ASU : Plants
Arizona State University Vascular Plant Herbarium
Catalog #: ASU0079940
Occurrence ID (GUID): 9f9fe36a-99e0-405f-b98b-3a596248d829
Secondary Catalog #: 290696
Taxon: Echinocereus viridiflorus subsp. cylindricus (Engelmann) N. P. Taylor
Collector: Marc A. Baker   16190   
Date: 2006-06-07
Locality: USA, New Mexico, Lincoln, Jicarilla Mountains, Castle Garden Mesa, 21km NNE of Carrizozo
33.784972  -105.708354
Verbatim Coordinates: UTM 13 434420E 3738540N NAD27
Elevation: 2105 meters
Verbatim Elevation: 6900ft
Habitat: Sandstone ridgeline. Juniperus deppeana/J. monosperma/Pinus edulis woodland
Associated Species: Bouteloua curtipendula, B. gracilis, Cercocarpus montanus, Cylindropuntia imbricata, Echinocereus triglochidiatus, Eriogonum umbellatum, Opuntia engelmannii, O. macrorhiza, O. phaeacantha, Quercus Âșundulata, and Yucca baccata.
Description: Infrequent, stems generally solitary; n=11 from meiosis of microgametogenesis from individual in cultivation (outside), Chino Valley, Arizona; flowers photographed and collected (2), each from a different individual than that for the chromosome determination; one flower (21mm long) pale yellow-green, tinged red-purple dorsally towards midrib, especially for lower tepals; the other flower (31mm long) with very little yellow or green pigment, translucent, and with more red-purple tinge.
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Record Id: 9f9fe36a-99e0-405f-b98b-3a596248d829
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Current Record
Arizona State University Vascular Plant Herbarium (ASU:Plants)
Marc A. Baker 161902006-06-07
Catalog Number: ASU0079940
GUID: 9f9fe36a-99e0-405f-b98b-3a596248d829
Latest Identification: Echinocereus viridiflorus subsp. cylindricus

General Research Observations (SEINet)
Marc A. Baker 161902006-06-07
Latest Identification: Echinocereus viridiflorus subsp. cylindricus

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