University of Arizona Herbarium
Catalog #: 430614
Occurrence ID (GUID): urn:uuid:2920b043-a86c-441e-bafd-b6b347f46f1d
Taxon: Chloracantha spinosa (Benth.) G.L. Nesom
Family: Asteraceae
Determiner: Julia Fonseca
Collector: Julia Fonseca   2016-694   
Date: 2016-08-06
Verbatim Date: 06 August 2016
Additional Collectors: Dana Backer
Locality: United States, Arizona, Pima, Cienega Creek Natural Preserve, main channel near Cienega Creek, TEP line vicinity
32.03423  -110.67431 +-8m.
Georeference Remarks: Garmin
Elevation: 979 meters Verbatim Elevation: 3213 feet
Habitat: Sunny, edge of terrace where mesquite bosque used to be
Substrate: Thick layer of ground bark from former mesquite bosque over alluvium
Associated Species: Graythorn, small mesquite sapling or resprouted tree
Description: Extensive stand lining margin of terrace with floodplain
Notes: Plants present before the bosque was ground down by TEP
Specimen Images
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Record ID: d57f5e37-5368-46e7-83e9-e6fbdced9e31
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