Desert Botanical Garden Herbarium
Catalog #: DES00067417
Taxon: Opuntia chlorotica Engelm. & Bigelow
Family: Cactaceae
Collector: Wendy C. Hodgson   25260   
Date: 2010-06-18
Additional Collectors: Barbara Phillips, Vera Markgraf, Winnie Taney
Locality: USA, Arizona, Coconino County, Kanab Creek Wilderness, Kaibab National Forest, west edge of Sowats Point, 12S 362878 E, 4040843 N, NAD 83/84
36.503109  -112.531151
Verbatim Coordinates: UTM: 12S 362878 E, 4040843 N
Elevation: 1851 meters
Verbatim Elevation: 6076ft.
Habitat: West-facing limestone rocky slope
Associated Species: Purshsia stansburiana, Yucca baccata, Agave utahensis utahensis, Ephedra nevadense, Hesperostipa comata, Gutierrezia sarothrae, Artemisia bigelovii, Castilleja angustifolia, Juniperus osteosperma, Chaetopappa ericoides, Achnatherum hymenoides, A. speciosum, Opuntia cf phaeacantha, Hymenoxys cooperi, Penstemon pachyphyllus congestus.
Description: Rare, only plant seen, 3/5 m tall, sterile.
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Record Id: c09269d9-f4dd-4a69-b382-4bf537831e83
Occurrence ID (GUID): c09269d9-f4dd-4a69-b382-4bf537831e83
For additional information on this occurrence, please contact: Andrew Salywon (
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