Utah Valley University Herbarium

Label

 
Accession # 11602 
Family
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Family
CyperaceaeCyperaceaeCyperaceae  
Species Carex nebrascensis Dewey
Common name   Nebraska sedge
Collector(s)
Donna M. Barnes   5076  
Coll. Date 18 May 2006 
Geography United States.  Utah.  Washington County
Locality Pine Valley Mountains, Browse Guard Station vicinity, along Mill Creek; 
 
Elev.: 6100 ft. (1860 m.)
Habitat Notes mountain shrub-riparian 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° 23'  10" N, 113° 21'  11" W
Datum Not recorded
Uncertainty Polygon diameter (with coordinate as origin): 30" (900 m.)

Taxonomy


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

     Carex nebrascensis Dewey

Common Name(s): Nebraska sedge.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=39711, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Liliopsida
                        Subclass: Commelinidae
                            Order: Cyperales
                                Family: Cyperaceae
                                    Genus: Carex
                                        Species: Carex nebrascensis
                                                                                            

Images

Available images of this specimen (click to view):
specimen image: 11602d1.jpg specimen image: 11602s3.jpg

Images of other samples of the same species:
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02397
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02692
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03539
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03540
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04428
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04537
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04679
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05128
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05447
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06200
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11757
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11757
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Nearby Accessions


Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
15428 Arctostaphylos pungens      "pointleaf manzanita" 776 ft. SW
15423 Artemisia filifolia      "sand sagebrush" 776 ft. SW
11603 Astragalus oophorus  var. caulescens   "pallid egg milkvetch" same section
11599 Astragalus straturensis      "Pine Valley milkvetch" 337 ft. E
15427 Betula occidentalis      "water birch" 776 ft. SW
15429 Ceanothus greggii      "desert ceanothus" 776 ft. SW
11600 Chamaesyce albomarginata      "rattlesnake weed" same section
11594 Erysimum inconspicuum      "shy wallflower" 337 ft. E
15426 Fraxinus anomala      "single-leaf ash" 776 ft. SW
11595 Galium aparine  var. echinospermum   "catchweed bedstraw" 337 ft. E
15424 Garrya flavescens      "ashy silktassel" 776 ft. SW
11596 Garrya flavescens      "ashy silktassel" 337 ft. E
11597 Hackelia patens  var. harrisonii   "Harrison's stickseed" 337 ft. E
11598 Lathyrus brachycalyx  var. zionis   "Zion sweetpea" 337 ft. E
13137 Lomatium dissectum  var. eatonii   "carrotleaf biscuitroot" 337 ft. E
11591 Lomatium dissectum  var. eatonii   "carrotleaf biscuitroot" 337 ft. E
11593 Lotus utahensis      "Utah bird's-foot trefoil" 337 ft. E
11592 Lupinus argenteus  var. hillii   "Hill's silvery lupine" 337 ft. E
11605 Penstemon eatonii  var. undosus  same section
15425 Pinus edulis      "Colorado pinyon pine" 776 ft. SW
11607 Pinus halepensis      "aleppo pine" same section
15430 Quercus turbinella      "Sonoran scrub oak" 776 ft. SW
11606 Salix laevigata      "red willow" same section
11604 Salix lasiolepis      "arroyo willow" same section
09000 Sequoiadendron giganteum      "giant sequoia" 442 ft. SW
11601 Thermopsis montana      "mountain goldenbanner" same section

Locale


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Browse Area Guard Station (Locale) Washington County, UT 256 ft. SW 6073  New Harmony 
Syler Spring (Spring) Washington County, UT 1.2 mi. N 7300  New Harmony 
Coal Hill (Summit) Washington County, UT 1 mi. E 6578  New Harmony 
Syler Flat (Flat) Washington County, UT 1.6 mi. N 7533  New Harmony 
Big Cove (Basin) Washington County, UT 1.5 mi. SW 6526  Pintura 
Leep Creek Trail (Trail) Washington County, UT 1.9 mi. N 7750  New Harmony 
Coal Hill Ridge (Ridge) Washington County, UT 1.5 mi. E 6053  New Harmony 
Mill Creek (Stream) Washington County, UT 1.8 mi. SE   New Harmony 
Harmon Creek (Stream) Washington County, UT 1.8 mi. SE   Signal Peak 
Chimney Hill (Summit) Washington County, UT 2 mi. S 6175  Pintura 
Brush Creek (Stream) Washington County, UT 1.9 mi. NE   New Harmony 
Blake Harmon Trail (Trail) Washington County, UT 2.1 mi. S 6651  Pintura 
Dry Lake (Lake) Washington County, UT 1.9 mi. E 5807  New Harmony 
Deer Spring (Spring) Washington County, UT 2.1 mi. SE 5850  Pintura 
Big Point (Summit) Washington County, UT 2.5 mi. NW 9964  Grass Valley 
Pine Valley Mountains (Range) Washington County, UT 2.4 mi. NW 9889  Grass Valley 
Anderson Valley (Basin) Washington County, UT 3.1 mi. N 8406  New Harmony 
Mount Baldy (Summit) Washington County, UT 3.3 mi. N 8819  New Harmony 
North Valley (Valley) Washington County, UT 2.7 mi. W   Grass Valley 
Anderson Valley Trail (Trail) Washington County, UT 3.6 mi. N 8216  New Harmony 

Links

Taxon Links for species Carex nebrascensis  Dewey

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=Carex+nebrascensis

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