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CCH1 Specimen Number  ?   CAS-BOT239544   (Accession number)   image_link (to be added soon)
Determination  ?   Penstemon rydbergii var. oreocharis  CCH1 Determination History
ICPN Name Status   JFP Rank 1, accepted name for taxon native to CA  link to ICPN 
eFlora Accepted Name  ?   Penstemon rydbergii var. oreocharis    link to Jepson eFlora 
Determination (verbatim)  ?   Penstemon rydbergii var. oreocharis 
Nativity NATIVE 
eFlora Habit perennial herb 
Collector & Number  ?   Keck, David D.  4922
Formatted Date (YYYY MM DD) ?  1938-08-16 
Elevation (corrected)  ?   3140 meters (10301 feet) 
Jepson Bioregion ADD JEPSON REGION & color code 
USGS Land Ownership ADD LAND OWNERSHIP & color code 
County (verbatim)  ?   Mono 
Locality  ?   Harvey Monroe Hall Natural Area, Slate Creek Valley, along Slate Creek Elev. given as 10300 ft.  
Habitat  ?   Found only at this spot in short-hair meadow. P. heterodoxus, which grows not far away, is much bluer (pale ultramarine), its upper lip is somewhat larger, and its sepals are linear-attenuate and very glandular. Some evident hybrids in this population, with greater height (hybrid vigor) and glandular inflorescence. 
Notes  ?   In patch 20 m across. Inflor. glabrous; corolla deep purple-violet; staminode glabrous or bearded. 
Coordinates  ?   37.9603000000 -119.2887000000 
Uncertainty  ?   1100 meters 
Datum  ?   WGS84 
Georeference By  ?   BALDWIN 2017 
Source  ?   BALDWIN 2017 Master Spatial File
Georeference Note  ?   Not recorded 
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