Desert Botanical Garden Herbarium
Catalog #: DES00026913
Occurrence ID (GUID): 9f8db7be-6787-4efd-acbf-f23d2a7a9df8
Taxon: Agave mckelveyana Gentry
Family: Asparagaceae
Type Status: Isotype
Collector: Howard Scott Gentry   21979   
Date: 1966-06-26
Locality: USA, Arizona, Mohave, Sitgreave Pass in Black Mountains, 4 miles NW of Oatman
35.067409  -114.432884 +-5695m.
Elevation: 1070-1220 meters Verbatim Elevation: 3500 - 4000ft
Habitat: Rocky volcanic slopes
Description: Small plants, sparingly suckering; leaves light glaucous green, variable; panicles small, narrow, 2-3 m tall with 12-20 laterals in upper half, clusters small; fls. small, ovary light green, tepals yellow, spreading. Mostly fruiting on last tip
Reproductive Condition: flowers & fruit
Notes: Publication: Cact. Succ. J. (Los Angeles) 42: 225. fig. 4M, 5, 6. 1970; small scattered population; info. collected at anthesis
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Record Id: 9f8db7be-6787-4efd-acbf-f23d2a7a9df8
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Desert Botanical Garden Herbarium (DES)
Howard Scott Gentry 219791966-06-26
Catalog Number: DES00026913
GUID: 9f8db7be-6787-4efd-acbf-f23d2a7a9df8
Latest Identification: Agave mckelveyana Gentry

University of Arizona Herbarium (ARIZ)
H. S. Gentry 219791966-06-26
Catalog Number: 266282
GUID: urn:uuid:2f1f793e-2341-4425-8abe-d1290b82dc76
Latest Identification: Agave mckelveyana Gentry
Identified by: H. S. Gentry1966-06-26

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