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Arizona State University Vascular Plant Herbarium
Catalog #: ASU0080215
Occurrence ID (GUID): 3acabc7b-eb93-431f-81f4-2ab24d23cd0f
Secondary Catalog #: 289279
Taxon: Commelina dianthifolia Delile
Family: Commelinaceae
Collector: Frankie S. Coburn   1149   
Date: 2012-09-02
Locality: United States, Arizona, Yavapai County, Near Bull Basin Tank; ca 9.5mi SE of Paulden and 1.5 mi SW of Duff spring on the Verde River.
34.830952  -112.317665
Elevation: 1470 meters (4822ft)
Habitat: Flats and slopes in Tapeats sandstone derived, and coarse granitic soils
Associated Species: Pinus edulis, Juniperus osteosperma, Mimosa biuncifera, Quercus turbinella, Forestiera pubescens, Baccharis pteronioides, Artemisia ludoviciana, Comandra umbellata, Gutierrezia sarothrae, Dalea albiflora, Ipomoea costellata, Desmodium neomexicanum, Phemeranthus parviflorus, Portulaca suffrutescens, Portulaca oleracea, Portulaca halimoides, Portulaca umbraticola, Mollugo verticillata, Commelina dianthifolia, Cyperus squarrosus, Yucca baccata, Opuntia phaeacantha, Physalis hederifolia, Sporobolus contractus, Sporobolus cryptandrus, Bouteloua gracilis, Bouteloua eriopoda, Bouteloua curtipendula, Aristida purpurea and Cylindropuntia whipplei.
Description: Uncommon perennial herb to 1m; flowers violet.
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Record Id: 3acabc7b-eb93-431f-81f4-2ab24d23cd0f
For additional information on this specimen, please contact: Elizabeth Makings (Elizabeth.Makings@asu.edu)
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