Oreocarya elata Eastw. 
Bull. Torrey Bot. Club 30: 241. 1903


[Cryptantha elata (Eastw.) Payson]


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Pronunciation:
O-re-o-cár-ya e-lá-ta
Etymology:
Raised, reaching high level.
Synonym(s):
Cryptantha elata (Eastwood) Payson, Missouri Bot. Gard. 14:285. 1927
Type:
A. Eastwood, 15 May 1892, U.S.A: Colorado, Grand Junction
Lectotype: CAS 0006975
Isotype(s): US 00111022


Distribution of Oreocarya elata
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).


Specimens:
Oreocarya elata
Ripma 344, May 4, 2012 (SDSU 20070)
Locality: 39.28283, -108.81693