Utah Valley University Herbarium

Label

 
Accession # 09843 
Family
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Family
PoaceaePoaceaePoaceae  
Species Elymus glaucus Buckley
Infraspecific    ssp. glaucus 
Common name   blue wildrye
Collector(s)
Donna M. Barnes   4159  
Coll. Date 25 August 2004 
Country
State/Province
County
United States
Utah
Utah
Locality unnamed canyon branching NW of American Fork Canyon, along FR 008, ca. 1 mile N of Silver Lake Flat Reservoir;
     Elev.: 8024 ft. (2446 m.)
Habitat Notes aspen-fir community, riparian area along boulder strewn perennial stream. 
Climate NCDC temperatures, daily high (red), daily average (green) and daily low (blue), from 1970 to 2000 at this location.   NCDC average monthly precipitation from 1970 to 2000 at this location.
Latitude Longitude 40° 31'  11" N, 111° 39'  17" W
Datum WGS84 
Uncertainty Polygon diameter (with coordinate as origin): GPS
Georef. Notes This coordinate was obtained by a GPS unit and an error estimate was not recorded by the user. However due to the accuracy of most units, a polygon diameter between 25 and 250 meters could reasonably be assumed.

Taxonomy


Synonyms recognized by ITIS (bold taxon is currently accepted):

     Elymus glaucus ssp. glaucus Buckl.

     Elymus glaucus var. breviaristatus Burtt-Davy

Common Name(s): blue wild rye, blue wildrye.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=524031, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Liliopsida
                        Subclass: Commelinidae
                            Order: Cyperales
                                Family: Poaceae
                                    Genus: Elymus
                                        Species: Elymus glaucus
                                            Subspecies: Elymus glaucus ssp. glaucus
                                                

Images

Available images of this specimen (click to view):
specimen image: 09843s1.jpg

Images of other samples of the same species:
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03578
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05023
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05658
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07914
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13369

