Desert Botanical Garden Herbarium
Catalog #: DES00058981
Taxon: Grusonia emoryi (Engelm.) Pinkava
Family: Cactaceae
Determiner: Wendy C. Hodgson (2015-08-22)
ID References: FNA
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Collector: Wendy C. Hodgson   21299   
Date: 2006-08-12
Additional Collectors: Kathy and Al Parker
Locality: USA, Arizona, Graham County, Near Safford preColumbian farming grids, north of Gila River and northwest of Safford, foothills of Gila Mountains.
32.971683  -109.787433
Verbatim Coordinates: 32d 58.301m N; 109d 47.246m W
Elevation: 1040 meters (3411ft)
Habitat: Petracalcic soil, near preColumbian waffle gardens
Associated Species: Opuntia engelmannii, O. macrocentra, Krameria, Trianthema portulacastrum, Fouquieria splendens, Senna covesii, Cylindropuntia acanthocarpa, Ferocactus wislizeni, Prosopis velutina, Ambrosia eriocentra, Pectis papposa, Chamaesyce, Yucca elata, Erodium texanum, Lycium, Pleuraphisn jamesii, Grusonia kunzii, Cercidium floridum.
Description: Locally common, low, flowers light yellow, outer perianth light yellow tinged with rose, inner perianth light yellow, filaments cream-red, anthers light yellow, style green, stigma lobes cream-red, flower length 75 mm, width 55 mm.
Reproductive Condition: flower & stem
Occurrence Remarks: One color photograph.
Specimen Images
Record Id: 1bc1a15c-9b3d-4573-ba2c-301923f3f464
Occurrence ID (GUID): 1bc1a15c-9b3d-4573-ba2c-301923f3f464
For additional information on this occurrence, please contact: Andrew Salywon (
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