Utah Valley University Herbarium

Label

 
Accession # 11728 
Family
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Family
CyperaceaeCyperaceaeCyperaceae  
Species Carex hoodii Boott
Common name   Hood's sedge
Collector(s)
D.M. Barnes   5242  
Coll. Date 19 June 2006 
Geography United States.  Utah.  Summit County
Locality Weber Canyon, 1.8 miles S of Smith and Morehouse Reservoir, on ATV road to Mud Lake Flat. 
 
Elev.: 7853 ft. (2394 m.)
Habitat Notes aspen-fir community. 
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 40° 43'  33" N, 111° 6'  25" 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):

     Carex hoodii Boott

Common Name(s): hood sedge, Hood's sedge.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=39642, click for more information and references)

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

Images

Available images of this specimen (click to view):
specimen image: 11728d1.jpg specimen image: 11728s2.jpg

Images of other samples of the same species:
specimen image: 00637s2.jpg 
00637
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01857
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04101
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05657
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07522
specimen image: 07557s2.jpg 
07557
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10268
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11706
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11706
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12816
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12816
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12816
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12816

Nearby Accessions


Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
11741 Allium brandegeei      "Brandegee's wild onion" 1.8 mi. S
11749 Arnica cordifolia  var. cordifolia   "heartleaf arnica" 1.8 mi. S
11751 Carex leporinella      "Sierra hare sedge" 1.8 mi. S
11723 Ceanothus velutinus      "snowbrush ceanothus" same section
11744 Claytonia lanceolata      "spear-leaf springbeauty" 1.4 mi. S
11748 Epilobium halleanum      "glandular willowherb" 1.8 mi. S
11742 Erigeron eatonii  var. eatonii   "Eaton's fleabane" 1.8 mi. S
11747 Erythronium grandiflorum      "yellow avalanche-lily" 1.4 mi. S
11734 Fragaria virginiana  var. glauca   "mountain strawberry" same section
11736 Geranium viscosissimum      "sticky purple geranium" same section
11729 Hackelia micrantha      "small-flowered stickseed" same section
11726 Hackelia patens  var. patens   "spotted stickseed" same section
11738 Hydrophyllum capitatum  var. capitatum   "purple cat's breeches" 1.8 mi. S
11732 Ipomopsis aggregata  var. aggregata   "scarlet gilia" same section
11740 Lomatium graveolens  var. graveolens   "King's biscuitroot" 1.8 mi. S
11745 Mertensia arizonica      "aspen bluebells" 1.4 mi. S
11737 Noccaea montana  var. montana   "alpine pennycress" 1.8 mi. S
11731 Penstemon leonardii  var. leonardii   "Leonard's beardtongue" same section
11735 Polemonium foliosissimum  var. alpinum   "alpine Jacob's-ladder" same section
11724 Potentilla glandulosa  var. pseudorupestris   "rock-loving sticky cinquefoil" same section
11725 Potentilla gracilis  var. pulcherrima   "beautiful cinquefoil" same section
11743 Ranunculus inamoenus  var. inamoenus   "graceful buttercup" 1.4 mi. S
11730 Senecio crassulus      "thick-leaf ragwort" same section
11739 Stellaria jamesiana     1.8 mi. S
11733 Thalictrum fendleri      "Fendler's meadow-rue" same section
11750 Valeriana occidentalis      "western valerian" 1.8 mi. S
11727 Viola adunca      "hook-spur violet" same section
11746 Viola nuttallii      "Nuttall's violet" 1.4 mi. S

Locale


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Box Canyon (Valley) Summit County, UT 2427 ft. N   Hoyt Peak 
Ledgefork Guard Station (Locale) Summit County, UT 1.2 mi. N 7730  Erickson Basin 
Mud Lake Flat (Flat) Summit County, UT 1.2 mi. NW 9410  Erickson Basin 
Ledgefork Campground (Locale) Summit County, UT 1.3 mi. NE 7799  Erickson Basin 
Red Pine Creek (Stream) Summit County, UT 1.4 mi. N   Hoyt Peak 
Broad Canyon (Valley) Summit County, UT 1.4 mi. N   Erickson Basin 
Bear Trap Creek (Stream) Summit County, UT 2.1 mi. N   Erickson Basin 
Shingle Mill Flat (Flat) Summit County, UT 1.9 mi. NW 9850  Hoyt Peak 
Shingle Mill Lake (Lake) Summit County, UT 2.1 mi. N 9561  Hidden Lake 
Smith and Morehouse Campground (Locale) Summit County, UT 2.5 mi. N 7645  Slader Basin 
Smith and Morehouse Reservoir (Reservoir) Summit County, UT 2.6 mi. N 7648  Slader Basin 
Smith and Morehouse Dam (Dam) Summit County, UT 2.6 mi. N 7648  Slader Basin 
Slader Creek (Stream) Summit County, UT 2.6 mi. N   Slader Basin 
Erickson Creek (Stream) Summit County, UT 2.2 mi. SE   Erickson Basin 
West Shingle Creek Lake (Lake) Summit County, UT 3.1 mi. S 9938  Erickson Basin 
Erickson Basin (Basin) Summit County, UT 3.1 mi. SE 9886  Erickson Basin 
East Shingle Creek Lake (Lake) Summit County, UT 3.4 mi. S 9705  Erickson Basin 
Slader Basin (Basin) Summit County, UT 3.1 mi. NE 9298  Slader Basin 
Castle Lake (Lake) Summit County, UT 3.9 mi. S 9882  Erickson Basin 
North Erickson Lake (Lake) Summit County, UT 3.6 mi. SE 10037  Erickson Basin 

Links

Taxon Links for species Carex hoodii  Boott

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+hoodii

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