ASU : Plants
Arizona State University Vascular Plant Herbarium
Catalog #: ASU0085088
Secondary Catalog #: 101136
Taxon: Agave deserti var. simplex (Gentry) W.C.Hodgs. & Reveal
Family: Asparagaceae
Determiner: Ron Parker (June 2015)
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Collector: M. Buehler   4011   
Date: 1978-07-12
Locality: USA, Arizona, Yavapai County, Arrastra Mountain, southeast 7.5' Quad., in immediate vicinity of Anderson Mine.
34.3104  -113.268 +-700m.
Verbatim Coordinates: TRS: T11N R10W S11 SW4
Elevation: 610 meters
Verbatim Elevation: 2000ft
Habitat: Mojave Desert Scrub. Limy marl soil.
Associated Species: Canotia, Nolina, Fouquieria and Yucca brev.
Description: Locally common.
Reproductive Condition: fruit
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Record Id: fc86ce22-a43a-4c10-a721-bf7e06a87233
Occurrence ID (GUID): fc86ce22-a43a-4c10-a721-bf7e06a87233
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GeeS posted 2015-06-25 23:47:04
All Agaves in the vicinity of Anderson Mine are A. deserti v. simplex, and not A. mckelveyana.

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