University of Colorado Museum of Natural History Herbarium Vascular Plant Collection
Catalog #: 00193086
Occurrence ID (GUID): 6cb40493-12d5-449e-acc8-321f6cd740ba
Secondary Catalog #: 14594
Taxon: Erysimum capitatum (Douglas) Greene
Collector: M.L. Mattoon   71   
Date: 1952-07-08
Verbatim Date: 8 July 1952
Locality: United States, Colorado, Ouray, Canyon Creek, 7 mi from Ouray, ΒΌ mi below Sneffels.
37.97513  -107.74447 +-1000m.  WGS84
Georeference Remarks: Sneffels Creek and Imogene Creek merge near Camp Bird to form Canyon Creek. This happens just below 9800 ft so no point along the Canyon Creek reaches 10,500 ft. If the elevation is accurate the collection can not be from Canyon Creek. I placed the point
Elevation: 3200 meters Verbatim Elevation: 10500 ft, 3200 m
Reproductive Condition: Flr
Notes: Erysimum nivale (Greene) Rydb., rather tall, det. George B. Rossbach, 1955. / Erysimum capitatum (Dougl.) Greene ssp. capitatum: yellow high altitude form, det. R. Price, 1989. Original ID as Erysimum.
Specimen Images
Link to Source: 86750
Record ID: 4ad6b0a0-8e3d-4c8e-b814-e34f07207732
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