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Arizona State University Vascular Plant Herbarium
Catalog #: ASU0076419
Occurrence ID (GUID): 4e99a118-ae12-4d69-8477-c7c73fc8b2e5
Secondary Catalog #: 282674
Taxon: Echinocereus coccineus subsp. coccineus Engelm.
Family: Cactaceae
Collector: Marc A. Baker   13695.2   
Date: 2000-03-12
Additional Collectors: Michael Byrd
Locality: USA, ARIZONA, La Paz, Alamo Dam SE 7.5' USGS topographic quadrangle; Harcuvar Mountains, 20km north of Wenden, immediately above and to the south of Dripping Spring.
34.006  -113.508
Elevation: 1200 meters
Verbatim Elevation: 1200m (3950ft) elevation
Habitat: NE-facing hillside.
Associated Species: Achnatherum speciosum, Agave deserti, Canotia holacantha, Carnegiea gigantea, Cercocarpus montanus, Cylindropuntia acanthocarpa, C. ┬║deserta, Echinocereus engelmannii, Ephedra nevadensis, Ericameria laricifolia, Fouquieria splendens, Galium stellatum, Keckiella antirrhinoides, Krameria erecta, Lotus rigidus, Mammillaria grahamii, M. viridiflora, Opuntia chlorotica, Pleuraphis rigida, Quercus turbinella, Salazaria mexicana, Viguiera parishii, and Xylorhiza tortifolia.
Description: Frequent but not abundant (ca. 100 individuals seen) cespitose shrub to 3dm tall; spines gray to black, at least when young, and variable with respect to length; just now coming into bud (12 March); this particular individual with very long, dark spines; pollen-fertile; flowers (2) photographed and pressed 24 April 2004 from individual transplanted to Chino Valley, Arizona; n=22 from meiosis of microgametogenesis; young anthers magenta becoming pale yellow with age probably owing to the dehiscence of the anthers.
Notes: Cited in Baker et al. 2009. Haseltonia 15: p. Sheet 2 of 2.
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Record Id: 4e99a118-ae12-4d69-8477-c7c73fc8b2e5
For additional information on this specimen, please contact: Elizabeth Makings (Elizabeth.Makings@asu.edu)
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Current Record
Arizona State University Vascular Plant Herbarium (ASU:Plants)
Marc A. Baker 13695.22000-03-12
Catalog Number: ASU0076419
GUID: 4e99a118-ae12-4d69-8477-c7c73fc8b2e5
Latest Identification: Echinocereus coccineus subsp. coccineus


Arizona State University Vascular Plant Herbarium (ASU:Plants)
Marc A. Baker 13695.22000-03-12
Catalog Number: ASU0076418
Latest Identification: Echinocereus coccineus subsp. coccineus
Identified by: M.A. BakerNovember 2008

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