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Cylindropuntia prolifera
Cylindropuntia prolifera
Coastal Cholla
Photographer: Vince Scheidt

ID: 0000 0000 1104 0194 (2004-11-06)

Copyright © 2004 Vince Scheidt

  • date of photo  May 5, 2004
  • location   Northern slope areas of city of Santee (San Diego County, California, US)
  • family Cactaceae
  • notes   Part of a large thicket that will probably be lost to development in the next 2-3 years.
  • camera   Canon A-70
  • photo category: Plant - annual/perennial

  • common names   Coastal Cholla (USDA Plants, Jepson Interchange )
  • Look for Jepson Manual treatments, maps (University & Jepson Herbaria)
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  • Reviewers' comments about this photo (review or add another comment)
    1. Reviewed by John Taylor    Aug 6, 2009

    Action: changed name from "Opuntia prolifera" to "Cylindropuntia prolifera "

    Reviewer's comments:
         "Genus updated (2008)"

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