General Research Observations
Taxon: Medicago sativa L.
Family: Fabaceae
Collector: Sue Carnahan   3683   
Date: 2019-04-08
Additional Collectors: Curtis Smith
Locality: Mexico, Sonora, Guaymas, Mex Hwy 15, 2 km N of Son. Hwy 61 turnoff (La Bandera–El Sahuaral road), approx 47 km N of Guaymas.
28.33811  -111.04213  WGS84
Elevation: 103 meters
Verbatim Elevation: 339 ft
Habitat: Margin of highway; desertscrub.
Associated Species: Parkinsonia sp., Olneya tesota, Encelia farinosa, Cenchrus ciliaris, Helianthus annuus.
Description: Perennial (?) forb, much branched; leaves trifoliolate, leaflets toothed; flowers purple, in dense raceme. Occasional plants along highway margin from here north to Hermosillo.
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Record Id: e4205f08-75ff-46df-83d6-7fc5dfd8e375
Occurrence ID (GUID): e4205f08-75ff-46df-83d6-7fc5dfd8e375
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