Desert Botanical Garden Herbarium
Catalog #: DES00036422
Taxon: Agave mckelveyana Gentry
Family: Agavaceae
Collector: Wendy Hodgson   6708   
Date: 1992-05-26
Locality: USA, Arizona, Mohave County, 5.2 miles W of Chicken Springs Road (and Wikieup) along Alamo Lake Road (jct is 0.3 miles W of SR 93).
34.654167  -113.725
Verbatim Coordinates: 34d 39m 15s N; 113d 43m 30s W
Elevation: 1036 meters
Verbatim Elevation: 3400ft.
Habitat: Rocky steep slope
Associated Species: Upland Sonoran Desert, Cercidium microphyllum, Calliandra eriophylla, Opuntia acanthocarpa, Opuntia basilaris, Fouquieria splendens, Eriogonum fasciculatum, Encelia farinosa, Erigeron pulcherrimus, Canotia holacantha, Juniperus monosperma, Nolina bigelovii, Yucca baccata, Marina parryi
Description: Six flowering plants in clone of 20, 6 dead stalks, stalks 18 feet tall, 14 penduncles, these flowers 3rd and 4th up from base, no nectar (3 PM), flowers flaring, light yellow, measurements after Gentry (1982) in mm, during anthesis: tl = 31, o = 17 x 6, n = 2.5, fl ins = 2, tu = 2.15 x 10, tep = 11 x 3, 11 x 2.5, a = 9, sty = 38
Reproductive Condition: flowers, fruit & leaves
Occurrence Remarks: Color photographs
Specimen Images
Record Id: 925c8bbd-a325-4c6c-8348-b15a3e827b11
Occurrence ID (GUID): 925c8bbd-a325-4c6c-8348-b15a3e827b11
For additional information on this occurrence, please contact: Andrew Salywon (
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Desert Botanical Garden Herbarium (DES)
Wendy Hodgson 67081992-05-26
Catalog Number: DES00036422
GUID: 925c8bbd-a325-4c6c-8348-b15a3e827b11
Latest Identification: Agave mckelveyana

Arizona State University Vascular Plant Herbarium (ASU:Plants)
Wendy C. Hodgson 67081992-05-26
Catalog Number: ASU0085084
Latest Identification: Agave mckelveyana

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