Illinois Natural History Survey
Secondary Catalog #: 211317
Taxon: Prosopis glandulosa var. torreyana (L.Benson) M.C.Johnst.
Family: Fabaceae
Taxon Remarks: Det.: S. R. Hill, (ILLS) 2001
Collector: Steven R. Hill; Kate Kramer   33481   
Date: 2001-04-27
Locality: United States, California, Imperial, California Route 86/78, west side of road, near Kane Spring, 0.6 mile southeast of U.S. Border Patrol Station at San Felipe Wash bridge. About 3.3 miles southwest of the Salton Sea margin. Elevation about -170 feet.
Habitat: Dry, disturbed sandy gravel.; Sonoran desert, open, sparsely vegetated flats [creosotebush scrub] dominated by Prosopis glandulosa, Larrea tridentata, Ambrosia dumosa, Atriplex.; Flowers yellow, clusters pendulous; common shrub about 1 meter tall in circular colonies on raised sand mounds in wash. Fruits green, immature.
Record ID: 778a7353-cc92-4c46-b05c-7a9a969cd6e3
For additional information on this specimen, please contact: Andrew Miller, Ph.D., Mycologist and Director (
See an error? Login to edit data
Current Record
Illinois Natural History Survey (ILLS)
Steven R. Hill; Kate Kramer 334812001-04-27
Latest Identification: Prosopis glandulosa var. torreyana (L.Benson) M.C.Johnst.

University of California, Riverside Plant Herbarium (UCR)
Steven R. Hill 334812001-04-27
GUID: UCR-BPS-123888
Latest Identification: Prosopis glandulosa var. torreyana (L.D. Benson) M.C. Johnst.

No comments have been submitted
New Comment
Login to leave a comment.