University of Colorado Museum of Natural History Herbarium Vascular Plant Collection
Catalog #: 00699447
Secondary Catalog #: 472956
Taxon: Potentilla gracilis Douglas
Collector: Rea Orthner   563   
Date: 1998-07-10
Verbatim Date:10 July 1998
Locality: United States, Colorado, Park, Mosquito Range. Pike National Forest. Buffalo Peaks Wilderness Area. At top of 2cd major E-facing drainage S of Weston Pass.
39.1069519  -106.1897429 +-1000m.  WGS84
Verbatim Coordinates: T11S R79W SEC11
Georeference Remarks: I plotted the UTM at the second major east facing drainage to the south of Weston Pass at the 11800 ft contour line. RA
Elevation: 3597 meters
Verbatim Elevation: 11800 ft
Habitat: Moist subalpine meadow bordered by Picea engelmannii and with Salix spp. Associates include Vaccinium cespitosum, Arnica cordifolia, Arnica rydbergii, Penstemon whippleanus, Erigeron simplex, Senecio integerrimus, Antennaria umbrinella, Ranunculus ina...; Possibly with influence of P. subjuga.
Reproductive Condition: Flr
Occurrence Remarks: Flora of the Buffalo Peaks Wilderness Area. USGS 7.5' South Peak Quad. Flowers yellow. ID Verified by L. Yeatts. WNA distribution.
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Record Id: a9b1f3f2-af75-4e04-97e0-31a705c8d5af
Occurrence ID (GUID): a9b1f3f2-af75-4e04-97e0-31a705c8d5af
For additional information on this occurrence, please contact: J Ryan Allen (
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