Desert Botanical Garden Herbarium
Catalog #: DES00079468
Occurrence ID (GUID): 1f455393-12d8-4d8d-a605-c9f317dfbfb5
Taxon: Bahiopsis parishii (Greene) E.E. Schilling & Panero
Family: Asteraceae
Determiner: Naomi Fraga
Collector: Deidre Conocchioli   129   
Date: 2013-11-06
Additional Collectors: Naomi Fraga
Locality: USA, California, San Bernardino County, Mojave Desert; West Mojave Desert region: S. Ruby Canyon in Bighorn Mtn. Wilderness area. From intersection of CA-HW 247 and CA-HW 62, head north on 247 for 11.3 miles. Turn left (W) on New Dixie Mine Rd and travel 0.5 miles. Continue on BLM Rd 2330 for 7.4 miles. Turn right on BLM Rd 2325 and travel 0.5 miles. Hike NNW along road taking first right, then another fork right, then a third fork right to get to the hills adjacent to the canyon. Total hiking time to site was about 40 minutes at a moderate pace.
34.290583  -116.568556
Verbatim Coordinates: 34° 17' 26.1" N 116° 34' 06.8" W; TRS: T2N R4E sec 4
Elevation: 1403 meters Verbatim Elevation: 4603ft.
Habitat: Pinyon-Joshua tree canyon rim. SoilL sandy w/clay & silt, dark reddish brown. Slope 7-15, SE.
Associated Species: Pinus monophylla, Yucca brevifolia, Quercus cornelius-mulleri, Ambrosia salsola, Salazaria mexicana, Psorothamnus arborescens, Coleogyne ramosissima, Eriogonum fasciculatum, Amaranthus fimbriatus, Encelia actoni, Ephedra sp., Eriastrum sp., Chaenactis sp.
Description: Pop.: 400+. Height: 1-3.5'. Ray flowers yellow.
Reproductive Condition: flowers
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Record ID: 1f455393-12d8-4d8d-a605-c9f317dfbfb5
For additional information on this specimen, please contact: Andrew Salywon (
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