Utah Valley University Herbarium


Accession # 10129 
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Species Synthyris pinnatifida S. Watson
Common name   featherleaf kittentails
K.T. Harper   s.n.  
Coll. Date 12 July 1973 
United States
Tooele County
Locality Stansbury Mountains, Deseret Peak.
     Elev.: 9500 ft. (2896 m.)
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° 26'  24" N, 112° 36'  1" W
Datum Not recorded
Uncertainty Polygon diameter (with coordinate as origin): 1' (1800 m.)


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

     Synthyris pinnatifida S. Wats.

Common Name(s): featherleaf kittentails.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=34061, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Magnoliopsida
                        Subclass: Asteridae
                            Order: Scrophulariales
                                Family: Scrophulariaceae
                                    Genus: Synthyris
                                        Species: Synthyris pinnatifida


Available images of this specimen (click to view):
specimen image: 10129s1.jpg

Images of other samples of the same species:
specimen image: 06156s1.jpg 
specimen image: 13815s1.jpg 
specimen image: 13882s1.jpg 

Nearby Accessions

Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
10130 Hackelia micrantha      "small-flowered stickseed" same section
10128 Phacelia heterophylla      "variable-leaf scorpionweed" same section


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Box Elder Pass (Gap) Tooele County, UT 1.1 mi. NE 8439  Deseret Peak East 
Bald Mountain (Summit) Tooele County, UT 1.3 mi. E 9151  Deseret Peak East 
Deseret Peak (Summit) Tooele County, UT 1.9 mi. NW 10899  Deseret Peak West 
Morgan Canyon (Valley) Tooele County, UT 2.3 mi. SE   Deseret Peak East 
Cold Spring (Spring) Tooele County, UT 2.6 mi. SE 7874  Deseret Peak East 
Mill Fork (Valley) Tooele County, UT 2.8 mi. N   Deseret Peak East 
Dry Lake Fork (Stream) Tooele County, UT 2.8 mi. N   Deseret Peak East 
Bear Fork (Stream) Tooele County, UT 2.4 mi. SE   Deseret Peak East 
Pockets Fork (Stream) Tooele County, UT 2.9 mi. N   Deseret Peak West 
Loop Campground (Locale) Tooele County, UT 3.1 mi. N 7353  Deseret Peak East 
Vickory Mountain (Summit) Tooele County, UT 3.3 mi. S 10217  Deseret Peak East 
Silver Drum Mine (Mine) Tooele County, UT 3.4 mi. N 7185  Deseret Peak East 
Hickman Pass (Gap) Tooele County, UT 3.2 mi. SE 7878  Deseret Peak East 
Upper Narrows Campground (Locale) Tooele County, UT 3.6 mi. N 6874  Deseret Peak East 
Abbots Fork (Stream) Tooele County, UT 3 mi. NE   Deseret Peak East 
Lower Narrows Campground (Locale) Tooele County, UT 3.6 mi. N 6841  Deseret Peak East 
Dry Fork (Stream) Tooele County, UT 3 mi. NE   Deseret Peak East 
Upper Narrows (Gap) Tooele County, UT 3.7 mi. N 7176  Deseret Peak East 
Mud Spring (Spring) Tooele County, UT 2.8 mi. E 7235  Deseret Peak East 
Buck Spring (Spring) Tooele County, UT 3.5 mi. SE 7645  Deseret Peak East 


Taxon Links for species Synthyris pinnatifida  S. Watson

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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