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Coryphantha macromeris
Coryphantha macromeris
Big Needle Cactus
Photographer: Wynn Anderson

ID: 0000 0000 0518 0597 (2018-05-14)

Copyright © 2018 Wynn Anderson

  • date of photo  Apr 21, 2018
  • latitude 30.57055   longitude 104.88503     View on Google Maps.
  • location   ocal rural road along Rio Grande, 1.1 miles southeast of terminal junction of west fork of Chispa Road, 8.6 miles northwest of junction with east fork Chispa Road (Coal Mine Road), 15.4 miles south of pavement at TX-rm 1523, (Presidio County, Texas, US)
  • family Cactaceae
  • plant community   Chihuahuan Desert scrub at 3146' (958m)
  • notes   multiple stems forming low hemispheric mound on southwest facing hillside of clayish silts overlain by mixed coarse rhyolite lag gravels
  • keywords: CDR, Chihuahuan Desert
  • contributor's ID #  CDR 200
  • photo category: Plant - annual/perennial

  • common names   Big Needle Cactus, Nipple Beehive Cactus (photographer)
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