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Arizona State University Vascular Plant Herbarium
Occurrence ID (GUID): 01ef4686-aaf5-4c3a-8a32-26171e2a5591
Secondary Catalog #: 202466
Taxon: Brassica nigra (L.) W.D.J. Koch
Family: Brassicaceae
Collector: Felger, R. S.   93-28   
Date: 1993-02-25
Additional Collectors: Broyles, B.
Locality: USA, Arizona, Pinal County, Junction of Interstate 8 and Bianco Road, ca 5 mi. southwest of Casa Grande.
32.8281  -111.818
Habitat: disturbed area, roadside
Associated Species: Brassica nigra, Erodium cicutarium and other weedy ephemerals. Nearby natural areas with Larrea & Lycium fremontii
Description: Enormous variation in plant and leaf size depending on crowding & distance from water accumulation; leaves of larger plants 32-49.5 cm long, 15-27 cm wide, the plants ca 1m tall, the upper leaves of vigorous plants tned to be simple; smaller plants 53 cm tall with leaves 8.5 cm long, 3.5 cm wide; sepals, petals, stamens, & young ovary yellow, the petals slightly brighter; petals 15mm long, the blade broadly obovate; the claw slender.
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Record Id: 01ef4686-aaf5-4c3a-8a32-26171e2a5591
For additional information on this specimen, please contact: Elizabeth Makings (Elizabeth.Makings@asu.edu)
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Current Record
Arizona State University Vascular Plant Herbarium (ASU:Plants)
Felger, R. S. 93-281993-02-25
GUID: 01ef4686-aaf5-4c3a-8a32-26171e2a5591
Latest Identification: Brassica nigra


University of Arizona Herbarium (ARIZ)
R. S. Felger; Bill Broyles 93-281993-02-25
Catalog Number: 316892
GUID: urn:uuid:31b43be6-6fa6-470c-a93e-df14ecf60fa2
Latest Identification: Sinapis arvensis
Identified by: Andrew Salywon1993-02-25

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