Desert Botanical Garden Herbarium
Catalog #: DES00075340
Taxon: Parthenice mollis A. Gray
Family: Asteraceae
Determiner: R. S. Felger (2013-08-09)
Collector: Sue Rutman   20130808-4   
Date: 2013-08-08
Locality: USA, Arizona, Pima County, Organ Pipe Cactus National Monument. Estes Wash, between Ajo Mountains and Diablo Mts, about a half mile south of the Estes Canyon Picnic Area on the Ajo Mountain Drive..
32.01  -112.70896 +-20m.  WGS84
Elevation: 706 meters
Verbatim Elevation: 2315 ft
Habitat: Sonoran Desertscrub.
Substrate: Gravelly rocky bed of Estes Wash.
Associated Species: Prosopis velutina, Parkinsonia florida, Simmondsia chinensis, Lycium berlandieri, Ambrosia deltoidea, Encelia farinosa.
Description: Plant was about 2 meters tall. The stem diameter near the substrate surface was 15 cm. Plant was in flower.
Occurrence Remarks: Parthenice plants were scattered along the length of Estes Wash, from about 1/2 mile above the trailhead parking area and the collection site.
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Record Id: 2d8e7b5f-f5fb-40bb-b9a3-152016d64d4b
Occurrence ID (GUID): 2d8e7b5f-f5fb-40bb-b9a3-152016d64d4b
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