Chicago Botanic Garden
Catalog #: 16945
Taxon: Schizachyrium scoparium (Michx.) Nash
Family: Poaceae
Collector: Denise C. Wilson & Jim Varplancke & MT Conservation Corps Crew Leaders   WY-930A-111   
Date: 2011-11-09
Verbatim Date: 2011-11-9
Locality: United States, Wyoming, Cambell, Fortification Creek.
44.4555555556  -105.919444444  NAD-27
Location Remarks: Fortification Creek. Site 3: Hwy 15 east from Buffalo to Hwy 341 (approx 46 miles), south on 341 to Arvada, east on 38 for 5 miles to 293 (aka S. Prong Rd and 29) Echeta Rd) to Floyd Ranch (approx 13.5 mi), turn right into locked gate abd drive to top of mesa.
Elevation: 1678 meters Verbatim Elevation: 5505ft
Habitat: Roadside, open, dry slope, small draw pond, grazing lands
Associated Species: Artemisia tridendata, A. cana, A. ludoviciana, A. frigida, Ericameria nauseosa, Achillea lanulosa, Bouteloua gracilis, Agropyron cristatum, Hesperostipa comata, Koeleria macrantha, Krascheninnikovia lanata
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Record ID: 504e7ccd-83a6-4a15-a58e-b438143dbb98
For additional information on this specimen, please contact: Nyree Zerega (
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