DES
Desert Botanical Garden Herbarium
Catalog #: DES00077029
Occurrence ID (GUID): 5069d81f-f53b-477c-b1fa-5851a5c7b1cf
Taxon: Agave deserti var. deserti Engelm.
Family: Agavaceae
Collector: Wendy C. Hodgson   28527   
Date: 2013-06-14
Additional Collectors: Andrew Salywon, Liz Slauson, Brandi Eide
Locality: USA, California, Riverside, Santa Rosa Mountains, off of highway 74 south of Palm Desert.
33.582845  -116.455609
Verbatim Coordinates: 11S 550518E 3716037N
Elevation: 1234 meters
Verbatim Elevation: 4049 ft
Habitat: Pinon - Juniper - Yucca schidigera - oak woodland
Substrate: Gravelly flats
Associated Species: Quercus sp., Agave deserti deserti, Pinus quadrifolius, Yucca schidigera, Rhus ovata, Bernardia incana, Hesperoyucca whipplei, Opuntia phaeacantha, O. polyacantha, O. littoralis(?), Echinocereus engelmannii, Eriogonum fasciculatum foliolisum, Ericameria sp., Thamnosma montana, Nolina parryi.
Description: Common, suckering with several plants growing amongst Nolina, leaves glaucous-gray-green, thick at base, fresh flowers with ovary, neck, tube light chartreuse-light yellow, tepal lobes light yellow with outer lobes darker at tips, filaments, style light yellow-light chartreuse, anthers yellow, measurements after Gentry (1982) in mm: pedicel=3, tl=47, o=21x6.5, n=2.75, tu=5.5(h)x13(w), outer tepal lobes 17x7, inner tepal lobes 18x7, ascending-splaying, fil ins=5.5, fil=41, a=16, pre-dehiscent, style=39.5.
Notes: Sheet 1 of 3. Photos only.
Specimen Images
Record Id: 5069d81f-f53b-477c-b1fa-5851a5c7b1cf
For additional information on this specimen, please contact: Andrew Salywon (asalywon@dbg.org)
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