Brassicaceae_Boechera lincolnensis

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Family Brassicaceae
Basionym Boechera lincolnensis Windham & Al-Shehbaz
Original Identification Boechera pulchra (M.E. Jones ex S. Wats.) W. A. Weber var. munciensis (M.E. Jones) Dom
Current Taxon Boechera lincolnensis Windham & Al-Shehbaz
Protologue Citation Harvard Papers in Botany 11(1): 71-72. 2006.
Holotype/Isotype Isotype
DUKE Accession Number 395461
Comments  
Primary Collector M. D. Windham
Collector Number 3016
Collection Date 2 May 2004
Country United States
Province/State Nevada
Plant Location Notes Lincoln Co.: WSW of Pony Springs on slopes below Kixmiller Summit ca. 1.56 km NW of South Mud Spring. T5N, R65E, Sec. 9. Lat.: 38°18'17"N Long.: 114°41'56"W (WFS84 Datum). Elev. 6175 ft. In gravelly (limestone & volcanics) soil on gentle W-facing slope with Artemisia, Pinus, Juniperus & Purshia. 
Plant Description Notes Perennials to 50 cm tall, from elevated, ± woody caudices; herbage (including pedicels) with abundant dendritic hairs; leaves linear, non-auriculate; petals lavender, to 12 mm long; pollen ± irregular, the functional grains narrowly ellipsoid; fruiting pedicels divergent, to 16 mm long; fruits spreading-pendulous, densely dendritic pubescent throughout.
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Broad geographical location North America
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