Taxon  Report   9582 
Cylindropuntia acanthocarpa  (Engelm. & Bigelow) F.M. Knuth  var. coloradensis  (L.D. Benson) Pinkava
Colorado buckhorn cholla
Cylindropuntia acanthocarpa var. coloradensis, a dicot, is a shrub (stem succulent) that is native to California and is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.
 

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Cylindropuntia acanthocarpa var. coloradensis
© 2010 Neal Kramer
Cylindropuntia acanthocarpa var. coloradensis
© 2012 Neal Kramer
Cylindropuntia acanthocarpa var. coloradensis
© 2013 Jean Pawek
Communities:
Creosote Bush Scrub, Joshua Tree Woodland
Family: CACTACEAE  
Genus: Cylindropuntia
Parent Record Cylindropuntia acanthocarpa.
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS
Other Names:
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TJM2 + PLANTS: Opuntia acanthocarpa var. coloradensis
 Information about  Cylindropuntia acanthocarpa var. coloradensis  from other sources:
USDA PLANTS Profile (CYACC2)

Nursery availability and horticultural info on CNPLX

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Jepson eFlora (TJM2)

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

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Suggested Citation
Calflora: Information on California plants for education, research and conservation,
with data contributed by public and private institutions and individuals, including the Consortium of California Herbaria.
[web application]. 2014. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Dec 18, 2014).

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