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Cylindropuntia fulgida var. fulgida
Cylindropuntia fulgida var. fulgida
Chain Fruit Cholla
Photographer: Glenn and Martha Vargas
Organization: California Academy of Sciences
Collection: CalAcademy

ID: 0091 3182 0735 0003 (2002-02-19)

Copyright © 2002 California Academy of Sciences

  • date of photo  Feb 1970
  • location   Sonora, north
  • family Cactaceae
  • notes   fruit
  • CalAcademy slide #   T 65645
  • photo category: Plant - tree/shrub

  • common names   Chain Fruit Cholla (Jon Rebman )
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  • Reviewers' comments about this photo (review or add another comment)
    1. Reviewed by Jon Rebman    May 25, 2005

    Action: changed name from "Opuntia sp." to "Cylindropuntia fulgida var. fulgida "

    Reviewer's comments:
         "This is a very common cholla species in the Sonoran Desert of AZ & Sonora"

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