University of Arizona Herbarium
Catalog #: 436950
Taxon: Erysimum capitatum (Douglas ex Hook.) Greene
Family: Brassicaceae
Determiner: S. Hale (2018)
Collector: Stephen Hale; Maria, Gene, and Kayleen Hale   5466   
Date: 2017-05-03
Verbatim Date: 3 May 2017
Locality: United States, Arizona, Greenlee, SR 78, Coal Creek Campground, Big Lue Mountains, Apache National Forest.
33.103678  -109.061449
Elevation: 1734 meters
Verbatim Elevation: 5688 ft
Habitat: Mountainous pine/oak woodland.; Stony soil.
Associated Species: Juniperus deppeana, Juglans major, Cylindropuntia spinosior, Quercus emoryi
Occurrence Remarks: E. capitatum and E. asperum appear to be very similar. The former has yellow to coppery flowers, while the latter has yellow flowers, other characteristics seem to overlap considerably. Photos of the flowers, show that the petals of E. asperum tend to narrow slightly distally. These specimens have flowers and my photos show generally rounded petals.; 3-5 dm erect annual herb.
Specimen Images
Link to Source: ARIZ #436950
Record Id: 052ef084-7a5c-4589-ab38-c0829e74edbf
Occurrence ID (GUID): urn:uuid:20cb87d7-2d6b-452b-9630-48b2f6eba46e
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