Oreocarya caespitosa A. Nelson 
Erythea 7: 65. 1899

[Cryptantha caespitosa (A. Nelson) Payson]

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Pronunciation:
O-re-o-cár-ya  caes-pi-tò-sa
Etymology:
cespitose, with densely clumped shoots
Synonym(s):
Cryptantha caespitosa (A.Nelson) Payson  , Ann. Missouri Bot. Gard. 14: 281. 1927
Type:

A. Nelson 4749, 15 Jun 1989, U.S.A.: Wyoming, Sweetwater Co., Point of Rocks
Synlectotypes: RM 0001688, US 344925, barcode 00111020

Higgins 1971 Treatment

Distribution of Oreocarya caespitosa
Kartesz, J.T., The Biota of North America Program (BONAP). 2015. Taxonomic Data Center. (http://www.bonap.net/tdc).
Chapel Hill, N.C. [maps generated from Kartesz, J.T. 2015. Floristic Synthesis of North America, Version 1.0. Biota of North America Program (BONAP). (in press)]
COLOR KEY: Dark green =present in state; Light green=present in county, not rare;Yellow=present in county and rare; Orange=extirpated (historic).


Synlectotype:

A. Nelson 4749, 15 Jun 1989
U.S.A.: Wyoming, Sweetwater Co., Point of Rocks
US 344925_bc00111020


Specimens:
Kelley 1407, 21 June 2007 (SDSU 21276)
Locality: USA: Wyoming, Sweetwater Co.
41.6333 , -108.35107



Weber 15409, 16 June 1978
USA: Colorado, Moffat Co.
(SD 104243)





Peterson 83-248, 21 Jun 1983
USA: Colorado
(COLO 397370)

 
Anderson DA12027, 31 May 2006
USA: Colorado, Moffat Co.
(COLO 521882)




 
A. Nelson 4772, 16 Jun 1898
USA: Wyoming, Bitter Creek
(GH 00097652)
 
R. C. Rollins 1685, 14 Jun 1947
USA: Wyoming, Uinta Co.
(GH s.n.)
 
A. Nelson 7078, 10 Jun 1900
USA: Wyoming, Sweetwater Co.
(GH s.n.)