Desert Botanical Garden Herbarium
Catalog #: DES00064483
Taxon: Agave scabra subsp. potosiensis H.S.Gentry
Family: Agavaceae
Collector: Gentry   20176   
Date: 1963-07-16
Additional Collectors: Barclay & Arguelles
Locality: Mexico, San Luis Potosi, 35 miles E of San Luis Potosi along road to Rio Verde.
22.072481  -100.521271 +-8094m.  WGS84
Elevation: 1676-2072 meters
Verbatim Elevation: 5500 - 6800ft.
Habitat: Montane pine & oak forests on limestone mountain
Associated Species: pine and oak
Description: Glaucous gray, med-sized, few-lved., suckering rosettes in scaattered seeding population; panicles small to large, 4-7 m tall with 10-20 laterals; some buds pink; tepals & anthers yellow; ovaries green.
Reproductive Condition: flowers & leaf
Occurrence Remarks: Sheet 2?
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Record Id: 56b68f93-0d79-4020-8b7f-145dd48ea1da
Occurrence ID (GUID): 56b68f93-0d79-4020-8b7f-145dd48ea1da
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Desert Botanical Garden Herbarium (DES)
Gentry 201761963-07-16
Catalog Number: DES00064483
GUID: 56b68f93-0d79-4020-8b7f-145dd48ea1da
Latest Identification: Agave scabra subsp. potosiensis

Desert Botanical Garden Herbarium (DES)
Howard S. Gentry 201761963-07-16
Catalog Number: DES00026855
Latest Identification: Agave scabra

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