University of Colorado Museum of Natural History Herbarium Vascular Plant Collection
Catalog #: 00169904
Secondary Catalog #: 56571
Taxon: Oreocarya nitida Greene
Collector: W. A. Weber   4718   
Date: 1949-06-09
Verbatim Date:09 June 1949
Locality: United States, Colorado, San Miguel, Gypsum Valley 4 mi. e. of Gypsum Gap, e. of Gladel.
38.0224284  -108.6359232 +-5000m.  WGS84
Verbatim Coordinates: T44N R16W
Georeference Remarks: I plotted the UTM 4 miles east of Gypsum Gap along Gypsum Creek. I increased the CV to 5 due to the vagueness of the locality. RA
Habitat: On shales, hilltop, with Chaenactis scaposa.
Reproductive Condition: Flr & Frt
Occurrence Remarks: Cryptantha nitida (Greene), after Oreocarya nitida Greene, det. R. Sivinski, 1986. Corona yellow, 2-3mm. long; tube not greatly exceeding calyx. Originally identified as Cryptantha fulvocanescens.
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Record Id: e8e45985-2e4e-4364-8628-30a07f0dd383
Occurrence ID (GUID): e8e45985-2e4e-4364-8628-30a07f0dd383
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