University of Colorado Museum of Natural History Herbarium Vascular Plant Collection
Catalog #: 00809517
Secondary Catalog #: 474557
Taxon: Ephedra viridis var. viridis Coville
Collector: Caleb A. Morse   3434   
Date: 1999-06-01
Verbatim Date:1 June 1999
Locality: United States, Colorado, Mesa, 2.2 mi S, 17.2 mi W DeBeque (Take X.50/222 Road [to Wild Horse Area] 11.5 road mi. E from junction with 204/45 Road, then O.90 Road 6.5 roadmi SE. Site on N side of O.90 Road).
39.3041485  -108.5339831 +-100m.  WGS84
Verbatim Coordinates: 39°18'15"N, 108°32'00"W; T9S R100W SEC3 NE¼
Georeference Remarks: I put the point in the UTM equivalent of the lat/long given in the NE1/4 of the TRS given on the N side of 0.90 road at 2099m (6886ft.). AAS It looks like all of the references to east in this record should be west. Then the record makes sense. (West f
Elevation: 2100 meters
Verbatim Elevation: 2100 m
Habitat: Weedy, grazed, somewhat scrubby ridgetop and NW-facing sandstone bluffs just E Corcoran Peak. Scattered pinon and juniper; gambell oak and serviceberry common. Rocky, sandy, frequently barren soil. Scattered on bluffs.
Reproductive Condition: Pollen cone
Occurrence Remarks: Lat./Long. determined from topographical map. Shrub to 2 m high. Original ID: Ephedra viridis Coville.
Specimen Images
Record Id: 60748238-853e-4090-acad-10fa971c575f
Occurrence ID (GUID): 60748238-853e-4090-acad-10fa971c575f
For additional information on this occurrence, please contact: J Ryan Allen (
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