Desert Botanical Garden Herbarium
Catalog #: DES00048993
Occurrence ID (GUID): 922a81e0-a32f-4131-9f4b-d19f3355ac43
Taxon: Yucca arizonica McKelvey
Family: Agavaceae
Collector: Wendy C. Hodgson   13862   
Date: 2000-03-22
Locality: USA, Arizona, Pinal County, Tonto National Forest, South of Superior along State Highway 177, west side of highway.
33.24542  -111.0967
Verbatim Coordinates: 33d 14.725m N; 111d 5.803m W
Elevation: 892 meters Verbatim Elevation: 2927ft.
Habitat: Arizona Upland Sonoran Desert, east-facing slope
Associated Species: Canotia holacantha, Carnegiea gigantea, Cercidium microphyllum, Phacelia distans, Calliandra eriophylla, Acacia greggii, Castilleja exserta, Lepidium lasiocarpum wrightii, Gilia sinuata, Bromus rubens, Lotus, Simmondsia chinensis, Psilostrophe cooperi, Dichelostemma capitata, Ferocactus, Opuntia engelmannii, O. phaeacantha(?), Prosopis velutina.
Description: Common, plants single(?), subacaulescent, leaves dark green, peduncle dark maroon, pedicels dark maroon, flowers 95 mm long, greenish-yellow-cream, outer tepals 87-90 mm long x 26-27 mm wide, flushed with maroon, inner tepals 87-91 mm long x 30-31 mm wide, cream white, pistil length 64 to shoulder, 10 mm to tip, widest below middle, greenish cream; anthers 45-48 mm long, white.
Notes: sheets 1&2 with same accession number
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Record Id: 922a81e0-a32f-4131-9f4b-d19f3355ac43
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Current Record
Desert Botanical Garden Herbarium (DES)
Wendy C. Hodgson 138622000-03-22
Catalog Number: DES00048993
GUID: 922a81e0-a32f-4131-9f4b-d19f3355ac43
Latest Identification: Yucca arizonica McKelvey

Desert Botanical Garden Herbarium (DES)
Wendy C. Hodgson 138622000-03-22
Catalog Number: DES00064553
Latest Identification: Yucca arizonica McKelvey

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