University of Colorado Museum of Natural History Herbarium Vascular Plant Collection
Catalog #: 00704262
Secondary Catalog #: 434176
Taxon: Potentilla nivea L.
Collector: Katherine I. Matthews   1916a   
Date: 1986-07-00
Verbatim Date:July-August 1986
Locality: United States, Colorado, Gunnison/Pitkin, Elk Mountains. Alpine ridge south of Taylor Pass.
39.00206  -106.77233 +-1000m.  WGS84
Georeference Remarks: I placed the point S of Taylor Pass along the ridge at the 12600 ft contour line. BL; Georeferenced 21 July 2015
Elevation: 3850 meters
Verbatim Elevation: 3850 m
Habitat: Alpine ridge.
Reproductive Condition: Flr
Occurrence Remarks: Potentilla prostrata Rottb. subsp. floccosa (= P. nivea Hult. non L.), det. Sojak, 1993. / Potentilla nivea (nom. Cons.), det. Barbara Ertter, May 2011. Original ID: Potentilla hookeriana Lehmann. Documentation of : Use of the Braun-Blanquet Phytosociological Technique in a Colorado Alpine Vegetation Study. Unpubl. ms., Univ. of COlorado, Nov. 1987.
Specimen Images
Record Id: 422eb0b6-7e10-4a41-8fde-43f9e002f329
Occurrence ID (GUID): 422eb0b6-7e10-4a41-8fde-43f9e002f329
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