Arizona State University Vascular Plant Herbarium
(ASU:Plants)
Catalog #: ASU0081033
Occurrence ID (GUID): c2e5a4fe-2201-4436-8951-249da8a65b74
Secondary Catalog #: 290955
Taxon: Phemeranthus aurantiacus (Engelm.) Kiger
Family: Portulacaceae
Collector: Frankie S. Coburn   942   
Date: 2012-08-07
Locality: United States, Arizona, Yavapai County, 0.25mi downstream from Bull Basin and 1.5 mi down from Rio Verde Ranch; ca. 8mi E of Paulden
34.880451  -112.31562
Verbatim Coordinates: 34d 52.827m N; 112d 18.937m
Elevation: 1210 meters Verbatim Elevation: 3959 ft.
Habitat: Floodplain in soft sand and cobble
Associated Species: Chilopsis linearis, Tamarix ramosissima, Mimosa biuncifera, Prosopis velutina, Fraxinus velutina, Brickellia floribunda, Eriogonum polycladon, Boerhavia coccinea, Melilotus alba, Heterotheca subaxillaris, Boerhavia erecta, Gutierrezia sarothrae, Portulaca oleracea, Physalis neomexicana, Phemeranthus parviflorus, Sporobolus cryptandrus, Convolvulus arvensis, Amaranthus palmeri, Bouteloua barbata, Eragrostis cilianensis, Salsola tragus, Gaura mollis, Mentzelia multiflora, Phyla cuneifolia, Datura wrightii, Proboscidea parviflora, Panicum hirticaule, Peritoma serrulata, Sporobolus contractus, Chamaesyce spp.
Description: Showy, orange flowered herb from a thick, woody tuber; plants erect-ascending; infrequent in riparian areas but occasional in uplands
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Record ID: c2e5a4fe-2201-4436-8951-249da8a65b74
For additional information on this specimen, please contact: Elizabeth Makings (Elizabeth.Makings@asu.edu)
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