Utah Valley University Herbarium

Label

 
Accession # 12315 
Family
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Family
BrassicaceaeBrassicaceaeBrassicaceae  
Species Noccaea montana (L.) F.K. Mey.
Common name   alpine pennycress
Collector(s)
James G. Harris   4353  
   with Melinda W. Harris
Coll. Date 10 August 2006 
Country
State/Province
County
United States
Utah
Utah County
Locality Wasatch Mountains, Mount Nebo, head of Hell Hole Basin, along the Juab County line;
     Elev.: 11398 ft. (3475 m.)
Habitat Notes E facing limestone ledges, crevices and scree; alpine tundra. 
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° 49'  32" N, 111° 45'  27" 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):

     Thlaspi montanum var. montanum L.

     Noccaea cochleariformis (DC.) A.& D. Löve
     Noccaea montana (L.) F.K. Mey.
     Thlaspi alpestre auct. non L.
     Thlaspi alpestre var. glaucum A. Nels.
     Thlaspi australe A. Nels.
     Thlaspi cochleariforme DC.
     Thlaspi fendleri var. coloradense (Rydb.) Maguire
     Thlaspi fendleri var. glaucum (A. Nels.) C.L. Hitchc.
     Thlaspi fendleri var. hesperium (Payson) C.L. Hitchc.
     Thlaspi fendleri var. tenuipes Maguire
     Thlaspi glaucum (A. Nels.) A. Nels.
     Thlaspi glaucum var. hesperium Payson
     Thlaspi glaucum var. pedunculatum Payson
     Thlaspi hesperium (Payson) G.N. Jones

Common Name(s): alpine pennycress, alpine pennygrass.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=530668, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Magnoliopsida
                        Subclass: Dilleniidae
                            Order: Capparales
                                Family: Brassicaceae
                                    Genus: Thlaspi
                                        Species: Thlaspi montanum
                                            Variety: Thlaspi montanum var. montanum
                                                

