Arizona State University Vascular Plant Herbarium
(ASU:Plants)
Catalog #: ASU0000332
Occurrence ID (GUID): 544734cc-a52d-4a5d-855f-13c8b1bd729e
Secondary Catalog #: 87461
Taxon: Amaranthus torreyi (Gray) Benth. ex S. Wats.
Family: Amaranthaceae
Determiner: J. S. Henrickson (1976)
Collector: Tom Wendt   1861   
Date: 1976-10-02
Additional Collectors: Emily J. Lott, Mike Mispagel
Locality: Mexico, Coahuila, Sierra de la Madera. Mpios. de Cuatro Ciénegas y Ocampo. Loma Prieta, a small volcanic hill in northern bajada area of range, ca. 1.5 road miles SW of Ocampo-Cuatro Ciénegas highway (B2) along Dolores-Rancho Cerro de la Madera road.
27.163889  -102.275
Verbatim Coordinates: 27° 9' 50'' N 102° 16' 30'' W
Elevation: 1000 meters (3280ft)
Habitat: Rocky igneous slopes with desert scrub. Surrounding igneous/limestone mixed fine alluvium.
Associated Species: Larrea, Fouquieria, Parthenium incanum, Opuntia rufida, Jatropha, Brickellia, Abutilon, Celtis pallida, Sericodes, Cissus, Buddleja, Sericodes, Parthenium incanum, Flourensia cernua, Lycium berlandieri
Description: Abundant annual, upright, near top.
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Record ID: 544734cc-a52d-4a5d-855f-13c8b1bd729e
For additional information on this specimen, please contact: Elizabeth Makings (Elizabeth.Makings@asu.edu)
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