Asteraceae_Perezia hooveri

To see in high resolution, click the image (once) to be redirected to the Duke Herbarium flickr page. 

Click the flickr image (once) to see image size options available (in upper right corner of that page).

Family Asteraceae
Basionym Perezia hooveri McVaugh
Original Identification Perezia hooveri McVaugh
Current Taxon Perezia hooveri McVaugh
Protologue Citation Contributions from the University of Michigan Herbarium 9(4): 466. f. 51. 1972.
Holotype/Isotype Isotype
DUKE Accession Number 237746
Primary Collector Rogers McVaugh
Collector Number 11750
Collection Date 3 Apr 1951
Country Mexico
Province/State Jalisco
Plant Location Notes Southeastern slopes of Nevado de Colima, along a lumber road which ascends from a point about 11 miles from Atenquique on the Tonila road.
Plant Description Notes Pine-oak-fir forest, elev. ca. 2400 m.; local. Coarse herb 1-1.5 m. high; flowers purplish pink.
DUKE Barcode  
Broad geographical location North America
  • background