ASU : Plants
Arizona State University Vascular Plant Herbarium
Catalog #: ASU0020294
Occurrence ID (GUID): 2cbcb609-ba05-4c27-b437-4282b128411d
Secondary Catalog #: 267876
Taxon: Cercidium microphyllum (Torr.) Rose & I.M. Johnston
Family: Fabaceae
Collector: Marc A. Baker   15285   
Date: 2003-04-12
Locality: USA, Arizona, Maricopa, Maricopa County; Black Gap 7.5` USGS topographic quadrangle; 12S 03 26 900mE 36 27 890mN [WGS 84]; Sauceda Mountains; 2km SW of the White Hills; 2.8kmk NW of Black Gap; 22km SW of Gila Bend
32.7767  -112.847
Elevation: 294 meters
Verbatim Elevation: 965ft
Habitat: Lower bajada of silt and gravel; Larrea tridentata scrub
Associated Species: Larrea tridentata scrub with Ambrosia deltoidea, Carnegiea gigantea, Cylindropuntia acanthocarpa, Echinocereus engelmannii, Encelia farinosa, Ferocactus covillei, Krameria grayi, Olneya tesota, Pleuraphis rigida, and Sphaeralcea emoryi.
Description: Common and abundant shrub or tree to 5m tall; young branches yellow-green; upper petal white, lower four petals, styles and filaments pale green-yellow; anthers orange.
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Record Id: 2cbcb609-ba05-4c27-b437-4282b128411d
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Current Record
Arizona State University Vascular Plant Herbarium (ASU:Plants)
Marc A. Baker 152852003-04-12
Catalog Number: ASU0020294
GUID: 2cbcb609-ba05-4c27-b437-4282b128411d
Latest Identification: Cercidium microphyllum

University of Arizona Herbarium (ARIZ)
M. A. Baker 152852003-04-12
Catalog Number: 368591
GUID: urn:uuid:f023589d-83f1-4632-8196-ffee31d5ae22
Latest Identification: Cercidium microphyllum
Identified by: Marc A. Baker2003-04-12

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