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Stenocereus alamosensis
octopus cactus Cactus Family
Stenocereus alamosensis Cactaceae
common name
  octopus cactus
accepted scientific name
  Stenocereus alamosensis (J.M. Coult.) A.C. Gibson & K.E. Horak
rules for finding collection records
  Rathbunia alamosensis (18)
  Stenocereus alamosensis (184)
family name
Image Author: ©2009 Thomas Van Devender, downloaded from SEINet
Image License: CC BY-NC
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Category: Cactus
Flowers: Many petals
Petal colors: color
Leaf: No obvious leaves
Plant Observed All Year

How Likely at this Location (14%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (45%)
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SEINet (13)
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Cal Photos (1)
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