Utah Valley University Herbarium


Accession # 12473 
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Species Gentiana affinis Griseb.
Infraspecific    var. affinis 
Common name   pleated gentian
T. Cramer   4103  
   with B. Cramer, B. Cramer
Coll. Date 19 August 1994 
United States
Fremont County
Locality Green River Basin, Sweetwater River, ca 8.5 air miles SW of South Pass City.
     Elev.: 8300 ft. (2530 m.)
Habitat Notes riverside meadows, willows, sagebrush. 
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° 23'  22" N, 108° 54'  54" W
Township Range T28N, R101W, Sec. 19 SE 1/4  
Datum Not recorded
Uncertainty Not calculated


No synonyms recognized in the ITIS database.


Available images of this specimen (click to view):
specimen image: 12473s1.jpg

Images of other samples of the same species:
specimen image: 03003s1.jpg 
specimen image: 08152s1.jpg 
specimen image: 08756s1.jpg 
specimen image: 13438s1.jpg 

Nearby Accessions

  There are no nearby accessions.


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Sharps Meadows Creek (Stream) Fremont County, WY 0.7 mi. SE   Anderson Ridge 
South Pass (Gap) Fremont County, WY 1.3 mi. S 7546  Pacific Springs 
Fog Gulch (Valley) Fremont County, WY 1.3 mi. SE   South Pass City 
Anderson Homestead (Locale) Fremont County, WY 2 mi. N 7825  Anderson Ridge 
Anderson Homestead (Locale) Fremont County, WY 2.1 mi. N 7825  Anderson Ridge 
Shelter House (Locale) Fremont County, WY 1.8 mi. SE 7504  Anderson Ridge 
Anderson Ridge (Ridge) Fremont County, WY 3.3 mi. N 8170  Anderson Ridge 
Pacific Number 1 Reservoir (Reservoir) Fremont County, WY 3.6 mi. S 7189  Pacific Springs 
Pacific Dam (Dam) Fremont County, WY 3.6 mi. S 7189  Pacific Springs 
Summit of the Original South Pass (Gap) Fremont County, WY 3.5 mi. S 7418  Pacific Springs 
Pacific Springs (Spring) Fremont County, WY 3.8 mi. S 7172  Pacific Springs 
Stage and Pony Express Station Site (Locale) Fremont County, WY 3.8 mi. S 7179  Pacific Springs 
Old Halter and Flick Ranch (Locale) Fremont County, WY 3.9 mi. S 7169  Pacific Springs 
Pacific Butte (Summit) Fremont County, WY 4.4 mi. S 7858  Pacific Springs 
Pacific Butte Area Mine (Mine) Fremont County, WY 4.3 mi. S 7405  Pacific Springs 
Elkhorn Draw (Valley) Fremont County, WY 3.9 mi. SW   Anderson Ridge 
Hay Ranch (Locale) Fremont County, WY 3.6 mi. SE 7438  Dickie Springs 
West Pacific Creek (Stream) Fremont County, WY 4.5 mi. SW   Anderson Ridge 
Palmer Draw (Valley) Fremont County, WY 4 mi. NW   Anderson Ridge 
Jack Ranch (Locale) Fremont County, WY 5.2 mi. N 8104  Anderson Ridge 


Taxon Links for species Gentiana affinis  Griseb.

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

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