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Opuntia engelmannii; Engelmann's Prickly Pear   

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Opuntia engelmannii
Opuntia engelmannii
Engelmann's Prickly Pear
Photographer: Wynn Anderson

ID: 0000 0000 0617 1882 (2017-06-25)

Copyright © 2017 Wynn Anderson

  • date of photo  Jul 18, 2015
  • latitude 29.29498   longitude 103.26760     View on Google Maps.
  • location     Road to Chisos Basin, 2.9 miles south of TX 118 (Panther Junction Hiway), 2.2 miles north of Lost Mine Trailhead & pullout, Big Bend National Park (Brewster County, Texas, US)
  • family Cactaceae
  • plant community   Chihuahuan Desert semi-arid upland grassland transition to pine-oak -juniper woodland at 4918' (1499m)
  • notes   Large pads, large juicy fruit, white deflexed spines. Tuffaceous rhyolite substrate
  • keywords: CDR, Chihuahuan Desert, Big Bend
  • contributor's ID #  CDR 1291
  • photo category: Plant - shrub

  • common names   Engelmann's Prickly Pear (photographer)
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