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Opuntia phaeacantha var. major; Mojave Pricklypear   

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Opuntia phaeacantha var. major
Opuntia phaeacantha var. major
Mojave Pricklypear
Photographer: Charles Webber
Organization: California Academy of Sciences
Collection: CalAcademy

ID: 0024 3291 1998 0010 (2000-06-07)

Copyright © 2000 California Academy of Sciences

  • date of photo  Apr 1, 1952
  • latitude 32.27861   longitude -111.18194   max error distance 15483 meters     View on Google Maps.
  • horizontal datum World Geodetic System 1984
  • georeferencing source GeoLocate
  • location   Saguaro National Monument (Arizona, US)
  • family Cactaceae
  • CalAcademy slide #   T 7856
  • photo category: Plant - annual/perennial

  • common names   Mojave Pricklypear, Great Pricklypear Cactus (ITIS )
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  • Reviewers' comments about this photo (review or add another comment)
    1. Reviewed by Dora Jakobsdottir    Jun 14, 2004

    Action: changed name from "Opuntia mojavensis" to "Opuntia phaeacantha var. major "

    Reviewer's comments:
         "Synonym updated."

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