DES
Desert Botanical Garden Herbarium
Catalog #: DES00040607
Taxon: Oenothera caespitosa var. crinita (Rydb.) Munz
Family: Onagraceae
Collector: Wendy Hodgson   9862   
Date: 1996-05-11
Additional Collectors: Nancy Brian, et al
Locality: USA, Arizona, Coconino, Grand Canyon National Park, Fishtail Mesa, on south end of mesa, south of lat/long.
36.4415  -112.569472
Verbatim Coordinates: 36° 26' 29.4'' N 112° 34' 10.1'' W
Elevation: 1860 meters (6101ft)
Habitat: At mesa edge.
Substrate: In Moenkopi substrate in open.
Associated Species: Mirabilis multiflora, Phacelia constancei, Perezia, Oenothera caespitosa crinita, Coleogyne ramosissima, Fallugia paradoxa, Purshia mexicana, Lesquerella arizonica, Chaetopappa ericoides, Castilleja chromosa, Ephedra torreyana, Sphaeralcea grossulariaefolia, Eriogonum ovalifolium, Erigeron pumilus, Cryptantha confertiflora, Euphorbia fendleri, Astragalus spp., Artemisia spp., Echinocereus triglochidiatus, Echinocereus engelmannii, Opuntia pinkavae x O. aurea, Shepherdia rotundifolia, Echinocactus polycephalus, Pinus edulis, Juniperus osteosperma, Eriogonum inflatum, Stanleya pinnata, Perezia, Perityle congesta
Description: Local only, otherwise rare herbaceous perennial, mat-forming, densely branched, herbage and leaves very soft-tomentose, flowers creamish-white, flushed with pink on outside at base, wilted in late morning (10:30am).
Reproductive Condition: flowers
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Record Id: 1410b055-f2af-4cb4-bb75-60a312e66d03
Occurrence ID (GUID): 1410b055-f2af-4cb4-bb75-60a312e66d03
For additional information on this occurrence, please contact: Andrew Salywon (asalywon@dbg.org)
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