University of Colorado Museum of Natural History Herbarium Vascular Plant Collection
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Taxon:Ceratocephala orthoceras De Candolle Family: RANUNCULACEAE
Caleb A. Morse
Verbatim Date: 1 June 1999
United States, Colorado, Mesa, 2.2 mi S, 17.2 mi W DeBeque. Take X.50/222 Road (to Wild Horse Area), 11.5 road mi E from junction with 204/45 Road then O.90 Road 6.5 roadmi SE. Site on N side of O.90 Road.
I put the point in the UTM equivalent of the lat/long given in the NE1/4 of the TRS given on the N side of 0.90 road at 2099m (6886ft.). AAS It looks like all of the references to east in this record should be west. Then the record makes sense. (West f
2100 meters Verbatim Elevation:
Weedy, grazed, somewhat scrubby ridgetop and NW-facing sandstone bluffs just E Corcoran Peak. Scattered pinyon and juniper; gambell oak and serviceberry common. Rocky, sandy, frequently barren soil. Common in wash.
Original ID: Ranunculus testiculatus. Lat./Long. determined by topographical map.