Utah Valley University Herbarium

Label

 
Accession # 09923 
Family
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Family
AsteraceaeAsteraceaeAsteraceae  
Species Chaenactis stevioides Hook. & Arn.
Common name   desert pincushion
Collector(s)
D.M. Barnes   3940  
   with K.T. Harper
Coll. Date 12 May 2004 
Country
State/Province
County
United States
Utah
Emery County
Locality junction of Highway 24 and I-70, ca 0.5 mi along dirt road, N of freeway entrance, E side of road.
     Elev.: 4290 ft. (1308 m.)
Habitat Notes Morrison Formation, silty alkaline soils. 
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 38° 56'  15" N, 110° 22'  41" W
Datum Not recorded
Uncertainty Not calculated

Taxonomy


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

     Chaenactis stevioides Hook. & Arn.

     Chaenactis gillespiei Stockwell
     Chaenactis latifolia Stockwell
     Chaenactis mexicana Stockwell
     Chaenactis stevioides var. brachypappa (Gray) Hall
     Chaenactis stevioides var. thornberi Stockwell

Common Name(s): Steve's dusty maiden, Steve's dustymaiden, Steve's pincushion.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=36998, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Magnoliopsida
                        Subclass: Asteridae
                            Order: Asterales
                                Family: Asteraceae
                                    Genus: Chaenactis
                                        Species: Chaenactis stevioides
                                                                                            

Images

Available images of this specimen (click to view):
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Images of other samples of the same species:
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Nearby Accessions


Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
09920 Aliciella leptomeria      "sand gilia" same section
00696 Aliciella stenothyrsa      "Uinta Basin gilia" 1.4 mi. N
09929 Astragalus flavus  var. argillosus  same section
17824 Atriplex gardneri  var. cuneata  same section
17822 Atriplex gardneri  var. welshii  same section
09924 Chenopodium fremontii  var. incanum  same section
09928 Cleome lutea      "yellow spiderflower" same section
09930 Eremocrinum albomarginatum      "Utah solitaire lily" same section
09927 Eremopyrum triticeum      "annual wheatgrass" same section
09925 Eriogonum fusiforme      "Grand Valley desert trumpet" same section
17823 Eriogonum leptocladon      "sand wild buckwheat" same section
09922 Lappula occidentalis  var. cupulata   "western stickseed" same section
09926 Mentzelia albicaulis      "whitestem blazingstar" same section
09921 Townsendia annua      "annual Townsend-daisy" same section

Locale


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Buckmaster Reservoir (Reservoir) Emery County, UT 1 mi. N 4347  Jessies Twist 
Tidwell Bottoms (Bend) Emery County, UT 1.3 mi. W 4259  Spotted Wolf Canyon 
Buckmaster Draw (Valley) Emery County, UT 1.7 mi. S   Jessies Twist 
Black Dragon Wash (Valley) Emery County, UT 1.5 mi. W   Drowned Hole Draw 
Tidwell Draw (Valley) Emery County, UT 1.9 mi. N   Mexican Mountain 
Spotted Wolf Canyon (Valley) Emery County, UT 1.7 mi. SW   Spotted Wolf Canyon 
Camp Vinero (Summit) Emery County, UT 2.2 mi. N 4570  Spotted Wolf Canyon 
Thompsons Hole (Valley) Emery County, UT 2.2 mi. NW   Spotted Wolf Canyon 
Shadscale Mesa (Summit) Emery County, UT 2.9 mi. SW 4465  Spotted Wolf Canyon 
Black Dragon Pictograph (Locale) Emery County, UT 2.6 mi. W 4626  Spotted Wolf Canyon 
The Squeeze (Valley) Emery County, UT 3.1 mi. SW   Spotted Wolf Canyon 
Hatt Reservoir (Reservoir) Emery County, UT 3.9 mi. S 4229  Jessies Twist 
Jessies Twist (Locale) Emery County, UT 3.8 mi. SE 4413  Jessies Twist 
Moonshine Tanks (Reservoir) Emery County, UT 4.7 mi. SW 4482  Spotted Wolf Canyon 
Sulfur Spring (Spring) Emery County, UT 4.6 mi. NW 4328  Spotted Wolf Canyon 
Sulphur Spring (Spring) Emery County, UT 4.6 mi. NW 4334  Spotted Wolf Canyon 
Lower Black Box (Valley) Emery County, UT 4.8 mi. NW   Spotted Wolf Canyon 
Mexican Bend (Bend) Emery County, UT 6.6 mi. NW 4557  Mexican Mountain 

Links

Taxon Links for species Chaenactis stevioides  Hook. & Arn.

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=Chaenactis+stevioides

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