Desert Botanical Garden Herbarium
Catalog #: DES00032963
Occurrence ID (GUID): 3e4d1732-8cff-4245-9fae-6e682e994fdd
Taxon: Dasylirion wheeleri S. Wats.
Identification Qualifier: David J. Bogler
Family: Asparagaceae
Collector: W. Hodgson   4998   
Date: 1988-05-21
Additional Collectors: D. House, P. Comus, M. Slater, C. Mazier, R. DeLamater, W. Hodgson
Locality: Mexico, Sonora, North end of Sierra de la Viejo, 2 miles south of Rancho Las Maravillas, S of Caborea.
30.402113  -112.373558 +-5000m.
Elevation: 800 meters (2624ft)
Habitat: S-facing limestone steep-angled crest.
Associated Species: Wtih Agave zebra, Fouquieria splendens, Jatropha cuneata, huge Bursera microphylla, Sapium, Opuntia bigelovii, Notholaena cochisensis, Encelia, Acacia greggii, Selaginella.
Description: Occasional here, more on N-facing slope; habit strict, leaves yellow-green, only one in area with fruits still on inflow.
Reproductive Condition: fruit
Notes: photos
Specimen Images
Record ID: 3e4d1732-8cff-4245-9fae-6e682e994fdd
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Desert Botanical Garden Herbarium (DES)
W. Hodgson 49981988-05-21
Catalog Number: DES00032963
GUID: 3e4d1732-8cff-4245-9fae-6e682e994fdd
Latest Identification: Dasylirion wheeleri S. Wats.

University of California, Riverside Plant Herbarium (UCR)
D. House 49981988-05-21
Latest Identification: Dasylirion Zucc.

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