Desert Botanical Garden Herbarium
Catalog #: DES00059003
Occurrence ID (GUID): 8c2f7795-2d96-4676-94f7-dd36fd74de2c
Taxon: Opuntia engelmannii x phaeacantha
Family: Cactaceae
Determiner: Donald J. Pinkava (2008)
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Collector: Wendy C. Hodgson   22044   
Date: 2007-05-29
Additional Collectors: Andrew Salywon
Locality: USA, Utah, Washington County, Just west of Zion National Park, north side of highway 9, just east of Rockville.
37.165433  -113.014533
Verbatim Coordinates: 37d 9.926m N; 113d 0.872m W
Elevation: 1164 meters Verbatim Elevation: 3821ft.
Habitat: Juniper-sandy soil, Navajo Sandstone
Associated Species: Datura wrightii, Gutierrezia sarothrae, Atriplex canescens, A. spp., Juniperus, Opuntia engelmannii, O. aurea, Yucca angustissima kanabensis, Baileya multiradiata.
Description: Frequent, flowers 66 mm l x 55 mm w, hypanthium 27 mm l x 22 mm w, outer perianth light green-brown with pinkish mid, inner perianth lignt pink with greenish midstripe, filaments light green becoming cream, anthers cream-light yellow, style white, stigma lobes green.
Reproductive Condition: flowers & pads
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Record ID: 8c2f7795-2d96-4676-94f7-dd36fd74de2c
For additional information on this specimen, please contact: Andrew Salywon (
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