ASU : Plants
Arizona State University Vascular Plant Herbarium
Catalog #: ASU0297598
Taxon: Lappula occidentalis var. cupulata (A. Gray) Higgins
Family: Boraginaceae
Collector: Walter Fertig   28315   
Date: 2013-05-06
Locality: USA, Utah, Grand, Colorado Plateau: Blue Hills, dry tributary wash of Tenmile Wash, ca 7.5 air miles W of junction of Blue Hills Road and US Hwy 163, ca 18 air miles NW of Moab. TRS: T23S R19E S31 SE4 of NW4.
38.768241  -109.865148
Verbatim Coordinates: UTM: 12S 598590E 4291670N NAD83.
Elevation: 1433 meters
Verbatim Elevation: 4700ft
Habitat: Sandy mesa top and banks of wash lined by sandstone boulders and bedrock. Community of Coleogyne ramosissima, Ephedra viridis, Fraxinus anomala, and Juniperus osteosperma with well-developed biological soil crust. Veg cover 30-40%.
Reproductive Condition: Flowering & Fruiting
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Record Id: 5225cd36-cfc9-46cb-be3b-e257b0a1a388
Occurrence ID (GUID): 5225cd36-cfc9-46cb-be3b-e257b0a1a388
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