screwbean mesquite

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Related to screwbean mesquite: Prosopis pubescens
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Synonyms for screwbean mesquite

shrub or small tree of southwestern United States and northwestern Mexico having spirally twisted pods

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The loss of screwbean mesquite is another indicator of the impact human disturbance is having on southwestern riparian communities and hopefully can also be an indicator of the return of native bosques in the future.
The mysterious decline of screwbean mesquite along the Lower Colorado River.