Utah Valley University Herbarium

Label

 
Accession # 10513 
Family
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Family
OnagraceaeOnagraceaeOnagraceae  
Species Oenothera pallida Lindl.
Infraspecific    var. pallida 
Common name   Pale evening-primrose
Collector(s)
D.M. Barnes   4449  
Coll. Date 17 May 2005 
Country
State/Province
County
United States
Utah
Kane
Locality Grand Staircase Escalante National Monument, Paria wilderness area, Paria Canyon, trailhead.
     Elev.: 4322 ft. (1318 m.)
Habitat Notes sandy wash area leading to Paria River. 
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° 4'  48" N, 111° 53'  22" 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):

     Oenothera pallida ssp. pallida Lindl.

     Oenothera pallida var. idahoensis Munz
     Oenothera pallida var. typica Munz

Common Name(s): pale evening primrose, pale eveningprimrose, pale evening-primrose.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=27437, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Magnoliopsida
                        Subclass: Rosidae
                            Order: Myrtales
                                Family: Onagraceae
                                    Genus: Oenothera
                                        Species: Oenothera pallida
                                            Subspecies: Oenothera pallida ssp. pallida
                                                

Images

Available images of this specimen (click to view):
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Nearby Accessions


Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
10564 Aliciella hutchinsifolia      "desert pale gilia" 2463 ft. N
10562 Astragalus amphioxys  var. modestus   "modest crescent milkvetch" 2463 ft. N
10567 Cryptantha cinerea  var. jamesii   "James' cat's eye" 2463 ft. N
10533 Cryptantha micrantha      "purple-rooted forget-me-not" same section
10514 Dimorphocarpa wislizeni      "Wislizen's spectacle pod" 52 ft. NE
10560 Eriogonum leptocladon  var. papiliunculi   "butterfly wild buckwheat" 2463 ft. N
10563 Eriogonum wetherillii      "Wetherill's wild buckwheat" 2463 ft. N
10511 Eriogonum wetherillii      "Wetherill's wild buckwheat" same section
10561 Gaillardia pinnatifida      "Hopi blanketflower" 2463 ft. N
10512 Machaeranthera tanacetifolia      "tanseyleaf tansy aster" same section
10559 Malacothrix glabrata      "smooth desert-dandelion" 2463 ft. N
10568 Malacothrix sonchoides      "sowthistle desert-dandelion" 2506 ft. N
10565 Nama retrorsum      "betatakin fiddleleaf" 2463 ft. N
06539 Orobanche fasciculata      "clustered broomrape" 1.6 mi. S
10532 Phacelia ivesiana      "Ives' scorpionweed" same section
10531 Sphaeralcea parvifolia      "small-leaf globemallow" same section
10558 Sphaeralcea parvifolia      "small-leaf globemallow" 2463 ft. N
10566 Stephanomeria runcinata      "desert wirelettuce" 2463 ft. N
10510 Tripterocalyx micranthus      "small-flowered sandverbena" same section

Locale


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Whitehouse Trailhead (Locale) Kane County, UT 627 ft. S 4318  West Clark Bench 
Paria Ranger Station (Locale) Kane County, UT 690 ft. SW 4298  West Clark Bench 
White House (Locale) Kane County, UT 2031 ft. S 4351  West Clark Bench 
White House Spring (Spring) Kane County, UT 2478 ft. SW 4380  West Clark Bench 
East Cove (Basin) Kane County, UT 1.2 mi. N 4574  West Clark Bench 
Calf Spring (Spring) Kane County, UT 1.3 mi. S 4597  West Clark Bench 
Long Canyon (Valley) Kane County, UT 1.4 mi. NW   West Clark Bench 
Picturesque Windows (Arch) Kane County, UT 2 mi. SE 4557  Bridger Point 
The Rimrocks (Cliff) Kane County, UT 2.2 mi. N 4708  Bridger Point 
Sand Gulch (Valley) Kane County, UT 2.3 mi. N   Fivemile Valley 
Johnson Store Butte (Summit) Kane County, UT 2.7 mi. NW 4446  West Clark Bench 
Adairville (Locale) Kane County, UT 2.9 mi. N 4403  West Clark Bench 
West Clark Bench (Bench) Kane County, UT 3.2 mi. SW 5089  West Clark Bench 
The Dive (Cliff) Kane County, UT 3.5 mi. SW 4666  West Clark Bench 
Cobra Arch (Arch) Kane County, UT 4.1 mi. S 4639  West Clark Bench 
Paria Canyon Primitive Area (Area) Kane County, UT 4.1 mi. SW 4547  West Clark Bench 
West Cove (Basin) Kane County, UT 4 mi. NW 4570  West Clark Bench 
Bridge Point (Cape) Kane County, UT 5.4 mi. S 5177  Bridger Point 
Buckskin Gulch (Valley) Kane County, UT 5.6 mi. S   Eightmile Pass 
Paria Canyon (Valley) Kane County, UT 5.6 mi. S   West Clark Bench 

Links

Taxon Links for species Oenothera pallida  Lindl.

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=Oenothera+pallida

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