University of Colorado Museum of Natural History Herbarium Vascular Plant Collection
Catalog #: 00164715
Secondary Catalog #: 459746
Taxon: Mertensia lanceolata (Pursh) A. De Candolle
Collector: Tim Hogan   2692   
Date: 1995-07-22
Verbatim Date:22 July 1995
Additional Collectors: Loraine Yeatts
Locality: United States, Colorado, Park, Mosquito Range, San Isabel National Forest, Buffalo Peaks Wilderness; summit Peak 12917, 0.5 mi W. of W. Buffalo Peak.
38.9955783  -106.1325759 +-100m.  WGS84
Verbatim Coordinates: 01880E16700N; T12S R87W Sec20 N1/2
Georeference Remarks: I adjusted the collector provided UTM slightly to be at the summit of Peak 12917. RA
Elevation: 3937 meters
Verbatim Elevation: 12917 ft, 3937 m
Habitat: Gravelly fellfield, vegetative cover <50% to almost totally vegetated with velvety cushions and mats; dominants include Paronychia pulvinata, Trifolium nanum, Lidia obtusiloba, Oreoxis alpina, ....
Reproductive Condition: Flr
Occurrence Remarks: Upper Cambrian Sawatch quartzsite substrate. Flowers bright yellow; abundant locally and widespread. 7.5' Harvard Lakes quad.
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Record Id: 25756494-6942-4258-bd47-7c595c2fdfff
Occurrence ID (GUID): 25756494-6942-4258-bd47-7c595c2fdfff
For additional information on this occurrence, please contact: J Ryan Allen (
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