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Cylindropuntia ganderi
Cylindropuntia ganderi
Ganders Cholla
Photographer: J. E.(Jed) and Bonnie McClellan
Organization: California Academy of Sciences
Collection: CalAcademy

ID: 8253 3202 4137 0090 (1999-02-24)

Copyright © 1999 California Academy of Sciences

  • date of photo  Apr 7, 1973
  • latitude 33.14682   longitude -116.35134   max error distance 301 meters     View on Google Maps.
  • horizontal datum World Geodetic System 1984
  • georeferencing source GeoLocate
  • location   Route 78 near Yaqui Pass Road (San Diego County, California, US)
  • family Cactaceae
  • CalAcademy slide #   T 42198
  • photo category: Plant - tree/shrub

  • common names   Ganders Cholla (Jon Rebman )
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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:
         "1999-02-24: Taxon changed from photographer's Opuntia acanthocarpa to Opuntia acanthocarpa var. coloradensis to reflect current usage"

    2. Reviewed by Jon Rebman    Sep 18, 2005

    Action: changed name from "Opuntia acanthocarpa var. coloradensis" to "Cylindropuntia ganderi "

    Reviewer's comments:
         "Note the filaments are green and not red as in C. acanthocarpa"

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