Indiana University Herbarium (Deam Herbarium)
Catalog #: IND-0136850
Occurrence ID (GUID): d99e85a2-d8a1-4205-9ead-a7de4ba84c37
Secondary Catalog #: 150914
Taxon: Ephedra torreyana S. Watson
Family: Ephedraceae
Collector: Walter Fertig   28206   
Date: 2013-04-16
Verbatim Date: 16 April 2013
Locality: United States, Utah, Washington, Colorado Plateau: badlands on north side of UT Highway 9, 3.5 miles west-northwest of Virgin and 2 miles northeast of La Verkin, ca. 1.8 miles north of Virgin River, 7.8 miles west of Zion National Park.
37.223917  -113.249814 +-2170m.
Verbatim Coordinates: UTM: 12S 300395E 4122084N NAD83. TRS: T41S R12W S18 NW4 of SE4 of NW4
Elevation: 1148 meters
Verbatim Elevation: 3765ft
Habitat: Moenkopi badlands with cryptogamic crust on gypsiferous outcrops of red clay
Substrate: red clay
Associated Species: Coleogyne ramosissima, Psorothamnus fremontii, Ephedra torreyana, Mahonia fremontii, & Yucca vespertina
Description: Shrubs to 4 ft tall
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Rights Holder: The Trustees of Indiana University
Record Id: d99e85a2-d8a1-4205-9ead-a7de4ba84c37
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Current Record
Indiana University Herbarium (Deam Herbarium) (IND)
Walter Fertig 282062013-04-16
Catalog Number: IND-0136850
GUID: d99e85a2-d8a1-4205-9ead-a7de4ba84c37
Latest Identification: Ephedra torreyana

Arizona State University Vascular Plant Herbarium (ASU:Plants)
Walter Fertig 282062013-04-16
Latest Identification: Ephedra torreyana

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