Arizona Western College Herbarium
Catalog #: AWC00000926
Occurrence ID (GUID): 2a866ccf-7452-4bec-8bed-48724e92fa57
Taxon: Gilia stellata Heller
Family: Polemoniaceae
Collector: Karen Reichhardt   1020   
Date: 2015-03-22
Additional Collectors: James L. Heard, Jr.
Locality: USA, Arizona, Yuma, North Gila Mountains, east side, 1 mi. south of Ligurta exit and Interstate 8.
32.633  -114.29183
Elevation: 130 meters
Verbatim Elevation: 427 ft.
Habitat: Sonoran Desert. Lower Colorado River Valley Subdivision.
Substrate: Microhabitat in sandy/gravelly wash on north side of 50 ft. tall cliff. Cliff composed of unconsolidated metamorphic alluvium.
Associated Species: Parkinsonia sp., Senegalia greggii, Hyptis emoryi, Encelia farinosa, Justicia californica, numerous ephemeral herbs.
Description: Locally common in wash; annual herb.
Notes: Star Gilia.
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Record Id: 2a866ccf-7452-4bec-8bed-48724e92fa57
For additional information on this specimen, please contact: Dr. Joann M Chang, Science Division Chair (
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