Desert Botanical Garden Herbarium
Catalog #: DES00083073
Occurrence ID (GUID): 1a0fd132-0eca-4e94-8f1b-8ddc980a3389
Taxon: Echinocereus coccineus Engelm.
Family: Cactaceae
Collector: Wendy C. Hodgson   31278   
Date: 2017-03-30
Additional Collectors: Daniela and Scott Newth
Locality: USA, Arizona, Yavapai County, Horse Mesa, east of Oak Creek town.
34.785487  -111.695246
Verbatim Coordinates: 12S 436392E 3849475N
Elevation: 1562 meters Verbatim Elevation: 5126 ft
Habitat: Pinon-juniper open woodland, much litter, rocky/bouldery near archaeology site, south-facing cliff.
Substrate: Basalt.
Associated Species: Pinus edulis, Juniperus, Opuntia engelmannii, Agave cf. chrysantha, Gutierrezia sarothrae, Erigeron, Bothriochloa barbinodis, Dichelostemma pauciflorum.
Description: Rare, stems 11-12, flowers 62(l) x 54(w) mm, 67x50 mm, 61x46 mm, 66x54 mm; 65x45 mm (6 April 2017), rotate, inner tepal 21x9 mm, oblanceolate, nectar chamber 9(l) x 5(w) mm, outer tepals dark red-maroon broad midstripe, narrow margins red to red-maroon, inner tepals red to red-orange, yellow-red basally within, filaments light yellow to whitish-cream basal 1/3-2/3, rose to rose-red distal 2/3-1/3, anthers maroon-red/yellow, style white, stigma lobes lime-green.
Notes: Sheet 1 of 2.
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Record ID: 1a0fd132-0eca-4e94-8f1b-8ddc980a3389
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