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Arizona State University Vascular Plant Herbarium
Catalog #: ASU0079598
Occurrence ID (GUID): e4de40ae-295d-46b9-a803-761bf6f996a5
Secondary Catalog #: 290651
Taxon: Echinocereus coccineus subsp. paucispinus (Engelmann) W. Blum, Micheal Lange & Rutow
Family: Cactaceae
Determiner: M.A. Baker (November 2008)
Collector: Marc A. Baker   13077.1   
Date: 1998-08-08
Locality: USA, New Mexico, Eddy, T24S R24E S34 SW4, Carlsbad Caverns National Park, spur of Walnut Canyon, just north of Scenic Loop Drive, ca. 5km WSW of main cave
32.171448  -104.487005
Verbatim Coordinates: UTM 13S 548365E 3559555N NAD83
Elevation: 1370 meters
Verbatim Elevation: 4500ft.
Habitat: north-facing slope of weathered tan to gray limestone rock and gravel
Associated Species: Agave lechuguilla, Astrolepis sinuatus, Berberis trifoliolata, Dalea formosa, Dasylirion leiophyllum, Echinocereus dasyacanthus, Epithelantha micromeris, Eriogonum jamesii, Escobaria sneedii var. leei, E. strobiliformis, Evolvulus sericeus, Juniperus coahuilensis, Muhlenbergia, Nolina texana, and Yucca torreyi.
Description: Solitary to cespitose; stems green; Pistillate individual; flower bud collected 9 April 2007 from individual transplanted to Chino Valley, Arizona; n=22 during meiosis of microgametogenesis; flowers photographed and collected (2) 13 May 2007, two more flowers collected 20 May 2007; antrorse barbs on spines of pericarpel small but distinct; stems collected from garden material 10 February 2008.
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Record Id: e4de40ae-295d-46b9-a803-761bf6f996a5
For additional information on this specimen, please contact: Elizabeth Makings (Elizabeth.Makings@asu.edu)
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Current Record
Arizona State University Vascular Plant Herbarium (ASU:Plants)
Marc A. Baker 13077.11998-08-08
Catalog Number: ASU0079598
GUID: e4de40ae-295d-46b9-a803-761bf6f996a5
Latest Identification: Echinocereus coccineus subsp. paucispinus
Identified by: M.A. BakerNovember 2008


General Research Observations (SEINet)
Marc A. Baker 13077.11998-08-08
Latest Identification: Echinocereus coccineus subsp. paucispinus

Arizona State University Vascular Plant Herbarium (ASU:Plants)
Marc A. Baker 13077.11998-08-08
Catalog Number: ASU0079597
Latest Identification: Echinocereus coccineus subsp. paucispinus

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