Utah Valley University Herbarium

Label

 
Accession # 12201 
Family
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Family
RanunculaceaeRanunculaceaeRanunculaceae  
Species Aconitum columbianum Nutt.
Common name   western monkshood
Collector(s)
J.G. Harris   4239  
Coll. Date 03 July 2006 
Country
State/Province
County
United States
Nevada
White Pine County
Locality Schell Creek Mountains, North Fork Berry Creek.
     Elev.: 8692 ft. (2650 m.)
Habitat Notes damp soil along creek, riparian 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 39° 20'  57" N, 114° 37'  42" 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):

     Aconitum columbianum Nutt.

Common Name(s): Columbia monkshood, Columbian monkshood, monkshood (columbian).

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=18416, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Magnoliopsida
                        Subclass: Magnoliidae
                            Order: Ranunculales
                                Family: Ranunculaceae
                                    Genus: Aconitum
                                        Species: Aconitum columbianum
                                                                                            

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.
12211 Androsace septentrionalis      "pygmy-flowered rockjasmine" 1.2 mi. W
12222 Antennaria corymbosa      "flat-top pussytoes" 1.8 mi. SW
12208 Aquilegia coerulea      "Colorado columbine" 1.2 mi. W
12198 Aquilegia formosa      "western columbine" same section
12215 Artemisia michauxiana      "Michaux's wormwood" 1.2 mi. W
12220 Astragalus kentrophyta  var. tegetarius   "mountain spiny milkvetch" 1.8 mi. SW
12213 Boechera lemmonii     1.2 mi. W
12203 Cardamine breweri  var. breweri   "Brewer's bittercress" same section
12205 Carex microptera      "smallwing sedge" same section
12242 Carex phaeocephala      "dunhead sedge" 1.8 mi. SW
12224 Castilleja nana      "dwarf alpine paintbrush" 1.8 mi. SW
12235 Cymopterus hendersonii      "Henderson's rock parsley" 1.8 mi. SW
12225 Cystopteris fragilis      "brittle bladder fern" 1.8 mi. SW
12217 Draba densifolia      "dense-leaf whitlow-cress" 1.8 mi. SW
12238 Draba oligosperma      "few-seeded whitlow-cress" 1.8 mi. SW
12207 Draba pedicellata  var. pedicellata   "Cherry Creek whitlow-cress" 1.2 mi. W
12237 Draba pennellii      "Pennell's whitlow-cress" 1.8 mi. SW
12236 Draba pennellii      "Pennell's whitlow-cress" 1.8 mi. SW
12200 Epilobium glaberrimum      "glaucus willowherb" same section
12231 Erigeron compositus  var. glabratus   "cut-leaf fleabane" 1.8 mi. SW
12230 Erigeron leiomerus      "rock-slide yellow fleabane" 1.8 mi. SW
12234 Eriogonum ovalifolium  var. nivale   "alpine cushion wild buckwheat" 1.8 mi. SW
12210 Geum rossii      "Ross' avens" 1.2 mi. W
12199 Habenaria dilatata  var. leucostachys   "Sierra bog orchid" same section
12212 Heuchera parvifolia      "little-leaf alumroot" 1.2 mi. W
12206 Lewisia pygmaea      "dwarf lewisia" same section
12226 Lychnis drummondii     1.8 mi. SW
12204 Mimulus guttatus      "common monkeyflower" same section
12233 Minuartia obtusiloba      "alpine sandwort" 1.8 mi. SW
12209 Phacelia sericea  var. ciliosa  1.2 mi. W
12219 Phlox pulvinata      "cushion phlox" 1.8 mi. SW
12243 Poa glaucifolia      "waxy-leaved bluegrass" 1.8 mi. SW
12218 Polemonium pulcherrimum  var. delicatum  1.8 mi. SW
12223 Polemonium viscosum      "sticky polemonium" 1.8 mi. SW
12221 Potentilla concinna      "elegant cinquefoil" 1.8 mi. SW
12228 Ribes montigenum      "gooseberry currant" 1.8 mi. SW
12214 Rubus idaeus  var. strigosus   "wild red raspberry" 1.2 mi. W
12227 Selaginella watsonii      "Watson's spikemoss" 1.8 mi. SW
12229 Silene acaulis      "moss campion" 1.8 mi. SW
12216 Smelowskia calycina  var. americana   "American false candytuft" 1.8 mi. SW
12232 Stellaria longipes  var. longipes   "meadow starwort" 1.8 mi. SW
12202 Veratrum californicum      "California false hellebore" same section

Locale


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Doe Canyon (Valley) White Pine County, NV 1969 ft. W   South Schell Peak 
Berry Creek Campground (Locale) White Pine County, NV 0.8 mi. W 8258  Cleve Creek Baldy 
North Fork Berry Creek (Stream) White Pine County, NV 1 mi. W   South Schell Peak 
Ostergard Canyon (Valley) White Pine County, NV 1.2 mi. W   North Schell Peak 
Brennen Mine (Mine) White Pine County, NV 1.6 mi. W 8514  Cleve Creek Baldy 
South Schell Peak (Summit) White Pine County, NV 1.8 mi. SE 11726  South Schell Peak 
Taft Peak (Summit) White Pine County, NV 2 mi. E 11693  South Schell Peak 
Providence Mine (Mine) White Pine County, NV 2.7 mi. N 8449  Duck Creek Valley 
Brennen Mine (Mine) White Pine County, NV 2.8 mi. N 8544  Duck Creek Valley 
Fera Ninetyseven (Spring) White Pine County, NV 2.4 mi. W 8206  Cleve Creek Baldy 
Berry Creek Forest Service Station (Locale) White Pine County, NV 2.7 mi. NW 7714  Cleve Creek Baldy 
Timber Creek Campground (Locale) White Pine County, NV 3.6 mi. N 8626  Duck Creek Valley 
Fera Ninetyeight (Spring) White Pine County, NV 3.7 mi. SW 8701  Cleve Creek Baldy 
North Schell Peak (Summit) White Pine County, NV 4.7 mi. N 11858  North Schell Peak 
Pescio Ranch (Locale) White Pine County, NV 3.9 mi. W 7746  Cleve Creek Baldy 
Pat and Mike Springs (Spring) White Pine County, NV 4.3 mi. NW 7441  Duck Creek Valley 
Worthington Canyon (Valley) White Pine County, NV 3.9 mi. W   Cleve Creek Baldy 
Five Springs (Spring) White Pine County, NV 3.9 mi. W 7520  Cleve Creek Baldy 
Little Wellington Springs (Spring) White Pine County, NV 4.1 mi. W 7445  Cleve Creek Baldy 
Kraft Canyon (Valley) White Pine County, NV 5.3 mi. S   Cleve Creek Baldy 

Links

Taxon Links for species Aconitum columbianum  Nutt.

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=Aconitum+columbianum

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