Desert Botanical Garden Herbarium
Catalog #: DES00080055
Taxon: Agave schottii var. schottii
Family: Agavaceae
Collector: Wendy C. Hodgson   30502   
Date: 2015-07-09
Additional Collectors: Andrew Salywon
Locality: USA, Arizona, Santa Cruz County, Mustang Mountains, west flanks, just south of highway 82.
31.693017  -110.501133
Verbatim Coordinates: 31° 41.581' N 110° 30.068' W
Elevation: 1540 meters
Verbatim Elevation: 5051 ft
Habitat: Open overgrazed grassland.
Substrate: Cobbly.
Associated Species: Opuntia engelmannii, Opuntia phaeacantha, Nolina microcarpa, Fouquieria splendens, Juniperus, Cylindropuntia spinosior, Psoralea, Baccharis pteronoides.
Description: Large clone ca 22-24 feet across, all stalks bitten off, at least 10 this season, many last and previous years, flowers with ovary, neck chartreuse-green, tube yellow-chartreuse becoming yellow distally, tepals yellow, filaments light yellow, anthers yellow, style light yellow; measurements after Gentry (1982), in mm: tl=52, o=16x8, n=7, tu=25(h)x8.5(w) mm, outer tep=8.5(l)x4.5(w, base), 3(mid), inner tep=7.5x4(base), 4(mid), fil ins=17, fil=24, a=11, sty=39.
Reproductive Condition: Flowers.
Occurrence Remarks: Sheet 1 of 2. Photos.
Specimen Images
Record Id: f08112e3-76da-4ee0-b9c8-adbb60f8ca69
Occurrence ID (GUID): f08112e3-76da-4ee0-b9c8-adbb60f8ca69
For additional information on this occurrence, please contact: Andrew Salywon (
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