Garrett Herbarium, Natural History Museum of Utah
Catalog #: UT0000848
Occurrence ID (GUID): 78b57f96-8fbc-4132-b81a-621d8e59224b
Taxon: Atriplex lentiformis (Torr.) S. Wats.
Family: Amaranthaceae
Determiner: R. Spjut
Collector: Richard Spjut   16176B   
Date: 2007-10-25
Locality: USA, Arizona, La Paz, Arizona--Colorado Desert. La Paz County, Colorado River; Along Hwy 95 just NE of Parker
34.164596  -114.262017 +-14542m.  WGS84
Habitat: Mixed sand and gravel along alkaline flats with Tamarix.
Associated Species: Tamarix
Description: Large shrub lacking a well defined basal stem but with a number of long flexible stems developing in various directions, the stems with frequent shorter divaricate branches; the younger branches leafy and with terminal globular spikes of truits. Forming tangled thickets along the river area.
Notes: Voucher in survey of biodiversity plant samples for the National Cancer Institute, World Botanical Associates, Bakersfield, CA 93380-114. No samples collected
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Rights Holder: Natural History Museum of Utah
Record ID: 78b57f96-8fbc-4132-b81a-621d8e59224b
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