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Cylindropuntia fulgida var. mamillata; Smooth Chainfruit Cholla   

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Cylindropuntia fulgida var. mamillata
Cylindropuntia fulgida var. mamillata
Smooth Chainfruit Cholla
Photographer: Wynn Anderson

ID: 0000 0000 0116 0562 (2016-01-04)

Copyright © 2016 Wynn Anderson

  • date of photo  Feb 24, 2015
  • latitude 29.39878   longitude 112.29830     View on Google Maps.
  • location   old rural coast rd, 9.3 mi. S of Desemboque, 4.3 mi. N of track W to El Sargento on Cabo Tepoca, (Mcp. Pitiquito, Sonora, Mexico)
  • family Cactaceae
  • plant community   Sonoran coastal scrub at 157' elev.
  • notes   Plants on sandy volcanic soil of a gently sloping coastal plain. Note the large prominent tubercles fully exposed by short, often slender, spines not overlapping those of adjacent tubercles as is characteristic of this variety
  • keywords: SON, Sonoran Desert
  • contributor's ID #  SON 1778
  • photo category: Plant - shrub

  • common names   Smooth Chainfruit Cholla, Club Cholla (photographer)
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