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Arizona State University Vascular Plant Herbarium
Catalog #: ASU0083245
Occurrence ID (GUID): c7c37239-fa02-4197-ac3f-c47e01ebf62a
Secondary Catalog #: 291756
Taxon: Portulaca suffrutescens Engelm.
Family: Portulacaceae
Collector: Frankie S. Coburn   1103   
Date: 2012-08-22
Locality: United States, Arizona, Yavapai County, In unnamed side canyon to the Verde, ca. 0.25 mi east of Rio Verde Ranch, 8.1mi east of Paulden
34.896015  -112.331337
Verbatim Coordinates: 34d 53.761m N; 112d 19.88m
Elevation: 1270 meters
Verbatim Elevation: 4179
Habitat: East facing slope and red Tapeats Sandstone outcroppings in course sandy soil
Associated Species: Juniperus osteosperma, Juniperus monosperma, Purshia stansburiana, Sapindus saponaria, Nolina microcarpa, Forestiera pubescens, Prosopis velutina, Quercus turbinella, Morus microphylla, Rhus aromatica, Baccharis pteronioides, Artemisia ludoviciana, Dalea nana, Dalea formosa, Lotus utahensis, Gutierrezia sarothrae, Sida abutifolia, Eriogonum wrightii, Acourtia wrightii, Stephanomeria pauciflora, Evolvulus sericeus, Portulaca suffrutescens, Rhynchosia senna,Senna bauhinioides, Erigeron divergens, Phemeranthus aurantiacus, Hoffmannseggia drepanocarpa, Pseudognaphalium canescens, Polygala obscura, Hilaria mutica, Talinum parviflorum, Asclepias nyctaginifolia, Bouteloua hirsuta, Bouteloua curtipendula, Bouteloua eriopoda, Bouteloua gracilis, Bothriochloa barbinodis, Aristida purpurea, Opuntia phaeacantha, Muhlenbergia porteri, Echinocereus coccineus, Sporobolus cryptandrus, Sporobolus contractus, Evolvulus nuttallianus, Melampodium leucanthum, Hilaria belangeri, Muhlenbergia torreyi and Castilleja sp.
Description: Locally frequent, regionally occasional perennial herb with linear, terete, succulentish leaves; flowers peach-orange, showy, stigmas red, anthers yellow
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Record Id: c7c37239-fa02-4197-ac3f-c47e01ebf62a
For additional information on this specimen, please contact: Elizabeth Makings (Elizabeth.Makings@asu.edu)
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