ASU : Plants
Arizona State University Vascular Plant Herbarium
Catalog #: ASU0078743
Secondary Catalog #: 289652
Taxon: Echinocereus arizonicus subsp. nigrihorridispinus W.Blum & Rutow
Family: Cactaceae
Collector: Marc A. Baker   17569.5   
Date: 2012-05-31
Additional Collectors: Michelle Cloud-Hughes
Locality: USA, Arizona, Cochise, Peloncillo Mountains, along Cottonwood Creek, 700m WSW of Miller Spring, 1.1km south of the summit of Outlaw Mountain, 45km ENE of Douglas.
31.4879  -109.076996
Verbatim Coordinates: UTM 12S 682656E 3485277N NAD83
Elevation: 1490 meters
Verbatim Elevation: 4885ft
Habitat: Sparse scrub; primarily in rock crevices
Associated Species: Agave palmeri, Arctostaphylos pungens, Brickellia baccharidea, Cylindropuntia spinosior, Dasylirion wheeleri, Ericameria laricifolia, Fouquieria splendens, Juniperus coahuilensis, Muhlenbergia emersleyi, Nolina microcarpa, Notholaena cochisensis, Opuntia chlorotica, 0puntia phaeacantha, Pinus cembroides, Quercus grisea, Rhus virens, and Yucca madrensis
Description: At least 20 individuals locally on all slope aspects, primarily in rock crevices; bud collected during late meiosis of microgametogenesis 22 April 2013 at 14:00 hours from this individual, which was transplanted to outside garden, Chino Valley, Arizona; n=11; early ?ower bud photographed 24 April 2013; ?ower collected and photographed 11 May 2013; one stem collected and pressed 4 June 2013.
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Record Id: f05c6fec-48ad-4931-9095-840ce79d986e
Occurrence ID (GUID): f05c6fec-48ad-4931-9095-840ce79d986e
For additional information on this occurrence, please contact: Elizabeth Makings (
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