Utah Valley University Herbarium

Label

 
Accession # 12773 
Family
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Family
PolemoniaceaePolemoniaceaePolemoniaceae  
Species Phlox austromontana Coville
Infraspecific    var. austromontana 
Common name   southern phlox
Collector(s)
Donna M. Barnes   5704  
   with Olga Kopp
Coll. Date 10 May 2007 
Country
State/Province
County
United States
Utah
Millard County
Locality Cricket Mountains, access road to Headlight Canyon, [Big Sage Valley];
     Elev.: 5826 ft. (1776 m.)
Habitat Notes juniper community; silty soil. 
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 38° 54'  41" N, 112° 58'  24" 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):

     Phlox austromontana ssp. austromontana Coville

     Phlox austromontana var. lutescens Welsh
     Phlox austromontana ssp. vera Wherry

Common Name(s): desert mountain phlox, mountain phlox.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=30914, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Magnoliopsida
                        Subclass: Asteridae
                            Order: Solanales
                                Family: Polemoniaceae
                                    Genus: Phlox
                                        Species: Phlox austromontana
                                            Subspecies: Phlox austromontana ssp. austromontana
                                                

Images

Available images of this specimen (click to view):
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Images of other samples of the same species:
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01757
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01803
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10449
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12631
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Nearby Accessions


Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
12751 Allium nevadense      "Nevada wild onion" 1.2 mi. NW
12755 Androstephium breviflorum      "pink funnel lily" 1.1 mi. SW
12762 Astragalus calycosus  var. calycosus   "Torrey's milkvetch" 1.1 mi. SW
12745 Astragalus eurekensis      "Eureka milkvetch" 1.2 mi. NW
12759 Astragalus newberryi  var. castoreus   "Newberry's milkvetch" 1.1 mi. SW
12748 Boechera microphylla  var. microphylla  1.2 mi. NW
12756 Calylophus lavandulifolius      "lavender-leaf sundrops" 1.1 mi. SW
12742 Castilleja chromosa      "common paintbrush" 1.2 mi. NW
12753 Cirsium neomexicanum      "New Mexico thistle" 1.2 mi. NW
13235 Cirsium neomexicanum      "New Mexico thistle" 1.2 mi. NW
13234 Cirsium neomexicanum      "New Mexico thistle" 1.2 mi. NW
12740 Cryptantha humilis      "dwarf cat's eye" 1.2 mi. NW
12761 Delphinium andersonii      "Anderson's larkspur" 1.1 mi. SW
12771 Eremogone macradenia  var. macradenia   "desert sandwort" same section
12743 Erigeron pumilus  var. concinnus   "western shaggy fleabane" 1.2 mi. NW
12754 Erysimum capitatum      "sand dune wallflower" 1.1 mi. SW
12758 Erysimum repandum      "spreading wallflower" 1.1 mi. SW
12772 Lathyrus brachycalyx  var. brachycalyx   "Bonneville sweetpea" same section
12750 Lomatium grayi  var. depauperatum   "stunted biscuitroot" 1.2 mi. NW
12749 Lomatium nevadense  var. parishii   "Parish's biscuitroot" 1.2 mi. NW
12738 Oenothera cespitosa  var. crinita   "tufted evening primrose" 1.2 mi. NW
12760 Penstemon confusus      "Owens Valley beardtongue" 1.1 mi. SW
12744 Phlox austromontana  var. austromontana   "southern phlox" 1.2 mi. NW
12739 Phlox longifolia      "long-leaf phlox" 1.2 mi. NW
12757 Phlox muscoides      "moss phlox" 1.1 mi. SW
12737 Pseudoroegneria spicata      "bluebunch wheatgrass" 1.2 mi. NW
12746 Ranunculus andersonii  var. andersonii   "Anderson's buttercup" 1.2 mi. NW
12752 Sphaeralcea parvifolia      "small-leaf globemallow" 1.2 mi. NW
12747 Stenotus acaulis      "stemless goldenweed" 1.2 mi. NW
12741 Streptanthus cordatus      "heart-leaf twistflower" 1.2 mi. NW
12763 Tetraneuris acaulis  var. caespitosa   "caespitose four-nerve daisy" 1.1 mi. SW

Locale


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Iron Basin (Populated Place) Millard County, UT 1.6 mi. NE 5768  Candland Spring 
Big Sage Reservoir (Reservoir) Millard County, UT 1.9 mi. NE 5538  Candland Spring 
Big Sage Valley (Valley) Millard County, UT 2.7 mi. NE   Cat Canyon 
Little Sage Valley (Valley) Millard County, UT 2.7 mi. NE   Candland Spring 
Red Canyon (Valley) Millard County, UT 3 mi. NW   Sevier Lake NE 
Poison Mountain (Summit) Millard County, UT 3.3 mi. NE 6027  Candland Spring 
Cedar Pass (Gap) Millard County, UT 3.8 mi. S 6001  Cat Canyon 
Red Cove (Valley) Millard County, UT 3.1 mi. W   Sevier Lake NE 
Filmore Canyon (Valley) Millard County, UT 4.1 mi. N   Candland Spring 
Cedar Canyon (Valley) Millard County, UT 3.6 mi. W   Sevier Lake NE 
Cricket Seeps (Spring) Millard County, UT 4.6 mi. N 6060  Candland Spring 
Red Pass (Gap) Millard County, UT 4.7 mi. S 6113  Cat Canyon 
Mine Canyon (Valley) Millard County, UT 4.4 mi. SW   Sevier Lake NE 
Broadmouth Canyon (Valley) Millard County, UT 4.5 mi. NE   Candland Spring 
Fillmore Wash (Valley) Millard County, UT 4.9 mi. NW   Candland Spring 
Red Valley (Basin) Millard County, UT 5.5 mi. SW 5348  Headlight Mountain 
Cys Pass (Gap) Millard County, UT 6.3 mi. SW 5420  Headlight Mountain 
Georges Valley (Valley) Millard County, UT 6.5 mi. SE   Cat Canyon 

Links

Taxon Links for species Phlox austromontana  Coville

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=Phlox+austromontana

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