Desert Botanical Garden Herbarium
Catalog #: DES00029691
Occurrence ID (GUID): 4fda5c33-7908-48f5-8ce8-632f9b52baa5
Taxon: Chamaesyce pediculifera (Engelm.) Rose & Standl.
Family: Euphorbiaceae
Collector: A. C. Sanders   3251   
Date: 1983-03-07
Additional Collectors: M. Dimmitt, G. Montgomery, et al.
Locality: Mexico, Sonora, North end of the Sierra El Viejo in the large canyon containing the Mina Santa Cruz, 25 mi. SW of Caborca.
30.366667  -112.366667
Verbatim Coordinates: 30° 22' N 112° 22' W
Elevation: 518 meters
Verbatim Elevation: 1700ft
Habitat: Rocky canyon bottom near mine and steep, mostly limestone ridges above.
Associated Species: Dominants include: Cercidium microphyllum, Sapium, Encelia farinosa, Carnegiea, Fouquieria splendens, Croton sonorae, Opuntia bigelovii.
Description: A common prostrate annual on the floor of the canyon.
Reproductive Condition: Flowering
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Record Id: 4fda5c33-7908-48f5-8ce8-632f9b52baa5
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