University of Colorado Museum of Natural History Herbarium Vascular Plant Collection
Catalog #: 00008946
Secondary Catalog #: 318467
Taxon: Aletes nuttallii (A. Gray) W. A. Weber
Collector: Barry C. Johnston; Pete Lucas   1786   
Date: 1978-07-07
Verbatim Date:07 July 1978
Locality: United States, Colorado, Grand, Beside Colorado highway 9, ca. 3 mi. SSE Kremmling.
40.008608  -106.3759034 +-100m.  WGS84
Verbatim Coordinates: T1N R80W Sec32 SE¼ of NE¼
Georeference Remarks: I placed point in SE? of NE? of sec 32 along hwy 9 TF The elevation does not reach 7513' in the 1/4 1/4 section given. The point is good. RA
Elevation: 2290 meters
Verbatim Elevation: 7513 ft, 2290 m
Habitat: Nearly flat, barren black-shale slopes derived from a lower member of the Pierre Formation, with Tetradymia canescens.
Reproductive Condition: Flr & Frt
Notes: Forming large hemispherical mounds to 50 cm diam. with 20-30 stems, branched caudex from a thick vertical rootstock up to 5 cm diam, with smell like sweet carrots or weak turpentine when fresh.
Specimen Images
Link to Source: COLO #00008946
Record Id: 8f197ce9-a663-4a40-8d4f-521e7c69060b
Occurrence ID (GUID): 981a3abf-1d63-40ea-80d6-46a6d50057cd
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