University of Colorado Museum of Natural History Herbarium Vascular Plant Collection
Catalog #: 00166538
Secondary Catalog #: 340902
Taxon: Mertensia lanceolata var. viridis A. Nelson
Collector: C. L. McCarthy   587   
Date: 1979-07-14
Verbatim Date:14 July 1979
Locality: United States, Colorado, Park, Ca. 1 mi. below summit of Mosquito Pass.
39.27582  -106.16867 +-2000m.  WGS84
Georeference Remarks: I placed the point in the basin below Mosquito Pass on the Park County side of the pass. This is lower in elevation than the collector gives, but the area at 13,000 fit would be slopes and much closer to the pass. I increased the uncertainty to cover the
Elevation: 3962 meters
Verbatim Elevation: 13000 ft, 3962 m
Habitat: Grassy alpine meadow in hollow of rocky outcroppings, mesic and sheltered from wind.
Reproductive Condition: Flr
Occurrence Remarks: Originally identified as Mertensia viridis. Thesis voucher.
Specimen Images
Record Id: 5ed8ddc0-3568-46a3-a888-f43f8fc2cc25
Occurrence ID (GUID): 5ed8ddc0-3568-46a3-a888-f43f8fc2cc25
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