Utah Valley University Herbarium


Accession # 11818 
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Species Penstemon procerus Douglas ex Graham
Infraspecific    var. procerus 
Common name   pincushion beardtongue
D.M. Barnes   5266  
Coll. Date 07 July 2006 
United States
Gallatin County
Locality E of Highway 197, ca five miles N of West Yellowstone.
     Elev.: 6631 ft. (2022 m.)
Habitat Notes Pine forest meadow, dark 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 44° 43'  20" N, 111° 2'  59" 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):

     Penstemon procerus var. procerus Dougl. ex Graham

     Penstemon confertus ssp. procerus (Dougl. ex Graham) D.V. Clark
     Penstemon confertus var. procerus (Dougl. ex Graham) Coville

Common Name(s): pincushion beardtongue.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=33746, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Magnoliopsida
                        Subclass: Asteridae
                            Order: Scrophulariales
                                Family: Scrophulariaceae
                                    Genus: Penstemon
                                        Species: Penstemon procerus
                                            Variety: Penstemon procerus var. procerus


Available images of this specimen (click to view):
specimen image: 11818s1.jpg specimen image: 11818d1.jpg specimen image: 11818c1.jpg

Images of other samples of the same species:
specimen image: 02458s2.jpg 
specimen image: 02920s1.jpg 
specimen image: 04131s2.jpg 
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specimen image: 04895s1.jpg 
specimen image: 05679s1.jpg 
specimen image: 06938s1.jpg 
specimen image: 07313s3.jpg 
specimen image: 07627s1.jpg 
specimen image: 08889s1.jpg 
specimen image: 12908e1.jpg 
specimen image: 12908d1.jpg 
specimen image: 12908c1.jpg 
specimen image: 12908s2.jpg 
specimen image: 12908g1.jpg 

Nearby Accessions

Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
11826 Antennaria microphylla      "little-leaf pussytoes" same section
11822 Castilleja pallescens      "pale paintbrush" same section
11820 Crepis atribarba      "slender hawksbeard" same section
11819 Cryptantha ambigua      "basin cat's eye" same section
11821 Eremogone aculeata     same section
11824 Eriogonum umbellatum  var. majus   "sulphur-flowered wild buckwheat" same section
11825 Eriophyllum lanatum  var. integrifolium   "common woolly sunflower" same section
11823 Geum triflorum  var. ciliatum   "old man's whiskers" same section


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Maple Creek (Stream) Park County, WY 1.5 mi. NE   Three Rivers Peak 
13S05E10DCAD01 Well (Well) Gallatin County, MT 2.5 mi. W 6555  West Yellowstone 
13S05E10DCDB01 Well (Well) Gallatin County, MT 2.6 mi. W 6559  West Yellowstone 
13S05E15ABAB01 Well (Well) Gallatin County, MT 2.7 mi. W 6562  West Yellowstone 
Madison River Bridge (Bridge) Gallatin County, MT 2.6 mi. W 6549  West Yellowstone 
Bakers Hole Campground (Locale) Gallatin County, MT 2.8 mi. SW 6569  West Yellowstone 
Richards Creek (Stream) Gallatin County, MT 3.9 mi. N   Richards Creek 
Richards Creek (Stream) Park County, WY 3.9 mi. N   Richards Creek 
Gneiss Creek (Stream) Gallatin County, MT 4.1 mi. N   Three Rivers Peak 
Gneiss Creek (Stream) Park County, WY 4.1 mi. N   Three Rivers Peak 
Campanula Creek (Stream) Gallatin County, MT 4 mi. N   Three Rivers Peak 
Campanula Creek (Stream) Park County, WY 4 mi. N   Three Rivers Peak 
Interagency Aerial Fire Control Center (Locale) Gallatin County, MT 3.3 mi. SW 6634  West Yellowstone 
Gneiss Creek Trail (Trail) Park County, WY 3.1 mi. E 6742  Mount Jackson 
Riverside (Populated Place) Gallatin County, MT 4.5 mi. S 6631  West Yellowstone 
13S05E34BDCA01 Well (Well) Gallatin County, MT 3.7 mi. SW 6641  West Yellowstone 
Madison River Lookout (Locale) Teton County, WY 4.9 mi. S 6785  West Yellowstone 
Sandy Butte (Summit) Gallatin County, MT 4.7 mi. N 6952  Richards Creek 
West Yellowstone District Ranger Office (Locale) Gallatin County, MT 4.4 mi. SW 6667  West Yellowstone 
13S05E21DAAB01 Well (Well) Gallatin County, MT 4 mi. SW 6644  West Yellowstone 


Taxon Links for species Penstemon procerus  Douglas ex Graham

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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