Desert Botanical Garden Herbarium
Catalog #: DES00068570
Occurrence ID (GUID): d368e496-0518-4df5-b394-2add4354647a
Taxon: Larrea tridentata (DC.) Cov.
Family: Zygophyllaceae
Collector: Andrew C. Sanders   36340   
Date: 2009-03-12
Additional Collectors: Jim André
Locality: USA, California, San Bernardino, Mojave Desert; Cadiz Valley, 3.3 miles NE of Saltus, 5 miles WSW of Chambless, c. 0.5 mi. south of National Trails Hwy. (old Rte 66) on dirt road (gasline rte?) c. 0.16 mi. east of Bolo Rd. (Amboy 7.5' Q).
34.5534  -115.634
Verbatim Coordinates: 34 33.203 N 115 38.045 W TRS:
Elevation: 267 meters Verbatim Elevation: 875 - ft.
Habitat: Alluvial slope, desert pavement cut by washes, sandy and gravelly with cobbles; sparse creosote bush scrub. Pavement ± barren, but annuals fairly common along washes.
Associated Species: Larrea, Ambrosia dum., and a moderate number of annuals.
Description: Abundant 1-1.5 m shrub, all over alluvial slope; fls. yellow. Common for miles in every direction.
Reproductive Condition: Flowering
Notes: Data Sheet says lat/long +/- 1000m.
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Record ID: d368e496-0518-4df5-b394-2add4354647a
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Current Record
Desert Botanical Garden Herbarium (DES)
Andrew C. Sanders 363402009-03-12
Catalog Number: DES00068570
GUID: d368e496-0518-4df5-b394-2add4354647a
Latest Identification: Larrea tridentata (DC.) Cov.

University of California, Riverside Plant Herbarium (UCR)
A.C. Sanders 363402009-03-12
GUID: UCR-BPS-203917
Latest Identification: Larrea tridentata (DC.) Coville

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