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Species: Thelesperma megapotamicum
Collection Date: July 29, 2002
Bar Code ID: 000082761
UUID: c3ba16ba-9996-4890-9b41-89991c3fa771
Collectors: John B. Nelson, R. Wnek, D./K. Kennemore, S. Matlock
Collector's Identifier: 23536
Country: United States
State or Province: New Mexico
County or Parish: San Miguel
Fips Code: 35047
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Verbatim Directions to Locality: Matlock ranch along W edge of Manuelitas Creek, off NM 518 on NW side of Sapello, about 13 mi NW of Las Vegas.
Altitude (in meters):2134
Latitude - degree with decimals: 35.786
Latitude Direction Flag: N
Longitude - degree with decimals: 105.2526
Longitude Direction Flag: W
Habitat: With Delphinium, Mentzelia reverchonii, Trifolium pratense, Oenothera cespitosa, Abronia, Argemone polyanthemos, Lappula reverchonii, Camelina sativa, Valeriana edulis.
Plant Morphology Observations: Corolla orange-yellow, pappus bristles 2/achene, strongly barbed (retrorsely).
Local Abundance Observations: Occasional herbs with deep taproots, scattered in grassy pasture.
Type of Donor: Herbarium
Donor: University of South Carolina
Non digital information?: N

Identification Records

Identifier's Name: John B. Nelson
Formal Identification Date: 2002-07-29
Lowest Rank Identified: Species
Identification History: Thelesperma megapotamica (Spreng.) Kuntze
Identifier's Name: Chris Buddenhagen
Formal Identification Date: 2012-10-12
Lowest Rank Identified: Species
Further Identification Comments: This corrects the spelling of the specific epithet. This is not a verification of the previous identification.
Identification History: Thelesperma megapotamicum (Spreng.) Kuntze