Desert Botanical Garden Herbarium
(DES)
Catalog #: DES00064063
Occurrence ID (GUID): 6c272af9-ac87-48d2-baa0-735a9f009f80
Taxon: Echinocereus coccineus Engelm.
Family: Cactaceae
Collector: Wendy C. Hodgson   24605   
Date: 2010-03-19
Additional Collectors: Dawn Goldman, Roberta Motter, Daniela Roth, Nancy Riccio
Locality: USA, Arizona, Coconino County, Grand Canyon National Park, Royal Arch Canyon, at Royal Arch, 12 S 369404 E, 4005926 N, NAD 27.
36.189332  -112.452444
Verbatim Coordinates: UTM: 4005926 369404 12S
Elevation: 987 meters Verbatim Elevation: 3240ft.
Habitat: Riparian/limestone desert slope
Associated Species: Agave utahensis utahensis, Nolina cf. microcarpa, Gutierrezia sarothrae, Encelia farinosa, Aloysia wrightii, Acacia greggii, Echinocereus coccineus, Maurandella antirrhiniflora, Porophyllum gracile, Adenophylla porophylloides, Lorandersonia salicina, Cylindropuntia whipplei, Echinocactus xeranthemoides, Euphorbia aaron-rossii, Parthenium incanum, Ephedra, Sphaeralcea, Polygala alba, grasses, Artemisia ludoviciana.
Description: Flowers collected from plant in propagation at Desert Botanical Garden, flowers 41.5(l)x21.5(w) mm, 44x22 mm, nectar chamber 3.5 mm, 4.5 mm high, hypanthiuim green, scales red-maroon, outer tepals dark maroon-brown with red margins, inner tepals red-orange, filaments white, anthers light cream, tiny, style white, lobes lime-green, appearing functional; plant originally collected 29 October 2008, with Dawn Goldman, Roberta Motter, Daniela Roth, Nancy Riccio
Reproductive Condition: flowers
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Record ID: 6c272af9-ac87-48d2-baa0-735a9f009f80
For additional information on this specimen, please contact: Andrew Salywon (asalywon@dbg.org)
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