Nearby Accessions


Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
13002 Aconitum columbianum      "Columbian monkshood" same section
13039 Aconitum columbianum      "Columbian monkshood" 548 ft. E
04396 Agastache urticifolia      "nettle-leaf horse-mint" 1 mi. SE
13020 Agastache urticifolia      "nettle-leaf horse-mint" same section
13051 Agoseris aurantiaca  var. aurantiaca   "orange agoseris" 1982 ft. NE
09837 Agrostis stolonifera      "creeping bentgrass" same section
13050 Allium acuminatum      "tapertip wild onion" 1982 ft. NE
13052 Anaphalis margaritacea      "western pearly everlasting" 1982 ft. NE
12989 Aquilegia flavescens      "yellow columbine" same section
16837 Aquilegia flavescens      "yellow columbine" 548 ft. E
13035 Aquilegia flavescens      "yellow columbine" 548 ft. E
12983 Artemisia ludoviciana      "Louisiana wormwood" same section
04384 Artemisia michauxiana      "Michaux's wormwood" 1 mi. SE
04385 Artemisia michauxiana      "Michaux's wormwood" 1 mi. SE
13049 Athyrium filix-femina      "common ladyfern" 548 ft. E
09808 Brickellia grandiflora      "tassel-flowered brickellbush" same section
13011 Carex aquatilis      "water sedge" same section
13036 Carex lenticularis      "lakeshore sedge" 548 ft. E
09841 Carex lenticularis  var. lipocarpa   "Kellogg's sedge" same section
09840 Carex microptera      "smallwing sedge" same section
13048 Carex utriculata      "Northwest Territory sedge" 548 ft. E
13041 Castilleja miniata      "giant red Indian paintbrush" 548 ft. E
13005 Castilleja rhexiifolia  var. rhexiifolia   "meadow-beauty paintbrush" same section
04402 Castilleja sulphurea      "sulphur paintbrush" 1 mi. SE
13010 Castilleja sulphurea      "sulphur paintbrush" same section
13003 Chlorocrambe hastata      "spearhead" same section
04389 Chlorocrambe hastata      "spearhead" 1 mi. SE
02747 Convolvulus arvensis      "field bindweed" 1.2 mi. NW
13045 Corallorhiza maculata      "spotted coralroot" 548 ft. E
04383 Corydalis caseana      "Sierra fumewort" 1 mi. SE
04381 Corydalis caseana  ssp. brachycarpa   "Sierra fumewort" 1 mi. SE
12986 Corydalis caseana  ssp. brachycarpa   "Sierra fumewort" same section
02752 Crataegus monogyna      "oneseed hawthorn" 1.2 mi. NW
04387 Descurainia incisa  var. incisa  1 mi. SE
12995 Dodecatheon alpinum      "alpine shootingstar" same section
12997 Epilobium alpinum  var. alpinum  same section
13021 Epilobium angustifolium     same section
13004 Epilobium saximontanum      "Rocky Mountain willowherb" same section
09842 Eucephalus engelmannii      "Engelmann's aster" same section
04386 Eucephalus engelmannii      "Engelmann's aster" 1 mi. SE
16834 Eucephalus engelmannii      "Engelmann's aster" same section
12992 Euphorbia brachycera      "horned spurge" same section
04394 Fritillaria atropurpurea      "leopard-lily" 1 mi. SE
04399 Gayophytum decipiens      "deceptive groundsmoke" 1 mi. SE
13042 Geum macrophyllum      "large-leaf avens" 548 ft. E
13016 Geum macrophyllum  var. perincisum   "large-leaf avens" same section
04407 Geum macrophyllum  var. perincisum   "large-leaf avens" 1 mi. SE
09838 Glyceria grandis  var. grandis   "American mannagrass" same section
13047 Glyceria striata      "fowl mannagrass" 548 ft. E
04404 Habenaria hyperborea     1 mi. SE
04405 Habenaria hyperborea     1 mi. SE
04392 Hieracium scouleri      "Scouler's woolly hawkweed" 1 mi. SE
09807 Iliamna rivularis      "streambank wild hollyhock" same section
12991 Linanthus nuttallii     same section
13012 Lonicera involucrata      "twinberry honeysuckle" same section
12985 Lonicera involucrata      "twinberry honeysuckle" same section
12984 Mertensia ciliata      "mountain bluebells" same section
04391 Mimulus floribundus      "many-flowered monkeyflower" 1 mi. SE
13046 Mimulus guttatus      "common monkeyflower" 548 ft. E
12994 Mimulus guttatus      "common monkeyflower" same section
09844 Mimulus lewisii      "Lewis' monkeyflower" same section
12996 Mimulus moschatus      "musk monkeyflower" same section
13037 Mimulus moschatus      "musk monkeyflower" 548 ft. E
12990 Monardella odoratissima      "mountain monardella" same section
13038 Oenothera flava  var. flava   "yellow evening-primrose" 548 ft. E
13001 Packera crocata      "saffron ragwort" same section
13015 Parnassia fimbriata      "fringed grass of Parnassus" same section
13043 Pedicularis groenlandica      "elephanthead lousewort" 548 ft. E
13053 Penstemon cyananthus  var. cyananthus   "Wasatch beardtongue" 1982 ft. NE
13014 Penstemon leonardii  var. leonardii   "Leonard's beardtongue" same section
12993 Penstemon leonardii  var. leonardii   "Leonard's beardtongue" same section
13009 Penstemon whippleanus      "Whipple's beardtongue" same section
04397 Penstemon whippleanus      "Whipple's beardtongue" 1 mi. SE
13000 Penstemon whippleanus      "Whipple's beardtongue" same section
13018 Phacelia hastata  var. hastata   "alpine silverleaf scorpionweed" same section
13044 Platanthera dilatata  var. dilatata   "tall white bog orchid" 548 ft. E
12987 Platanthera dilatata  var. leucostachys   "Sierra bog orchid" same section
13040 Polemonium foliosissimum      "towering Jacob's-ladder" 548 ft. E
04400 Polygonum douglasii  var. douglasii  1 mi. SE
13007 Potentilla fruticosa     same section
13017 Potentilla gracilis  var. fastigiata   "slender cinquefoil" same section
12999 Rubus parviflorus      "thimbleberry" same section
04395 Rumex occidentalis     1 mi. SE
13008 Saxifraga odontoloma      "brook saxifrage" same section
16696 Scrophularia lanceolata      "spear-leaf figwort" same section
12988 Scrophularia lanceolata      "spear-leaf figwort" same section
13071 Sedum lanceolatum      "spearleaf stonecrop" 1982 ft. NE
04398 Senecio multilobatus      "lobeleaf groundsel" 1 mi. SE
04388 Senecio serra  var. serra   "tall ragwort" 1 mi. SE
09839 Senecio triangularis      "arrow-leaf ragwort" same section
12998 Silene menziesii      "Menzies' campion" same section
02758 Smilacina stellata     1.2 mi. NW
04403 Solidago multiradiata  var. scopulorum   "low goldenrod" 1 mi. SE
13013 Sorbus scopulina      "mountain-ash" same section
04401 Stellaria jamesiana     1 mi. SE
13019 Symphoricarpos oreophilus  var. utahensis   "Utah snowberry" same section
13006 Symphyotrichum eatonii      "Eaton's aster" same section
02759 Symphytum officinale      "common comfrey" 1.2 mi. NW
02764 Vinca major      "big-leaf periwinkle" 1.2 mi. NW
02748 Weigelia floribunda      "Weigelia" 1.2 mi. NW

