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Opuntia polyacantha Haworth
C. William T. Penland; John B. Hartwell 3510
Verbatim Date: 31 May 1947
United States, Colorado, Montezuma, McElmo Creek Road, 11 mi W of Cortez.
37.3277928 -108.763216 +-10000m. WGS84
I put the point approximately 11 miles W or Cortez along Road G (which runs along McElmo Creek and I am guessing is the same as McElmo Creek Road) near the border of R17W and T35/T36N at 5800ft. AAS Not much to go on for this record, the UTM seems fine w
5800 ft, 1768 m
Opuntia polyacantha Haw., det. Bruce D. Parfitt 1991. Original ID as Opuntia rutila Nutt.? (Fls. clear magenta; pads plump, oval-elliptic in x-sec) (fruit globose).
Record ID: e213740a-2121-477e-b33c-53e6c4a39a09