University of Colorado Museum of Natural History Herbarium Vascular Plant Collection
Catalog #: 00145656
Secondary Catalog #: 200308
Taxon: Townsendia leptotes (A. Gray) Osterhout
Collector: Ralph K. Gierisch   2848   
Date: 1964-07-07
Verbatim Date:07 July 1964
Locality: United States, Colorado, Gunnison, Gunnison National Forest; vicinity of Cumberland Pass.
38.7039631  -106.4801515 +-1000m.  WGS84
Verbatim Coordinates: T15S R81W SEC31
Georeference Remarks: I put the point N. of Cumberland Pass on a NE slope in the TRS given (according to forest service map) at 12,100ft. AAS
Elevation: 3688 meters
Verbatim Elevation: 12100 ft, 3688 m
Habitat: At contact of Limestone and Feldsitic rocks; 10% slope; NE exposure; loam soil; alpine grassland; assoc. with CAR, DRY. POA, Feov (sic); scarce.
Reproductive Condition: Flr & Frt
Occurrence Remarks: Townsendia leptotes (Gray) Osterh., det. Chris Lee 2015, University of British Columbia Herbarium; Townsendia leptotes (Gray) Osterh., det. W. A. Weber, 1965. Originally identified as Townsendia exscapa; I. D. determined by C. Feddema - 1964; prostrate biennial herb.
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Record Id: 237b08aa-9051-450f-ab8f-40bba8e375b8
Occurrence ID (GUID): 237b08aa-9051-450f-ab8f-40bba8e375b8
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