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.
12319 Achillea millefolium  subsp. lanulosa   "western yarrow" same section
12321 Anemone multifida  var. tetonensis   "Rocky Mountain windflower" 1613 ft. NW
13868 Anemone multifida  var. tetonensis   "Teton windflower" 2917 ft. NE
13939 Anemone multifida  var. tetonensis   "Teton windflower" 766 ft. SE
13871 Aquilegia coerulea  var. ochroleuca   "Colorado columbine" 2917 ft. NE
13855 Aquilegia scopulorum      "Utah columbine" 1526 ft. E
04047 Aquilegia scopulorum      "Utah columbine" 1.3 mi. S
13916 Aquilegia scopulorum      "Utah columbine" 1832 ft. SE
12298 Aquilegia scopulorum  var. scopulorum   "Utah columbine" 1529 ft. SE
12338 Arabis drummondii      "Drummond's rockcress" 1.2 mi. NW
12318 Arnica mollis      "hairy arnica" same section
12337 Artemisia ludoviciana  var. incompta   "Louisiana wormwood" 1.2 mi. NW
00535 Artemisia michauxiana      "Michaux's wormwood" 1.7 mi. SW
12329 Astragalus kentrophyta  var. tegetarius   "mountain spiny milkvetch" 1613 ft. NW
13926 Castilleja applegatei  var. viscida   "sticky Applegate's paintbrush" 1832 ft. SE
13860 Castilleja applegatei  var. viscida   "sticky Applegate's paintbrush" 1526 ft. E
12313 Castilleja rhexiifolia      "meadow-beauty paintbrush" same section
13925 Castilleja rhexiifolia      "meadow-beauty paintbrush" 1832 ft. SE
00534 Castilleja rhexiifolia      "meadow-beauty paintbrush" 1.7 mi. SW
00536 Castilleja rhexiifolia      "meadow-beauty paintbrush" 1.7 mi. SW
13861 Castilleja rhexiifolia      "meadow-beauty paintbrush" 1526 ft. E
13863 Cerastium arvense  subsp. strictum   "field chickweed" 1526 ft. E
13933 Cerastium arvense  subsp. strictum   "field chickweed" 1832 ft. SE
12304 Cerastium arvense  subsp. strictum   "field chickweed" 1529 ft. SE
12323 Cerastium beeringianum      "mouse-ear chickweed" 1613 ft. NW
00524 Chenopodium fremontii  var. fremontii   "Fremont's goosefoot" 1.7 mi. SW
13918 Collomia debilis      "alpine mountain trumpet" 1832 ft. SE
12299 Collomia debilis      "alpine mountain trumpet" 1529 ft. SE
13870 Collomia debilis      "alpine mountain trumpet" 2917 ft. NE
04046 Collomia debilis      "alpine mountain trumpet" 1.3 mi. S
13858 Cymopterus hendersonii      "Henderson's rock parsley" 1526 ft. E
12327 Cymopterus hendersonii      "Henderson's rock parsley" 1613 ft. NW
12334 Cystopteris fragilis      "brittle bladder fern" 1.2 mi. NW
12335 Cystopteris fragilis      "brittle bladder fern" 1.2 mi. NW
00525 Descurainia californica      "Sierra tansy mustard" 1.7 mi. SW
13945 Draba aurea      "golden whitlow-cress" 766 ft. SE
12330 Draba aurea      "golden whitlow-cress" 1613 ft. NW
13944 Draba lonchocarpa      "long-pod whitlow-cress" 766 ft. SE
13125 Draba novolympica      "Trelease's whitlow-cress" 898 ft. SE
13124 Draba novolympica      "Trelease's whitlow-cress" 1.1 mi. N
13946 Draba novolympica      "Trelease's whitlow-cress" 766 ft. SE
12311 Draba novolympica      "Trelease's whitlow-cress" 1529 ft. SE
13123 Draba novolympica      "Trelease's whitlow-cress" 898 ft. SE
13120 Draba novolympica      "Trelease's whitlow-cress" 1 mi. N
12340 Draba oligosperma      "few-seeded whitlow-cress" 1.2 mi. NW
00530 Elymus trachycaulus  subsp. trachycaulus   "slender wheatgrass" 1.7 mi. SW
13936 Epilobium alpinum  var. clavatum  1832 ft. SE
12305 Erigeron leiomerus      "rock-slide yellow fleabane" 1529 ft. SE
13924 Erigeron leiomerus      "rock-slide yellow fleabane" 1832 ft. SE
00533 Erigeron speciosus      "aspen fleabane" 1.7 mi. SW
13943 Eriogonum brevicaule  var. grayi   "Gray's wild buckwheat" 766 ft. SE
12310 Eriogonum brevicaule  var. grayi   "Gray's wild buckwheat" 1529 ft. SE
13931 Eriogonum brevicaule  var. grayi   "Gray's wild buckwheat" 1832 ft. SE
00529 Eriogonum brevicaule  var. grayi   "Gray's wild buckwheat" 1.7 mi. SW
00519 Eucephalus engelmannii      "Engelmann's aster" 1.7 mi. SW
12320 Haplopappus macronema      "whitestem goldenbush" same section
13941 Heuchera rubescens      "pink alumroot" 766 ft. SE
00522 Holodiscus dumosus      "mountainspray" 1.7 mi. SW
13864 Lathyrus lanszwertii  var. pallescens   "pale Lanszwert's vetchling" 1526 ft. E
13919 Lathyrus lanszwertii  var. pallescens   "pale Lanszwert's vetchling" 1832 ft. SE
00528 Lupinus argenteus  var. argenteus   "silvery lupine" 1.7 mi. SW
12312 Lupinus argenteus  var. utahensis   "Utah silky lupine" same section
12324 Lychnis drummondii     1613 ft. NW
12306 Minuartia nuttallii  subsp. nuttallii   "Nuttall's sandwort" 1529 ft. SE
13934 Minuartia nuttallii  var. nuttallii   "Nuttall's sandwort" 1832 ft. SE
13872 Minuartia nuttallii  var. nuttallii   "Nuttall's sandwort" 2917 ft. NE
13935 Minuartia rubella      "beautiful sandwort" 1832 ft. SE
13867 Noccaea montana  var. montana   "alpine pennycress" 1526 ft. E
00526 Orthocarpus tolmiei      "Tolmie's owl's-clover" 1.7 mi. SW
12317 Oxyria digyna      "alpine mountainsorrel" same section
13862 Pellaea breweri      "Brewer's cliff brake" 1526 ft. E
12333 Pellaea breweri      "Brewer's cliff brake" 1.2 mi. NW
12326 Penstemon cyananthus  var. cyananthus   "Wasatch beardtongue" 1613 ft. NW
00598 Penstemon cyananthus  var. cyananthus   "Wasatch beardtongue" 1.7 mi. SW
12332 Penstemon cyananthus  var. cyananthus   "Wasatch beardtongue" 1.2 mi. NW
13917 Penstemon montanus      "cord-root beardtongue" 1832 ft. SE
12302 Penstemon montanus      "cord-root beardtongue" 1529 ft. SE
13948 Penstemon whippleanus      "Whipple's beardtongue" 1 mi. N
12341 Petrophytum caespitosum      "rockmat" 1.2 mi. NW
12314 Phacelia heterophylla      "variable-leaf scorpionweed" same section
13928 Physaria occidentalis  var. cinerascens   "western bladderpod" 1832 ft. SE
12339 Physaria occidentalis  var. cinerascens   "King's bladderpod" 1.2 mi. NW
13875 Physaria occidentalis  var. cinerascens   "western bladderpod" 2917 ft. NE
12331 Physaria occidentalis  var. occidentalis   "western bladderpod" 1613 ft. NW
13866 Poa fendleriana  var. longiligula   "muttongrass" 1526 ft. E
12322 Poa interior      "Greenland bluegrass" 1529 ft. SE
12325 Polemonium viscosum      "sticky polemonium" 1613 ft. NW
13859 Polemonium viscosum      "sticky polemonium" 1526 ft. E
13923 Polemonium viscosum      "sticky polemonium" 1832 ft. SE
13937 Potentilla concinna  var. concinna   "elegant cinquefoil" 766 ft. SE
13938 Potentilla ovina  var. ovina   "sheep cinquefoil" 766 ft. SE
13857 Primula parryi      "Parry's primrose" 1526 ft. E
13856 Ranunculus adoneus      "alpine buttercup" 1526 ft. E
13869 Ribes montigenum      "gooseberry currant" 2917 ft. NE
13874 Ribes wolfii      "Wolf's currant" 2917 ft. NE
13920 Saxifraga cespitosa      "tufted saxifrage" 1832 ft. SE
00521 Saxifraga odontoloma      "brook saxifrage" 1.7 mi. SW
13873 Senecio canus      "woolly groundsel" 2917 ft. NE
13932 Senecio canus      "woolly groundsel" 1832 ft. SE
00527 Senecio eremophilus  var. kingii   "King's ragwort" 1.7 mi. SW
12307 Senecio eremophilus  var. kingii   "King's ragwort" 1529 ft. SE
13922 Senecio fremontii  var. fremontii   "Fremont's ragwort" 1832 ft. SE
12308 Senecio fremontii  var. fremontii   "Fremont's ragwort" 1529 ft. SE
12309 Senecio werneriifolius  var. malmstenoides   "ashy groundsel" 1529 ft. SE
12328 Silene acaulis      "moss campion" 1613 ft. NW
13927 Silene acaulis      "moss campion" 1832 ft. SE
04097 Silene acaulis      "mountain spiny milkvetch" 1.3 mi. S
03964 Silene acaulis      "moss catchfly" 1.3 mi. S
04081 Solidago multiradiata  var. scopulorum   "low goldenrod" 1.3 mi. S
12336 Sphaeromeria diversifolia      "separate-leaf chickensage" 1.2 mi. NW
13947 Synthyris laciniata      "western kittentails" 1 mi. N
12316 Valeriana acutiloba      "sharpleaf valerian" same section
13921 Valeriana acutiloba      "sharpleaf valerian" 1832 ft. SE
00520 Valeriana occidentalis      "western valerian" 1.7 mi. SW

