University of Colorado Museum of Natural History Herbarium Vascular Plant Collection
Catalog #: 00980854
Secondary Catalog #: 541771
Taxon: Packera mancosana L. Yeatts, B. Schneider, A. Schneider
Collector: Loraine Yeatts   5733   
Date: 2009-04-26
Verbatim Date:26 April 2009
Additional Collectors: Al & Betty Schneider, Dick Yeatts
Locality: United States, Colorado, Dolores, Lone Mesa State Park along San Juan NF rd 514 ca. 0.3 mi W of Plateau Cr., 0.15 mi N of S entrance to Park.
37.68402  -108.47205 +-100m.  WGS84
Verbatim Coordinates: 12S 072231E 4173556N;
Georeference Remarks: Strangely, the collector provided bad coordinates for this record while getting the coordinates correct for another record at the same locality. The present record was referenced at the same area as the correctly-placed record. Georeferenced November 2019
Elevation: 2313 meters
Verbatim Elevation: 7588 ft
Habitat: Mancos Shale. Almost flat area on barren desert pavement of broken calcareous chips, clayey soil and rock crevices; ca. 50% vegetated with Artemisia nova, Helianthella microcephala, Orthocarpus sp., Townsendia lepidota, grasses and other spp. locally common but not seen elsewhere in [park].
Reproductive Condition: Veg
Occurrence Remarks: Paratype. [Flowering/fruiting individual attached to sheet from isotype COLO# 541772, collected 26 May 2011]. NAD 27; 7.5 Willow Spring quad; just beginning growth ; plants rhizomatous, forming dense mats up to 1 ft. in diam.; leaves grey-green, tomentose-cobwebby; heads just appearing; ray and disc flowers yellow;
Specimen Images
Record Id: 7543a5ae-58b6-4e21-9bdc-9c2f2007d8eb
Occurrence ID (GUID): 7543a5ae-58b6-4e21-9bdc-9c2f2007d8eb
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