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Giant Prickly Pear Cactus - Tuna gigante

Opuntia echios var. gigantea

Description:

Very tall, tree-like. These and the Candelabras seemed to dominate the higher parts of the landscape near the Charles Darwin Research Station.



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Giant Prickly Pear Cactus - Tuna gigante
Opuntia echios var. gigantea CDF Galapagos Species Checklists - Opuntia echios var. gigantea

1 Comment

NeilDazet
NeilDazet 5 years ago

Thank you for the ID, CDF. I've updated this spotting with the correct information.

Parroquia Puerto Ayora, Provincia de Gal√°pagos, Ecuador

Lat: -0.74, Long: -90.30

Spotted on Oct 24, 2013
Submitted on Nov 16, 2013

Spotted for mission

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