University of Colorado Museum of Natural History Herbarium Vascular Plant Collection
Catalog #: 00837245
Secondary Catalog #: 518197
Taxon: Mertensia lanceolata (Pursh) A. De Candolle
Collector: Janet Wingate   8386   
Date: 2004-05-17
Verbatim Date:17 May 2004
Additional Collectors: Velma Richards, Carol Winther
Locality: United States, Colorado, Elbert, Plains Conservation Center, West Bijou Creek property, 5760 acres in the Denver Basin along West Bijou Creek, 38 miles SE of downtown Denver and 12 miles S of Strasburg. Ca. 1 mile west of West Bijou Creek.
39.54864  -104.30706 +-500m.  WGS84
Verbatim Coordinates: 13 0559537E 4377892N; T6S R62W SEC2
Georeference Remarks: Point placed at collector given UTM coordinates. TRS close but does not match UTM, UV increased to cover. BL; Georeferenced 4 February 2015
Elevation: 1699 meters
Verbatim Elevation: 5573 ft
Habitat: Shortgrass prairie. NW facing slope. Common. Growing with Yucca glauca, Aristita purpurea, Bouteloua gracilis.
Reproductive Condition: Flr
Occurrence Remarks: 7.5' SE Strasburg quad.
Specimen Images
Record Id: d35d4379-1505-4dce-9090-48dddf500026
Occurrence ID (GUID): d35d4379-1505-4dce-9090-48dddf500026
For additional information on this occurrence, please contact: J Ryan Allen (
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