Selected Herbarium Specimen Details (2) Download

Family Name:Cactaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Pilosocereus polygonus (Lam.) Byles & G. D. Rowley - Determined By: B. F. Hansen, 1994
Determination History: Cephalocereus polygonus (Lam.) Britton & Rose
Locality:Dominican Republic. La Romana Prov. 1.2 km E of La Romana on main highway, then 8.2 km N of paved road.
Habitat:Low, dry forest.
Collector:R. P. Sauleda 7455
  with D.K. Sauleda, M.E. Ragan, D.D. Dodd
Date:19 Aug 1982
Accession No:167361
Image:167361.jpg

Family Name:Cactaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Pilosocereus polygonus (Lam.) Byles & G. D. Rowley - Determined By: A. R. Franck, 25-Mar-2016
Determination History: Pilosocereus bahamensis (Britton) Byles & G. D. Rowley
Locality:Florida, Monroe Co., Contact USF Herbarium if additional information is required.
Description:Large clonal, multi-stemmed plant, over 7 m tall, mostly green, rarely with glaucous areas; young spines yellow turning whitish brown (tan); flowers 6 cm long with long hairs at base; perianth segments acute; styles slightly exserted. 
Habitat:Low hammock ridge in the middle of mangrove swamp; with Eugenia foetida, Pithecellobium keyense, Krugiodendron ferreum, Morinda royoc, Coccoloba diversifolia, Zanthoxylum fagara, Capparis flexuosa, Sideroxylon celastrinum.
Reproductive State:Flower
Collector:K. A. Bradley 2335
  with R. Hammer, J. Duquesnel
Date:06 Apr 2002
Accession No:272460
Image:272460.jpg

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