Occurrence ID (GUID):
Acer glabrum Torr.
United States, Arizona, Pima, Unnamed canyon east of Italian Spring Trail, Rincon Mountains, Saguaro National Park
32.225274 -110.53228539 +-5m. NAD83
2440 meters (8003ft)
Sunny exposed drainage with Douglas fir and Gambel's oak dominating the banks
Bedrock and soil
Quercus gambelii, Pseudotsuga menziesii, Symphoricarpos oreophilus, Rubus neomexicanus, Maianthemum stellatum, Scrophularia parviflora, Lonicera arizonica, Galium aparine, Holodiscus dumosus
Much-branched from knotty base anchored in bedrock, smooth gray bark, partially shaded by Gambel's oak. One branch with pink discoloration on leaves.
Two more populations within 60 meters downstream, others evenly distributed further down. Unusually abundant for the Rincons.
Record ID: 86c88268-32df-4376-84a2-bb5055705ab9