f91
For additional information on this occurrence, please contact: Andrew Salywon (
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