Natural History Museum of Utah, Garrett Herbarium
Catalog #: UT0005292
Occurrence ID (GUID): 10a47cb2-d268-47fb-aaa2-a754b08ac171
Secondary Catalog #: 123001
Taxon: Selaginella watsonii Underwood
Family: Selaginellaceae
Collector: M.D. Windham   98-212   
Date: 1998-05-26
Locality: USA, Utah, Tooele, In Goshute Canyon on E slope of the Deep Creek Range ca. 3.28 km NE of Indian Squaw Rock.
39.909444  -113.827778  WGS84
Verbatim Coordinates: TRS: T10S R18W sec 36; 39° 54' 34" N 113° 49' 40" W
Elevation: 1996 meters Verbatim Elevation: 6550 ft.
Habitat: On N-facing quartzite ledges.
Associated Species: Heuchera, Pinus, Juniperus, Ericameria.
Description: Main stems short-creeping, not easily fragmenting, with rhizophores nearly throughout; lateral branches erect-ascending; leaves monomorphic, decurrent at base, firm in texture with an evident dorsal groove terminating in prominent convexity short of tip; terminal setae ca. 0.2-0.3 mm long, straight, persistent & entire; sporophylls minutely ciliolate near bases.
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Rights Holder: Natural History Museum of Utah
Record ID: 10a47cb2-d268-47fb-aaa2-a754b08ac171
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