University of Colorado Museum of Natural History Herbarium Vascular Plant Collection
Catalog #: 00940551
Secondary Catalog #: 527397
Taxon: Yucca angustissima Engelmann
Collector: Loraine Yeatts   5594   
Date: 2008-04-23
Verbatim Date:23 April 2008
Additional Collectors: Dick Yeatts
Locality: USA, Colorado, Mesa, Gateway Palisade Natural Area N of Gateway between CO hwy 141 & Dolores R.; minor drainage E of Mesa Co road 4.2 on W side of the Palisade.
38.711138  -108.990331
Verbatim Coordinates: 12 0674734E 4286639N;
Elevation: 1518 meters
Verbatim Elevation: 4980 ft
Habitat: On S facing slope just below ridge crest; open blackbrush community in locally barren sandy soil with Asclepias cryptoceras, Oreocarya flava, Hymenopappus filifolius. Common & widespread. Permian Cutler Form.
Reproductive Condition: Veg
Occurrence Remarks: 7.5' Gateway quad. NAD27. Plant subcaulescent, leaves from mid-rosette, concavo-convex above middle, flat convex in cross-section, length to width ratio <45; stem from previous season 120cm tall; largest dried pods 3.3cm long, constricted above middle...
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Record Id: ea7152d3-4402-4648-ad8e-72abfe55a4bc
Occurrence ID (GUID): ea7152d3-4402-4648-ad8e-72abfe55a4bc
For additional information on this occurrence, please contact: J Ryan Allen (
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