University of Colorado Museum of Natural History Herbarium Vascular Plant Collection
Catalog #: 00702217
Secondary Catalog #: 473156
Taxon: Potentilla nivea L.
Collector: Rea Orthner   798   
Date: 1998-08-16
Verbatim Date:16 August 1998
Locality: United States, Colorado, Lake, Mosquito Range. San Isabel National Forest. Buffalo Peaks Wilderness Area. On NW side of Pk 12453, approx. 2 3/4 km NNW of South Peak.
39.15158  -106.2215 +-100m.  WGS84
Verbatim Coordinates: 4334100N 394500E;
Georeference Remarks: This appears to be NAD27.I placed the point at the collector provided UTM on the NW slope of Peak 12453. RA; Georeferenced 24 May 2017
Elevation: 3780 meters
Verbatim Elevation: 12400 ft
Habitat: On barren windswept ridge. NW-facing side of alpine peak. With Oligosporus groenlandica, Tonestus pygmaeus, Packera cana, Draba streptocarpa.
Reproductive Condition: Flr & Frt
Occurrence Remarks: Potentilla nivea L., det. Reidar Elven & David F. Murray, 21 Jan. 2008. USGS 7.5' Mount Sherman Quad. Verified by L. Yeatts. Flora of the Buffalo Peaks Wilderness Area and vicinity. Circumboreal distribution.
Specimen Images
Record Id: b5c85ab4-4fa7-4259-b17d-da656806f241
Occurrence ID (GUID): b5c85ab4-4fa7-4259-b17d-da656806f241
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