DES
Desert Botanical Garden Herbarium
Catalog #: DES00057529
Occurrence ID (GUID): e158fc85-bb97-4177-ad62-bae026fedf22
Taxon: Tradescantia occidentalis (Britt.) Smyth
Family: Commelinaceae
Collector: Dixie Z. Damrel   3482   
Date: 2006-03-29
Additional Collectors: S. Hunkins
Locality: USA, Arizona, Yavapai County, Agua Fria National Monument, Black Mesa, Richinbar Mine area. On the east edge of Black Mesa, on southeastern slopes.
34.198933  -112.101333
Verbatim Coordinates: 34d 11.936m N; 112d 6.08m W
Elevation: 1000 meters
Verbatim Elevation: 3289ft.
Habitat: Semi-desert Grassland
Associated Species: Aristida, Astragalus, Bromus, Chamaesyce, Cylindropuntia acanthocarpa, Daucus pusillus, Echinocereus, Erodium cicutarium, Herisantia, Heteropogon contortus, Janusia gracilis, Lotus rigidus, Mammillaria grahamii, Opuntia englemannii, Porophyllum gracile, Silene antirhinum, Simmondsia chinensis, Sporobolus cryptandrus, Tradescantia occidentalis.
Description: Perennial with strap-shaped leaves and old faded flowers and succulent ''roots''. Scattered ocaasionally. Digital image taken.
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Record Id: e158fc85-bb97-4177-ad62-bae026fedf22
For additional information on this specimen, please contact: Andrew Salywon (asalywon@dbg.org)
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