University of Arizona Herbarium
Catalog #: 425758
Occurrence ID (GUID): 929682f3-f189-45cb-9a78-30d7d4c48ca9
Taxon: Centaurea solstitialis L.
Family: Asteraceae
Collector: Julia Harencar   SAZ201517   
Date: 24 June 2015
Verbatim Date:24-Jun-15
Additional Collectors: Patricia Lu-Irving, Hailey Sounart
Locality: Spain, Castilla-La Mancha, Cuenca, Gravel road by W side of CM3118 (road to Villares del Saz), just next to underpass under A3.
39.83529  -2.50997  WGS84
Elevation: 894 meters (2932ft)
Habitat: Disturbed roadside
Associated Species: Eryngium, grasses, poppies, alfalfa, borage, thistles, and other field edge weeds.
Description: Dirt farming path (for tractors) on S side of road, between sunflower fields.
Notes: Locally abundant in edges of fields & roads. Some flowering, largest to ~1.5m, many in bud.
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Record Id: 929682f3-f189-45cb-9a78-30d7d4c48ca9
Rights Holder: University Of Arizona
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