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Collection Details

Species: Mentzelia tiehmii N. H. Holmgren & P. K. Holmgren

Loasaceae Mentzelia tiehmii N. H. Holmgren & P. K. Holmgren
N. H. Holmgren , P. K. Holmgren 14565

Collection Date: 21 July 2001
Determined By: unknown
Determination Date: unknown
Institution: unknown


Country: United States of America

Region: Nevada

Subregion: Nye County

Locality Description: White River Valley, west of the Hay Meadow Reservoir dam, 61 km (38 mi) air distance south-southwest of downtown Lund

DD Latitude: 38.3306

DD Longitude: -115.174

Elevation: 1585-1585 m


Habitat Description: Mostly on hilltops of white soil and rock outcrops; sparse vegetation consisting of Chrysothamnus parryi, Enceliopsis nudicaulis, Berberis fremontii, Cordylanthus kingii, Artemisia nova, Hymenopappus filifolius, Eriogonum howellianum, Lepedium nanum, and Atriplex confertifolia

Botanical Data

Plant Notes: Flowers opening in the late afternoon and closed before morning

Other Data

Project: BRIT Type Specimens