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Plant    Species Name:
Hesperostipa comata (Trin. & Rupr.) Barkworth
syn. Stipa comata Trin. & Rupr.
syn. Stipa comata Trin. & Rupr. ssp. intonsa Piper

Common Name:
needle and thread


L&C Pass area, Montana   July 8, 1806
Big Hole Valley, Montana
Beaverhead River
  July 8, 1806

An image of the specimen in the Lewis and Clark herbarium. . . .

Hesperostipa comata (PH-LC 209).

The copyright for this image is retained by the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia; this image is used with their permission.

See following caption
collected by J.E. Kirkwood 1455, Missoula, Montana, 26 June 1923

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