Utah Valley University Herbarium


Accession # 10095 
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Species Valeriana sorbifolia Kunth
Common name   pineland valerian
J. Spencer   1246  
   with D. Atwood
Coll. Date 26 September 1998 
Geography Mexico.  Chihuahua.  
Locality 13 mi SW of Altamirano, just S of Los Azules, Sierra La Brena, on Sierra Madre Occidental. 
Elev.: 7200 ft. (2195 m.)
Habitat Notes high rocky knob, pine-oak woodland. 
Latitude Longitude 30° 13'  37" N, 108° 31'  29" W
Datum Not recorded
Uncertainty Not calculated


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

     Valeriana sorbifolia Kunth

Common Name(s): pineland valerian.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=35371, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Magnoliopsida
                        Subclass: Asteridae
                            Order: Dipsacales
                                Family: Valerianaceae
                                    Genus: Valeriana
                                        Species: Valeriana sorbifolia


Available images of this specimen (click to view):
specimen image: 10095s1.jpg

Nearby Accessions

Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
10094 Arenaria lanuginosa  var. saxosa   "spreading sandwort" same section
09198 Artemisia ludoviciana  ssp. mexicana   "Louisiana wormwood" same section
10093 Brickellia rusbyi      "stinking brickellbush" same section
10082 Lopezia gracilis     same section


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name


Taxon Links for species Valeriana sorbifolia  Kunth

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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