Desert Botanical Garden Herbarium
Catalog #: DES00082645
Occurrence ID (GUID): e2dcac80-59c4-4460-bdbf-f613a28ff1de
Taxon: Cylindropuntia bigelovii (Engelm.) Knuth
Family: Cactaceae
Collector: Wendy C. Hodgson   31134   
Date: 2016-12-10
Additional Collectors: Glenn Rink
Locality: USA, Arizona, La Paz County, Just south of the Santa Maria River, east of Alamo State Park, west of highway 93.
34.28444  -113.381491
Verbatim Coordinates: 12S 280787E 3796262N
Elevation: 503 meters
Verbatim Elevation: 1651 ft
Habitat: Lower Colorado River Valley subdivision, Sonoran Desert desert scrub, ridge.
Substrate: Alluvium.
Associated Species: Cercidium microphyllum, Fouquieria splendens, Larrea tridentata, Encelia farinosa, Krameria.
Description: Locally common on ridge, ca 1-5/6 m tall, some plants in population ca 3 m tall, primarily branched above, fruits yellow.
Reproductive Condition: Fruit
Notes: Photos.
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Record Id: e2dcac80-59c4-4460-bdbf-f613a28ff1de
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