Utah Valley University Herbarium

Label

 
Accession # 11999 
Family
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Family
OnagraceaeOnagraceaeOnagraceae  
Species Oenothera pallida Lindl.
Infraspecific    var. pallida 
Common name   pale evening primrose
Collector(s)
Donna M. Barnes   5435  
Coll. Date 27 September 2006 
Geography United States.  Utah.  Kane County
Locality Coral Pink Sand Dunes State Park, along Coral Pink Sand Dunes Road (County Road 43), ca. 1.5 miles N of the campground entrance, on the E side of the road; 
 
Elev.: 6103 ft. (1861 m.)
Habitat Notes deep, actively moving dunes. 
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° 3'  10" N, 112° 42'  45" W
Datum WGS84 
Uncertainty Polygon diameter (with coordinate as origin): 30" (900 m.)

Taxonomy


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

     Oenothera pallida ssp. pallida Lindl.

     Oenothera pallida var. idahoensis Munz
     Oenothera pallida var. typica Munz

Common Name(s): pale evening primrose, pale eveningprimrose, pale evening-primrose.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=27437, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Magnoliopsida
                        Subclass: Rosidae
                            Order: Myrtales
                                Family: Onagraceae
                                    Genus: Oenothera
                                        Species: Oenothera pallida
                                            Subspecies: Oenothera pallida ssp. pallida
                                                

Images

Available images of this specimen (click to view):
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Nearby Accessions


Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
05085 Abronia fragrans      "snowball sand verbena" 1.4 mi. S
05095 Artemisia filifolia      "sand sagebrush" 1.4 mi. S
05083 Boechera holboellii  var. pinetorum  1.4 mi. S
05096 Calamovilfa gigantea      "giant sandreed" 1.4 mi. S
12003 Chrysothamnus nauseosus  var. arenarius   "sand rubber rabbitbrush" same section
12004 Corispermum welshii      "Welsh's bugseed" same section
12503 Dicoria brandegeei      "Brandegee's desert twinbugs" same section
05082 Fritillaria atropurpurea      "leopard-lily" 1.4 mi. S
05094 Juncus arcticus  ssp. littoralis   "mountain rush" 1.4 mi. S
05081 Lathyrus brachycalyx  var. zionis   "Zion sweetpea" 1.4 mi. S
12000 Linum aristatum      "bristle flax" same section
12502 Lygodesmia juncea      "rush skeleton plant" same section
05084 Phlox austromontana  var. prostrata   "creeping southern phlox" 1.4 mi. S
12005 Reverchonia arenaria      "sand reverchonia" same section
05080 Sophora stenophylla      "fringe-leaf necklacepod" 1.4 mi. S
11988 Wyethia scabra      "rough mule's ears" 1.6 mi. SE

Locale


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Coral Pink Sand Dunes State Reserve (Park) Kane County, UT 1 mi. S 5925  Yellowjacket Canyon 
Yellowjacket Picnic Site (Park) Kane County, UT 1.8 mi. N 6214  Yellowjacket Canyon 
Coral Pink Sand Dunes Campground (Locale) Kane County, UT 1.7 mi. SW 5919  Yellowjacket Canyon 
Willow Spring (Spring) Kane County, UT 1.9 mi. NW 6411  Yellowjacket Canyon 
Moquith Mountains (Range) Kane County, UT 2.6 mi. S 6893  Yellowjacket Canyon 
Chris Spring (Spring) Kane County, UT 2.8 mi. S 5932  Yellowjacket Canyon 
Harris Springs (Spring) Kane County, UT 3 mi. NW 6385  Yellowjacket Canyon 
Esplin Spring (Spring) Kane County, UT 2.6 mi. W 6142  Elephant Butte 
Sand Spring (Spring) Kane County, UT 3 mi. NE 6247  Yellowjacket Canyon 
Sand Springs Overnight Campground (Locale) Kane County, UT 3.1 mi. NE 6204  Yellowjacket Canyon 
Ponderosa Grove Campground (Locale) Kane County, UT 3.3 mi. NE 6283  Yellowjacket Canyon 
Ed Lamb Point (Cape) Kane County, UT 3.8 mi. S 6861  Yellowjacket Canyon 
Yellowjacket Spring (Spring) Kane County, UT 3.9 mi. N 6172  Yellowjacket Canyon 
Ed Lamb Point (Cliff) Mohave County, AZ 4.5 mi. S 6779  Kaibab 
Indian Canyon Pictograph Site (Locale) Kane County, UT 4 mi. E 5666  Yellowjacket Canyon 
Red Cliff Spring (Spring) Mohave County, AZ 4.9 mi. S 5512  Kaibab 
Block Mesas (Summit) Kane County, UT 4.9 mi. N 6421  Yellowjacket Canyon 
Dixie Knoll (Summit) Kane County, UT 4.4 mi. SW 5742  Elephant Butte 
South Fork Indian Canyon (Valley) Kane County, UT 4.3 mi. E   Yellowjacket Canyon 
Cougar Canyon (Valley) Kane County, UT 5 mi. SE   Yellowjacket Canyon 

Links

Taxon Links for species Oenothera pallida  Lindl.

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=Oenothera+pallida

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