University of New Mexico Herbarium
(UNM:Vascular Plants)
Catalog #: UNM0134532
Occurrence ID (GUID): f1de3e13-cd73-4ff8-8cff-3b5c594b89f4
Secondary Catalog #: 134532
Taxon: Machaeranthera canescens (Pursh) A. Gray
Family: Asteraceae
Determiner: S. Williams
Collector: D. Conocchioli   NM930N-94   
Date: 2012-09-10
Verbatim Date: 10-Sep-12
Additional Collectors: H. Grover
Locality: United States, New Mexico, Sandoval, From US-550 in Cuba travel west on NM-197 for 5.5 miles. Turn right over a cattle guard and travel north on a dirt road for 1.3 miles to the collection site.
35.99264  -107.04026  NAD83
Verbatim Coordinates: UTM Z13 E316087 N3985057
Elevation: 2174 meters Verbatim Elevation: 7134 ft.
Habitat: Sparsely wooded scrubland
Substrate: Sandy loam; SW aspect; Slope 7°
Associated Species: Pinus edulis, Salsola tragus, Bouteloua gracilis, Sporobolus cryptandrus, Artemisia tridentata, Senecio spartioides, Ericameria nauseosa, Cleome serrulata, Bromus tectorum, Sphaeralcea sp.
Description: Biennial or short-lived perennial herbs from a taproot. Ray flowers pink to purple or white, discs yellow. Pappus off-white.
Notes: Seeds of Success NM930N-94. BLM-FDO.
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Record ID: f1de3e13-cd73-4ff8-8cff-3b5c594b89f4
For additional information on this specimen, please contact: Timothy K. Lowrey (
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