Arizona State University Vascular Plant Herbarium
Catalog #: ASU0029885
Occurrence ID (GUID): 9e79ad2d-0937-4067-840b-fa14de58fe3f
Secondary Catalog #: 206072
Taxon: Portulaca suffrutescens Engelm.
Family: Portulacaceae
Determiner: T. R. Van Devender (1993)
Collector: S. L. Friedman   204-93   
Date: 1993-07-21
Locality: Mexico, Sonora, Rio Mayo Region. Camahuiroa vicinity. 11.5 km west Diez de Abril on road to Tierra y Libertad, 1.8 km northon dirt road 7 km southeast (by air) Las Bocas, 11km west-northwest (by air) Melchor Ocampo. N29 37 150m E6 71 600m.
26.64444  -109.3917
Verbatim Coordinates: 26d 32m 40s N, 109d 16m 45s W
Elevation: 10 meters (33ft)
Habitat: Sinaloan Thornscrub. In packed sand.
Associated Species: Maytenus phyllandroides, Agave angustifolia, Stenocereus alamosanus, Cordia parvifolia, and Zizyphus amole.
Description: Rare annual; flowers purple.
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Record ID: 9e79ad2d-0937-4067-840b-fa14de58fe3f
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