Desert Botanical Garden Herbarium
Catalog #: DES00080216
Occurrence ID (GUID): 7761a424-9825-4753-8273-33510d04dcac
Taxon: Echinocereus fendleri (Engelm.) Sencke ex J.N. Haage
Family: Cactaceae
Collector: Wendy C. Hodgson   29399   
Date: 2014-04-16
Additional Collectors: Ries Lindley
Locality: USA, Arizona, Pinal County, Tortolita Mountains, near Cochie Spring, upper Cochie Canyon.
32.523611  -111.07576
Verbatim Coordinates: 12S 492885E 3598479N
Elevation: 1114 meters Verbatim Elevation: 3655 ft
Habitat: Arizona Upland Sonoran Desert high scrub, northwest-facing rocky slope.
Substrate: Siliceous granite.
Associated Species: Acacia greggii, Ericameria laricifolia, Sphaeralcea ambigua, Lycium, Anisacanthus thurberi, Cercidium floridum, Opuntia engelmannii, Opuntia phaeacantha, Cylindropuntia versicolor, Ambrosia ambrosioides, Fouquieria splendens, Carnegiea gigantea, Acourtia wrightii, Prosopis velutina, Jatropha cardiophylla, Brickellia coulteri, Cirsium neomexicanum, Elymus elymoides.
Description: Rare, growing in shade of and under mesquite, flower 102(l) x 87(w) mm, outer perianth olive green with rose-olive green margins, inner tepals rose, filaments light cream-light chartreuse, slight rose flush basally, anthers light cream, style white, stigma lobes dark green.
Notes: Sheet 1 of 2. Photo.
Specimen Images
Record ID: 7761a424-9825-4753-8273-33510d04dcac
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