Utah Valley University Herbarium

Label

 
Accession # 10196 
Family
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Family
ThemidaceaeAsparagaceaeLiliaceae  
Species Dichelostemma pulchellum (Salisb.) A. Heller
Collector(s)
Donna M. Barnes   4238  
Coll. Date 19 April 2005 
Geography United States.  Utah.  Washington County
Locality slopes W of Guy Wash, along Bull Valley Road, ca. 0.1 mile E of the Nevada state line, W of Beaver Dam Wash and Lytle Ranch; 
 
Elev.: 3319 ft. (1012 m.)
Habitat Notes warm desert shrub community with Joshua trees; rocky-silty soil. 
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 37° 9'  45" N, 114° 3'  2" 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):

     Dichelostemma capitatum ssp. capitatum (Benth.) Wood

     Brodiaea capitata Benth.
     Brodiaea pulchella (Salisb.) Greene
     Dichelostemma lacuna-vernalis Lenz
     Dichelostemma pulchellum (Salisb.) Heller
     Dichelostemma pulchellum var. capitatum (Benth.) Reveal
     Hookeria pulchella Salisb.

Common Name(s): bluedick, bluedicks.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=524921, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Liliopsida
                        Subclass: Liliidae
                            Order: Liliales
                                Family: Liliaceae
                                    Genus: Dichelostemma
                                        Species: Dichelostemma capitatum
                                            Subspecies: Dichelostemma capitatum ssp. capitatum
                                                

Images

Available images of this specimen (click to view):
specimen image: 10196s1.jpg

Images of other samples of the same species:
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02862
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04217
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05176
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05811
specimen image: 06546s2.jpg 
06546
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07730
specimen image: 10154s1.jpg 
10154
specimen image: 11548e1.jpg 
11548
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11548
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11548
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11548
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13170

Nearby Accessions


Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
08746 Acacia greggii      "catclaw acacia" 2 mi. S
14494 Acamptopappus sphaerocephalus      "goldenhead" 2.1 mi. SW
08743 Amaranthus albus      "pale pigweed" 2 mi. S
08738 Antennaria microphylla      "little-leaf pussytoes" 2 mi. S
10321 Baileya multiradiata      "desert marigold" 1.9 mi. SW
08733 Berula erecta      "cut-leaf water parsnip" 2 mi. S
10195 Calochortus flexuosus      "winding mariposa lily" same section
08736 Centaurium calycosum      "Arizona centaury" 2 mi. S
08734 Chenopodium botrys      "Jerusalem oak goosefoot" 2 mi. S
08744 Chilopsis linearis      "desert willow" 2 mi. S
10320 Cryptantha utahensis      "Utah forget-me-not" 1.9 mi. SW
08735 Juncus torreyi      "Torrey's rush" 2 mi. S
14490 Lycium andersonii      "water jacket" 2.1 mi. SW
08741 Mimulus bigelovii  var. cuspidatus  2 mi. S
08737 Petunia parviflora     2 mi. S
10322 Phacelia ambigua      "notch-leaf scorpionweed" 1.9 mi. SW
08745 Phoradendron californicum      "mesquite mistletoe" 2 mi. S
08740 Polypogon viridis      "water beard grass" 2 mi. S
08739 Psathyrotes annua      "annual turtleback" 2 mi. S
08742 Solanum sarrachoides     2 mi. S

Locale


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Guy Wash (Valley) Washington County, UT 1.3 mi. SE   Scarecrow Peak 
Catclaw Canyon (Valley) Washington County, UT 1.5 mi. SE   Scarecrow Peak 
Little Bull Valley Wash (Valley) Washington County, UT 1.8 mi. SE   Scarecrow Peak 
Bull Valley Wash (Valley) Washington County, UT 2.1 mi. SE 2736  Scarecrow Peak 
Bull Valley Wash (Stream) Lincoln County, NV 2.2 mi. SE   Jacks Mountain 
Indian Canyon (Valley) Washington County, UT 2.2 mi. SE   West Mountain Peak 
Horse Canyon (Valley) Washington County, UT 2.8 mi. NE   West Mountain Peak 
Lower Lime Mountain Well (Well) Lincoln County, NV 3.4 mi. N 3288  Scarecrow Peak 
Reber Wash (Valley) Washington County, UT 4.1 mi. S   Castle Cliff 
Scarecrow Peak (Summit) Washington County, UT 4.4 mi. N 4400  Scarecrow Peak 
Snow Spring Wash (Valley) Washington County, UT 4.9 mi. S 2562  Terry Benches 
Snow Spring Wash (Stream) Lincoln County, NV 5 mi. S   Scarecrow Peak 
Jackson Well (Well) Washington County, UT 5 mi. NE 3133  West Mountain Peak 
Burgess Wash (Valley) Washington County, UT 5.4 mi. S   Castle Cliff 
Snow Trough (Reservoir) Lincoln County, NV 4.5 mi. W 3632  Lime Mountain 
Snow Spring (Spring) Lincoln County, NV 4.5 mi. W 3655  Lime Mountain 
Jackson Wash (Valley) Juab County, UT 5.5 mi. NE   Gunlock 

Links

Taxon Links for species Dichelostemma pulchellum  (Salisb.) A. Heller

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=Dichelostemma+pulchellum

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