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Occurrence ID (GUID): e2f0b111-1ac4-4cac-abee-124cfee83e90
Taxon: Opuntia phaeacantha Engelm.
Identification Qualifier: cf.
Family: Cactaceae
Collector: Kirstin Olmon   1118   
Date: 2013-07-29
Additional Collectors: A. Boettcher, B. Burgard, C. Fitzgerrell, K. Tso
Locality: USA, Arizona, Coconino County, Colorado Plateau, 61 km E of Flagstaff on Interstate 40 to Meteor Crater Exit, 7.5 km S on Meteor Crater Road, 8.6 km S on Chavez Pass Road, 4.8 km SW on unmarked road. Zone 4, plot 176.
34.947188  -111.088468  NAD83
Verbatim Coordinates: 12S 491922E 3867190N
Elevation: 1737 meters (5697ft)
Habitat: Plains grassland
Associated Species: Atriplex canescens, Lycium pallidum, Sporobolus cryptandrus, Bouteloua gracilis
Description: Areoles > 15 mm apart, joints 15-25 cm long, spines 5-6 cm long, reddish brown.
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Author: Kirstin Phillips
Author: Kirstin Phillips
Record ID: e2f0b111-1ac4-4cac-abee-124cfee83e90
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