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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryMexico
State/ProvinceZacatecas
LocalityAt Km 108, On Dirt Road From Nieves To Conception Del Oro (ca. 82 Miles From Hwy 49) Just North Of The Town Of Comacho En Route To Cedros.
Latitude24.619572
Longitude-102.342322
Institution CodeAsu
Collection CodePlants
Catalog NumberAsu0058168
Collected ByCharles Glass; Robert Foster
Date Collected1974-12-01

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The Arizona State University Vascular Plant Herbarium is the second largest in the Arid Southwest with over 285,000 specimens. Our collection of Cactaceae is one of the best in the world, being particularly rich in cytological vouchers.

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Taxonomy
Scientific NameOpuntia chaffeyi
KingdomPlantae
PhylumMagnoliophyta
Classmagnoliopsida
OrderCaryophyllales
FamilyCactaceae
GenusOpuntia
Specific Epithetchaffeyi
Scientific Name AuthorsBritton & Rose
Specimen
Identified ByD. J. Pinkava & B. D. Parfitt
Date Identified1988
Catalog NumberASU0058168
Other Catalog Numbers101258
Institution CodeASU
Collection CodePlants
Occurrence ID3703fa5b-7ad4-448d-83ed-513c178a1282
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByCharles Glass; Robert Foster
Collector Number4038
Date Collected1974-12-01
Year1974
Month12
Day1
Start Day of Year335
Collection RemarksPetals, filaments, and style pale whitish yellow; stigma cream yellow. Growing with an interesting depressed, heavily spined, large tuberous rooted form of Coryphantha macromeris; both Opuntia and Coryphantha seem to have been periodically eaten back, with new stems regenerated from the large tuberous roots.
Locality
CountryMexico
State / ProvinceZacatecas
Continentnorth america
LocalityAt km 108, on dirt road from Nieves to Conception del Oro (ca. 82 miles from Hwy 49) just north of the town of Comacho en route to Cedros.
HabitatOn a dry lake bottom, dry mud flats with nearly no other vegetation except patches of low, dry grass.
Decimal Latitude24.619572
Decimal Longitude-102.342322
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters2000
Georeferenced ByVelia
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Modified2015-01-06 14:31:47
ID3208624
dwc:datasetID7ddf754f-d193-4cc9-b351-99906754a03b
dwc:georeferenceSourcesgeoref batch tool 2013-04-26; GeoLocate
dwc:collectionIDa2e32c87-d320-4a01-bafd-a9182ae2e191
symbiota:recordEnteredByAnne 2012_08_15
dcterms:referenceshttp://swbiodiversity.org/seinet/collections/individual/index.php?occid=3208624
dwc:georeferenceVerificationStatusreviewed - high confidence
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