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Species: Eriastrum densifolium var. densifolium
Annotated Since Imaged?: True
Collection Date: June 2, 1963
Bar Code ID: 000004290
UUID: f0151153-0432-44e5-b202-ee8381a5afff
Collectors: Robert F. Thorne
Collector's Identifier: 31933
Flowers Present?: True
Country: Mexico
Nearest Named Place: El Cipres
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Verbatim Directions to Locality: 6.1 miles E of El Cipres.
Altitude (in meters):503
Latitude - degree: 30
Latitude - minutes: 25
Latitude Direction Flag: N
Longitude - degree: 115
Longitude - minutes: 33
Longitude Direction Flag: W
Habitat: sandy bottom of arroyo; with such desert annuals as Platystemon, Chorizanthe, Oenothera, etc.
Plant Morphology Observations: Flowers blue.
Type of Donor: Botanic Garden or Arboretum
Donor: Rancho Santa Ana Botanic Garden
Non digital information?: N

Identification Records

Identifier's Name: V. Grant
Formal Identification Date: 1963-06-02
Lowest Rank Identified: first Infraspecific Epith
Identification History: Eriastrum densifolium (Benth.) Mason ssp. austromontanum (Craig) Mason
Determinavit: det.
Identifier's Name: C. G. Oakley
Text Identification Date: April 2011
Lowest Rank Identified: first Infraspecific Epith
Further Identification Comments: This is an update of the species name to make it consistent with the USDA Plants website; it is not meant to reflect verification of the previous identification.
Identification History: Eriastrum densifolium (Benth.) H. Mason subsp. densifolium {Eriastrum densifolium (Benth.) H. Mason ssp. austromontanum (Craig) H. Mason is synonym}