Johnston 11 Karwinskia humboldtiana Coyotillo
sangre de drago arbusto Karwinskia humboldtiana coyotillo
The area was a steep, limestone slope with sparse vegetation dominated by threeawn grasses (Aristida) and xeric-adapted shrubs, such as coyotillo
(Karwinskia humboldtiana) and guajillo (Acacia berlandieri).
The vegetation is dominated mainly by creosote bush scrub (Larrea tridentate) along with other plant species such as: anacahuite (Cordia boisieri), black brush (Acacia rigidula), ocotillo (Fouqueria splendens), coyotillo
(Karwinskia humoldtiana), bear-rass (Yucca sp.
Parts of the nopal coyotillo
cactus, for example, become violet during especially dry periods, but the silencios see this as a supernatural wonder.
Tambien herbivoro, la dieta del "jabali" mexicano comprende vainas de mezquite, nopal, frutos de ebano y anacahuita, raices de coyotillo
, panalero y guayacan; sin embargo, en caso de necesidad es capaz de comer casi cualquier cosa.
Many of the bladderpods in July 1997 and June 2001 (29% and 36%, respectively) were found on the same plot which had blackbrush, wolfberry (Lycium berlandieri), and coyotillo
(Karwinskia humboltiana) as canopy species.
Other species of plants present are: anacahuite (Cordia boisieri), black brush (Acacia rigidula), ocotillo (Fouqueria splendens), coyotillo
(Karwinskia humoldtiana), beargrass (Yucca sp.