Utah Valley University Herbarium


Accession # 11721 
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Species Antirrhinum kingii S. Watson
Donna M. Barnes   5169  
Coll. Date 09 June 2006 
United States
Box Elder County
Locality Silver Island Mountains, SE of Rishel Peak;
     Elev.: 4460 ft. (1360 m.)
Habitat Notes igneous rubble mounds in valley between mountain peaks, salt desert shrub 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° 48'  30.7" N, 113° 55'  49.9" 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.


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

     Sairocarpus kingii (S. Wats.) D.A. Sutton

     Antirrhinum kingii S. Wats.

Common Name(s): King's snapdragon, least snapdragon, least toad's-mouth.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=504943, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Magnoliopsida
                        Subclass: Asteridae
                            Order: Scrophulariales
                                Family: Scrophulariaceae
                                    Genus: Sairocarpus
                                        Species: Sairocarpus kingii


Available images of this specimen (click to view):
specimen image: 11721s1.jpg

Images of other samples of the same species:
specimen image: 11710d1.jpg 
specimen image: 11710s1.jpg 

Nearby Accessions

Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
11719 Camissonia boothii  var. alyssoides   "Booth's desert primrose" same section
11720 Dalea searlsiae      "Searls' prairie clover" same section
11718 Psathyrotes annua      "annual turtleback" same section
11722 Stephanomeria pauciflora      "brownplume wirelettuce" same section


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Rishel Peak (Summit) Tooele County, UT 1.4 mi. W 6149  Tetzlaff Peak 
Tetzlaff Peak (Summit) Tooele County, UT 2.1 mi. NE 6004  Tetzlaff Peak 
Volcano Peak (Summit) Tooele County, UT 2.6 mi. W 5906  Tetzlaff Peak 
Leppy Pass (Gap) Tooele County, UT 3.8 mi. W 4866  Leppy Peak 
Silsbee (Populated Place) Tooele County, UT 5.1 mi. S 4219  Silsbee 
Blair (Populated Place) Tooele County, UT 5.5 mi. SW 4223  Silsbee 
Salduro (Populated Place) Tooele County, UT 6.4 mi. SE 4219  Salduro 


Taxon Links for species Antirrhinum kingii  S. Watson

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

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