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Collection Details

Species: Astragalus spectabilis C.L. Porter

Fabaceae Astragalus spectabilis C.L. Porter
C. L. Porter 5309

Collection Date: 3 June 1950
Determined By: C.L. Porter
Determination Date: unknown
Institution: unknown


Country: United States of America

Region: Utah

Subregion: Uintah County

Locality Description: Slopes of the Wasatch formation, in a canyon about 5 miles south of Vernal on U.S. 40.

Elevation: 5200-5200 m


Habitat Description: Red, sandy slopes of the Wasatch formation.

Botanical Data

Plant Notes: Plants caespitose; flowers pinkish-purple.

! Isotype, Rhodora 54: 160.1952 [RCB '54]; also Astragalus detritalis Jones (RCB '54)

Other Data

Project: BRIT Type Specimens