Desert Botanical Garden Herbarium
Catalog #: DES00087043
Occurrence ID (GUID): af9ee5ac-fd13-40a4-b977-2a1abc3580ad
Taxon: Chloracantha spinosa (Benth.) G.L. Nesom
Family: Asteraceae
Collector: Lucas C. Majure   6950   
Date: 2017-09-26
Additional Collectors: Lauren Marks, Veronica Nixon, Raul Puente, Joni Ward
Locality: United States, California, Imperial County, ca. 4 mi W of Felicity and 3 mi S of Ogilby from Hwy. 8 sand dunes off of Ogilby Rd.
32.75695  -114.83608
Elevation: 61 meters (200ft)
Habitat: Larrea shrubland in sand dunes
Associated Species: Ambrosia dumosa, Asclepias subulata, Chlorocantha spinosa, Eriogonum deserticola, Larrea tridentata, Pleuraphis rigida, Psorothamnus emoryi, Tidestroemia oblongifolia, Tiquilia plicata
Description: shrubs, large clumps to 1 m in diameter, with lots of butterflies around; ray flowers white, disc flowers yellow, scarce
Reproductive Condition: flowers
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Record ID: af9ee5ac-fd13-40a4-b977-2a1abc3580ad
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Desert Botanical Garden Herbarium (DES)
Lucas C. Majure 69502017-09-26
Catalog Number: DES00087043
GUID: af9ee5ac-fd13-40a4-b977-2a1abc3580ad
Latest Identification: Chloracantha spinosa (Benth.) G.L. Nesom

General Research Observations (SEINet)
Lucas C. Majure 69502017-09-26
Latest Identification: Chloracantha spinosa (Benth.) G.L. Nesom

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