Arizona State University Vascular Plant Herbarium
(ASU:Plants)
Catalog #: ASU0076399
Occurrence ID (GUID): 653e0bdc-d466-4b8f-aa26-d9d34f6a447b
Secondary Catalog #: 207732
Taxon: Echinocereus coccineus subsp. coccineus Engelm.
Family: Cactaceae
Determiner: M. Baker (February 2010)
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Collector: Wendy C. Hodgson   9879   
Date: 1996-05-12
Additional Collectors: Nancy Brian, et al.
Locality: USA, Arizona, Coconino, Grand Canyon National Park; Fishtail Mesa; near east edge of mesa
36.4466  -112.56
Verbatim Coordinates: DMS: 36d 26m 47.8s N; 112d 33m 36.1s W
Elevation: 1847 meters (6058ft)
Habitat: In open area along edge of rim
Associated Species: Coleogyne ramosissima, Fallugia paradoxa, Purshia mexicana, Lesquerella arizonica, Chaetopappa ericoides, Castilleja chromosa, Ephedra torreyana, Eriogonum ovalifolium, Erigeron pumilus, Cryptantha confertiflora, Euphorbia fendleri, Astragalus spp, Artemisia spp., Echinocereus triglochidiatus, Opuntia pinkavae. 0. pinkavae x 0. aurea, Shepherdia rotundifolia, Pinus edulis, Juniperus osteosperma.
Description: Common; multi-stemmed; flowers deep red, flower size 48x22, 42x30, 42x22mm; flowers off different plant next to it 50x27, 44x20, 48x22, 45x23, 44x22 (length and diameter); flowers noticeably smaller and campanulate on plants at this more eastern point when compared to the larger, more rotate flowers of plants toward center of mesa; determiner: approaches var. toroweapensis Fischer in flower size
Reproductive Condition: flowers
Notes: Slides
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Record Id: 653e0bdc-d466-4b8f-aa26-d9d34f6a447b
For additional information on this specimen, please contact: Elizabeth Makings (Elizabeth.Makings@asu.edu)
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Arizona State University Vascular Plant Herbarium (ASU:Plants)
Wendy C. Hodgson 98791996-05-12
Catalog Number: ASU0076399
GUID: 653e0bdc-d466-4b8f-aa26-d9d34f6a447b
Latest Identification: Echinocereus coccineus subsp. coccineus Engelm.
Identified by: M. BakerFebruary 2010


Deaver Herbarium (Northern Arizona University) (ASC)
W. Hodgson 98791996-05-12
Catalog Number: ASC00066347
Latest Identification: Echinocereus coccineus subsp. coccineus Engelmann

Desert Botanical Garden Herbarium (DES)
W. Hodgson 98791996-05-12
Catalog Number: DES00040562
Latest Identification: Echinocereus triglochidiatus var. melanacanthus (Engelm.) L. Benson

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