University of New Mexico Herbarium
(UNM:Vascular Plants)
Catalog #: UNM0134936
Occurrence ID (GUID): 8ee9a27d-5a3f-4735-898a-a5405156b6ef
Secondary Catalog #: 134936
Taxon: Opuntia polyacantha Haworth
Collector: Marc A. Baker   14478   
Date: 2002-06-02
Locality: USA, NEW MEXICO, Mora County, 2km east offt. Union Ranch at the headwaters of Wolf Creek with Artemisia frigida, Bouteloua eriopoda, Bouteloua gracilis, Echinocereus coccineus, Fallugia paradoxa, Juniperus monosperma, Rhus trilobata, Ribes cereum, and Sporobolus cryptandrus.
35.92  -105.03
Elevation: 2070 meters Verbatim Elevation: 2070m (6800ft) elevation
Habitat: Common, trailing
Description: flower (recently closing after anthesis) collected 2 June 2008 from individual transplanted (outside pot) to Chino Valley, Arizona; flower photographed and collected 3 June 2008 from same individual; flower bud collected during late meiosis of microgametogenesis 16 May 2009; another bud in earlier meiosis collected 20 May 2009; n=22.
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Record ID: 8ee9a27d-5a3f-4735-898a-a5405156b6ef
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University of New Mexico Herbarium (UNM:Vascular Plants)
Marc A. Baker 144782002-06-02
Catalog Number: UNM0134936
GUID: 8ee9a27d-5a3f-4735-898a-a5405156b6ef
Latest Identification: Opuntia polyacantha Haworth

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