Rocky Mountain Biological Laboratory
Catalog #: RMBL0012966
Occurrence ID (GUID): 0f69e015-2f8b-47bf-a444-71f586ce14c4
Taxon: Opuntia polyacantha Haw.
Family: Cactaceae
Determiner: Williams, C.F. (2018-06-18)
ID Remarks: Original det. "Opuntia" by H.G. Barclay, 1951.
ID References: Colorado Flora Western Slope, 4th ed.
Collector: Barclay, Harriet G.   51-C-214   
Date: 1951-07-11
Locality: United States, Colorado, Gunnison, Near Almont.
38.664715  -106.846151 +-1000m.  WGS84
Elevation: 2438 meters Verbatim Elevation: 8000ft
Habitat: Igneous rocks (larger rounded).
Description: Pads flattened, aureoles with spines and glochids, spines round in cross-section.
Reproductive Condition: Vegetative
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Record ID: 0f69e015-2f8b-47bf-a444-71f586ce14c4
For additional information on this specimen, please contact: C.F. Rick Williams, Curator (
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