Utah Valley University Herbarium

Label

 
Accession # 11435 
Family
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Family
PoaceaePoaceaePoaceae  
Species Hesperostipa comata (Trin. & Rupr.) Barkworth
Infraspecific    subsp. comata 
Common name   needle-and-thread grass
Collector(s)
B. Maguire   18445  
Coll. Date 06 June 1940 
Country
State/Province
County
United States
Utah
Emery County
Locality Calf Spring Wash, San Rafael Swell.
    
Habitat Notes dry stream bed, sandy, boulder-strewn. 
Datum Not recorded
Uncertainty Not calculated

Taxonomy


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

     Hesperostipa comata ssp. comata (Trin. & Rupr.) Barkworth

     Stipa comata Trin. & Rupr.
     Stipa comata ssp. intonsa Piper

Common Name(s): needle and thread, needleandthread.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=525116, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Liliopsida
                        Subclass: Commelinidae
                            Order: Cyperales
                                Family: Poaceae
                                    Genus: Hesperostipa
                                        Species: Hesperostipa comata
                                            Subspecies: Hesperostipa comata ssp. comata
                                                

Images

Available images of this specimen (click to view):
specimen image: 11435s1.jpg

Images of other samples of the same species:
specimen image: 01321s1.jpg 
01321
specimen image: 02720s1.jpg 
02720
specimen image: 03602s1.jpg 
03602
specimen image: 05857s1.jpg 
05857
specimen image: 05953s1.jpg 
05953
specimen image: 10585s1.jpg 
10585
specimen image: 11231s1.jpg 
11231
specimen image: 11575d1.jpg 
11575
specimen image: 11575s1.jpg 
11575
specimen image: 13287s1.jpg 
13287
specimen image: 13359s1.jpg 
13359

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Links

Taxon Links for species Hesperostipa comata  (Trin. & Rupr.) Barkworth

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=Hesperostipa+comata

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