Dean W. Taylor's investigation of California Geological Survey Specimens

Since Dean Taylor passed away in 2020, these data are to be considered archived and will not be regularly updated.

Please note that this database used to display specimens from CAS, DS, RSA and POM. However, since the creation of CCH2, the accession numbers of these collections have changed to barcodes. As a result, the accession in Dean's database no longer link to specimens. In the future, Dean's database will be updated to link his notes to the corrected CCH2 accession numbers for these records.

Henry Bolander
photo of party from Up and Down
Collection number: 1382
Current name: Polygonum shastense W. H. Brewer
Field Book name: Polygonum shastense Brewer
Field Book data: p. 219 near Camp 99 alt. about 7600' Mt Shasta near snow line, Sept 13
Notes (Field Book): Polygonum A nearly prostrate shrub. Flower rose, deepest on the mid vein of petal. Stamens 8 (number inconstant). Stigma 3-cleft.
Collector: William H. Brewer
Collection date: 13 Sep 1862
Taylor notes:
Accession numbers: UC6736 GH36758 US344142
State: CA
County: Siskiyou
Camp number: 99
Place: Mt. Shasta
Location description: Mt. Shasta, vicinity of present day Panther Meadows
Elevation (estimated): 8400 ft
Coordinates: 41.35529 -122.20008
Notes:
Curatorial notes:
Publication: Proc. Amer. Acad. Arts 8: 400. 1873.

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