University of Colorado Museum of Natural History Herbarium Vascular Plant Collection
Catalog #: 00706002
Secondary Catalog #: 473050
Taxon: Potentilla saximontana Rydberg
Collector: Rea Orthner   469   
Date: 1998-06-27
Verbatim Date:27 June 1998
Additional Collectors: Tim Hogan
Locality: United States, Colorado, Lake, Mosquito Range. San Isabel National Forest. Buffalo Peaks Wilderness Area. SW of Weston Pass. Saddle between S. Peak and peak #12695.
39.11658  -106.20028 +-500m.  WGS84
Verbatim Coordinates: T11S R79W SEC3 SEĀ¼
Georeference Remarks: I placed the point along the 12,600 ft contour line in the SE 1/4 of section 3 between South Peak and Peak 12,695. RA; Georeferenced 27 June 2017
Elevation: 3840 meters
Verbatim Elevation: 12600 ft
Habitat: Dry stable tundra.
Reproductive Condition: Flr
Occurrence Remarks: Potentilla saximontana Rydberg, det. Barbara Ertter, May 2011. Original ID: Potentilla rubricaulis Lehmann USGS 7.5' South Peak Quad. Flowers yellow. Flora of the Buffalo Peaks Wilderness Area and Vicinity. Oroboreal distribution. Close to P. pensylvanica var. paucijuga.
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Record Id: 38fcb99b-aefa-4726-a3f4-8ea51d9f904c
Occurrence ID (GUID): 38fcb99b-aefa-4726-a3f4-8ea51d9f904c
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