Museum of Northern Arizona
(MNA)
Catalog #: WACA 2541
Occurrence ID (GUID): 5724220f-3441-4c82-92b0-0621f79c3479
Taxon: Krascheninnikovia lanata (Pursh) A.D.J. Meeuse & Smit
Family: Amaranthaceae
Determiner: CLARK, ART (1965)
ID Remarks: winterfat
Collector: CLARK, ART   s.n.   
Date: 1965-08-05
Locality: United States, Arizona, COCONINO, ISLAND TRAIL, SOUTH SIDE.
Description: PREVIOUSLY IDENTIFIED AS EUROTIA LANATA. COMMON NATIVE PERENNIAL SHRUB, ROCKY SOIL, HT. 12 IN. VALUABLE WINTER FORAGE. USED BY INDIANS MEDICINALLY TO TREAT FEVERS. THE POWDERED ROOT WAS APPLIED TO BURNS.
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Record ID: 5724220f-3441-4c82-92b0-0621f79c3479
For additional information on this specimen, please contact: Kirstin Olmon Phillips (kphillips@musnaz.org)
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