General Research Observations
Occurrence ID (GUID): b54d0224-f501-4299-91d3-cd3cfee4f8c1
Taxon: Erysimum capitatum var. purshii (Dur.) Rollins
Family: Brassicaceae
Collector: Tony Frates   19820502003   
Date: 1982-05-02
Locality: United States, Utah, Salt Lake, Ridge east of the University of Utah's Research Park and south of the mouth of Red Butte Canyon, lower flank of Mt. Wire; 40.764836 -111.818564
40.764824  -111.818264 +-25m.  WGS84
Elevation: 1700 meters (5576ft)
Habitat: Rock crevices, fully exposed, on/near ridgeline
Substrate: Nuggett sandstone
Associated Species: Poa bulbosa, Opuntia fragilis, Quercus gambelii (few/scrub form)
Reproductive Condition: Flowering
Notes: Few/scattered, low growing at this location; often referenced in our flora historically as Erysimum asperum var. purshii; collections for Utah incl. Salt Lake County that simply reference Erysimum asperum all require annotation to this taxon
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Author: Tony Frates
Record ID: b54d0224-f501-4299-91d3-cd3cfee4f8c1
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