Desert Botanical Garden Herbarium
Catalog #: DES00078837
Taxon: Opuntia chlorotica Engelm. & Bigelow
Family: Cactaceae
Collector: Wendy C. Hodgson   30467   
Date: 2015-06-24
Additional Collectors: Andrew Salywon
Locality: USA, Arizona, Yavapai County, Agua Fria National Monument, Perry Mesa, on hill overlooking and west of Hackberry Wash and north of Tank Wash.
34.200267  -111.993843  WGS 84
Verbatim Coordinates: 12S 408435E 3784808N
Elevation: 1231 meters
Verbatim Elevation: 4040 ft
Habitat: Mimosa-acacia open grassland, east-facing rocky slope.
Substrate: Basalt.
Associated Species: Opuntia engelmannii, Opuntia phaeacantha, Mimosa aculeaticarpa var. biuncifera, Acacia greggii, Hilaria jamesii, Agave, Eriogonum wrightii, Gutierrezia sarothrae, Bouteloua curtipendula, Nolina microcarpa, Krameria erecta, Ambrosia confertiflora.
Description: Form uncommon, plant 1 m tall x 1 m wide.
Reproductive Condition: fruit
Occurrence Remarks: Photo.
Specimen Images
Record Id: 6002c94c-d236-4a74-9e13-59cfded6c51d
Occurrence ID (GUID): 6002c94c-d236-4a74-9e13-59cfded6c51d
For additional information on this occurrence, please contact: Andrew Salywon (
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Current Record
Desert Botanical Garden Herbarium (DES)
Wendy C. Hodgson 304672015-06-24
Catalog Number: DES00078837
GUID: 6002c94c-d236-4a74-9e13-59cfded6c51d
Latest Identification: Opuntia chlorotica

Museum of Northern Arizona (MNA)
Hodgson, Wendy C. 304672015-06-24
Catalog Number: B.43524
Latest Identification: Opuntia chlorotica

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