University of Arizona Herbarium
Catalog #: 93163
Occurrence ID (GUID): 68cc944e-55f5-4191-8d3b-35a79f4c6572
Taxon: Opuntia phaeacantha var. major Engelm.
Family: Cactaceae
Determiner: Gilbert A. Voss (1936-04-25)
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Collector: R. H. Peebles   SF-978   
Date: 25 April 1936
Verbatim Date:April,25,1936
Locality: United States, Arizona, Santa Cruz County, Sycamore Canyon, Patagonia Mountains
31.36667  -110.7583
Description: planted at Sacaton, joint 3 inches broad, fruit 1-1/4 inch long, reddish juicy (RHP), spines brown, at least at base, turning ashy-gray in age, glochids reddish-brown, abundant and conspicuous, fruit short and thick, withered flowers appear to be yellow (RHP, 1936)
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Record Id: 68cc944e-55f5-4191-8d3b-35a79f4c6572
Rights Holder: University Of Arizona
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