Southwest Seed Partnership
Occurrence ID (GUID): 1b0e352b-6b38-4468-8dc8-239d3237a212
Taxon: Muhlenbergia torreyi (Kunth) A.S. Hitchc. ex Bush
Family: Poaceae
Collector: B. Olmeda   SWSP19_NM0860   
Date: 2019-10-07
Additional Collectors: M. Hayes, M. Tomerlin
Locality: United States, New Mexico, Socorro, Southwest of Magdalena, north of the San Mateo Mountains, south of Tres Montosas, in Allotment 00093.
34.062816  -107.430346 +-163m.  WGS84
Elevation: 2171 meters Verbatim Elevation: 7124 ft
Habitat: PiƱon-juniper shrubland. Omernik Level III Ecoregion: AZ/NM Plateau. Ecological Site Description: Loamy (R035XA112NM).
Substrate: Soil texture: Clay Loam. Soil color: 5 YR 3/2.
Associated Species: Juniperus monosperma, Bouteloua gracilis, Pinus edulis, Krascheninnikovia lanata, Macheranthera tanacetifolia, Gutierrezia sarothrae, Cylindropuntia imbricata, Opuntia phaeacantha, Aristida purpurea, Mentzelia multiflora
Description: Low-growing grass, forms a rhizomatous ring, purple panicle inflorescence, turning tan when mature.
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Record ID: 1b0e352b-6b38-4468-8dc8-239d3237a212
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