Arceuthobium vaginatum (Willd.) J. Presl
Denise Wilson, Stanley Smookler s.n.
Verbatim Date: 2008-9-26
United States, Colorado, Golden, Golden Gate Canyon State Park.
39.858097 -105.354092 NAD-83
Above Nott Creek Parking lot, close to CO Hwy 46 & the ranger stations road, up to 7 meters (200 feet) north of trail.
2378 meters (7800ft)
montane open ponderosa pine slope
Pinus ponderosa, Pontentilla drymocallis fissa, P. effusa, Artemisia grigida and A. campestri, Arctostaphylis spp., Symphyotricum porteri
parasite of ponderosa pine, witches broom on branches; internodes less than 4 times as long as wide; light green to copper in color, but turns black when seeds explode
Record ID: 3b92d4d8-20f7-401f-bfed-cdd977ae1737