ASU : Plants
Arizona State University Vascular Plant Herbarium
Catalog #: ASU0085082
Secondary Catalog #: 186801
Taxon: Agave mckelveyana Gentry
Family: Agavaceae
Collector: Wendy C. Hodgson   6750   
Date: 1992-05-28
Verbatim Date: date from dup at DBG
Additional Collectors: Mary Irish
Locality: USA, Arizona, Yavapai County, Ca. 8.4 miles north of highway 96 along Camp Wood Road, overlooking Boulder Creek.
34.6532  -113.107 +-700m.
Verbatim Coordinates: TRS: T15N R8W S28 NE4 SE4
Elevation: 1366 meters
Verbatim Elevation: 4480ft
Habitat: Rocky NW-facing slope.
Associated Species: Cercocarpus montanus, Sitanion, Ericameria, Opuntia phaeacantha var. major, Rhus ovata, Asclepias asperula, Nolina microcarpa, Quercus turbinella, Cirsium, Rhamnus crocea, Sphaeralcea, Gutierrezia sarothrae, Pinus edulis, Ceanothus greggii, Castilleja, Glandularia, Eriogonum wrightii, Euphorbia, Plantago, perennial Lotus, Opuntia chlorotica.
Description: 2 plants in cone, leaves dark green, stalk 12 feet, peduncles 16, 2/3 to 1/2 down stalk, flowers from 3rd and 4th, ovary thick, neck/tube becoming very restricted; measurements after Gentry (1982) , in mm, during anthesis: tl=40, 0=22x7, n=2.5, tu=(3-)4x9, fi ins=3, tep=12.5x 3, 11.75x2.25, a=ll, sty=25.
Occurrence Remarks: Sheet 1 of 2.
Specimen Images
Record Id: eb3b93d4-3d8f-4523-a718-6bdaa13a5cc2
Occurrence ID (GUID): eb3b93d4-3d8f-4523-a718-6bdaa13a5cc2
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Current Record
Arizona State University Vascular Plant Herbarium (ASU:Plants)
Wendy C. Hodgson 67501992-05-28
Catalog Number: ASU0085082
GUID: eb3b93d4-3d8f-4523-a718-6bdaa13a5cc2
Latest Identification: Agave mckelveyana

Desert Botanical Garden Herbarium (DES)
Wendy Hodgson 67501992-05-28
Catalog Number: DES00036499
Latest Identification: Agave mckelveyana

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