Utah Valley University Herbarium

Label

 
Accession # 10307 
Family
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Family
AsteraceaeAsteraceaeAsteraceae  
Species Stylocline micropoides A. Gray
Common name   woollyhead nest-straw
Collector(s)
Donna M. Barnes   4209  
Coll. Date 18 April 2005 
Country
State/Province
County
United States
Utah
Washington
Locality at the mouth of a wash along the eastern bank of Beaver Dam Wash, ca. 2 air miles N of the Arizona state line and 3 air miles E of the Nevada state line;
     Elev.: 2303 ft. (702 m.)
Habitat Notes warm desert shrub community with barrel cactus and greasewood. 
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° 1'  52" N, 113° 59'  57" 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):

     Stylocline micropoides Gray

Common Name(s): desert neststraw, woolly neststraw, woollyhead neststraw.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=38473, click for more information and references)

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

Images

Available images of this specimen (click to view):
specimen image: 10307s1.jpg

Images of other samples of the same species:
specimen image: 10236s1.jpg 
10236
specimen image: 15472s1.jpg 
15472

Nearby Accessions


Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
12544 Adenophyllum cooperi      "Cooper's dogweed" same section
10319 Ambrosia eriocentra      "woolly bur-sage" same section
14513 Ambrosia salsola      "burrobush" same section
10314 Amphipappus fremontii  var. spinosus   "Fremont's chaffbush" same section
10316 Amsinckia tessellata      "bristly fiddleneck" same section
14498 Baccharis salicifolia      "sticky seep-willow" 2651 ft. W
14511 Bebbia juncea  var. aspera   "sweetbush" same section
14520 Brickellia atractyloides      "spearleaf brickellbush" 473 ft. SW
10303 Camissonia refracta      "narrow-leaf desert primrose" same section
10315 Chaenactis fremontii      "Fremont's pincushion" same section
10309 Chorizanthe rigida      "rigid spineflower" same section
10254 Cryptantha micrantha      "purple-rooted forget-me-not" same section
10304 Cryptantha pterocarya  var. cycloptera   "winged-nut forget-me-not" same section
14514 Ephedra nevadensis      "Nevada ephedra" same section
10305 Eriastrum sparsiflorum      "Great Basin woollystar" same section
10318 Eriogonum fasciculatum      "Eastern Mojave wild buckwheat" same section
14517 Eriogonum fasciculatum  var. polifolium   "Eastern Mojave wild buckwheat" 2012 ft. NW
14525 Eriogonum fasciculatum  var. polifolium   "Eastern Mojave wild buckwheat" 473 ft. SW
10317 Eschscholzia minutiflora      "pygmy poppy" same section
14526 Krameria erecta      "little-leaf ratany" 473 ft. SW
14521 Krameria grayi      "white ratany" 473 ft. SW
14497 Krameria grayi      "white ratany" 2651 ft. W
10302 Linanthus bigelovii      "Bigelow's linanthus" same section
10255 Linanthus demissus      "desertsnow" same section
10311 Lupinus concinnus  ssp. orcuttii   "Orcutt's lupine" same section
14518 Lycium cooperi      "peach thorn" 473 ft. SW
10310 Malacothrix glabrata      "smooth desert-dandelion" same section
10253 Monoptilon bellidiforme      "daisy desertstar" same section
10306 Nama demissum      "purplemat" same section
10252 Nemacladus glanduliferus      "glandular threadplant" same section
10308 Phacelia ambigua      "notch-leaf scorpionweed" same section
10312 Plantago insularis      "desert plantain" same section
14516 Psilostrophe cooperi      "whitestem paperflower" 2012 ft. NW
14515 Senecio flaccidus  var. monoensis   "Mono ragwort" 2012 ft. NW

Locale


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Beaver Dam Wash (Valley) Washington County, UT 2.2 mi. S   Docs Pass 
Mormon Well (Well) Mohave County, AZ 3.6 mi. S 2136  Littlefield 
Welcome Creek (Stream) Mohave County, AZ 3.9 mi. S   West Mountain Peak 
Initial Monument (Locale) Lincoln County, NV 3.5 mi. SW 2546  Terry Benches 
Burgess Wash (Valley) Washington County, UT 4.1 mi. N   Castle Cliff 
Snow Spring Wash (Stream) Lincoln County, NV 4.6 mi. N   Scarecrow Peak 
Snow Spring Wash (Valley) Washington County, UT 4.6 mi. N 2562  Terry Benches 
Reber Wash (Valley) Washington County, UT 5.4 mi. N   Castle Cliff 
Terry Benches (Bench) Lincoln County, NV 4.7 mi. NW 2815  Terry Benches 

Links

Taxon Links for species Stylocline micropoides  A. Gray

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=Stylocline+micropoides

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