University of New Mexico Herbarium
(UNM:Vascular Plants)
Catalog #: UNM0117165
Occurrence ID (GUID): 42da9830-a3cd-4389-aeec-9ccf22e17bd1
Secondary Catalog #: 8824
Taxon: Opuntia macrorhiza var. pottsii (Salm-Dyck) L. Benson
Family: Cactaceae
Determiner: E.F. Castetter (1968)
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Collector: D.B. Dunn   8695-A   
Date: 1952-10-11
Verbatim Date: 10/11/1952
Locality: United States, New Mexico, Unplaced County, About 5 mi. west of Hondo on the road to Ruidoso old river bench.
Habitat: Along the highway, in desert grassland.
Description: Plant has tuberous root. Fruit 3-3.5 cm long and 18 mm in diameter.
Preparations: Sheets - 1
Notes: Along the highway, in desert grassland. Plant has tuberous root. Fruit 3-3.5 cm long and 18 mm in diameter.
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Record ID: 42da9830-a3cd-4389-aeec-9ccf22e17bd1
For additional information on this specimen, please contact: Timothy K. Lowrey (tlowrey@unm.edu)
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University of New Mexico Herbarium (UNM:Vascular Plants)
D.B. Dunn 8695-A1952-10-11
Catalog Number: UNM0117165
GUID: 42da9830-a3cd-4389-aeec-9ccf22e17bd1
Latest Identification: Opuntia macrorhiza var. pottsii (Salm-Dyck) L. Benson
Identified by: E.F. Castetter1968


New Mexico State University Herbarium (NMC)
D.B. Dunn 8695-A1952-10-11
Catalog Number: 39919
Latest Identification: Opuntia plumbea Rose

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