Desert Botanical Garden Herbarium
Catalog #: DES00061482
Occurrence ID (GUID): b956c96c-7adb-4741-ba5e-65850617849d
Taxon: Mentzelia hualapaiensis Schenk, Hodgson & Hufford
Family: Loasaceae
Collector: Wendy C. Hodgson   21964   
Date: 2007-05-14
Additional Collectors: Kate Watters, Lori Makarick
Locality: USA, Arizona, Coconino County, Grand Canyon, Hualapai Indian Reservation, 140 Mile Canyon, within 1-1/2 mile from Colorado River, on right (west) rocky slope of first pour-off; same population as Hodgson 21002.
36.393611  -112.568333
Verbatim Coordinates: 36d 23m 37s N; 112d 34m 6s W
Elevation: 681 meters
Verbatim Elevation: 2237ft.
Habitat: Rocky and gray-powdery soil, above riparian.
Associated Species: Acacia greggii, Baccharis salicifolia, Nolina cf. microcarpa, Ephedra, Gutierezia sarothrae, Encelis resinifera resinifera, Stephanomeria pauciflora, Camissonia walkeri, Artemesia ludoviciana, Cryptantha racemosa, Phacelia ambigua.
Description: Plants ca 6, herbaceous perennials with stout, woody-like roots, epidermis peeling, white, leaves shiny dark green, flowers with petals cream-white.
Notes: paratype
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Record Id: b956c96c-7adb-4741-ba5e-65850617849d
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