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The Collection: Locality Information Lewis and Clark as Naturalists
Locality Name:
Cheyenne River
Stanley County , South Dakota

On the Missouri at the mouth of the Cheyenne River

Distance from Camp Dubois: 1,336 miles


Species Encountered:
icon-4 Ericameria nauseosa (Pall. ex Pursh) Nesom & Baird
rubber rabbitbrush
October 1, 1804
Collected along the Missouri during the month of October

An image of the specimen in the Lewis and Clark herbarium. . . .
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icon-4 Artemisia cana Pursh
purple sagebrush
October 1, 1804
Near mouth of Cheyenne River on Oct. 1, and on Oct. 2, farther upstream near the Sully and Potter county line

An image of the specimen in the Lewis and Clark herbarium. . . .
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icon-4 Artemisia longifolia Nutt.
longleaved wormwood
October 1, 1804
Probably collected above mouth of Cheyenne River

An image of the specimen in the Lewis and Clark herbarium. . . .
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icon-4 Rhus trilobata Nutt.
skunkbush sumac
October 1, 1804
Near mouth of Cheyenne River

An image of the specimen in the Lewis and Clark herbarium. . . .
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Journal Entries:

On the Missouri at the mouth of the Cheyenne River
Distance from Camp Dubois: 1,336 miles



 
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