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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceTexas
County/ParishBlanco County
LocalityMacklurg Ranch, 2 Mi East Of Balnco, Edwards Plateau. South Side Of Rio Blanco
Latitude30.091667
Longitude-98.375
Institution CodeDes
Catalog NumberDes00055378
Collected ByR. Puente
Date Collected1995-05-14

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Approximately 83000 specimens in collection, with emphasis on plants of the Southwest and northern Mexico, Cactaceae and Agavaceae.

Curator: Wendy C. Hodgson (whodgsondbg.org)
Associate Curator: Andrew Salywon

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Taxonomy
Scientific NameOpuntia lindheimeri var. linguiformis
KingdomPlantae
PhylumMagnoliophyta
Classmagnoliopsida
OrderCaryophyllales
FamilyCactaceae
GenusOpuntia
Specific Epithetlindheimeri
Infraspecific Epithetlinguiformis
Scientific Name Authors(Griffiths) L.D.Benson
Taxon Rankvar.
Specimen
Catalog NumberDES00055378
Reproductive Conditionflower
Institution CodeDES
Occurrence IDd4863c0c-3190-46ce-9c54-216487c4f09b
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Associated TaxaJuniperus monosperma, Quercus virginiana, Yucca torreyi, Arctostaphylos pungens, Opuntia lindheimerii, Opuntia phaeacantha, Bouteloua gracilis, Bouteloua curtipendula, Chilopsis linearis
Collection Event
Collected ByR. Puente
Collector Number584
Date Collected1995-05-14
Year1995
Month5
Day14
Start Day of Year134
Collection RemarksErect shrub, about 1.0 x 1.3o m, openly branched, short definite trunk; growing under shade of Quercus and Cupressus associated to O. pahaeacantha. Flower bright yellow at anthesis truning dark yellow to orange, 8 cm long by 8-10 cm wide; ovary club shaped, 5.5-6.0 cm long by 2.0-3.0 cm wide at upper part, with 3 spiralated series of areoloes; areoles 1.2-1.7 cm apart, circular, 2-3 mm diam, with brownish wool and glochids yellow to dark brown, short; leaves present in upper areoles, conical to subulate, 7-10 mm long; external segments of perianth green with yellow edges, entire, deltoid to broadly obovate, apex mucronate, 8-32 mm long by 8-22 mm wide; inner segments bright yellow, spatulate to obovate, undulate, 30-40 mm long by 14-25 mm wide; filaments white with green base, the lower ones 12 mm long; anthers 2-2.5 mm long, style white-yellow, 18 mm long by 6 mm wide; stigma 10 lobes, 7-9 mm long, light green. Fruit steril, persistent, parasited by wasp, no seed formed
Locality
CountryUSA
State / ProvinceTexas
CountyBlanco County
Continentnorth america
LocalityMacklurg Ranch, 2 mi east of Balnco, Edwards Plateau. South side of Rio Blanco
HabitatPasture, thin dark soil on limestone
Decimal Latitude30.091667
Decimal Longitude-98.375
Minimum Elevation in Meters1260
Verbatim Elevation4133ft.
Verbatim Coordinates30d 5m 30s N; 98d 22m 30s W
Other
Modified2015-01-06 14:31:47
ID2048379
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dwc:collectionIDedb9860c-c481-4d19-88cc-224a536ebcd4
symbiota:recordEnteredByjane
dcterms:referenceshttp://swbiodiversity.org/seinet/collections/individual/index.php?occid=2048379
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