Garrett Herbarium, Natural History Museum of Utah
Catalog #: UT0008956
Occurrence ID (GUID): 59b1e169-1494-44c6-b2d0-0cf9f4f90581
Secondary Catalog #: 128642
Taxon: Myriopteris wootonii (Maxon) Grusz & Windham,
Family: Pteridaceae
Collector: M. D. Windham   3533   
Date: 2008-04-25
Additional Collectors: J. Beck
Locality: USA, Colorado, Las Animas, SSE of Kim along County Hwy 10.8 on ridge above Sheep Pen Canyon ca. 2.52 km NW of its confluence with Dennis Canyon. T34S R52W, Sec 20
37.062222  -103.275556  WGS84
Verbatim Coordinates: 37° 03' 44" N 103° 16' 32" W
Elevation: 1615 meters Verbatim Elevation: 5300 ft.
Habitat: In soil among sandstone rocks SSE-facing slope
Associated Species: Pinus, Juniperus, Quercus, Cylindropuntia, Yucca
Description: Rhizome scales concolorous to distinctly bicolorous, loosely appressed; leaves scattered along creeping rhizomes; abaxial blade scales broadly lanceolate-attenuate, with coarse cilia proximally (understory scales often ciliate throughout); ultimate segments to 1.2 mm in diameter, essentially glabrous adaxially.
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Rights Holder: Natural History Museum of Utah
Record Id: 59b1e169-1494-44c6-b2d0-0cf9f4f90581
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