General Research Observations
Occurrence ID (GUID): fe9346a1-5594-4c84-bba5-2d3e57ed6c90
Taxon: Dichelostemma capitatum (Benth.) Wood
Family: Liliaceae
Collector: Ries Lindley   130   
Date: 2013-03-17
Additional Collectors: Bill Binkert
Locality: United States, Arizona, Pima, Tortolita Mountain Park, NE end of Wild Burro Trail east of road
32.5091  -111.0381 +-30m.  WGS84
Elevation: meters
Verbatim Elevation: 3950
Habitat: Desert grassland
Substrate: Sandy loam from granitic rock, Slope 5-10%, Aspect southwest
Associated Species: Prosopis velutina, Opuntia engelmannii, Ferocactus wislizeni, Juniperus coahuilensis, Isocoma tenuisecta, Acacia greggii, Condalia warnockii, Quercus turbinella, Yucca baccata, Digitaria californica, Sporobolus wrightii, Bouteloua curtipendula, Ericameria laricifolia, Bahia absinthifolia, Lupinus sparsiflorus, Boraginaceae sp.
Description: Erect monocot with blue flowers, 40 cm, with bulb twice as long as wide.
Reproductive Condition: Flowering
Notes: Freqent locally
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Record Id: fe9346a1-5594-4c84-bba5-2d3e57ed6c90
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Current Record
General Research Observations (SEINet)
Ries Lindley 1302013-03-17
GUID: fe9346a1-5594-4c84-bba5-2d3e57ed6c90
Latest Identification: Dichelostemma capitatum

University of Arizona Herbarium (ARIZ)
Ries Lindley; Bill Binkert 1302013-03-17
Catalog Number: 415169
GUID: urn:uuid:ee0d824a-f82b-41d4-ae29-19bb02ec4b4d
Latest Identification: Dichelostemma capitatum

Desert Botanical Garden Herbarium (DES)
Ries Lindley 1302013-03-17
Catalog Number: DES00075242
Latest Identification: Dichelostemma capitatum

Arizona State University Vascular Plant Herbarium (ASU:Plants)
Ries Lindley 1302013-03-17
Catalog Number: ASU0080611
Latest Identification: Dichelostemma capitatum

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