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CCH1 Specimen Number  ?   RSA22762   (Accession number)   image_link (to be added soon)
Determination  ?   Cupressus bakeri 
ICPN Name Status   JFP Rank 1a, taxonomic or nomenclatural synonym for taxon native to CA  link to ICPN 
eFlora Accepted Name  ?   Hesperocyparis bakeri    link to Jepson eFlora 
Determination (verbatim)  ?   Cupressus bakeri 
Nativity NATIVE 
eFlora Habit tree 
Collector & Number  ?   O. V. Matthews  41
Formatted Date (MM DD YYYY) ?  July 22 1939 
Elevation (corrected)  ?   1219 meters (4000 feet) 
County (verbatim)  ?   Siskiyou 
Locality  ?   North side of ′Lava Road′. About 3.3 miles from junction with county road for Day  
Habitat  ?   Rolling old lava flow. 
Notes  ?   Includes separate sheet with much additional information. 
Morphology Notes  ?   Supplementary collections: Photo, soil (rack). See also Matthews #40 (RSA 22758). This was the second largest cypress tree found in the Type Region or Grove. Estimated height at about 50 ft. DBH of same 22.7591 inches. Compare picture with that of ′artistic group′ on Northeast Goose Nest - from which came numbers 36-37-38. This tree had smooth bark very similar to the trees at Seiad and Miller Lake - very much so. Rock samples: collected nearby are being sent to the Arnold Arboretum, Stanford University, and Dr. Wolf. Staples of the University of Oregon identified said rock as highly vesicular basalt. 12/8/39. Picture #3-506 117 9 Base of second largest Bakers Cypress in Type Region. 
Coordinates  ?   41.203220 -121.820350 
Uncertainty  ?   2922 meters 
Datum  ?   NAD27 
Georeference By  ?   Not recorded 
Source  ?   Terrain Navigator Pro
Georeference Note  ?   Thu Dec 30 16:33:26 2010; georef from 2006-2015 archive backup file  
Date Last Modified  ?   2021-06-09 08:32:29 
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