General Research Observations
Occurrence ID (GUID): 04b4f4cb-84f8-4402-94e1-b9b8d71e2bc3
Taxon: Epipactis gigantea Dougl. ex Hook.
Family: Orchidaceae
Collector: Frates, Tony   20070818230   
Date: 2007-08-18
Locality: USA, Utah, Salt Lake, Red Butte Canyon, Parley's Fork
40.790614  -111.79606 +-10m.  WGS84
Elevation: 1775 meters (5822ft)
Habitat: Wet meadow near small meandering stream channels
Associated Species: Scirpus microcarpus, Solidago lepida var. salebrosa, Cornus stolonifera, Cypripedium parviflorum var. pubescens, Equisteum arvense, Smilacina stellata, Agrostis sp.
Description: Stems end grazed possibly by moose
Reproductive Condition: Was likely fruiting but grazed
Notes: Not included in prior floristic studies of Red Butte Canyon but it does occur in adjoining canyons; seen so far only at this one location growing with other orchid species
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Author: Tony Frates
Record ID: 04b4f4cb-84f8-4402-94e1-b9b8d71e2bc3
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