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Mimosa rupertiana
Mimosa rupertiana
Western Sensetive-briar
Photographer: E. Wynn Anderson

ID: 0000 0000 0118 1386 (2018-01-18)

Copyright © 2018 Wynn Anderson

  • date of photo  Aug 31, 2008
  • latitude 31.26950   longitude 106.50520     View on Google Maps.
  • location   Federal Highway MX 45, km 311, at old westside reststop, 6.7 miles south of paved road into Samalayuca, 8.2 miles north of Federal Aduana inspection station, (Mcp. Juarez, Chihuahua, Mexico)
  • family Fabaceae
  • plant community   Chihuahuan Desert sand scrub on semi-stabilized sand dunes at 4284' (1305m)
  • notes   plants on reddish quartz sands of low semi-stabilized dunes in the M├ędanos de Samalayuca Natural Protected Area west of the active dunes field. SYN: Schrankia occidentalis.
  • keywords: CDR, Chihuahuan Desert, Samalayuca
  • contributor's ID #  CDR 25
  • photo category: Plant - annual/perennial

  • common names   Western Sensetive-briar (photographer)
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