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CCH1 Specimen Number  ?   IRVC113601   (Accession number)   image_link (to be added soon)
Determination  ?   Opuntia ×occidentalis  CCH1 Determination History
ICPN Name Status   JFP Rank 1, accepted name for taxon native to CA  link to ICPN 
eFlora Accepted Name  ?   Opuntia ×occidentalis    link to Jepson eFlora 
Determination (verbatim)  ?   Opuntia ×occidentalis hybrid
Hybrid Formula Opuntia ×occidentalis 
Nativity NATIVE 
Endemicity Endemic to California 
Collector(s) & Number  ?   Michael G. Simpson  4646
Formatted Date
County  ?   Orange 
Locality  ?   Ronald W. Caspers Wilderness Park, Loskorn Trail, ca. 300 meters west along trail from junction with Nature LoopTrail, ca. 50 meters west of trail on slope.  
Elevation (corrected)  ?   172 meters (564 feet) 
Jepson Bioregion  ?   PR    
US Census Land Ownership Public: Local Government  (as mapped)
  • (calculated from a 1 mile radius polygon around the mapped point)
  •  LOCAL
Habitat  ?   Coastal sage scrub. Moderate, east-facing slope. 
Associates  ?   Rhus integrifolia, Artemisia californica, Deinandra fasciculata. 
Notes  ?   Common in area. 
Morphology Notes  ?   Shrub, branched at base. Pads large, ca. 7-8 areoles in a diagnonal row. Corolla yellow, outer perianth greenish, filaments / anthers yellow, style white, stigma green. 
Coordinates  ?   33.5521400000 -117.5696800000 
Uncertainty  ?   Not recorded 
Datum  ?   Not recorded 
Georeference By  ?   Not recorded 
Source  ?   Not recorded 
Georeference Note  ?   Not recorded 
Date Last Modified  ?   2021-08-12 15:41:20 
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