Desert Botanical Garden Herbarium
Catalog #: DES00060838
Occurrence ID (GUID): dc179738-eddd-4c33-a356-b83a5863dc23
Taxon: Mentzelia hualapaiensis Schenk, Hodgson & Hufford
Family: Loasaceae
Determiner: Schenk, Hodgson & Hufford (10 Sept 2010)
Type Status: Holotype
Collector: Lori Makarick   2008-13   
Date: 2008-04-19
Additional Collectors: Dan Hall, Jane Cipra
Locality: USA, Arizona, Mohave County, Grand Canyon National Park, ca downstream end of Colorado River mile 158 camp on river right, 339451 E, 4018170 N, NAD 83.
36.295161  -112.787951
Verbatim Coordinates: UTM: 4018170 339451 12S
Elevation: 990 meters (3247ft)
Habitat: Desert scrub, limestone cliff
Associated Species: Brickellia longifolia, Stephanomeria pauciflora, Encelia farinosa, Galium stellatum, Acacia greggii, Gutierrezia sarothrae, Agave utahensis kaibabensis.
Description: Rare, only 2 plants found on site, both in flower and in fruit, with prolific gnats on the flowers; growing at the base of limestone cliff tucked into a nook tucked into boulder piles.
Reproductive Condition: flowers
Notes: Publication: Brittonia 62(1): 1 (-6; figs. 1-2). 2010
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Record Id: dc179738-eddd-4c33-a356-b83a5863dc23
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