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CCH1 Specimen Number  ?   CDA0053900   (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  ?   Ann Howald  5014
Formatted Date (YYYY MM DD) ?  2019-06-18 
Elevation (corrected)  ?   2383 meters (7818 feet) 
Jepson Bioregion ADD JEPSON REGION & color code 
USGS Land Ownership ADD LAND OWNERSHIP & color code 
County (verbatim)  ?   Mono 
Locality  ?   East slope of Sierra Nevada, wet bench above and c. 0.25 mile south of Upper Summers Mdw.  
Habitat  ?   Large wet meadow surrounded by montane sagebrush and aspens, dry granite sand to boggy meadow soil; with Populus tremuloides, Artemisia tridentata, Purshia tridentata, Wyethia mollis, Balsamorhiza sagittata, Eleocharis sp., Juncus sp., Penstemon rydbergii, Toxicoscordion venenosum, and many other sagebrush and meadow species. 
Notes  ?   Common perennial herb, corollas dark violet. Moist meadow areas. 
Coordinates  ?   38.1575280000 -119.3079720000 
Uncertainty  ?   Not recorded 
Datum  ?   Not recorded 
Georeference By  ?   A. Howald 
Source  ?   Not recorded 
Georeference Note  ?   Not recorded 
Date Last Modified  ?   2021-03-08 19:30:28 
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