University of Colorado Museum of Natural History Herbarium Vascular Plant Collection
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Taxon:Carex pachystachya Chamisso ex Steudel Family: CYPERACEAE
Betsy Neely; Alan Carpenter
Verbatim Date: 10 August 1984
United States, Colorado, Chaffee, San Isabel National Forest, west face of Mt. Harvard, Sawatch Range, along Continental Divide, SE of Pine Creek, above Missouri Basin. 1.5 miles northeast of Gunnison, Chaffee County Line.
38.9243981 -106.3292567 +-5000m. WGS84
I was having trouble getting all the locality info to be consistent. For ex., the Continental Divide trail is the Gunnison-Chaffee co line, and to placed point SE of Pine Creek moves point off W face of Mt. Harvard. I placed point where I thought it comp
4267 meters Verbatim Elevation:
14000 ft, 4267 m
Alpine slopes with Danthonia intermedia and Carex microptera association.