University of Colorado Museum of Natural History Herbarium Vascular Plant Collection
Catalog #: 01819341
Secondary Catalog #: 545921
Taxon: Townsendia leptotes (A. Gray) Osterhout
Collector: Loraine Yeatts   5734   
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 enterance to Park.
37.68402  -108.47205 +-100m.  WGS84
Verbatim Coordinates: 37.68402 N, 108.47205 W; 12S 0722314E4173556W;
Georeference Remarks: The collector-provided coordinate is congruent with the general given locality area. Georeferenced November 2019
Elevation: 2313 meters
Verbatim Elevation: 7588 ft
Habitat: Almost flat area on barren desert pavement of broken calcareous chips, clayey soil and rock crevices; ca. 50% vegetated with Artemisia nova, Helianthella microcephela, Orthocarpus sp., Packera mancosana, grasses and other spp. Just beginning growth; growing in open areas and in dense mats of Packera mancosana; abundant and widespread. Fine clay and rocks of highly calcareous Mancos Shale;
Reproductive Condition: Flr
Occurrence Remarks: NAD 27; 7.5' Willow Spring quad. taprooted plants smothered with flowers; phyllaries in 5+ rows; rays white, disc yellow; disc pappus>>ray pappus;
Specimen Images
Record Id: 3e8ba217-830f-4216-8d66-0a6573b034bf
Occurrence ID (GUID): 3e8ba217-830f-4216-8d66-0a6573b034bf
For additional information on this occurrence, please contact: J Ryan Allen (
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