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CCH1 Specimen Number  ?   RSA22768   (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  32
Formatted Date (MM DD YYYY) ?  July 11 1939 
Elevation (corrected)  ?   853 meters (2800 feet) 
County (verbatim)  ?   Siskiyou 
Locality  ?   Near junction of W and E Fork of Seiad Creek, on ridge above company's chromium mine  
Habitat  ?   Exposed ridge. 
Notes  ?   Separate sheet with photos and additional information. 
Morphology Notes  ?   From west side of well marked mining company's trail from near one of their - either center or corner - monuments. On the ridge just above said mining company's chromium mine, not such a great ways above where the West Fork and East Fork of Seiad Creek join. See notes under Nos. 30 and 31. Steep slope. Growing on ridge - so exposed to south, west, and east. See footnote ′B′ under Herbarium Specimen #30. Growing in rocky soil. The Seiad Grove must cover about a square section over a mile in either direction. I would say that this tree was probably growing not very far from an outcropping of Chromium ore, say running about 15-20 percent chromium. This might account, in a way, for the number and size of the cones. DBH of said tree probably around 16-18 inches. Estimated height at 50 ft. [Includes photos of tree] 
Date Last Modified  ?   2021-06-09 08:32:29 
   
   
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