Utah Valley University Herbarium

Label

 
Accession # 02770 
Family
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Family
PolemoniaceaePolemoniaceaePolemoniaceae  
Species Ipomopsis congesta (Hook.) V.E. Grant
Infraspecific    var. congesta 
Common name   ball-headed gilia
Collector(s)
S. Beatty   s.n.  
   with J. Nielson, C. Stevens
Coll. Date 10 June 1992 
Geography United States.  Utah.  Millard County
Locality about 5 miles NW of Holden. 
 
Habitat Notes sand dune, desert community, high water table, Russian olive trees, abundant grasses. 
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° 7'  55" N, 112° 23'  58" W
Township Range T19S, R5W, Sec. 27  
Datum Not recorded
Uncertainty Not calculated
TRS Notes Latitude and longitude were derived from township and range information and may be
inaccurate by as much as 0.7 miles (or 4.2 miles if the section is not given).

Taxonomy


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

     Ipomopsis congesta ssp. congesta (Hook.) V. Grant

     Gilia burleyana A. Nels.
     Gilia congesta Hook.
     Gilia congesta var. burleyana (A. Nels.) Constance & Rollins

Common Name(s): ballhead gilia, ballhead ipomopsis, ball-head skyrocket.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=31203, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Magnoliopsida
                        Subclass: Asteridae
                            Order: Solanales
                                Family: Polemoniaceae
                                    Genus: Ipomopsis
                                        Species: Ipomopsis congesta
                                            Subspecies: Ipomopsis congesta ssp. congesta
                                                

Images

Available images of this specimen (click to view):
specimen image: 02770s1.jpg

Images of other samples of the same species:
specimen image: 03772s1.jpg 
03772
specimen image: 05431s1.jpg 
05431
specimen image: 06399s2.jpg 
06399
specimen image: 06811s1.jpg 
06811
specimen image: 08254s1.jpg 
08254
specimen image: 08435s1.jpg 
08435
specimen image: 12013c1.jpg 
12013
specimen image: 12013d1.jpg 
12013
specimen image: 12013s1.jpg 
12013
specimen image: 12871d1.jpg 
12871
specimen image: 12871c1.jpg 
12871
specimen image: 12871s2.jpg 
12871
specimen image: 12966s1.jpg 
12966
specimen image: 15886s1.jpg 
15886
specimen image: 16891s1.jpg 
16891

Nearby Accessions


Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
02772 Heliotropium curassavicum  var. obovatum   "seaside heliotrope" same section
02773 Tamarix chinensis      "five-stamen tamarisk" same section
02771 Veronica anagallis-aquatica      "water speedwell" same section

Locale


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Eightmile Creek (Stream) Millard County, UT 0.9 mi. N   Duggins Creek 
Pioneer Wash (Valley) Millard County, UT 2.5 mi. S   Holden 
Greenwood (Populated Place) Millard County, UT 2.6 mi. E 4777  Holden 
Bald Mountain (Summit) Millard County, UT 4.1 mi. S 4915  The Sink 
Antelope Spring (Spring) Millard County, UT 4.4 mi. N 4689  McCornick 
Central Utah Canal (Canal) Millard County, UT 4.7 mi. N 4810  McCornick 
Pioneer Creek (Stream) Millard County, UT 4.3 mi. SE   Coffee Peak 
Duggins Creek (Stream) Millard County, UT 5.8 mi. NE   Duggins Creek 

Links

Taxon Links for species Ipomopsis congesta  (Hook.) V.E. Grant

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=Ipomopsis+congesta

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