Locale


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Mount Nebo (Summit) Juab County, UT 1587 ft. SW 11671  Mona 
Wasatch Range (Range) Juab County, UT 1587 ft. SW 11671  Mona 
North Basin (Basin) Juab County, UT 0.6 mi. S 11280  Mona 
Wolf Pass (Gap) Juab County, UT 2957 ft. NE 10634  Nebo Basin 
Hell Hole Basin (Basin) Utah County, UT 0.6 mi. E 9895  Nebo Basin 
Pole Canyon Basin (Basin) Juab County, UT 0.7 mi. NW 9416  Mona 
North Peak (Summit) Utah County, UT 1 mi. N 10995  Nebo Basin 
Mount Nebo Wilderness (Reserve) Juab County, UT 1.1 mi. N 8829  Mona 
South Basin (Basin) Juab County, UT 1.1 mi. SW 10099  Mona 
Middle Basin (Basin) Juab County, UT 1.3 mi. S 8977  Nebo Basin 
John Jones Canyon (Valley) Juab County, UT 1.4 mi. N   Mona 
Nebo Basin Trail (Trail) Utah County, UT 1.4 mi. NE 9229  Nebo Basin 
Nebo Bench (Bench) Utah County, UT 1.4 mi. NE 9229  Nebo Basin 
Nebo Basin (Basin) Juab County, UT 1.6 mi. SE 7523  Nebo Basin 
Evans Ridge (Ridge) Utah County, UT 1.7 mi. E 8708  Nebo Basin 
Gibson Creek (Stream) Juab County, UT 2.3 mi. N   Nebo Basin 
Left Fork Salt Creek (Stream) Utah County, UT 2 mi. SE   Nebo Basin 
Right Fork Salt Creek (Stream) Utah County, UT 2 mi. SE   Nebo Basin 
Broad Canyon (Valley) Juab County, UT 2.5 mi. N   Mona 
Middle Ridge (Ridge) Juab County, UT 2.6 mi. S 8885  Mona 

Links

Taxon Links for species Noccaea montana  (L.) F.K. Mey.

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=Noccaea+montana

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