Utah Valley University Herbarium

Label

 
Accession # 10876 
Family
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Family
PoaceaePoaceaePoaceae  
Species Hilaria jamesii (Torr.) Benth.
Common name   James' galleta
Collector(s)
Donna M. Barnes   4803  
Coll. Date 24 August 2005 
Geography United States.  Utah.  San Juan County
Locality along Johns Canyon Road (County Highway 244), ca. 1.6 road miles W of Utah Highway 316, N of Gooosenecks State Park; 
 
Elev.: 5036 ft. (1535 m.)
Habitat Notes desert shrub community; sandy 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° 12'  15" N, 109° 54'  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):

     Pleuraphis jamesii Torr.

     Hilaria jamesii (Torr.) Benth.

Common Name(s): galleta, James' galleta.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=507993, click for more information and references)

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

Images

Available images of this specimen (click to view):
specimen image: 10876s1.jpg

Images of other samples of the same species:
specimen image: 01064s1.jpg 
01064
specimen image: 01069s1.jpg 
01069
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01225
specimen image: 01238s1.jpg 
01238
specimen image: 02001s1.jpg 
02001
specimen image: 02877s1.jpg 
02877
specimen image: 03585s1.jpg 
03585
specimen image: 03795s1.jpg 
03795
specimen image: 04055s1.jpg 
04055
specimen image: 04253s1.jpg 
04253
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10380
specimen image: 10931s1.jpg 
10931
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12684

Nearby Accessions


Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
10889 Ambrosia psilostachya      "western ragweed" same section
10877 Gaillardia pinnatifida      "Hopi blanketflower" same section
10880 Machaeranthera parviflora      "small-flowered tansy aster" same section
10881 Sphaeralcea parvifolia      "small-leaf globemallow" same section
10879 Sporobolus cryptandrus      "sand dropseed" same section
10882 Stephanomeria pauciflora      "brownplume wirelettuce" same section
10878 Townsendia annua      "annual Townsend-daisy" same section

Locale


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Goosenecks of San Juan Campground (Locale) San Juan County, UT 0.6 mi. SE 4859  The Goosenecks 
Raplees Stone House (Locale) San Juan County, UT 0.8 mi. N 4997  The Goosenecks 
Goosenecks State Park (Park) San Juan County, UT 1.9 mi. S 4990  The Goosenecks 
Goodridge Rocks (Ridge) San Juan County, UT 1.9 mi. SE 4045  The Goosenecks 
The Tabernacle (Summit) San Juan County, UT 2.1 mi. SE 4380  The Goosenecks 
Honaker Trail (Trail) San Juan County, UT 2.1 mi. W 5210  The Goosenecks 
Bell Butte (Summit) San Juan County, UT 2.7 mi. N 5279  The Goosenecks 
Second Narrows (Valley) San Juan County, UT 2.9 mi. S   The Goosenecks 
Goosenecks of the San Juan River State Park (Park) San Juan County, UT 2.8 mi. S 4738  The Goosenecks 
The Goosenecks (Bend) San Juan County, UT 2.8 mi. S 4738  The Goosenecks 
Cedar Point (Cliff) San Juan County, UT 2.5 mi. NW 6083  The Goosenecks 
Mendenhalls Cabin (Locale) San Juan County, UT 3.4 mi. S 4091  The Goosenecks 
Mendenhall Loop (Bend) San Juan County, UT 3.5 mi. S 4351  The Goosenecks 
Alhambra Rock (Pillar) San Juan County, UT 4.4 mi. S 4784  The Goosenecks 
Lees Ranch (Locale) San Juan County, UT 4.5 mi. N 5286  Cedar Mesa South 
Mexican Hat (Populated Place) San Juan County, UT 4.5 mi. SE 4246  Mexican Hat 
Moki Dugway (Slope) San Juan County, UT 4.9 mi. N 5968  Cedar Mesa South 
Mexican Hat Rock (Pillar) San Juan County, UT 4.2 mi. SE 4315  Mexican Hat 
Moki Dugway (Locale) San Juan County, UT 5 mi. N 6309  Cedar Mesa South 
Valles Trailer Park (Park) San Juan County, UT 4.8 mi. SE 4200  Mexican Hat 

Links

Taxon Links for species Hilaria jamesii  (Torr.) Benth.

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=Hilaria+jamesii

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