University of New Mexico Herbarium
(UNM:Vascular Plants)
Catalog #: UNM0003382
Occurrence ID (GUID): 6ea84a7b-585f-4212-9595-0454c3436ae6
Secondary Catalog #: 95363
Taxon: Asclepias engelmanniana Woods.
Family: Asclepiadaceae
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Collector: B. Jacobs   4252   
Date: 1988-07-01
Verbatim Date: 7/1/1988
Locality: United States, New Mexico, Sandoval, Cochiti Quad. White Rock Canyon, along Falls trail, vicinity mouth of Frijoles Canyon. In area previously inundated by Cochiti Lake.
35.75442525  -106.25674806 +-30m.  WGS84
Georeference Remarks: Type E: Direction from named place without distance. Point made at the mouth of Frijoles Canyon. The GNIS point for White Rock Canyon is 10 miles S of Frijoles Canyon IN Cochiti Lake (so ignored).
Elevation: 1664 meters Verbatim Elevation: 5460ft
Habitat: In various substrates (cracked mud, sand and silt).
Description: Spindly herb with milky latex to 4 ft. tall, flowers yellow-green, inflorescenses many, axillary.
Preparations: Sheets - 1
Notes: In various substrates (cracked mud, sand and silt). Spindly herb with milky latex to 4 ft. tall, flowers yellow-green, inflorescenses many, axillary. Engelmann's Milkweed.
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Record ID: 6ea84a7b-585f-4212-9595-0454c3436ae6
For additional information on this specimen, please contact: Timothy K. Lowrey (tlowrey@unm.edu)
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