Utah Valley University Herbarium


Accession # 09983 
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Species Ipomopsis pumila (Nutt.) V.E. Grant
Common name   dwarf gilia
Donna M. Barnes   4073  
   with K.T. Harper
Coll. Date 03 June 2004 
United States
Emery County
Locality San Rafael Swell, N off I-70 exit 129, along dirt road, E and W sides of the road, [Sinkhole Flat, along the Buckhorn Wash Road (County Highway 332), ca. 6.2 road miles NE of Exit 129];
     Elev.: 6426 ft. (1959 m.)
Habitat Notes pinyon-juniper flats. 
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'  8" N, 110° 36'  15" 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.


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

     Ipomopsis pumila (Nutt.) V. Grant

     Gilia pumila Nutt.

Common Name(s): dwarf gilia, dwarf ipomopsis, low skyrocket, spotted gilia.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=31217, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Magnoliopsida
                        Subclass: Asteridae
                            Order: Solanales
                                Family: Polemoniaceae
                                    Genus: Ipomopsis
                                        Species: Ipomopsis pumila


Available images of this specimen (click to view):
specimen image: 09983s1.jpg

Images of other samples of the same species:
specimen image: 01005s1.jpg 
specimen image: 05920s1.jpg 
specimen image: 05989s3.jpg 
specimen image: 06089s1.jpg 
specimen image: 09625s1.jpg 
specimen image: 10176s1.jpg 
specimen image: 10445s1.jpg 
specimen image: 10515s2.jpg 
specimen image: 10663s1.jpg 
specimen image: 12697d1.jpg 
specimen image: 12697s2.jpg 

Nearby Accessions

Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
09989 Chamaesyce fendleri      "Fendler's sandmat" same section
09986 Chenopodium leptophyllum      "narrow-leaf goosefoot" same section
09984 Cryptantha cinerea  var. cinerea   "ashy James' cat's eye" same section
09982 Lappula occidentalis  var. cupulata   "western stickseed" same section
09988 Lepidium montanum  var. jonesii   "Jones' pepperwort" same section
09987 Linanthus pungens      "granite prickly phlox" same section
09985 Townsendia incana      "silvery Townsend-daisy" same section


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Sinkhole Flat (Flat) Emery County, UT 2248 ft. SE 6401  Drowned Hole Draw 
Sinkhole Reservoir (Reservoir) Emery County, UT 0.7 mi. SE 6454  Drowned Hole Draw 
The Sinkhole (Basin) Emery County, UT 1 mi. S 6500  Drowned Hole Draw 
Wilson Hole (Basin) Emery County, UT 1.8 mi. N 6047  Drowned Hole Draw 
Sagebrush Bench (Bench) Emery County, UT 2.8 mi. S 6703  Drowned Hole Draw 
Jackass Flat (Flat) Emery County, UT 2.2 mi. E 6155  Drowned Hole Draw 
Rattlesnake Reservoir (Reservoir) Emery County, UT 2.6 mi. E 6368  Drowned Hole Draw 
Rattlesnake Flat (Flat) Emery County, UT 2.9 mi. SE 6434  Drowned Hole Draw 
Drowned Hole (Basin) Emery County, UT 3.1 mi. NE 5962  Drowned Hole Draw 
Rattlesnake Bench (Bench) Emery County, UT 3.3 mi. SE 6667  Drowned Hole Draw 
Jerrys Flat (Flat) Emery County, UT 3.5 mi. SE 6457  Drowned Hole Draw 
Emery County (Civil) Emery County, UT 4 mi. N 5801  The Wickiup 
Three Coves Reservoir (Reservoir) Emery County, UT 4.1 mi. N 5807  The Wickiup 
Sids Reservoir (Reservoir) Emery County, UT 3.8 mi. NW 5906  The Wickiup 
Sids Holes (Spring) Emery County, UT 3.9 mi. NW 5899  The Wickiup 
Road Hollow Reservoir (Reservoir) Emery County, UT 3.8 mi. W 6313  The Wickiup 
Black Dragon Reservoir (Reservoir) Emery County, UT 3.7 mi. E 6008  Drowned Hole Draw 
Brillian Mine (Mine) Lincoln County, WY 4.6 mi. SE 6601  Drowned Hole Draw 
Cliff Dweller Flat (Flat) Emery County, UT 4.7 mi. SE 6641  Drowned Hole Draw 
Sids Draw (Valley) Emery County, UT 4.4 mi. NW   The Wickiup 


Taxon Links for species Ipomopsis pumila  (Nutt.) V.E. Grant

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

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