General Research Observations
Occurrence ID (GUID): 706121ab-42b3-4a87-b4ba-cfddd4fc043b
Taxon: Cryptantha crassisepala var. elachantha I.M. Johnston
Family: Boraginaceae
Collector: Frates, Tony   816   
Date: 2016-04-09
Locality: United States, Utah, Garfield, East of Sandy Ranch near ridge, approx. 13.5 miles south/southeast of the SR-24 and Notom road junction
38.09351  -111.06216 +-8m.  WGS84
Georeference Remarks: Garmin GPS76
Elevation: 1675 meters Verbatim Elevation: 5490 ft.
Habitat: Flat plateau, dry, open, exposed with only occasional junipers and scattered clumps of Harriman's yucca
Substrate: Red sandy loose to hardened soils
Associated Species: Abronia cf. nana var. nana, Sphaeralcea parvifolia
Description: Flowers tiny, sessile, white (drying cream); herbage densely hirsute with both long and short hairs, hairs pustulose (the size of the pustule varying based on hair length)
Reproductive Condition: Flowering
Notes: Early anthesis, plants numerous
Specimen Images
Author: Tony Frates
Record ID: 706121ab-42b3-4a87-b4ba-cfddd4fc043b
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