Selected Herbarium Specimen Details (13) Download

Family Name:Cactaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Opuntia cochenillifera (L.) Mill.
Locality:USA. Florida. Orange Co.: Orlando. Turnbull Drive, ca. 300 ft. W of the intersection with Commander Drive.
Description:Formerly dumped cactus well-estabilshed at this site, growing profusely. 
Habitat:Vacant field.
Collector:S. Myers 104
Date:22 May 2001
Accession No:229247
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Family Name:Cactaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Opuntia cochenillifera (L.) Mill. - Determined By: J. Doyle, 27 Sep 1990
Determination History: Nopalea cochenillifera (L.) Salm-Dyck - Determined By: D. J. Pinkava, 2003
Opuntia cochenillifera (L.) Mill. - Determined By: R. P. Wunderlin, 1977
Opuntia keyensis Britton ex Small
Locality:USA. Florida. Lee Co.: Sanibel Island.
Description:2.5 m tall. No spines. A huge shrub. 
Habitat:Wasteland on prairie.
Reproductive State:Flower, Immature Fruit
Collector:G. R. Cooley 2564
Date:11 Mar 1954
Accession No:12022
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Family Name:Cactaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Opuntia cochenillifera (L.) Mill.
Determination History: Nopalea cochenillifera (L.) Salm-Dyck - Determined By: R. Puente, May 2003
Nopalea cochenillifera (L.) Salm-Dyck - Determined By: D. J. Pinkava, 2003
Locality:USA. Florida. Polk Co.: Lake Alfred. N of the junction of FL 557, FL 555, US 17, and US 92.
Habitat:Along railroad track near edge of pine flatwoods.
Reproductive State:Flower
Collector:R. P. Wunderlin 9249
  with J. Beckner
Date:10 Apr 1982
Accession No:165589
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Family Name:Cactaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Opuntia cochenillifera (L.) Mill. - Determined By: J. Doyle, 27 Sep 1990
Determination History: Nopalea cochenillifera (L.) Salm-Dyck - Determined By: D. J. Pinkava, 2003
Opuntia cochenillifera (L.) Mill.
Locality:USA. Florida. Pinellas Co.: Honeymoon Island. S of Little Bayou, roadside by paving.
Description:Flower red. 
Habitat:Sandy old field.
Reproductive State:Flower, Immature Fruit
Collector:G. Fleming 3344
Date:17 Mar 1980
Accession No:145308
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Family Name:Cactaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Opuntia cochenillifera (L.) Mill.
Determination History: Nopalea cochenillifera (L.) Salm-Dyck - Determined By: R. Puente, May 2003
Nopalea cochenillifera (L.) Salm-Dyck - Determined By: D. J. Pinkava, 2003
Locality:USA. Florida. Highlands Co.: SW of C-623, 5.7 mi. SE of Sebring. T35S, R29E, Sec. 12, NE¼ of SE¼.
Description:Ca 2 m² clump, 1.5 m tall; escaped. 
Habitat:Edge of disturbed scrub on hills.
Collector:B. F. Hansen 11406
  with R.P. Wunderlin, K.R. DeLaney
Date:05 Aug 1987
Accession No:192251
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Family Name:Cactaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Opuntia cochenillifera (L.) Mill. - Determined By: J. Doyle, 27 Sep 1990
Determination History: Nopalea cochenillifera (L.) Salm-Dyck - Determined By: R. Puente, May 2003
Nopalea cochenillifera (L.) Salm-Dyck - Determined By: D. J. Pinkava, 2003
Opuntia cochenillifera (L.) Mill. - Determined By: R. P. Wunderlin, 1977
Opuntia compressa J. F. Macbr.
Locality:USA. Florida. Sarasota Co.: Along drainage canal at end of Glengary Street, E of US 41.
Description:Flowers red. New growth erupting. New "leaves" voided of immature spines. 
Reproductive State:Flower
Collector:B. Mack 41
Date:30 Jan 1976
Accession No:134023
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Family Name:Cactaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Opuntia cochenillifera (L.) Mill. - Determined By: J. Doyle, 27 Sep 1990
Determination History: Nopalea cochenillifera (L.) Salm-Dyck - Determined By: D. J. Pinkava, 2003
Opuntia cochenillifera (L.) Mill. - Determined By: R. P. Wunderlin, 1978
Opuntia stricta (Haw.) Haw.
