Desert Botanical Garden Herbarium
Catalog #: DES00044437
Taxon: Agave mckelveyana Gentry
Family: Agavaceae
Collector: Wendy Hodgson   11737   
Date: 1999-07-08
Additional Collectors: Amy Prince
Locality: USA, Arizona, Yavapai County, Black Mountains, just E of Santa Maria River and S of Hwy 90.
34.33865  -113.1972
Verbatim Coordinates: 34d 20.319m N; 113d 11.832m W
Elevation: 731 meters
Verbatim Elevation: 2400ft.
Habitat: West of and above N-facing major drainage/canyon, travertine seepy area, N-facing slope.
Associated Species: Tamarix, Centaurea, Mimulus cardinalis, Cercidium microphyllum, Acacia greggii
Description: Frequent leaf succulent, plants single, leaves gray-green, inflorescence paniculate, open, flowers with ovary, neck light chartreuse, tube, tepals light yellow, filaments light yellow, anthers yellow, style light yellow, tepals flaring, 16 mm across tips; meas. After Gentry (1982): during anthesis: tl = 36, n = 1, o = 20 x 4.5, fil ins = 3.25, tu = 3 x 10.5, tep = 13 x 4, 12.75 x 3.75, fil = 30, sty = 14, a = 12.
Reproductive Condition: flowers & leaves
Specimen Images
Record Id: 9fb93e66-6a9f-40c7-ab16-a159551df2ca
Occurrence ID (GUID): 9fb93e66-6a9f-40c7-ab16-a159551df2ca
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