University of Arizona Herbarium
Catalog #: 415819
Occurrence ID (GUID): urn:uuid:3ae00bed-7df9-45b7-a5d5-f2c01d703f91
Secondary Catalog #: ORPI 18231
Taxon: Atriplex polycarpa (Torr.) S. Wats.
Family: Amaranthaceae
Determiner: Sue Rutman (2013)
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Collector: Sue Rutman   20130921-15   
Date: 2013-09-21
Verbatim Date: 21 September 2013
Locality: United States, Arizona, Pima County, Organ Pipe Cactus National Monument. Small drainage with caliche base in the foothills of the Puerto Blanco Mountains, near the end of the 2-way section of the North Puerto Blanco Drive (about 5 miles from the Visitor Center).
31.99356  -112.84319 +-10m.  WGS84
Elevation: 584 meters Verbatim Elevation: 1916 ft
Habitat: Sonoran Desertscrub.
Associated Species: Olneya tesota, Acacia gregii, Larrea tridentata, Lycium parishii (in fl), Bahiopsis, Brickellia coulteri.
Description: Shrub about 1 m tall. Uncommon in the foothills but a dominant plant upstream on the steep tuff slopes of Pinkley Peak.
Notes: SEINet-Import
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Link to Source: 323123
Record ID: 955f9d5a-5858-4228-b59d-03e286063004
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