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Opuntia robusta
Opuntia robusta
Tuna Tapon
Photographer: Wynn Anderson

ID: 0000 0000 0416 1234 (2016-04-09)

Copyright © 2016 Wynn Anderson

  • date of photo  Sep 4, 2008
  • latitude 27.64827   longitude 107.63920     View on Google Maps.
  • location   Recowata (hot springs & balnearo), at end of unpaved road along Rio San Ignacio, 7.2 road miles east of State Highway CH 77, 7.1 air miles due south of Creel (central) (Mcp. Bocoyna, Chihuahua, Mexico)
  • family Cactaceae
  • plant community   narrow canyon riparian corridor in oak woodland at 1955m (6415')
  • notes   on low cliff face ledge at base of volcanic tuff cliffs above canyon bottom and thermal springs.
  • keywords: SMOc, Barranca Tararecua
  • contributor's ID #  SMOc 1034
  • photo category: Plant - annual/perennial

  • common names   Tuna Tapon, Tuna Castillano, Big Pad Pricklypear (photographer)
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