Desert Botanical Garden Herbarium
Catalog #: DES00078359
Occurrence ID (GUID): d348230b-bf47-4337-bcc5-d0f759c3f6bd
Taxon: Opuntia basilaris var. longiareolata (Clover & Jotter) L. Benson
Family: Cactaceae
Collector: Wendy C. Hodgson   29467   
Date: 2014-04-25
Additional Collectors: Steve Munroe, Susan and Bill Ahearn, other GCFI participants
Locality: USA, Arizona, Coconino County, Grand Canyon National Park, off Tonto Trail between Cottonwood Creek and Grapevine Creek.
36.050186  -111.999513
Verbatim Coordinates: 12S 409972E 3989977N
Elevation: 1152 meters
Verbatim Elevation: 3780 ft
Habitat: Colorado Plateau open grass/scrub land.
Substrate: Muav Limestone on Tonto Platform.
Associated Species: Yucca baccata, Mammillaria grahamii, Opuntia cf. phaeacantha, Echinocereus engelmannii var. engelmannii, Coleogyne ramosissima, Gutierrezia sarothrae, Ephedra, Agave utahensis ssp. kaibabensis.
Description: Frequent low-growing plants, flowers 56(l)x55(w) mm, 55x52 mm, 52x50 mm, 52x50 mm, outer perianth rose-pink with darker midsection, inner perianth rose-pink, filaments magenta, anthers cream-yellow, style light cream, stigma lobes cream.
Notes: sheet 2 of 2. Photos only.
Specimen Images
Record Id: d348230b-bf47-4337-bcc5-d0f759c3f6bd
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