Desert Botanical Garden Herbarium
Catalog #: DES00072016
Occurrence ID (GUID): c161fdee-37d5-4af8-946e-1de704ccf896
Taxon: Malcolmia africana (L.) R. Br.
Family: Brassicaceae
Collector: A. C. Sanders   39172   
Date: 2011-04-19
Additional Collectors: Ann Howald
Locality: USA, California, Inyo County, NE Mojave Desert; Pahrump Valley, Calvada Springs, Ave. ā€œDā€ at Charleston View Rd., 1 mile north of Old Spanish Trail Hwy (Calvada Spring 7.5' Q.)
35.9863  -115.9
Verbatim Coordinates: 35 59.178 N 115 53.972 W TRS:
Elevation: 793 meters Verbatim Elevation: 2601 - ft.
Habitat: Flat area with shallow roadside ditches that were formerly ponded; soil silty, with gravel and sand; weedy roadside in shadscale/creosote scrub.
Associated Species: Atriplex confertifolia, Larrea, Astragalus lentiginosus, Lycium pallidum, Halogeton, Salsola, Erodium cicutarium, Bromus rubens, Malcolmia, Stanleya, Sphaeralcea ambigua, Gutierrezia, etc.
Description: Abundant annual forming dense patches on roadside; fls. light purple.
Reproductive Condition: Flowering & Fruiting
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Record ID: c161fdee-37d5-4af8-946e-1de704ccf896
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Current Record
Desert Botanical Garden Herbarium (DES)
A. C. Sanders 391722011-04-19
Catalog Number: DES00072016
GUID: c161fdee-37d5-4af8-946e-1de704ccf896
Latest Identification: Malcolmia africana (L.) R. Br.

University of California, Riverside Plant Herbarium (UCR)
A.C. Sanders 391722011-04-19
Catalog Number: UCR0075604
GUID: UCR-BPS-224955
Latest Identification: Malcolmia africana (L.) W.T. Aiton

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