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  • Scientific Names
    • Cylindropuntia ramosissima
    • Opuntia ramosissima
  • English
    • Pencil Cholla
    • diamond cholla
    • pencil cactus
  • Spanish
    • cholla diamante

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Recent observations

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What

Pencil Cholla Cylindropuntia ramosissima

Observer

acreman

Date

August 3, 2015 04:38 PM PDT

Description

Pencil Cholla, Cylindropuntia ramosissima-084

Photos / Sounds

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What

Pencil Cholla Cylindropuntia ramosissima

Observer

rjadams55

Date

April 2, 2012

Description

Pencil Cholla were among the most common cacti in the gravely, raised areas around Cottonwood Spring in the lower elevation, Colorado Desert portion of the park.

Photos / Sounds

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What

Pencil Cholla Cylindropuntia ramosissima

Observer

cedric_lee

Date

July 4, 2015

Photos / Sounds

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What

Pencil Cholla Cylindropuntia ramosissima

Observer

cedric_lee

Date

July 4, 2015

Photos / Sounds

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What

Pencil Cholla Cylindropuntia ramosissima

Observer

seanhiggins

Date

April 28, 2011

Photos / Sounds

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What

Pencil Cholla Cylindropuntia ramosissima

Observer

mickley

Date

April 16, 2015 03:34 PM PDT

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What

Pencil Cholla Cylindropuntia ramosissima

Observer

jaykeller

Date

May 23, 2015 11:25 AM PDT

Photos / Sounds

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What

Pencil Cholla Cylindropuntia ramosissima

Observer

jmaughn

Date

May 15, 2015

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

What

Pencil Cholla Cylindropuntia ramosissima

Observer

dean_leavitt

Date

May 4, 2015 02:38 PM PDT

Photos / Sounds

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What

Pencil Cholla Cylindropuntia ramosissima

Observer

mmgonzales

Date

April 29, 2015 12:07 PM MDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

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What

Pencil Cholla Cylindropuntia ramosissima

Observer

samara

Date

March 9, 2015

Description

It looked like it was drying, it was in a open area, the sun light hit directly no shade. The temperature was in the 80 F.

Photos / Sounds

What

Pencil Cholla Cylindropuntia ramosissima

Observer

rstapornkul

Date

April 18, 2015 09:11 AM PDT
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Description from Wikipedia

Cylindropuntia ramosissima is a species of cactus known by the common names diamond cholla and branched pencil cholla.

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Conservation Summary

    No range data available.