Arizona Western College Herbarium
Catalog #: AWC00001470
Occurrence ID (GUID): cc216db0-66a6-467c-a061-bb2882c58eca
Taxon: Gilia stellata Heller
Family: Polemoniaceae
Collector: A.C. Sanders   42328   
Date: 2016-03-17
Additional Collectors: Jim Malusa
Locality: United States, California, Imperial, Chocolate Mountains Aerial Gunnery Range, along old Niland-Blythe Rd. at west side of Surveyors Pass
33.4076  -115.29172 +-100m.
Verbatim Coordinates: 33° 24.456m N; 115° 17.503m W
Location Remarks: Augustine Pass 7.5’ Q.
Elevation: 663 meters Verbatim Elevation: 2175ft.
Habitat: Hills of older quaternary alluvium, apparently wash carried, rounded stones, gravel and sand, bedded with alternating layers of coarse and fine material; at point where an arroyo is blocked by roadbed, seasonally ponded site; silty clay on bed of former pool; assoc. with Larrea, Ambrosia dum., Yucca sch., Fouquieria, Asclepias sub., Encelia far., Psorothamnus sch., Krameria ere., Bebbia j., Baccharis brac., Adenophyllum por., Simmondsia, Cylindropuntia munzii, C. bigel., Echonocactus pol., Senegalia, Sphaeralcea amb., and many herbs -- Euphorbia eriantha, E. polyc., Phalaris, Muhlenbergia micro., Erodium cic., Schismus ar., Lepidium lasio., Plantago ov., Pectocarya, Eriastrum ere., Lotus strig., etc.
Description: Uncommon annual on moist bed of former pool; fls. with yellow lower throat, wwite upper throat (with dark marks) & lavender/pink limb.
Reproductive Condition: Flowering & Fruiting
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Record ID: cc216db0-66a6-467c-a061-bb2882c58eca
For additional information on this specimen, please contact: Dr. Joann M Chang, Science Division Chair (
Current Record
Arizona Western College Herbarium (AWC)
A.C. Sanders 423282016-03-17
Catalog Number: AWC00001470
GUID: cc216db0-66a6-467c-a061-bb2882c58eca
Latest Identification: Gilia stellata Heller

University of California, Riverside Plant Herbarium (UCR)
A.C. Sanders 423282016-03-17
GUID: UCR-BPS-269689
Latest Identification: Gilia stellata A. Heller

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