Intermountain Herbarium (Vascular plants & algae)
Catalog #: UTC00264880
Taxon: Pediomelum megalanthum var. retrorsum (Rydb.) J. Grimes
Family: Fabaceae
Determiner: Ashley N. Egan (20 December 2017)
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Collector: D. Gentilcore   33   
Date: 2011-06-01
Verbatim Date: 01 June 2011
Locality: United States, Nevada, Lincoln, Mt. Irish Range. Davis Cabin Fire of 1985. 1.7 km from intersection with Mail Summit Rd.
37.70275  -115.30961  WGS84
Verbatim Coordinates: 37d 42’ 9.9” 115d 18’ 34.6”
Elevation: 1706 meters
Verbatim Elevation: 1706 m
Habitat: Flat within small valley. Sandy soil. Collected from within and just around road
Associated Species: Chrysothamnus viscidiflorus, Bromus tectorum, Comandra umbellata, Calochortus flexuosus, Lappula occidentalis, Phacelia fremontii, Phlox longifolia, Gilia spp., Heliomeris multiflora, Cryptantha circumscissa, Elymus elymoides, Balsamorhiza hookeri, Pleuraphis jamesii and Camelina microcarpa.
Description: Perennial herb to 30cm from tuberous root. Banner light blue around margins and white in the middle. Wings and keel purple at apex, fading to white proximally.
Reproductive Condition: flower
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Rights Holder: Utah State University
Record Id: d898308a-77b0-4e02-a6c3-fe23988b52aa
Occurrence ID (GUID): d898308a-77b0-4e02-a6c3-fe23988b52aa
For additional information on this occurrence, please contact: Kristian R. Valles ( Herbarium Manager) (
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