University of Colorado Museum of Natural History Herbarium Vascular Plant Collection
Catalog #: 01128008
Secondary Catalog #: 353873
Taxon: Potentilla ovina Macoun
Family: Rosaceae
Collector: R. Soreng   1222   
Date: 1980-08-08
Verbatim Date:8 August 1980
Additional Collectors: R. Spellenberg
Locality: United States, Wyoming, Park, Ca 15 air mi E of Cooke City, 3 mi by road N of U.S. Highway 212, ca 1/4 mi NY of Clay Butte Lookout.
Elevation: 2987 meters
Verbatim Elevation: 9800 ft.
Habitat: Windswept, S-facing alpine grassland, 30% slope near ridge top. Soil shallow, brown, gravelly clay. 25% bare ground, the vegtative cover mostly of mat-formers.
Associated Species: With dominants: Silene acaulis, Smelowskia claycina, Carex nardina, Oxytropis (yellow), also with Koeleria cristata, Erigeron compositum, Lomatium cous, Trisetum spicatum, Poa cusickii, Arenaria obtusiloba, Potentilla ovina.
Occurrence Remarks: Imager: RA; Date Imaged: 10/16/2012; Distribution: COLO.
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Record Id: 8dc92b58-5c25-4745-ab44-50418ff907cd
Occurrence ID (GUID): 8dc92b58-5c25-4745-ab44-50418ff907cd
For additional information on this occurrence, please contact: J Ryan Allen (
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