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Recent observations

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Observer

naturalia

Date

August 14, 2014

Description

Cactacea de matorral xerófilo.

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Observer

floracliff

Date

June 3, 2014

Place

Floracliff Nature Sanctuary (Google, OSM)

Description

Cactaceae | prickly pear

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Observer

jamo

Date

February 27, 2010

Photos / Sounds

What

alicoche cocuá Echinocereus cinerascens

Observer

jamo

Date

February 27, 2010

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What

biznaga de espinas anchas Ferocactus latispinus

Observer

jamo

Date

February 27, 2010

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Observer

jamo

Date

February 14, 2013

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What

alicoche falso Echinocereus pentalophus

Observer

jamo

Date

February 14, 2013

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Square

What

Biznaga undulada crispada Stenocactus crispatus

Observer

jamo

Date

February 14, 2013

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What

Mexican Pincushion Mammillaria magnimamma

Observer

jamo

Date

February 14, 2013

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What

Hedgehog Cacti Genus Echinocereus

Observer

alfonsoprieto

Date

August 27, 2014

Photos / Sounds

Observer

wisel

Date

April 28, 2007

Description

Nice native cactus out in the Painted Hills. Everything struggles through the cheat grass out here.

Photos / Sounds

What

barrel cacti Genus Ferocactus

Observer

tikaani

Date

May 1, 2014

Place

moab (Google, OSM)
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Description from Wikipedia

A cactus (plural: cacti, cactuses, or cactus) is a member of the plant family Cactaceae, within the order Caryophyllales. The word "cactus" derives, through Latin, from the Ancient Greek κάκτος (kaktos), a name originally used for a spiny plant whose identity is not certain. Cacti are native to the Americas, ranging from Patagonia in the south to parts of western Canada in the north—except for Rhipsalis baccifera, which also grows in Africa and Sri Lanka.

No range data available.