Intermountain Herbarium (Vascular plants & algae)
Catalog #: UTC00259124
Occurrence ID (GUID): 87d8ab90-2f06-4f3d-8267-c21ae12038b5
Taxon: Achnatherum hymenoides (Roemer & J.A. Schultes) Barkworth
Family: Poaceae
Determiner: Larry Greenwood (June 17, 2009)
Collector: Larry Greenwood   UT933-90   
Date: 2009-06-17
Verbatim Date: 17 June 2009
Additional Collectors: Alex Howe
Locality: United States, Utah, Piute, BLM, Hwy 89 to 470 N Circleville Cemetery Rd, pass cemetery, turn L (S) follow rd ca 2 mi, veer right (corral on left-west) take first right (jeep trail), site ca 0.5 mi on left.
38.172778  -112.301667
Verbatim Coordinates: 38° 10' 22'' N 112° 18' 06'' W
Elevation: 1920 meters Verbatim Elevation: 6295ft
Habitat: Grazed chained P-J woodland/semi-arid steppe on stream-dissected upland steppe; NE aspect, 11 degree slope
Substrate: brown (7.5YR 4/2) colored clay-silt soils
Associated Species: Artemisia tridentata, Festuca ovina, Agropyron cristatum, Guterriezia sarothrae, Bromus tectorum, Aristida sp., Helianthus annuus, Abronia fragrans, Brickellia oblongifolia, Salsola kali
Description: Plants about 700 on 1.25 A; 2.5 feet tall
Reproductive Condition: Flowering or fruiting
Notes: Seed collected from 250 plants; to be used for general research, genetic studies, long-term storage & site rehab. 'Indian ricegrass'. Voucher for Seeds of Success program. Specimen sampled for molecular study.
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Rights Holder: Utah State University
Record ID: 87d8ab90-2f06-4f3d-8267-c21ae12038b5
For additional information on this specimen, please contact: Kristian R. Valles ( Herbarium Manager) (
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