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Cylindropuntia acanthocarpa var. coloradensis
Cylindropuntia acanthocarpa var. coloradensis
Colorado Buckhorn Cholla
Photographer: Charles Webber
Organization: California Academy of Sciences
Collection: CalAcademy

ID: 8120 3181 4570 0078 (1998-12-01)

Copyright © 1998 California Academy of Sciences

  • date of photo  unknown
  • latitude 35.10532   longitude -115.54870   max error distance 58087 meters     View on Google Maps.
  • horizontal datum World Geodetic System 1984
  • georeferencing source GeoLocate
  • georeferencing remarks Assume photograhers mean Mojave National Preserve instead of the town of Mojave in Kern County.
  • location   Eastern Mojave (San Bernardino County, California, US)
  • family Cactaceae
  • synonyms Opuntia acanthocarpa var. coloradensis
  • CalAcademy slide #   T 6592
  • photo category: Plant - annual/perennial

  • name change notes   May 21, 2014: TJM1 name Opuntia acanthocarpa var. coloradensis changed to TJM2 name Cylindropuntia acanthocarpa var. coloradensis . (University & Jepson Herbaria)

  • common names   Colorado Buckhorn Cholla, Buckhorn Cholla (CF, ITIS )
  • Look for Jepson Manual treatments, maps (University & Jepson Herbaria)
  • View Calflora record for Cylindropuntia acanthocarpa var. coloradensis
  • Check the Plants Database (USDA website)
  • View Encyclopedia of Life record for Cylindropuntia acanthocarpa var. coloradensis
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  • Reviewers' comments about this photo (review or add another comment)
    1. Reviewed by CalPhotos Staff    pre-2001

    Action: updated the name from "Opuntia acanthocarpa" to "Opuntia acanthocarpa var. coloradensis "

    Reviewer's comments:
         "CalFlora name: Opuntia acanthocarpa Engelm. & J. Bigelow var. coloradensis L. Benson"

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