General Research Observations
Occurrence ID (GUID): 250c318c-0251-471c-9eb9-97124a46c8c2
Taxon: Cirsium scariosum var. scariosum
Family: Asteraceae
Collector: Frates, Tony   20170826126   
Date: 2017-08-26
Locality: United States, Colorado, Teller, Florissant Fossil Beds National Monument, meadow west of the creek and within the Grape Creek drainage
38.917014  -105.280235 +-10m.  WGS84
Elevation: 2542 meters (8338ft)
Habitat: Moist meadow (flat, with full sun exposure)
Associated Species: Artemisia frigida, Solidago missouriensis, Erigeron formosissimus, Lepidium alyssoides, Symphyotrichum lanceolatum var. hesperium, Chenopodium hians
Description: Plants observed all appeared to be acaulescent; flower heads sessile, crowded; bases of leaves pink-tinged
Reproductive Condition: Past flowering/fruiting
Notes: Adult and juvenile plants present
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Author: Tony Frates
Author: Tony Frates
Author: Tony Frates
Record ID: 250c318c-0251-471c-9eb9-97124a46c8c2
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