University of Colorado Museum of Natural History Herbarium Vascular Plant Collection
Catalog #: 00763516
Secondary Catalog #: 454841
Taxon: Penstemon caespitosus Nuttall
Family: Plantaginaceae
Collector: W. A. Weber   19071   
Date: 1994-07-10
Verbatim Date:10 July 1994
Additional Collectors: R. C. Wittmann
Locality: United States, Colorado, Gunnison, West Elk Mountains; base of McClure Pass, 11 miles S of summit.
Elevation: 1970 meters
Verbatim Elevation: 1970 m
Habitat: On sandstone cliff; mostly on the level rim, but falling over the lip and developing huge circular mats.
Reproductive Condition: Veg
Occurrence Remarks: Original ID: Penstemon caespitosus subsp. procumbens (Greene) Keck (syn.: P. procumbens Greene). Plants prostrate; developing huge circular mats. The type locality was "open slopes, Kebler Pass", but this site is reasonably close to the type locality.
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Record Id: 4a7ee1e3-0081-4084-a771-17cfe69fcd18
Occurrence ID (GUID): 4a7ee1e3-0081-4084-a771-17cfe69fcd18
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