Desert Botanical Garden Herbarium
Catalog #: DES00033295
Occurrence ID (GUID): d245b032-1d66-4717-8e1e-5f107a8f7a25
Taxon: Atriplex canescens (Pursh) Nutt.
Family: Chenopodiaceae
Collector: Wendy Hodgson   5322   
Date: 1988-11-06
Additional Collectors: Gary Nabhan, Donna Huose, Lounell Chenevert
Locality: USA, Texas, Brewster, Big Bend National Park, along Rio Grande, river mileage 796.8.
29.258333  -102.925
Verbatim Coordinates: 29° 15' 30'' N 102° 55' 30'' W
Elevation: 518 meters (1699ft)
Habitat: NE-facing granitic (?) slope.
Associated Species: Hechtia, Agave lechuguilla, Lippia graveolens, Euphorbia antisyphilitica, Leucophyllum, Croton, Cevallia, Karwinskia, Opuntia rufida; Prosopis, Tamarisk below on flats and by river.
Description: Occasional woody shrub to 3/4 m tall.
Reproductive Condition: flowers
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Record ID: d245b032-1d66-4717-8e1e-5f107a8f7a25
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