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CCH1 Specimen Number  ?   SD00017804   (Accession number)   image_link (to be added soon)
CCH1 HistoryFirst Load Date 2011 09 08First Loaded Det. Opuntia engelmannii var. engelmannii
Determination  ?   Opuntia engelmannii var. engelmannii  CCH1 Determination History
ICPN Name Status   JFP Rank 1, accepted name for taxon native to CA  link to ICPN 
eFlora Accepted Name  ?   Opuntia engelmannii var. engelmannii    link to Jepson eFlora 
Determination (verbatim)  ?   Opuntia engelmannii var. engelmannii 
Nativity NATIVE 
eFlora Habit shrub 
Collector(s) & Number  ?   Larry Hendrickson  3932
Formatted Date
County  ?   San Diego 
Locality  ?   Anza-Borrego Desert State Park. Eco Camps (unofficial park name) SE side of Granite Mountain, 0.7 mile NW of intersection of County Rd. S-2 and access road and 0.2 mile W of road terminus.  
Elevation (corrected)  ?   845 meters (2772 feet) 
Jepson Bioregion  ?   PR    
US Census Land Ownership Public: State  (as mapped)
  • (calculated from a 1 mile radius polygon around the mapped point)
  •  STATE
Habitat  ?   25 degree, W-facing slope on alluvial bench above major drainage. Course metamorphic sand, gravel and pebbles. 
Associates  ?   Juniperus californica, Agave deserti, Cylindropuntia ganderi, Ferocactus cylindraceus, Echinocereus engelmannii, Simmondsia chinensis, Eriogonum fasciculatum var. polifolium, Lotus scoparius, Brickellia frutescens. 
Morphology Notes  ?   4 feet tall, all branches ascending to erect, innner tepals yellow with faint red blush, outer tepals with red mid-stripe and tips. All plants in area of similar habit. 
Coordinates  ?   33.0261200000 -116.4344900000 
Uncertainty  ?   Not recorded 
Datum  ?   WGS84 
Georeference By  ?   n-a 
Source  ?   Coordinates from label
Georeference Note  ?   Not recorded 
Date Last Modified  ?   2022-04-25 14:51:30 
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