Cochise County Herbarium - Arizona State University
Catalog #: ASU0302994
Occurrence ID (GUID): cab6c35a-a06b-46ab-9a6a-03e7a28c25d2
Secondary Catalog #: 1341
Taxon: Matelea producta (Torr.) Woods.
Family: Asclepiadaceae
Determiner: M. Kamp
Collector: M. Kamp   686   
Date: 2005-10-23
Locality: USA, Arizona, Cochise, Mule Mountains, Bisbee, Warren, hills just south of residential area, north side of Black Knob Hill
31.41  -109.88
Elevation: meters Verbatim Elevation: ca. 4700-5000 ft
Habitat: desert scrub/grassland, north-facing hill, slope
Associated Species: Nolina microcarpa, Fouquieria splendens, Chamaesaracha, Gutierrezia sarothrae, Acacia constricta, Bouteloua curtipendula, Tridens muticus, Sanvitalia abertii
Description: Low, weakly twining, strong disagreeable smell, flowers lateral, appearing single, yellowish-green, pod 4 1/2 inches, torpedo-shaped with very slight angle, slight suggestion of warts
Notes: Single individual, flowers don't easily mature in spite of good rains, rarely fruits, grazed area, growing up through Beargrass
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Record ID: cab6c35a-a06b-46ab-9a6a-03e7a28c25d2
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