Desert Botanical Garden Herbarium
(DES)
Catalog #: DES00082631
Occurrence ID (GUID): f313e7b1-904e-40be-846a-d6ff6f4db4d3
Taxon: Agave palmeri Engelm.
Identification Qualifier: cf.
Family: Agavaceae
Collector: Wendy C. Hodgson   31139   
Date: 2017-01-08
Additional Collectors: Andrew Salywon, William Doelle, Andy Laurenzi, Jane and Steve Williams, Alex Arnold, Charles Collins
Locality: USA, Arizona, Pinal County, South of San Manuel, overlooking San Pedro River.
32.609638  -110.624462
Verbatim Coordinates: 12S 535235E 3608075N
Georeference Remarks: Exact locality not provided
Elevation: 914 meters Verbatim Elevation: 3000 ft
Habitat: Sonoran Desert scrub, flat terrace, with small rock piles.
Associated Species: Opuntia engelmannii, Opuntia phaeacantha, Ferocactus wislizeni, Larrea tridentata, Yucca arizonica, Cylindropuntia spinosior, Dasylirion wheeleri.
Description: Rare, two plants on top of broad flat terrace, leaves green, maroon at apices and down margins 3/4 of leaf, with many dead Agave cf. phillipsiana, flower stalk ca 6 m tall, 81 mm in diameter ca 1-3/4 m from ground, inflorescence narrowly paniculate, lateral branches 12+, short, ascending-perpendicular to flower stalk, down 48% of stalk.
Notes: Sheet 1 of 2. Photos.
Specimen Images
Record ID: f313e7b1-904e-40be-846a-d6ff6f4db4d3
For additional information on this specimen, please contact: Andrew Salywon (asalywon@dbg.org)
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