Colorado Mesa University, Walter A. Kelley Herbarium
Catalog #: MESA03859
Occurrence ID (GUID): d7bb1ac7-7d32-4561-a2cd-1d8770f19348
Taxon: Monolepis nuttalliana (J.A. Schultes) Greene
Family: Amaranthaceae
Collector: L.E. Cassin   8   
Date: 2016-04-23
Locality: United States, Colorado, Mesa, DeBeque, 7.5 miles South of DeBeque; 1 mile East of 45 1/2 Rd. near Shire Gulch
39.240758  -108.15289
Verbatim Coordinates: 12S 745719E 4347358N
Elevation: 1707 meters (5599ft)
Habitat: In flat sandy area of alluvial soil derived from Wasatch formation; In partly sun with southern aspect but morning shade; In Pinyon- Juniper community; Growing where flood waters had washed debris
Associated Species: Astragalus debequaeus; Artemisia tridentata var vaseyana; Atriplex confertifolia and canescens; Erodium cicutarium; Bromus tectorum
Description: Annual herb
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Rights Holder: Colorado Mesa University
Record ID: d7bb1ac7-7d32-4561-a2cd-1d8770f19348
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