University of Colorado Museum of Natural History Herbarium Vascular Plant Collection
Catalog #: 00169243
Secondary Catalog #: 323720
Taxon: Oreocarya paradoxa A. Nelson
Collector: Jim Ratzloff   992   
Date: 1978-05-17
Verbatim Date:17 May 1978
Locality: United States, Colorado, Delta, Adobe hills between Crawford and Paonia.
38.7877877  -107.636136 +-1000m.  WGS84
Verbatim Coordinates: T14S R92W SEC35
Georeference Remarks: The UTM used is in T14S, R92W, S35 SE 1/4 which is 5.98 miles NNW from gnis UTM for Crawford and 6.04 miles SSW from gnis UTM for Paonia. The road that runs NW of the UTM used is 39.00 Road according to CO atlas. Verified with Gunnison Basin Area Forest
Elevation: 1768 meters
Verbatim Elevation: 5800 ft, 1768 m
Habitat: Adobe hills; clay soil; north-facing exposure; 20-25% slope; scattered; with Stanleya, Erigeron, Atriplex gardnerii.
Reproductive Condition: Flr & Frt
Occurrence Remarks: Originally identified as Cryptantha paradoxa; suffrutescent perennial; 7-10 cm; white & yellow flower color.
Specimen Images
Record Id: c682b2c4-8b1d-4825-a17f-726dd5edd297
Occurrence ID (GUID): c682b2c4-8b1d-4825-a17f-726dd5edd297
For additional information on this occurrence, please contact: J Ryan Allen (
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