University of Arizona Herbarium
Catalog #: 267488
Secondary Catalog #: ARIZ-BOT-0004824
Taxon: Yucca madrensis Gentry
Family: Asparagaceae
Determiner: W.C. Hodgson (1 March 1995)
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Type Status: Isotype
Collector: H. S. Gentry   21209   
Date: 1965-09-09
Verbatim Date: September,9,1965
Locality: Mexico, Sonora, Alamos, Sierra Charuco, along Sonora-Chihuahua border.
Elevation: 1371-1524 meters
Verbatim Elevation: 4500 - 5000 ft.
Habitat: Pine-oak forest.
Occurrence Remarks: Isotype fide Gentry 1972. USDA Agricultural handbook 399:159. (Holotype at US); mostly small plants with short trunks, rarely to 1.8m; tuberous roots, thin crown of light green, narrow, pliant lvs with serrulate margins. Inflo. 4-5dm tall, erect, flowering rarely. No fruits observed.
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Link to Source: ARIZ #267488
Record Id: be8ce1ff-5622-4815-aabc-29f43f3bd6cc
Occurrence ID (GUID): urn:uuid:5ccc42ab-20d5-479c-a447-fad8197441ed
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Current Record
University of Arizona Herbarium (ARIZ)
H. S. Gentry 212091965-09-09
Catalog Number: 267488
GUID: urn:uuid:5ccc42ab-20d5-479c-a447-fad8197441ed
Latest Identification: Yucca madrensis
Identified by: W.C. Hodgson1 March 1995

Desert Botanical Garden Herbarium (DES)
Howard Scott Gentry 212091965-09-09
Catalog Number: DES00026914
Latest Identification: Yucca madrensis

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