Garrett Herbarium, Natural History Museum of Utah
Catalog #: UT0003546
Occurrence ID (GUID): 895060c1-c712-4b4e-b9d6-7ecb37885660
Taxon: Astragalus desperatus var. desperatus
Family: Fabaceae
Collector: Reisor, R.   010   
Date: 2014-05-21
Verbatim Date: 21 May 2014
Additional Collectors: Pilmanis, A.
Locality: USA, Utah, Grand, Colorado Plateau - Arid Canyonlands. Approx. 40 miles NE of Moab. From UT Hwy 128, turn east on dirt road at site of the historic Dewey Bridge, continue 8.2 miles to the Rio Mesa Center. Collection site on east end, in center of old road by cattle gate.
38.78325  -109.2305  NAD3
Verbatim Coordinates: 38° 46' 59.7" N 109° 13' 49.8" W
Elevation: 1416 meters Verbatim Elevation: 4645 ft.
Habitat: Blackbrush-Ephedra shrubland community. Soil: Red clay-sand, fine textured.
Associated Species: Coleogyne ramosissima, Ephedra viridis, Phacelia crenulata, Physaria acutifolia
Notes: Rio Mesa Center. University of Utah. RMC-13.
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Rights Holder: Natural History Museum of Utah
Record ID: 895060c1-c712-4b4e-b9d6-7ecb37885660
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