Garrett Herbarium, Natural History Museum of Utah
Catalog #: UT0002954
Occurrence ID (GUID): 75b59cce-3bd4-4fc2-8033-3577844f7ef0
Taxon: Sporobolus contractus A.S. Hitchc.
Family: Poaceae
Determiner: Patricia West (19 November 2012)
Collector: Rachel Ostlund      
Date: 2012-10-25
Verbatim Date: 25 October 2012
Locality: United States, Utah, San Juan, From Bluff, UT, go west on Highway 163. Turn right (north) onto the dirt road after BLM Road 262. This road is unmarked. The population extends to the north on the west side of Butler Wash.
37.265694  -109.655806  NAD83
Verbatim Coordinates: 37° 15' 56.5" N 109° 39' 20.9" W
Elevation: 1380 meters Verbatim Elevation: 4527ft
Habitat: Grassland benches above wash
Substrate: Sandstone; sandy loam
Associated Species: Artemisia nova, Salsola tragus, Sporobolus cryptandrus, Sporobolus flexuosus, Pleuraphis jamesii
Reproductive Condition: Fruit-bearing
Notes: SOS-CP1-168. Collected under the auspices of the Bureau of Land Management, U.S. Department of the Interior for the Seeds of Success Native Seed Collection Program.
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Rights Holder: Natural History Museum of Utah
Record ID: 75b59cce-3bd4-4fc2-8033-3577844f7ef0
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