Utah Valley University Herbarium

Label

 
Accession # 10958 
Family
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Family
ScrophulariaceaePlantaginaceaeScrophulariaceae  
Species Penstemon humilis Nutt. ex A. Gray
Infraspecific    var. brevifolius A. Gray
Common name   short-leaf low beardtongue
Collector(s)
J.G. Harris   3837  
Coll. Date 12 June 2005 
Country
State/Province
County
United States
Utah
Millard County
Locality Canyon Mountains, John Williams Canyon.
     Elev.: 8151 ft. (2485 m.)
Habitat Notes quartzite cilffs, ledges. 
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° 18'  15" N, 112° 12'  11" 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.
Specimen Notes [basal lvs mostly glabrous, J. Alexander, Aug. 2008]. 

Taxonomy


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

     Penstemon humilis ssp. brevifolius (Gray) Keck

     Penstemon humilis var. brevifolius Gray

Common Name(s): low beardtongue.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=33706, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Magnoliopsida
                        Subclass: Asteridae
                            Order: Scrophulariales
                                Family: Scrophulariaceae
                                    Genus: Penstemon
                                        Species: Penstemon humilis
                                            Subspecies: Penstemon humilis ssp. brevifolius
                                                

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.
06523 Antennaria microphylla      "little-leaf pussytoes" 1420 ft. S
06529 Arctostaphylos patula      "greenleaf manzanita" 1420 ft. S
06245 Arenaria macradenia  var. macradenia   "desert sandwort" 1.8 mi. SW
06257 Artemisia arbuscula      "low sagebrush" 1.8 mi. SW
06250 Astragalus convallarius  var. convallarius   "lesser rushy milkvetch" 1.8 mi. SW
06255 Astragalus piutensis      "Marysvale milkvetch" 1.8 mi. SW
06525 Boechera holboellii  var. secunda  1420 ft. S
06527 Carex dioica  var. gynocrates  1420 ft. S
06256 Castilleja linariifolia      "Wyoming Indian paintbrush" 1.8 mi. SW
06517 Castilleja linariifolia      "Wyoming Indian paintbrush" 1420 ft. S
06265 Ceanothus martinii      "Martin's ceanothus" 1.8 mi. SW
06266 Cercocarpus ledifolius      "curl-leaf mountain mahogany" 1.8 mi. SW
06516 Delphinium nuttallianum      "meadow larkspur" 1420 ft. S
06519 Erigeron eatonii  var. eatonii   "Eaton's fleabane" 1420 ft. S
10959 Erigeron eatonii  var. eatonii   "Eaton's fleabane" same section
06268 Erigeron eatonii  var. eatonii   "Eaton's fleabane" 1.8 mi. SW
06518 Erigeron flagellaris      "trailing fleabane" 1420 ft. S
06520 Erigeron nauseosus      "Marysvale fleabane" 1420 ft. S
06253 Erigeron nauseosus      "Marysvale fleabane" 1.8 mi. SW
06528 Eriogonum heracleoides      "parsnip-flowered wild buckwheat" 1420 ft. S
06261 Eriogonum heracleoides      "parsnip-flowered wild buckwheat" 1.8 mi. SW
07776 Eriogonum racemosum  var. racemosum   "redroot wild buckwheat" 1243 ft. E
06260 Eriogonum spathulatum  var. spathulatum   "spoon-leaf wild buckwheat" 1.8 mi. SW
06264 Gayophytum decipiens      "deceptive groundsmoke" 1.8 mi. SW
06249 Heuchera rubescens  var. rubescens   "pink alumroot" 1.8 mi. SW
06252 Holodiscus dumosus      "mountainspray" 1.8 mi. SW
06258 Lepidium montanum  var. heterophyllum   "entire-leaved pepper-grass" 1.8 mi. SW
06251 Lupinus sericeus  var. barbiger   "bearded silky lupine" 1.8 mi. SW
06247 Monardella odoratissima      "mountain monardella" 1.8 mi. SW
06514 Penstemon humilis  var. brevifolius   "short-leaf low beardtongue" 1420 ft. S
06246 Penstemon leonardii  var. leonardii   "Leonard's beardtongue" 1.8 mi. SW
06254 Petradoria pumila  var. pumila   "common rock goldenrod" 1.8 mi. SW
06526 Poa arctica  subsp. aperta   "arctic bluegrass" 1420 ft. S
10957 Potentilla glandulosa  var. pseudorupestris   "rock-loving sticky cinquefoil" same section
06515 Potentilla glandulosa  var. pusilla   "Tushar sticky cinquefoil" 1420 ft. S
06262 Pseudoroegneria spicata  subsp. spicata   "bluebunch wheatgrass" 1.8 mi. SW
06248 Sedum debile      "orpine stonecrop" 1.8 mi. SW
06522 Senecio integerrimus  var. exaltatus   "Columbia ragwort" 1420 ft. S
06521 Senecio multilobatus      "lobeleaf groundsel" 1420 ft. S
06263 Silene douglasii      "Douglas's catchfly" 1.8 mi. SW
06524 Thelypodium sagittatum  var. sagittatum   "arrow thelypody" 1420 ft. S
06513 Viola purpurea  var. venosa  1420 ft. S
07778 Woodsia oregana      "Oregon cliff fern" 1243 ft. E
06387 Woodsia oregana      "Oregon cliff fern" 1420 ft. S
07777 Zauschneria latifolia  var. garrettii  1243 ft. E

Locale


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Williams Peak (Summit) Millard County, UT 0.7 mi. SE 8908  Williams Peak 
Bear Hollow (Valley) Millard County, UT 1.6 mi. NW   Williams Peak 
John Williams Canyon (Valley) Millard County, UT 1.5 mi. E   Williams Peak 
Prouse Canyon (Valley) Millard County, UT 1.6 mi. NW   Williams Peak 
Rough Hollow (Valley) Millard County, UT 1.8 mi. NW   Williams Peak 
Yance Canyon (Valley) Millard County, UT 1.8 mi. E   Williams Peak 
Upper Quaking Asp Canyon (Valley) Millard County, UT 2 mi. W   Williams Peak 
Ox Hollow (Valley) Millard County, UT 2.6 mi. N   Williams Peak 
Rattlesnake Canyon (Valley) Millard County, UT 2.2 mi. NW   Williams Peak 
Little Long Canyon (Valley) Millard County, UT 2.4 mi. SE   Williams Peak 
Rogers Canyon (Valley) Millard County, UT 2.1 mi. W   Williams Peak 
Hardscrabble Canyon (Valley) Millard County, UT 2.3 mi. NE   Williams Peak 
Partridge Mountain (Summit) Millard County, UT 2.8 mi. NW 8790  Williams Peak 
Lyman Canyon (Valley) Millard County, UT 3.4 mi. N   Williams Peak 
Roger Hollow (Valley) Millard County, UT 2.6 mi. W   Williams Peak 
Bowens Canyon (Valley) Millard County, UT 3.5 mi. N   Williams Peak 
Radford Canyon (Valley) Millard County, UT 3.7 mi. N   Fool Creek Peak 
Little Creek Campground (Locale) Millard County, UT 3.9 mi. N 7156  Williams Peak 
Platnation Flat Campground (Locale) Millard County, UT 3.8 mi. N 6592  Williams Peak 
Mud Spring (Spring) Millard County, UT 3.9 mi. S 6536  Scipio Pass 

Links

Taxon Links for species Penstemon humilis  Nutt. ex 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=Penstemon+humilis

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