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Allionia choisyi
Allionia choisyi
Smooth Windmills
Photographer: E. Wynn Anderson

ID: 0000 0000 1218 3814 (2018-12-31)

Copyright © 2018 Wynn Anderson

  • date of photo  Sep 11, 2016
  • latitude 32.57640   longitude 107.45280     View on Google Maps.
  • location   State Highway NM 27, 0.7 mile southeast of County Road AO27, 0.1 mile northwest of junction with NM 26 at Nutt (Luna County, New Mexico, US)
  • family Nyctaginaceae
  • plant community   Semi-arid grassland invaded by Chihuahuan Desert scrub at 4000' (1220m)
  • notes   small trailing annual in roadside drainage swale on volcanic sandy/silts and small gravels at the west base of a small rhyolitic hill. Arguable ID based on annual appearance of the small flowered (+/- 5 mm wide) population as no fruit was located.
  • keywords: CDR, Chihuahuan Desert.
  • contributor's ID #  CDR 573
  • photo category: Plant - annual/perennial

  • common names   Smooth Windmills, Small-flowered Allionia (photographer)
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