Desert Botanical Garden Herbarium
Catalog #: DES00048978
Occurrence ID (GUID): cac9ffd1-6cdc-4545-b439-5e279c612647
Taxon: Marah gilensis Greene
Family: Cucurbitaceae
Collector: Wendy C. Hodgson   13895   
Date: 2000-03-22
Locality: USA, Arizona, Pinal County, Tonto National Forest, South of Superior along Apache Leap Road (FSR 257), ca 1.9 miles east of State Highway 177 going from south junction with highway, west flanks and below Apache Leap.
33.26972  -111.0861
Verbatim Coordinates: 33d 16m 11s N; 111d 5m 10s W
Elevation: 980 meters Verbatim Elevation: 3214ft.
Habitat: Arizona Upland Sonoran Desert along drainage
Associated Species: Carnegiea gigantea, Cercidium microphyllum, Fouquieria splendens, Eriogonum fasciculatum, Encelia farinosa, Cylindropuntia bigelovii, C. acanthocarpa, 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, Prosopis velutina.
Description: Common vine in shrubs and trees, flowers cream-yellow.
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Record ID: cac9ffd1-6cdc-4545-b439-5e279c612647
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