ASU : Plants
Arizona State University Vascular Plant Herbarium
Catalog #: ASU0052299
Secondary Catalog #: 173191
Taxon: Opuntia chlorotica Engelm. & Bigelow
Family: Cactaceae
Determiner: D. J. Pinkava, 1995
Collector: B. D. Parfitt   4250   
Date: 1990-04-15
Locality: USA, Arizona, Santa Cruz, Atascosa Mountains; Ruby Road 5.7 miles west of junction with AZ Highway 289 (Pena Blanca Lake)
31.4138  -111.156 +-700m.
Verbatim Coordinates: TRS: T23S R12E S19
Elevation: 1448 meters
Verbatim Elevation: 4750ft
Habitat: SE-facing slope on NW side of road; grassland with Dasylirion
Associated Species: Dasylirion
Description: Plant ca. 0.8-1m tall; bud pericarp green; perianth yellow throughout; fillaments white or very pale yellow; style whitish; stigmas green
Reproductive Condition: flowers
Occurrence Remarks: Cited: Madrono 39(2):100. 1992; Chrom #: n=11
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Record Id: 8e690d00-72b8-4bc1-8fdc-6c60e48eafea
Occurrence ID (GUID): 8e690d00-72b8-4bc1-8fdc-6c60e48eafea
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