LSU : Vascular Plants
Louisiana State University, Shirley C. Tucker Herbarium
Catalog #: LSU00087106
Occurrence ID (GUID): 45558c4a-27a5-11e3-8d47-005056be0003
Secondary Catalog #: 112424
Taxon: Cryptantha longiflora (A. Nels.) Payson
Family: Boraginaceae
Collector: W. A. Kelley   81-8   
Date: 1981-05-14
Verbatim Date: 1981-5-14
Locality: United States, Colorado, Mesa, Rabbit Valley near Castle Rock. East slope of valley.
Verbatim Coordinates: T10S R4W Sec30
Elevation: 1402 meters (4599ft)
Habitat: Gravely clay loam light gray to white. Desert grassland/pine-juniper woods. Scattered. Short lived perennial [2-3(4) years] herb. Leaves linear to spathulate with short hairs and many long stinging hairs. The long hairs pusticulate (cystolithic!). Stems and calyx similar to leaves in hairiness. Petals white, the corolla tube greatly exceeding the calyx. Inflorescence hairy but green.
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Record Id: 05a49e68-c1cc-4642-a770-5fc7e9cef1d9
For additional information on this specimen, please contact: Jennifer S. Kluse, Collections Manager (jkluse@lsu.edu)
Current Record
Louisiana State University, Shirley C. Tucker Herbarium (LSU:Vascular Plants)
W. A. Kelley 81-81981-05-14
Catalog Number: LSU00087106
GUID: 45558c4a-27a5-11e3-8d47-005056be0003
Latest Identification: Cryptantha longiflora


Colorado Mesa University, Walter A. Kelley Herbarium (MESA)
W.A. Kelley 81-81981-05-14
Catalog Number: MESA02813
Latest Identification: Cryptantha longiflora

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