University of California, Riverside Plant Herbarium
Catalog #: UCR0037411
Occurrence ID (GUID): UCR-BPS-47427
Secondary Catalog #: UCR-47427
Taxon: Mentzelia nitens Greene
Family: Loasaceae
Determiner: B.A. Prigge (1993)
Collector: James D. Morefield   3442   
Date: 1986-04-17
Verbatim Date: 1986-4-17
Additional Collectors: D.H. McCarty
Locality: United States, California, Mono, Near mouth of Coldwater Canyon, 1.3 -1.4 mi. N17-22°W of Southern Belle Mine. Owens Valley drainage
37.47833  -118.32167
Verbatim Coordinates: T5S R33E sec26
Elevation: 1555 meters (5100ft)
Habitat: Calcareous shale colluvium sloping 25°SW, with Atriplex, Psorothamnus, Stipa, Ephedra, Tetradymia, Hymenoclea.
Notes: Occasionally frequent, erect annuals, petals deep yellow.
Specimen Images
Link to Source: 1462887
Record ID: b29fc656-7359-4b57-9921-a9d4a46ad22b
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Current Record
University of California, Riverside Plant Herbarium (UCR)
James D. Morefield 34421986-04-17
Catalog Number: UCR0037411
Latest Identification: Mentzelia nitens Greene
Identified by: B.A. Prigge1993

New York Botanical Garden Steere Herbarium (NY)
J. D. Morefield 34421986-04-17
Catalog Number: 23623
GUID: 951b9348-80d4-4162-89d5-da131b93db23
Latest Identification: Mentzelia nitens var. nitens Greene
Identified by: N. H. Holmgren2002

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