Observation 169363: Pleopsidium chlorophanum (Wahlenb.) Zopf
When: 2014-07-06
No herbarium specimen

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Recognized by sight: since you can’t actually see areoles in these photos, we’d be remiss not to admit that this genus is at least a possibility

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The ID is approximate, of course
By: Andrew Khitsun (Andrew)
2014-07-09 19:34:31 CDT (-0500)

There is no way to grab a sample while on the boat tour (in this instance it’s a DUKW tour – amphibious vehicles called Dells Army Ducks). But that’s how this species usually grows around here – on the cliff faces and vertical surfaces, usually out of reach. This particular rock is called “Ink Stand”

Created: 2014-07-09 19:20:53 CDT (-0500)
Last modified: 2014-07-15 19:38:48 CDT (-0500)
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