Family Gentianaceae
Basionym Centaurium wigginsii Broome
Original Identification Centaurium wigginsii Broome
Current Taxon Centaurium wigginsii Broome
Protologue location in folder
Protologue Citation Madroño 24(4): 239-241, f. 2. 1977.
Holotype/Isotype Holotype and Isotype
DUKE Accession Number 231585 254055
Primary Collector C. R. Broome
Collector Number 763
Collection Date 17 Feb 1971
Country Mexico
Province/State Sinaloa
Plant Location Notes Mex. Hwy. 40, 47.2 mi. E of junction with Hwy. 15; and 34.3 mi. E of Concordia. On curve near pulloff, house a few yds. up road. Elev. 5800'. Pines, some oaks on mts. above; plants growing on steep roadcut in wet mud. Centaurium quitense and C. nudicaule in drier sites on roadbank.
Plant Description Notes Flowers med. rose-pink; foliage grass-green. Chromosome no. n=22.
Broad geographical location North America
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