General Research Observations
Occurrence ID (GUID): a2625eb2-3d10-41a4-83fb-7af0a8d87820
Taxon: Senecio fremontii var. fremontii Torr. & A. Gray
Family: Asteraceae
Collector: Frates, Tony   790   
Date: 2015-09-23
Locality: USA, Utah, Salt Lake, Lower Twin Lakes Trail, Brighton area in Big Cottonwood Canyon
40.602987  -111.592612 +-10m.  WGS84
Elevation: 2740 meters (8987ft)
Habitat: Fully exposed, sparsely vegetated, east-facing rocky slope, on east side of trail just above talus deposits
Associated Species: Cirsium eatonii var. eatonii, Artemisia ludoviciana subsp. incompta, Sambucus racemosa
Description: One of only a few species in flower, glabrous throughout, green bracts equal and not imbricate, subtended by about 6 spreading bracts; rays 8-10, yellow, 1 cm long and about 3 cm wide
Reproductive Condition: Flowering
Notes: In checking this same area on 9/28/2016, no plants of this species could be relocated.
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Author: Tony Frates
Author: Tony Frates
Record ID: a2625eb2-3d10-41a4-83fb-7af0a8d87820
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