Desert Botanical Garden Herbarium
Catalog #: DES00033480
Occurrence ID (GUID): 3ff9fe7c-94be-46c7-b5fc-1517410abfd7
Taxon: Matelea parvifolia (Torr.) Woods.
Identification Qualifier: aff.
Family: Asclepiadaceae
Collector: Wendy Hodgson   5223   
Date: 1988-11-05
Additional Collectors: Gary Nabhan, Donna House, Elaine Wilson
Locality: Mexico, Coahuila, Along Rio Grande, near Rooney's, river mileage 822.
29.091667  -103.066667
Verbatim Coordinates: 103d 4m N; 29d 5m 30s W
Elevation: 579 meters Verbatim Elevation: - 1900ft.
Habitat: N-facing slope above river, limestone hills.
Associated Species: Agave lechuguilla, Hechtia, Larrea, Opuntia aureispina, Fouquieria, Prosopis, Acacia rigidula, Guaiacum angustifolium
Description: Rare vine on Acacia rigidula
Reproductive Condition: fruit
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Record ID: 3ff9fe7c-94be-46c7-b5fc-1517410abfd7
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