Utah Valley University Herbarium

Label

 
Accession # 12385 
Family
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Family
OnagraceaeOnagraceaeOnagraceae  
Species Gayophytum ramosissimum Torr. & Gray
Common name   pinyon groundsmoke
Collector(s)
T. Cramer   3630  
Coll. Date 12 August 1994 
Country
State/Province
County
United States
Wyoming
Sublette County
Locality Greene River Basin, Horse Creek, ca 4.5 air miles SE of Merna.
     Elev.: 7500 ft. (2287 m.)
Habitat Notes sandstone bluff above creek, sagebrush, aspen groves, scattered limber pine. 
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 42° 54'  8" N, 110° 17'  1" W
Datum Not recorded
Uncertainty Not calculated

Taxonomy


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

     Gayophytum ramosissimum Torr. & Gray

Common Name(s): muchbranched groundsmoke, pinyon groundsmoke.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=27679, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Magnoliopsida
                        Subclass: Rosidae
                            Order: Myrtales
                                Family: Onagraceae
                                    Genus: Gayophytum
                                        Species: Gayophytum ramosissimum
                                                                                            

Images

Available images of this specimen (click to view):
specimen image: 12385s1.jpg

Images of other samples of the same species:
specimen image: 00868s1.jpg 
00868
specimen image: 05102s3.jpg 
05102
specimen image: 08948s1.jpg 
08948
specimen image: 11771d1.jpg 
11771
specimen image: 11771s1.jpg 
11771
specimen image: 11857s1.jpg 
11857
specimen image: 16850s1.jpg 
16850

Nearby Accessions

  There are no nearby accessions.

Locale


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
South Horse Creek (Stream) Sublette County, WY 1.4 mi. NW   Lookout Mountain 
North Horse Creek (Stream) Sublette County, WY 1.4 mi. NW   Blind Bull Creek 
Horse Pasture Draw (Valley) Sublette County, WY 2.1 mi. W   Prospect Peak 
Lead Creek (Stream) Sublette County, WY 2.9 mi. N   Prospect Peak 
Aspen Ridge (Ridge) Sublette County, WY 2.9 mi. SE 7842  Onion Springs 
Beaver Ridge (Ridge) Sublette County, WY 4.1 mi. N 7947  Merna 
Spring Creek (Stream) Sublette County, WY 4.4 mi. S   Maki Creek 
Ryegrass Junction (Locale) Sublette County, WY 4.5 mi. S 7448  Halfway 
Shannon Point (Summit) Sublette County, WY 3.5 mi. E 7638  Webb Draw 
Aspen Ridge Pit Reservoir (Reservoir) Sublette County, WY 3.7 mi. SE 7458  Webb Draw 
Merna (Populated Place) Sublette County, WY 4.2 mi. NW 7681  Merna 
Merna Butte (Summit) Sublette County, WY 4.7 mi. NW 8183  Merna 
Brodie Draw (Valley) Sublette County, WY 5.8 mi. S   Merna 

Links

Taxon Links for species Gayophytum ramosissimum  Torr. & 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=Gayophytum+ramosissimum

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