Arizona State University Vascular Plant Herbarium
Catalog #: ASU0076400
Occurrence ID (GUID): 8e42bfda-1ff2-465f-97b8-3a570baeaa15
Secondary Catalog #: 177099
Taxon: Echinocereus coccineus subsp. coccineus Engelm.
Family: Cactaceae
Collector: Bruce D. Parfitt   4258   
Date: 1990-04-21
Additional Collectors: Charlotte M. Christy
Locality: USA, Arizona, Mohave, BLM Road 5, 4.5 miles SSW of AZ hwy 389, SW of Colorado City.
36.925  -113.026 +-500m.
Verbatim Coordinates: TRS: T41N R7W sec 26 NE4 SE4
Elevation: 1500 meters Verbatim Elevation: 4700ft
Habitat: Sandstone ledges and sandy flats below.
Associated Species: Juniper and Pinyon.
Description: Flowers scarlet, sexually dimorphic in population. Pet. apex red, base orange to pale yellow; Fil. apex magenta, base white; Sty. geenish white; One flower open from late afternoon on 28 April through the night of 1 May.
Notes: Cited in baker et al. 2009. Haseltonia 15: p. 16. Flower data collected by Bruce Parfitt. Flowering dates 25-28 April, 2 May. Chromosome number, n=22 (tetraploid), determined from microsporocyte meiosis in this individual.
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Record ID: 8e42bfda-1ff2-465f-97b8-3a570baeaa15
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