Fort Lewis College Herbarium
Catalog #: FLD0013385
Occurrence ID (GUID): 7fde6ac6-c1ac-4013-b75a-88d560a7b79c
Secondary Catalog #: 012850
Taxon: Botrychium pinnatum St. John
Family: Ophioglossaceae
Determiner: Don Farrar (2006)
ID Remarks: From photo
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Collector: Tim Reeves   10639m   
Date: 2005-08-04
Additional Collectors: Jim Welles & Les Lundquist
Locality: United States, Colorado, San Juan, Molas Pass; 0.09 mi E of & below summit and parking lot on US 550.
37.736528  -107.696056
Verbatim Coordinates: 37° 44' 11.5" N 107° 41' 45.8" W
Elevation: 3303 meters (10834ft)
Habitat: Subalpine meadow/slopes on 25 deg E-facing slope.
Substrate: Subalpine meadow duff; shallow soil mostly help by vegetation roots. 90% vegetation cover with a little bare soil and scattered porphyrtic andesite (igneous) and mudstone rocks/gravel.
Associated Species: Willows, Ribes, Lonicera involucrata, spruce, aspen, grasses, sedges, Thalictrum alpinum, yarrow, Fragaria, Dendelion, Agoseris, Potentilla argentea, Potentilla sp., yellow Castilleja, Epilobium.
Description: Deep, bright green above and more-or-less glaucous below.
Reproductive Condition: Spores
Specimen Images
Record ID: 7fde6ac6-c1ac-4013-b75a-88d560a7b79c
For additional information on this specimen, please contact: Ross McCauley, Curator (
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