Desert Botanical Garden Herbarium
Catalog #: DES00042702
Occurrence ID (GUID): dc17ad38-1243-4df0-b72a-7145f5974ffb
Taxon: Yucca elata (Engelm.) Engelm.
Family: Agavaceae
Collector: Wendy C. Hodgson   10382   
Date: 1997-05-19
Additional Collectors: Liz Slauson
Locality: USA, Arizona, Coconino County, Grand Canyon National Park, along Tanner Trail, SE of Escalante Butte above Redwall
36.041667  -111.838889
Verbatim Coordinates: 36d 2m 30s N; 111d 50m 20s W
Elevation: 1645-1676 meters (5396-5497ft)
Habitat: Supai formation
Associated Species: Artemisia spp., Pinus edulis, Fendlera rupicola, Cryptantha (yellow & white flowered), Chrysothamnus nauseosus, Psilostrophe sparsiflora, Leucelene ericoides, Juniperus, Ephedra. Erigonum, Sphaelralcea, Rhus trilobata simplicifolia, Gutierrezia sarothrae, Opuntia polyacantha, Yucca baccata, Erigeron utahensis
Description: Common, acaulescent, single, inflorescence, 10 racemose, 3/4 of stalk, tepals creamish-white, 55 mm long, ovary 31 mm, style 11 mm long, white; this form abundant in area, most plants acaulescent or short-caulescent at best, inflorescence mainly racemose, some racemose becoming narrowly pariculate towards its base
Notes: Possible aff elata var.?; Sheets I & II
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Record Id: dc17ad38-1243-4df0-b72a-7145f5974ffb
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Desert Botanical Garden Herbarium (DES)
Wendy C. Hodgson 103821997-05-19
Catalog Number: DES00042702
GUID: dc17ad38-1243-4df0-b72a-7145f5974ffb
Latest Identification: Yucca elata

Arizona State University Vascular Plant Herbarium (ASU:Plants)
Wendy C. Hodgson 103821997-05-19
Latest Identification: Yucca elata

Desert Botanical Garden Herbarium (DES)
Wendy Hodgson 103821997-05-19
Catalog Number: DES00064617
Latest Identification: Yucca elata

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