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Coryphantha ramillosa
Coryphantha ramillosa
Whiskerbush Pincushion
Photographer: Wynn Anderson

ID: 0000 0000 0318 2070 (2018-03-12)

Copyright © 2018 Wynn Anderson

  • date of photo  Aug 18, 2008
  • latitude 30.02997   longitude 102.68230     View on Google Maps.
  • location   0.5 mile southwest of main ranch house, Roger's Ranch on Fresnal Creek, 13.6 road (8.7 air) miles south of Longfellow Road junction at US 90, (Brewster County, Texas, US)
  • family Cactaceae
  • plant community   Chihuahuan Desert scrub at 2853' (870m)
  • notes   rare CDR endemic cactus on exposed cliff faces in a 1/2 mile long, narrow, steep walled, dry, slot canyon cut in flat lying pale, blocky, limestone strata by a intermittent arroyo tributary of Fresnal Creek, and sheltering a richly diverse flora of the remote, poorly accessible region known as Hell's Half-acre.
  • keywords: CDR, Chihuahuan Desert, Big Bend
  • contributor's ID #  CDR 255
  • photo category: Plant - annual/perennial

  • common names   Whiskerbush Pincushion (photographer)
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