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Guaiacum angustifolium; Guayacan; (shown with Agave lechuguilla, Senegalia berlandieri, Vachellia rigida)   

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Guaiacum angustifolium
Guaiacum angustifolium
Guayacan
(shown with Agave lechuguilla, Senegalia berlandieri, Vachellia rigida)
Photographer: Wynn Anderson

ID: 0000 0000 1217 1694 (2017-12-23)

Copyright © 2017 Wynn Anderson

 
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  • date of photo  Jul 13, 2013
  • latitude 28.07960   longitude 101.08110     View on Google Maps.
  • location   Federal Highway MX 57(cuota) km 20, 12.4 miles northeast of Nueva Rosita, 19.7 miles southwest of junction with MX 57 (libre) near Allende (Mcp. Sabrinas, Coahuila, Mexico)
  • family Zygophyllaceae
  • plant community   Chihuahuan Desert scrub transition to Tamaulipan calcareous shrubland at 1542' (470m)
  • notes   plants in shallow calcareous soils and gravels on low hillside slope of white blocky Cretaceous limestone. Site represents an extreme eastern outlier of Chihuahuan Desert flora (Agave lechuguilla present) in transition to upland Tamaulipan brushland of Rio Grande plains.
  • keywords: CDR, Chihuahuan Desert, Tamaulipan
  • contributor's ID #  CDR 782
  • photo category: Plant - shrub

  • MORE INFORMATION ABOUT THIS PLANT
  • common names   Guayacan, Soapbush, Texas Lignum-vitae (photographer)
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