University of New Mexico Herbarium
(UNM:Vascular Plants)
Catalog #: UNM0040768
Occurrence ID (GUID): 4245f7fb-bdff-4dbb-af9f-8366bb04d792
Secondary Catalog #: 75618
Taxon: Astragalus eremiticus Sheldon
Family: Fabaceae
Show Determination History
Collector: R. Spellenberg   
Additional Collectors: N. Zucker; J. Zimmerman
Locality: United States, New Mexico, Hidalgo, locality details protected: typically done to protect locations of rare or threatened species
Description: Plants bushy-clumped, from a stout taproot, to ca. 12 stems; foliage glaucous bluish-green, smooth and soft; pods anthocyanic; corolla red-violet, the wings and keel white-tipped, the oeil paler with maroon veins.
Preparations: Sheets - 1
Notes: On rhyolitic ash flow tuff and latite parphyry. On ca. 15¦ N. slope in draw near bottom, gravelly soil, with tobosa at ca. 40% cover. With Gutierrezia sarothrae, Alloysia, Prosopis, Rhus microphylla, Condalia warnockii, Plantago patagonica, Juniperus ery
Record ID: 4245f7fb-bdff-4dbb-af9f-8366bb04d792
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Current Record
University of New Mexico Herbarium (UNM:Vascular Plants)
R. Spellenberg 84011986-04-06
Catalog Number: UNM0040768
GUID: 4245f7fb-bdff-4dbb-af9f-8366bb04d792
Latest Identification: Astragalus eremiticus Sheldon

Arizona State University Vascular Plant Herbarium (ASU:Plants)
R. Spellenberg 84011986-04-06
Latest Identification: Astragalus eremiticus Sheldon

University of Texas at El Paso Biodiversity Collections Herbarium (UTEP:Herb)
Collector(s): Richard Spellenberg 84011986-04-06
Catalog Number: UTEP:Herb:32530
Latest Identification: Astragalus eremiticus Sheldon
Identified by: Richard Spellenberg

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