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Opuntia leptocaulis
Opuntia leptocaulis
Cholla Alfilerillo
Photographer: Glenn and Martha Vargas
Organization: California Academy of Sciences
Collection: CalAcademy

ID: 1073 3283 3182 0130 (2002-02-25)

Copyright © 2002 California Academy of Sciences

  • date of photo  Nov 1976
  • location   New Mexico, US
  • family Cactaceae
  • notes   fruit
  • CalAcademy slide #   T 65643
  • photo category: Plant - tree/shrub

  • common names   Cholla Alfilerillo, Christmas Cactus, Tasajillo, Tesajo Cactus (christmastree Cacti),Cholla Alfilerillo, Christmas Cactus, Tasajillo, Tesajo Cactus (christmastree Cacti) (ITIS )
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  • Reviewers' comments about this photo (review or add another comment)
    1. Reviewed by Dora Jakobsdottir    Sep 28, 2005

    Action: changed name from "Opuntia sp." to "Opuntia leptocaulis "

    Reviewer's comments:
         "Latin name for photographers name: Darning needle provided."

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