Intermountain Herbarium (Vascular plants & algae)
Catalog #: UTC00247468
Occurrence ID (GUID): USU:UTC:247468
Taxon: Achnatherum contractum (B.L. Johnson) Barkworth
Family: Poaceae
Determiner: Assumed to be collector (Assumed to be date collected)
Collector: Walter Fertig   22785   
Date: 2006-07-14
Verbatim Date: 14 July 2006
Locality: United States, Wyoming, Sublette, Green River Basin: rim and north side of Stewart Point, about 0.5 miles E of junction of the Mesa Road and Hennicle Draw road, about 3.5 air miles SW of Pinedale and 3.2 miles S of US Hwy 187.
42.819933  -109.908196 +-50m.  NAD27
Verbatim Coordinates: 12 589251E 4741397N
Georeference Remarks: Barkworth added uncertainty
Elevation: 2313 meters (7587ft)
Habitat: N-facing rim of cobbley mesa top. Cushion plant-bunchgrass community of Artemisia frigida, Arenaria hookeri, Poa secunda, Oryzopsis Hymenoides, & Purshia tridentata.
Substrate: Soil thin, covered by round gravel, wind-blasted.
Associated Species: Artemisia frigida, Arenaria hookeri, Poa secunda, Oryzopsis hymenoides, Purshia tridentata.
Reproductive Condition: Fruiting
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Rights Holder: Utah State University
Record ID: e09079e9-854b-409a-863c-649f1e7144bb
For additional information on this specimen, please contact: Kristian R. Valles ( Herbarium Manager) (
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