Locality:USA. Florida. Lee Co.: Sanibel Island. Private ground of the Combs' Residence.
Description:Spineless; jionts elliptic, oval, obovate, relatively thin, non-fruiting. 
Collector:O. K. Lakela 30392
Date:03 Dec 1966
Accession No:79543
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Family Name:Cactaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Opuntia cochenillifera (L.) Mill. - Determined By: J. Doyle, 27 Sep 1990
Determination History: Nopalea cochenillifera (L.) Salm-Dyck - Determined By: D. J. Pinkava, 2003
Opuntia cochenillifera (L.) Mill. - Determined By: R. P. Wunderlin, 1977
Opuntia keyensis Britton & Small
Locality:USA. Florida. Lee Co.: Sanibel Island.
Description:2.5 m tall. No spines. A huge shrub. 
Habitat:Wasteland on prairie.
Reproductive State:Flower, Immature Fruit
Collector:G. R. Cooley 2564
Date:11 Mar 1954
Accession No:12023
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Family Name:Cactaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Opuntia cochenillifera (L.) Mill. - Determined By: S. R. Hill, 2002
Locality:USA. Illinois. Champaign Co.: Research greenhouse at Natural History Survey greenhouses, 607 E Peabody Drive, University of Illinois campus, Champaign.
Description:Flowers rose-red, horizontal, tubular, petals short, stamens and style exserted (apparently a hummingbird flower), stem pads with glochids (no spines), elliptical, ca. 20-30 cm long x 6-10 cm wide, succulent, developing a single trunk in age and appearing shrubby, 1.3 m tall currently. 
Habitat:In tropical greenhouse.
Notes:CULTIVATED. Plant originally from Dominica, Dry forest cliff, SW facing, N of Colihaut, S of Salisbury, Hill 25435, 1993.
Collector:S. R. Hill 34460
Date:20 Feb 2002
Accession No:285070
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Family Name:Cactaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Opuntia cochenillifera (L.) Mill.
Locality:USA. Florida. Lee Co.: Sanibel Island, J.N. "Ding" Darling National Wildlife Refuge; 0.2 mi. W of Tarpon Bay Rd. on Sanibel-Captiva Rd. T46S, R22E, Sec. 26, NW.
Description:Weeds and exotics. 
Habitat:Abandomed homesite now used as dumpground; around old homesite.
Notes:CULTIVATED.
Collector:B. F. Hansen 5193
  with R.P. Wunderlin, D. Richardson
Date:16 Mar 1979
Accession No:138665
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Family Name:Cactaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Opuntia cochenillifera (L.) Mill.
Locality:USA. Florida. Hillsborough Co.: "The Kitchen" Nature Preserve, 0.3 mi. W of US 41 on Isabel Avenue, ca. 1.5 mi. SSW of Gibsonton. T30S, R19E, Sec. 34.
Description:Single individual persistent from cultivation. 
Notes:CULTIVATED.
Collector:S. Dickman s.n.
Date:26 Jan 2006
Accession No:242263
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Family Name:Cactaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Opuntia cochenillifera (L.) Mill. - Determined By: A. R. Franck, 13-Oct-2016
Determination History: Nopalea sp.
Locality:USA. California. Los Angeles Co.: The Huntington Garden, San Marino.
Reproductive State:Flower
Notes:CULTIVATED. Hunt. Number 30418
Collector:B. D. Clayton 367
Date:13 Jul 1973
Accession No:286504
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Family Name:Cactaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Opuntia cochenillifera (L.) Mill.
Locality:USA. Florida. Miami-Dade Co.: Fairchild Tropical Garden.
Description:In Tropical America, this is the source of food for cochineal insect; flowers orange-red. 
Reproductive State:Flower
Notes:CULTIVATED. X-2-204; planted 1940.
Collector:W. T. Gillis 8879
Date:22 Jan 1970
Accession No:286501
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