University of Colorado Museum of Natural History Herbarium Vascular Plant Collection
Catalog #: 00817932
Secondary Catalog #: 505414
Taxon: Atriplex canescens (Pursh) Nuttall
Collector: Tim Hogan; Luke Tembrock   4384   
Date: 2004-05-23
Verbatim Date: 23 May 2004
Locality: United States, Colorado, Montrose, Black Canyon of the Gunnison National Park. Adobe Hills; western boundary of Black Canyon National Park, ca. 5 air miles NE of Montrose; accessed from Montrose via Road #65.30. GPS waypoint: AB23.
Verbatim Coordinates: 256309E 4272219N;
Elevation: 1966 meters
Verbatim Elevation: 6450 ft
Habitat: Sandstone slopes proximate to Mancos Shale. Sabina (Juniperus) osteosperma/Atriplex/Sarcobatus association.
Reproductive Condition: Flr
Occurrence Remarks: Adobe hills of Mancos Shale is a limited habitat type in BLCA; site with many spp. restricted to these shales, as well as considerable number of weeds along roadway proximate to boundary.
Specimen Images
Link to Source: COLO #00817932
Record Id: 98bdab4b-60a0-40cb-8c17-fa5bcd36b79e
Occurrence ID (GUID): 3c2541e3-cd25-4e3a-b783-6dae947a7b82
For additional information on this occurrence, please contact: J Ryan Allen (
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