University of Colorado Museum of Natural History Herbarium Vascular Plant Collection
Catalog #: 00171173
Occurrence ID (GUID): 92f57cfd-1ef1-427e-8d4e-5f1c7c176a90
Secondary Catalog #: 42846
Taxon: Oreocarya virgata (T. C. Porter) Greene
Collector: J. H. Ehlers   8122   
Date: 1941-07-17
Verbatim Date: 17 July 1941
Locality: United States, Colorado, Jefferson, Denver Mountain Parks near Golden.
Elevation: 2286 meters
Verbatim Elevation: 7500 ft, 2286 m
Habitat: Dry slopes.
Reproductive Condition: Flr & Frt
Notes: Originally identified only as Oreocarya. Anonymous note says "I am puzzled over this one. It looks to me like a mutilated o. virgata. Tops of young plant were apparently nipped by cattle..."
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Link to Source: COLO #00171173
Record Id: ae042a49-ef91-4fd4-8137-b5da751f14eb
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