Rocky Mountain Biological Laboratory
Catalog #: RMBL0012714
Occurrence ID (GUID): 2c09daec-8c45-48c1-84be-58504dd00794
Taxon: Eleocharis macrostachya Britt.
Family: Cyperaceae
Determiner: Williams, Charles F. (2018-02-15)
Taxon Remarks: IMF does not distinguish this from E. palustris.
ID Remarks: Orig. det. "Eleocharis" by H.G. Barclay 1950.
ID References: Colorado Flora Western Slope, 4th ed. (2012) and IMF.
Collector: Barclay, Harriet G.   50-C-310   
Date: 1950-08-17
Locality: United States, Colorado, Gunnison, Meadow #3, Yellow Ranch, above Crested Butte.
38.88346  -106.969576 +-300m.  WGS84
Elevation: 2725-2768 meters Verbatim Elevation: 8940-9080ft
Description: "Large". Rhizomatous perennial, leaf sheaths rusty brown colored, oblique at apex, but not v-notched. Achenes lenticular, yellow, stigma 2 in a large, triangular tubercle, constricted at base.
Reproductive Condition: Fruit
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Record ID: 2c09daec-8c45-48c1-84be-58504dd00794
For additional information on this specimen, please contact: C.F. Rick Williams, Curator (
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