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Acanthocereus tetragonus
Acanthocereus tetragonus
Triangle Cactus
Photographer: E. Wynn Anderson

ID: 0000 0000 1115 0382 (2015-11-04)

Copyright © 2015 Wynn Anderson

  • date of photo  Feb 1, 2014
  • latitude 25.94720   longitude 97.34950     View on Google Maps.
  • location   State Hiway TX 4 (Boca Chica Blvd.), 0.2 miles east of Gavito Ranch Road, 3.1 miles west of Palmito Hill Road, (Cameron County, Texas, US)
  • family Cactaceae
  • plant community   Coastal brush-grassland at 5'
  • notes   grassy roadside along brushy fence line with Ebonopsis ebano, Prosopis glandulosa, Celtis pallida, Yucca treculeana, Mammillaria heyderi, Acanthocereus tetragonus. Habitat loss and unscrupulous collectors endanger South Texas populations that barely enter the US
  • keywords: TxGC, coastal
  • contributor's ID #  TxGC 24
  • photo category: Plant - shrub

  • common names   Triangle Cactus (photographer)
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