ASU : Plants
Arizona State University Vascular Plant Herbarium
Catalog #: ASU0052285
Secondary Catalog #: 230386
Taxon: Opuntia chlorotica Engelm. & Bigelow
Family: Cactaceae
Determiner: D. J. Pinkava, 1995
Collector: J. Jeremy Buegge   851   
Date: 1999-05-16
Locality: USA, Arizona, Graham County, Santa Teresa Mountains; Goat Mountain; on base of mountain; east side
32.8529  -110.15 +-700m.
Verbatim Coordinates: TRS: T07S R21E S1
Elevation: 1524 meters
Verbatim Elevation: 5000ft
Habitat: Desert grassland; E aspect; 30% slope; large rocks; soil gravelly; burnt in 1994
Associated Species: Quercus turbinella, Morus microphylla, Berberis haematocarpa, Acacia greggii, Agave, Dasylirion, Lotus rigidus, Bouteloua curtipendula, Muhlenbergia
Description: Occasional; 4 pads tall (ca. 1.3m); erect; spines straw-colored, one third areole, deflexed; buds yellow or purple; tepals yellow-green; anthers yellow
Reproductive Condition: flowers
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Record Id: 6795da3c-bb67-4fbe-b73a-2ce92a4cb93d
Occurrence ID (GUID): 6795da3c-bb67-4fbe-b73a-2ce92a4cb93d
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