Garrett Herbarium, Natural History Museum of Utah
Catalog #: UT0000061
Occurrence ID (GUID): 4b4b544d-955f-456d-af6e-28cfb97dbeb7
Secondary Catalog #: 129785
Taxon: Hesperostipa comata subsp. intermedia (Scribn. & Tweedy) Barkworth
Family: Poaceae
Determiner: Mary E. Barkworth (2014)
Collector: Melinda Greenwood   UT933-144   
Date: 2009-08-28
Verbatim Date: 28 August 2009
Additional Collectors: Larry Greenwood
Locality: USA, Utah, Piute, BLM, Hwy 24 to Windy Ridge Summit, turn R (south) onto Pine Peak Rd, stay on main road, when road turns West go ~ 1.3 mi., turn right onto slope and drive 0.2 mi.
38.278056  -111.886667 +-100m.  NAD83
Verbatim Coordinates: 38° 16' 41" N 111° 53' 12" W
Georeference Remarks: Uncertainty added by Barkworth
Elevation: 2880 meters Verbatim Elevation: 9460ft
Habitat: Grazed mountain brush/mesic grassland ecotone on rolling, gentile alluvial pediments atop S end of Parker Plateau. S aspect, 3° slope.
Substrate: Light reddish brown (5 YR 6/3) colored silty-loam soils.
Associated Species: Juniperus osteosperma, Cercocarpus ledifolius, Symphoricarpos oreophilus, Chrysothamnus vicidiflorus, Gutierrezia sarothrae, Aster sp., Eriogonum umbellatum, Poa fendleriana, Elymus elymoides, Achnatherum hymenoides, Pascopyrum smithii
Description: Plants about 250 on 0.5 A; 2 feet tall.
Reproductive Condition: fruit bearing
Notes: Seed collected from 200 plants; to be used for general research, genetic studies, long-term storage & site rehab. 'Needle & thread.' Voucher for: Seeds of Success program.
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Rights Holder: Natural History Museum of Utah
Record ID: 4b4b544d-955f-456d-af6e-28cfb97dbeb7
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