Desert Botanical Garden Herbarium
Catalog #: DES00083406
Taxon: Opuntia chlorotica Engelm. & Bigelow
Family: Cactaceae
Determiner: Lucas C. Majure
Collector: Lucas C. Majure   5399   
Date: 2014-09-09
Additional Collectors: Joni Ward, Raul Puente, Kristen Kindle, Wendy Hodgson
Locality: USA, Arizona, Yavapai County, Congress. Along Date Creek Rd., ca. 30 km N of Congress
34.39843  -112.93913  WGS84
Elevation: 1142 meters (3746ft)
Habitat: Shrubland, granitic soils.
Associated Species: Opuntia engelmannii, Opuntia phaeacantha, and putative hybrids with Opuntia chlorotica Krameria, Berbesris, Celtis reticulata, Eriogonum fasciculatum, Quercus emoryi,
Description: Shrubs to 1.5 m tall, fruit dark red, 3.9-4.5 x 3.1-3.5 cm, inner pulp whitish-pink, fruit strongly acidic; occasional in area.
Reproductive Condition: fruit
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Record Id: 57651076-69d9-4158-959e-99bb10383337
Occurrence ID (GUID): 57651076-69d9-4158-959e-99bb10383337
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Current Record
Desert Botanical Garden Herbarium (DES)
Lucas C. Majure 53992014-09-09
Catalog Number: DES00083406
GUID: 57651076-69d9-4158-959e-99bb10383337
Latest Identification: Opuntia chlorotica
Identified by: Lucas C. Majure

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