University of Colorado Museum of Natural History Herbarium Vascular Plant Collection
Catalog #: 00148288
Secondary Catalog #: 496007
Taxon: Virgulaster ascendens (Lindley ex Hooker) Semple
Collector: M. Barkworth   2748   
Date: 1980-08-31
Verbatim Date:31 August 1980
Additional Collectors: B. Adams and R. Ballard
Locality: United States, Colorado, Grand, ½ mile SE of Winter Park off Hgwy. 40. At end of Moffat Tunnel.
39.88735  -105.7617 +-500m.  WGS84
Georeference Remarks: I placed the point at the mouth of the west portal of the Moffat Tunnel. This is ~0.3 miles southsouth east of the GNIS point for "old" Winter Park. RA; Georeferenced 20 October 2015
Elevation: 2743 meters
Verbatim Elevation: 9000 ft, 2743 m
Habitat: Light gravel soil, high soot content. Lodgepole abundant.
Reproductive Condition: Flr & Frt
Occurrence Remarks: = Virgulaster ascendens, det. W. A. Weber, January 18, 1996. Originally identified as Aster chilensis ssp. adscendens.
Specimen Images
Record Id: 9b1a8c08-d8af-4f42-9963-2d03675873bb
Occurrence ID (GUID): 9b1a8c08-d8af-4f42-9963-2d03675873bb
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