University of Colorado Museum of Natural History Herbarium Vascular Plant Collection
Catalog #: 00510727
Secondary Catalog #: 172194
Taxon: Deschampsia brevifolia R. Brown
Collector: Joan Michener   190   
Date: 1961-07-19
Verbatim Date: 19 July 1961
Locality: United States, Colorado, La Plata, San Juan National Forest: Chicago Basin. Animas River drainage ca 18 mi SE of Silverton. Around the Upper Twin Lake.
37.6243772  -107.6062873 +-1000m.  WGS84
Verbatim Coordinates: 37°38'N, 107°37'W;
Georeference Remarks: Used the gnis UTM for Chicago Basin which corresponds with T39N, R7W, S35. It is off Needle Creek which is a "off shoot" of the Animas River and is approx. 14.25 miles southeast of the gnis UTM for Silverton. Unable to locate Upper Twin Lake. LJ The U
Elevation: 3810 meters
Verbatim Elevation: 12500 ft
Habitat: Boggy area around lake.
Reproductive Condition: Flr
Occurrence Remarks: Deschampsia brevifolia R. Brown, det. W.A. Weber, October 2008. Needle Mt. Quad. Original ID: Deschampsia cespitosa (L.) P. Beauvois.
Specimen Images
Link to Source: COLO #00510727
Record Id: d0c866e9-cb7a-4db5-a773-3b9bae1cd3d6
Occurrence ID (GUID): cbcab7df-5fb1-4193-aed7-a81536c543ee
For additional information on this occurrence, please contact: J Ryan Allen (
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