Utah Valley University Herbarium

Label

 
Accession # 10594 
Family
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Family
PoaceaePoaceaePoaceae  
Species Poa secunda J. Presl
Common name   Sandberg's bluegrass
Collector(s)
D.M. Barnes   4522  
Coll. Date 06 June 2005 
Country
State/Province
County
United States
Utah
Juab County
Locality foothills of the Gilson Mountains, ca. 1.7 miles W of Utah Highway 132;
     Elev.: 5374 ft. (1638 m.)
Habitat Notes rocky hillside, 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 39° 36'  46" N, 112° 9'  46" W
Datum Not recorded
Uncertainty Polygon diameter (with coordinate as origin): 1' (1800 m.)
Specimen Notes [original coordinates, 39 deg. 29' 22" N; 113 deg. 0' 4" W, is in the Drum Mountains of Millard County far to the west of the label location, J. Alexander, Jan 2016]. 

Taxonomy


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

     Poa secunda J. Presl

     Poa ampla Merr.
     Poa brachyglossa Piper
     Poa buckleyana Nash
     Poa canbyi (Scribn.) T.J. Howell
     Poa confusa Rydb.
     Poa englishii St. John & Hardin
     Poa gracillima Vasey
     Poa gracillima var. multnomae (Piper) C.L. Hitchc.
     Poa incurva Scribn. & Williams
     Poa juncifolia Scribn.
     Poa juncifolia var. ampla (Merr.) Dorn
     Poa juncifolia ssp. porteri Keck
     Poa laevigata Scribn.
     Poa nevadensis Vasey ex Scribn.
     Poa nevadensis var. juncifolia (Scribn.) Beetle
     Poa orcuttiana Vasey
     Poa sandbergii Vasey
     Poa scabrella (Thurb.) Benth. ex Vasey
     Poa secunda var. elongata (Vasey) Dorn
     Poa secunda var. incurva (Scribn. & Williams) Beetle
     Poa secunda ssp. juncifolia (Scribn.) Soreng
     Poa secunda var. stenophylla (Vasey) Beetle
     Poa stenantha var. sandbergii (Vasey) Boivin

Common Name(s): big bluegrass, Sandberg bluegrass, Sandberg's bluegrass.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=41103, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Liliopsida
                        Subclass: Commelinidae
                            Order: Cyperales
                                Family: Poaceae
                                    Genus: Poa
                                        Species: Poa secunda
                                                                                            

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.
10590 Alyssum alyssoides      "pale madwort" same section
10589 Alyssum desertorum      "desert madwort" same section
10593 Arenaria macradenia      "King's sandwort" same section
10592 Astragalus calycosus  var. calycosus   "Torrey's milkvetch" same section
10653 Astragalus lentiginosus  var. araneosus   "cobweb-pod freckled milkvetch" same section
10580 Cryptantha gracilis      "narrow-stemmed forget-me-not" same section
10596 Cryptantha humilis      "round-spiked cat's eye" same section
10584 Erodium cicutarium      "redstem stork's bill" same section
10585 Hesperostipa comata  subsp. comata   "needle-and-thread grass" same section
10595 Hymenopappus filifolius  var. nanus   "Great Basin woollywhite" same section
10579 Lomatium foeniculaceum  var. macdougalii   "Macdougal's desert biscuitroot" same section
10588 Melilotus officinalis      "yellow sweetclover" same section
10582 Penstemon confusus      "Owens Valley beardtongue" same section
10586 Pseudoroegneria spicata  subsp. spicata   "bluebunch wheatgrass" same section
10591 Stenotus acaulis      "stemless goldenweed" same section
10583 Townsendia jonesii  var. jonesii   "Jones' Townsend-daisy" same section
10587 Tragopogon dubius      "yellow salsify" same section
10581 Vulpia octoflora      "sixweeks fescue" same section

Locale


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Soma (Populated Place) Juab County, UT 1.9 mi. S 4859  Champlin Peak 
Dog Valley Wash (Valley) Juab County, UT 1.9 mi. S   Furner Ridge 
Sevier Canyon (Valley) Juab County, UT 1.9 mi. S   Sage Valley 
Spring Canyon (Valley) Juab County, UT 3.2 mi. SW   Champlin Peak 
Parley (Populated Place) Juab County, UT 3.5 mi. S 4862  Champlin Peak 
Champlin Peak (Summit) Juab County, UT 3.1 mi. W 7392  Champlin Peak 
Gilson Mountains (Range) Juab County, UT 3.2 mi. W 7274  Champlin Peak 
Furner Creek (Stream) Juab County, UT 3.6 mi. NE   Tintic Mountain 
Uisco (Populated Place) Juab County, UT 3.9 mi. SW 4836  Champlin Peak 
Gilson Wash (Valley) Juab County, UT 4 mi. SW   Champlin Peak 
Tidwell Spring (Spring) Juab County, UT 4.9 mi. NE 5407  Furner Ridge 
Tank Canyon (Valley) Millard County, UT 5.6 mi. SW   Champlin Peak 

Links

Taxon Links for species Poa secunda  J. Presl

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=Poa+secunda

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