Arizona State University Vascular Plant Herbarium
(ASU:Plants)
Catalog #: ASU0075236
Occurrence ID (GUID): 322aadcc-4d2f-4df7-8a74-10f6e1519b04
Secondary Catalog #: 266486
Taxon: Psorothamnus fremontii (Torr. ex Gray) Barneby
Family: Fabaceae
Collector: Marc A. Baker   15912   
Date: 2005-05-04
Locality: USA, Nevada, Clark, upper bajada of the Las Vegas Range, 23km NE of Las Vegas
36.335  -114.99
Elevation: 805 meters Verbatim Elevation: 2650ft
Habitat: upper bajada
Associated Species: Larrea tridentata-Ambrosia dumosascrub with Amphipappus fremontii, Baccharis brachyphylla, Bebbia juncea, Chamaesyce polycarpa, Cylindropuntia echinocarpa, C. ramosissima, Delphinium parishii, Echinocereus engelmannii, Echinomastus johnsonii, Encelia farinosa, Ephedra nevadensis, Eriogonum fasciculatum, E. inflatum, Erioneuron pulchellum, Ferocactus acanthodes, Krameria erecta, Hymenodea salsola, Opuntia basilaris, Pleuraphis rigida, Sphaeralcea ambigua, Thymophylla pentachaeta,and Yucca schidigera annuals includedAtrichoseris platyphylla, Brornus madritensis, Chaenactis carphoclinia, Chorizanthe brevicornu, C. rigida, Cryptanthus nevadensis, Eriastrum diffusum, Eriogonum trichopes, Eriophyllum lanosum, Lepidiurn lasiocarpum, Oligomeris linifolia, Pectocarya platycarpa, Phacelia crenulata, Rafinesquia neomexicana, Schismus barbatus, Streptanthus longirostris, and Vulpia octoflora.
Description: Common intricately branched shrub to more than 1m tall and 2-3m broad young stems very pale gray, older mottled dark gray leaves green to gray-green flower dark purple-blue throughout.
Reproductive Condition: Flowers
Notes: Apex 7.5' USGS topographic quadrangle US 06 80 360mE 40 23 025mN (NAD83)
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Record Id: 322aadcc-4d2f-4df7-8a74-10f6e1519b04
For additional information on this specimen, please contact: Elizabeth Makings (Elizabeth.Makings@asu.edu)
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