Locale


Nearby locations from the USGS Geographic Name Information System (GNIS) database:

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Silver Lake Dam (Dam) Utah County, UT 0.8 mi. W 8731  Dromedary Peak 
Silver Lake Flat (Flat) Utah County, UT 1.2 mi. S 7504  Dromedary Peak 
Silver Lake (Reservoir) Utah County, UT 0.9 mi. W 8980  Dromedary Peak 
Silver Lake Flat (Reservoir) Utah County, UT 1.3 mi. S 7481  Dromedary Peak 
Silver Lake Flat Dam (Dam) Utah County, UT 1.3 mi. S 7481  Dromedary Peak 
Earl-Eagle Mine (Mine) Utah County, UT 1.3 mi. N 10096  Dromedary Peak 
Silver Glance Lake (Lake) Utah County, UT 1.2 mi. NW 9843  Dromedary Peak 
Silver Lake Summer Home Area (Populated Place) Utah County, UT 1.5 mi. S 7405  Timpanogos Cave 
Porcupine Gulch (Valley) Utah County, UT 1.5 mi. SE   Dromedary Peak 
Silver Creek (Stream) Utah County, UT 1.8 mi. SE   Dromedary Peak 
Major Evans Gulch (Valley) Utah County, UT 1.6 mi. SE   Dromedary Peak 
White Baldy (Summit) Salt Lake County, UT 1.7 mi. NW 11100  Dromedary Peak 
Globe Mines (Mine) Utah County, UT 1.9 mi. NE 9433  Dromedary Peak 
Granite Flat Campground (Locale) Utah County, UT 2.1 mi. S 6733  Timpanogos Cave 
Merril Flat (Flat) Utah County, UT 2 mi. N 9945  Dromedary Peak 
White Canyon (Valley) Utah County, UT 1.9 mi. SW   Timpanogos Cave 
Holman Flat (Flat) Utah County, UT 1.9 mi. SE 7162  Timpanogos Cave 
Twin Peaks (Summit) Tooele County, UT 2.2 mi. N 11375  Dromedary Peak 
White Pine Lake (Reservoir) Salt Lake County, UT 2 mi. NW 9974  Dromedary Peak 
White Pine Dam (Dam) Salt Lake County, UT 2.1 mi. NW 9918  Dromedary Peak 

Links

Taxon Links for species Elymus glaucus  Buckley

CalPhotos, Berkeley Digital Library Project

CNPS Manual of California Vegetation Database

USDA Plants database
University of Washington Herbarium: Plants of Washington (images)

Texas A&M University: Image Library (images)

Lady Bird Johnson's Wildflower Center

Google Images

External link to this species in the UVU Herbarium:
http://herbarium.UVU.edu/virtual/search.asp?taxon=Elymus+glaucus

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