Desert Botanical Garden Herbarium
Catalog #: DES00068319
Occurrence ID (GUID): eadd89ec-7ce5-40cb-a478-a99a87acada7
Taxon: Cryptantha pterocarya (Torr.) Greene
Family: Boraginaceae
Collector: Andrew C. Sanders   36720   
Date: 2009-03-30
Verbatim Date: 30 Mar 2009
Additional Collectors: Jim André, A. Howald
Locality: USA, California, San Bernardino County, Mojave Desert; Pisgah, south of the Cady Mountains, around Pisgah electrical substation (Hector 7.5" Q.)
34.7828  -116.384 +-1000m.
Elevation: 633 meters
Verbatim Elevation: 2075ft
Habitat: Lower alluvial slopes, sandy with patches of desert pavement exposed (blow sand mantle on stony slope); creosote bush scrub.
Associated Species: Larrea and Ambrosia dum.
Description: Uncommon annual in sand; fls. white.
Reproductive Condition: Flowering & Fruiting
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Record Id: eadd89ec-7ce5-40cb-a478-a99a87acada7
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Current Record
Desert Botanical Garden Herbarium (DES)
Andrew C. Sanders 367202009-03-30
Catalog Number: DES00068319
GUID: eadd89ec-7ce5-40cb-a478-a99a87acada7
Latest Identification: Cryptantha pterocarya

University of California, Riverside Plant Herbarium (UCR)
A.C. Sanders 367202009-03-30
Catalog Number: UCR-210853
Latest Identification: Cryptantha pterocarya var. pterocarya
Identified by: Makenzie Mabry & Lee SimpsonFeb 2014

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