University of Colorado Museum of Natural History Herbarium Vascular Plant Collection
Catalog #: 00170167
Secondary Catalog #: 384337
Taxon: Oreocarya nitida Greene
Collector: W. A. Weber   16076   
Date: 1982-05-29
Verbatim Date:29 May 1982
Additional Collectors: R. And J. Wittmann
Locality: United States, Colorado, Montrose, 2.1 mi from Paradox on road to landfill area; Paradox Valley.
Elevation: 1650 meters
Verbatim Elevation: 5413 ft, 1650 m
Habitat: On crest of sandstone ridge.
Reproductive Condition: Flr & Frt
Occurrence Remarks: Cryptantha nitida (Greene) after Oreocarya nitida Greene, det. R. Sivinski, 1986. Plants stiffly erect, unbranched; fulvous color of pubescence not developing until dried. Originally identified as Oreocarya fulvocanescens.
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Record Id: 691b45a3-8cf3-4db7-9ffe-b9d02056aaa1
Occurrence ID (GUID): 691b45a3-8cf3-4db7-9ffe-b9d02056aaa1
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