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Arizona State University Vascular Plant Herbarium
Catalog #: ASU0297091
Taxon: Pectis papposa Harvey & A. Gray
Family: Asteraceae
Collector: Fertig   31536   
Date: 2016-09-26
Locality: USA, Arizona, Mohave, Colorado Plateau, Grand Canyon Parashant National Monument, south side of County Road 101, upper Cottonwood Wash, NW of confluence with Cow Canyon, ca 1.5 miles NE of Brumley Well, ca 6.5 air miles E of NV state line, ca 12 miles SSE of Mesquite, NV. T37N R15W S8
36.625444  -113.92825  WGS84
Verbatim Coordinates: 36d 37' 31.6" N 113d 55' 41.7" W NAD83
Elevation: 1134 meters
Verbatim Elevation: 3720ft
Habitat: Sandy terrace bank of dry wash in Yucca brevifolia community.
Associated Species: Atriplex canescens, Sporobolus contractus, Artemisia filifolia, Sporobolus flexuosus, Bouteloua aristidoides, Bouteloua barbata, Machaeranthera canescens var. aristata, & Cylindropuntia acanthcarpa
Description: Pleasantly aromatic of cumin. Locally abundant- thousands of plants in wash and adjacent terraces.
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Record Id: 9dfe8a3b-f66d-453c-a365-79c0ea12cf8e
Occurrence ID (GUID): 9dfe8a3b-f66d-453c-a365-79c0ea12cf8e
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Current Record
Arizona State University Vascular Plant Herbarium (ASU:Plants)
Fertig 315362016-09-26
Catalog Number: ASU0297091
GUID: 9dfe8a3b-f66d-453c-a365-79c0ea12cf8e
Latest Identification: Pectis papposa

General Research Observations (SEINet)
Walter Fertig 315362016-09-26
Latest Identification: Pectis papposa

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