Desert Botanical Garden Herbarium
Catalog #: DES00066414
Occurrence ID (GUID): 5460c299-33ec-42d3-a1bf-658b02194872
Taxon: Opuntia basilaris var. basilaris Engelm. & Bigelow
Family: Cactaceae
Collector: Wendy C. Hodgson   25078   
Date: 2010-05-20
Additional Collectors: Andrew Salywon
Locality: USA, Nevada, Nye County, Southeast side of Specter Range, north of Route 95.
36.574457  -116.09644  NAD 83/WGS84
Verbatim Coordinates: 11S 580842E 4048047N
Elevation: 902 meters
Verbatim Elevation: 2960 ft.
Habitat: Mohave Desert scrub, rocky-gravelly flats.
Substrate: Basalt.
Associated Species: Larrea tridentata, Ambrosia dumosa, Echinocereus engelmannii, Ephedra, Krameria erecta, Echinocactus polycephalus, Cylindropuntia echinocarpa, Encelia frutescens, Machaeranthera tortifolia tortifolia, Opuntia basilaris basilaris, Yucca schidigera.
Description: Frequent low-growing.
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Record Id: 5460c299-33ec-42d3-a1bf-658b02194872
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Current Record
Desert Botanical Garden Herbarium (DES)
Wendy C. Hodgson 250782010-05-20
Catalog Number: DES00066414
GUID: 5460c299-33ec-42d3-a1bf-658b02194872
Latest Identification: Opuntia basilaris var. basilaris

University of Nevada Herbarium (RENO:V)
W.C. Hodgson 250782010-05-20
Catalog Number: 71077
Latest Identification: Opuntia basilaris var. basilaris

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