Desert Botanical Garden Herbarium
Catalog #: DES00078711
Occurrence ID (GUID): 173a0ec8-b10c-44fb-b6d5-b06f2db74a07
Taxon: Agave parryi var. parryi
Family: Agavaceae
Collector: Wendy C. Hodgson   30389   
Date: 2015-05-26
Additional Collectors: Andrew Salywon, Kathy Davis, Scott and Daniela Newth
Locality: USA, Arizona, Yavapai County, Coconino National Forest, just south of Robbers' Roost and east of Sycamore Pass, just north of Sycamore Pass Road.
34.916312  -111.96915  WGS 84
Verbatim Coordinates: 12S 411472E 3864191N
Elevation: 1487 meters
Verbatim Elevation: 4877 ft
Habitat: Open juniper woodland, south-facing slope on top of isolated butte.
Substrate: Supai Sandstone.
Associated Species: Juniperus, Echinocereus engelmannii ssp. engelmannii, Yucca baccata, Opuntia phaeacantha, Gutierrezia sarothrae, Hesperostipa, Purshia stansburiana, Agave spp.
Description: Very large, dense clone, adjacent to large multi-room ruin, pupping, flower stalk 13 ft tall, thick, inflorescence paniculate, dense, down 40% of stalk, with ca 20 lateral branches, ovary dark maroon-brown, neck, tube green flushed with dark green-brown, tepal lobes green-yellow, narrow part and keel red-brown-yellow, filaments yellow-green, anthers dark yellow, style yellow-green; measurements after Gentry (1982) in mm: tl=63, o=30x8, n=5, tu=10(h) x 16.5(w) mm, outer tep=17(l) x 5.5(base), 2(mid), inner tep=17 x 7(base), 2(mid), fil ins=8, 10, fil=43, a=10, sty=60, during anthesis.
Reproductive Condition: Flowers
Notes: Sheet 3 of 3. Photos.
Specimen Images
Record Id: 173a0ec8-b10c-44fb-b6d5-b06f2db74a07
For additional information on this specimen, please contact: Andrew Salywon (
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