Brigham Young University, S. L. Welsh Herbarium
Catalog #: BRYV0000247
Occurrence ID (GUID): BRY:V:0000247
Taxon: Astragalus harrisonii Barneby
Family: Fabaceae
Type Status: Paratype
Collector: Walter P. Cottam   9287   
Date: 1944-05-27
Verbatim Date: 1944-5-27
Locality: U.S.A., Utah, Wayne, Fruita.
Elevation: 1372 meters Verbatim Elevation: 4500 ft.
Habitat: Sandy slopes.
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Rights Holder: Brigham Young University
Record ID: 923468db-146e-47b8-a5b8-069077190293
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tonyfrates posted 2016-04-16 11:21:15
Elevation of 4500 ft. (1372 m) must have been a rough guess by Dr. Cottam. Fruita/orchard/school house area is basically in the 1650 m range. Elevation of the collection was probably approx. 1700 m.

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