Intermountain Herbarium (Utah State University)
Catalog #: UTC00119867
Occurrence ID (GUID): USU:UTC:119867
Taxon: Yucca kanabensis McKelvey
Family: Asparagaceae
Determiner: M.A. Franklin (2000)
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Collector: Bassett Maguire   18933   
Date: 1940-06-20
Verbatim Date: 20 June 1940
Locality: United States, Utah, Kane, 10 miles north of Kanab.
Elevation: 1798 meters
Verbatim Elevation: 5900 ft.
Habitat: In sand desert with sage and juniper.
Associated Species: Juniperus, Artemisia
Description: Frequent
Reproductive Condition: fruit
Disposition: Reference
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Rights Holder: Utah State University
Record Id: dfaf0035-e83d-44c2-b678-9a4a789e2197
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Intermountain Herbarium (Utah State University) (USU:UTC)
Bassett Maguire 189331940-06-20
Catalog Number: UTC00119867
GUID: USU:UTC:119867
Latest Identification: Yucca kanabensis
Identified by: M.A. Franklin2000

Brigham Young University, S. L. Welsh Herbarium (BRY:V)
Bassett Maguire 189331940-06-20
Catalog Number: BRYV0028569
GUID: BRY:V:0028569
Latest Identification: Yucca kanabensis


tonyfrates posted 2018-12-14 10:45:09
Ben Franklin's annotation would certainly appear to be accurate and this should be placed under Y. kanabensis* or alternatively under Yucca angustissima var. kanabensis. (*There is recent phylogenetic evidence supporting the treatment of Y. kanabensis at the species level.)

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