Utah Valley University Herbarium

Label

 
Accession # 10531 
Family
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Family
MalvaceaeMalvaceaeMalvaceae  
Species Sphaeralcea parvifolia A. Nelson
Common name   small-leaf globemallow
Collector(s)
D.M. Barnes   4455  
Coll. Date 17 May 2005 
Geography United States.  Utah.  Kane County
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):

     Sphaeralcea parvifolia A. Nels.

Common Name(s): smallflower globemallow.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=21953, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Magnoliopsida
                        Subclass: Dilleniidae
                            Order: Malvales
                                Family: Malvaceae
                                    Genus: Sphaeralcea
                                        Species: Sphaeralcea parvifolia
                                                                                            

Images

Available images of this specimen (click to view):
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Images of other samples of the same species:
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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
10513 Oenothera pallida  var. pallida   "Pale evening-primrose" same section
06539 Orobanche fasciculata      "clustered broomrape" 1.6 mi. S
10532 Phacelia ivesiana      "Ives' scorpionweed" 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 Sphaeralcea parvifolia  A. Nelson

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=Sphaeralcea+parvifolia

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