Accession Detail Results
|Determination||Carex spectabilis |
More information: Jepson Online Interchange
|Collector, number, date||Chas. H. Quibell, 5141, 1955-7-25|
|Locality||Humphreys Basin, Headwaters Piute Creek, tributary S Fork San Joaquin River, W over Sierran crest from Bishop, Inyo County; Mt Humphreys E-NE 13,986 ; Lowest spots on rim NE around E to SW 12,400 .|
|Coordinates||37.26531 -118.70663 BerkeleyMapper [or without layers, here]|
|Datum||WGS84; ER = 1.236 km|
|Coordinate source||GoogleMaps via BerkeleyMapper (copied from RSA119189)|
|Notes||Lodgepole forest Piute Canyon up to 10,400-10,600 ; subalpine forest to 10,800 (even 11,200 on few favored rocky slopes); Occas. Pinus albicaulis krumholtz to 11,200 , rare specimens to 11,600 ; Basin mostly above 11,000 and alpine with extensive areas herbaceous alpine cover. This yellow-green multiple headed Carex among rocks along Desolation Creek at ca. 11,000 where it breaks to drop over steeper slope toward Golden Trout Lake ca. 1/2 mile SW. Salix, Ledum, Aquilegia, Sphenosciadium, etc.;|
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