Utah Valley University Herbarium

Label

 
Accession # 12454 
Family
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Family
JuncaceaeJuncaceaeJuncaceae  
Species Juncus arcticus Willd.
Infraspecific    subsp. littoralis (Engelm.) Hulten
Common name   mountain rush
Collector(s)
N. Snow   8199  
   with S. Snow
Coll. Date 03 September 2000 
Country
State/Province
County
United States
Colorado
Larimer County
Locality Big Thompson Canyon, 7 miles W of County Rd 27, along Highway 34 where it crosses Big Thompson River.
     Elev.: 5865 ft. (1788 m.)
Habitat Notes banks above river. 
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° 25'  57" N, 105° 17'  28" W
Datum Not recorded
Uncertainty Not calculated

Taxonomy


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

     Juncus balticus var. littoralis Engelm.

     Juncus arcticus ssp. littoralis (Engelm.) HultÚn
     Juncus arcticus var. littoralis (Engelm.) Boivin

Common Name(s): Baltic rush.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=528596, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Liliopsida
                        Subclass: Commelinidae
                            Order: Juncales
                                Family: Juncaceae
                                    Genus: Juncus
                                        Species: Juncus balticus
                                            Variety: Juncus balticus var. littoralis
                                                

Images

Available images of this specimen (click to view):
specimen image: 12454s2.jpg

Images of other samples of the same species:
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00996
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01352
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03554
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03555
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03557
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11835
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16894

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
Loveland Powerplant (Locale) Larimer County, CO 0.9 mi. S 5702  Drake 
Round Mountain Trailhead (Locale) Larimer County, CO 1.1 mi. SW 7071  Drake 
Round Mountain Trail (Trail) Larimer County, CO 1.3 mi. S 7267  Drake 
Idylwilde Dam (Dam) Larimer County, CO 1.1 mi. W 6103  Drake 
Idylwilde Reservoir (Reservoir) Larimer County, CO 1.1 mi. W 6103  Drake 
Palisade Mountain (Summit) Larimer County, CO 1.2 mi. NW 8225  Drake 
Loveland Mountain Park (Park) Larimer County, CO 1.4 mi. SE 5827  Drake 
Dry Creek (Stream) Larimer County, CO 1.7 mi. NE   Drake 
Sheep Mountain (Summit) Larimer County, CO 1.7 mi. SW 8458  Drake 
Cedar Creek (Stream) Larimer County, CO 1.7 mi. SE   Drake 
Cedar Cove (Populated Place) Larimer County, CO 1.8 mi. SE 5578  Drake 
Grouse Hollow (Valley) Larimer County, CO 1.8 mi. SE   Drake 
Midway (Populated Place) Larimer County, CO 1.7 mi. W 6099  Drake 
Stone Mountain (Summit) Larimer County, CO 2.3 mi. S 7550  Drake 
Cedar Park (Flat) Larimer County, CO 2.4 mi. N 6874  Drake 
Jug Gulch (Valley) Larimer County, CO 2.7 mi. N   Buckhorn Mountain 
Alexander Mountain (Summit) Larimer County, CO 2.1 mi. E 7074  Drake 
Cedar Springs Dam (Dam) Larimer County, CO 2.5 mi. NW 6838  Drake 
Cedar Springs Reservoir (Reservoir) Larimer County, CO 2.5 mi. NW 6838  Drake 
Dickson Gulch (Valley) Larimer County, CO 2.3 mi. SE   Drake 

Links

Taxon Links for species Juncus arcticus  Willd.

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=Juncus+arcticus

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