Utah Valley University Herbarium

Label

 
Accession # 02840 
Family
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Family
PolemoniaceaePolemoniaceaePolemoniaceae  
Species Polemonium foliosissimum A. Gray
Infraspecific    var. alpinum Brand
Common name   alpine Jacob's-ladder
Collector(s)
F.B. O'Connell Jr.   s.n.  
Coll. Date 13 June 1992 
Country
State/Province
County
United States
Utah
Utah
Locality Alpine Loop road, near Cascade Springs turnoff.
    
Habitat Notes woodland field. 
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° 29'  58" N, 111° 35'  50" W
Township Range T4S, R3E, Sec. 3  
Datum Not recorded
Uncertainty Not calculated
TRS Notes Latitude and longitude were derived from township and range information and may be
inaccurate by as much as 0.7 miles (or 4.2 miles if the section is not given).

Taxonomy


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

     Polemonium foliosissimum var. alpinum Brand

     Polemonium foliosissimum ssp. albiflorum (Eastw.) Brand
     Polemonium foliosissimum ssp. decurrens (Brand) Wherry

Common Name(s): alpine jacobs ladder, alpine Jacob's-ladder.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=529736, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Magnoliopsida
                        Subclass: Asteridae
                            Order: Solanales
                                Family: Polemoniaceae
                                    Genus: Polemonium
                                        Species: Polemonium foliosissimum
                                            Variety: Polemonium foliosissimum var. alpinum
                                                

Images

Available images of this specimen (click to view):
specimen image: 02840s1.jpg

Images of other samples of the same species:
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01149
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01602
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01866
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01967
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01979
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Nearby Accessions


Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
09866 Aconitum columbianum  var. columbianum   "Columbian monkshood" 1.8 mi. S
01778 Cardamine cordifolia  var. cordifolia   "heart-leaf bittercress" 1 mi. N
09864 Collomia linearis      "tiny trumpet" 1.8 mi. S
01770 Delphinium nuttallianum      "meadow larkspur" 1 mi. N
01777 Hackelia patens  var. patens   "spotted stickseed" 1 mi. N
09865 Herrickia wasatchensis      "Wasatch aster" 1.8 mi. S
01769 Hydrophyllum capitatum  var. capitatum   "purple cat's breeches" 1 mi. N
09863 Madia glomerata      "mountain tarweed" 1.8 mi. S
01779 Mahonia repens      "Oregongrape" 1 mi. N
01767 Mimulus guttatus      "common monkeyflower" 1 mi. N
09862 Monolepis nuttalliana      "Nuttall's povertyweed" 1.8 mi. S
04345 Senecio crassulus      "thick-leaf ragwort" 2.3 mi. SE

Locale


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Forest Lake (Reservoir) Utah County, UT 1 mi. NE 8511  Brighton 
Rock Spring (Spring) Utah County, UT 1.1 mi. SE 9492  Aspen Grove 
Mill Canyon Peak (Summit) Wasatch County, UT 1.1 mi. E 10270  Aspen Grove 
Shaffer Fork (Stream) Utah County, UT 1.7 mi. N   Brighton 
Mill Canyon Spring (Spring) Utah County, UT 1.8 mi. S 8281  Aspen Grove 
Mary Ellen Gulch (Valley) Utah County, UT 1.8 mi. N   Dromedary Peak 
Bay State Tunnel (Mine) Utah County, UT 2 mi. N 7825  Brighton 
Dutchman Guard Station (Locale) Utah County, UT 2 mi. N 7573  Brighton 
Dutchman Mine (Mine) Utah County, UT 2 mi. N 7602  Brighton 
Graveyard Flat (Flat) Utah County, UT 1.8 mi. NW 7556  Brighton 
Baker Fork (Stream) Utah County, UT 2.1 mi. N   Brighton 
Major Evans Gulch (Valley) Utah County, UT 1.8 mi. NW   Dromedary Peak 
Holman Flat (Flat) Utah County, UT 1.8 mi. W 7162  Timpanogos Cave 
Miller Hill Tunnel (Mine) Utah County, UT 2.4 mi. N 7648  Brighton 
Porcupine Gulch (Valley) Utah County, UT 1.9 mi. W   Dromedary Peak 
Sandy Baker Pass (Gap) Wasatch County, UT 2.2 mi. NE 8734  Brighton 
Texan Tunnel (Mine) Utah County, UT 2.7 mi. N 8698  Brighton 
Dry Fork (Valley) Utah County, UT 2.8 mi. N   Brighton 
Silver Creek (Stream) Utah County, UT 2.1 mi. W   Dromedary Peak 
Pacific Mine (Mine) Utah County, UT 2.9 mi. N 7769  Brighton 

Links

Taxon Links for species Polemonium foliosissimum  A. Gray

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=Polemonium+foliosissimum

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