University of Colorado Museum of Natural History Herbarium Vascular Plant Collection
Catalog #: 00301259
Occurrence ID (GUID): 5d221f68-987a-4986-9fe7-2d1397541857
Secondary Catalog #: 180113
Taxon: Vaccinium myrtillus subsp. oreophilum (Rydberg) Löve et al.
Collector: Joan Michener   314   
Date: 1961-08-27
Verbatim Date: 27 August 1961
Locality: United States, Colorado, San Juan, San Juan National Forest: No-Name Basin. Animas River drainage ca. 18 mi SE of Silverton.
37.6568594  -107.6218626 +-5000m.  WGS84
Verbatim Coordinates: 37° 38'N, 107° 37' W;
Georeference Remarks: I plotted the UTM on a south slope above Noname Creek between the 11680 and 11720 ft contour lines. RA
Elevation: 3566 meters Verbatim Elevation: 11700 ft, 3566 m
Habitat: Seepage area on a south-facing open slope. Sphagnum is also present in these areas.
Reproductive Condition: Frt
Notes: Hybrid Vaccinium caespitosum x myrtillus (twigs puberulent), det. S.P. Vander Kloet, 1999. / Hybrid Vaccinium caespitosum x myrtillus, det. John L. Anderson, 2006. Needle Mt. Quadrangle. Original ID as Vaccinium myrtillus L.
Specimen Images
Link to Source: 66487
Record ID: 8c541963-dc3e-4fcd-af88-c11ad7d519ba
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