Utah Valley University Herbarium


Accession # 12819 
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Species Castilleja applegatei Fernald
Infraspecific    var. viscida (Rydb.) Ownbey
Common name   sticky Applegate's paintbrush
Donna M. Barnes   5727  
Coll. Date 30 May 2007 
United States
Utah County
Locality American Fork Canyon, TR 038, [FR 085, along Baker Fork];
     Elev.: 8094 ft. (2468 m.)
Habitat Notes S facing slope, rocky 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 40° 31'  48" N, 111° 35'  15" W
Datum Not recorded
Uncertainty Polygon diameter (with coordinate as origin): 30" (900 m.)


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

     Castilleja applegatei ssp. pinetorum (Fern.) Chuang & Heckard

     Castilleja applegatei var. fragilis (Zeile) N. Holmgren
     Castilleja applegatei var. pinetorum (Fern.) N. Holmgren
     Castilleja applegatei var. viscida (Rydb.) Ownbey
     Castilleja pinetorum Fern.
     Castilleja viscida Rydb.
     Castilleja wherryana Pennell

Common Name(s): wavyleaf Indian paintbrush.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=525156, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Magnoliopsida
                        Subclass: Asteridae
                            Order: Scrophulariales
                                Family: Scrophulariaceae
                                    Genus: Castilleja
                                        Species: Castilleja applegatei
                                            Subspecies: Castilleja applegatei ssp. pinetorum


Available images of this specimen (click to view):
specimen image: 12819s2.jpg specimen image: 12819c1.jpg specimen image: 12819d1.jpg

Images of other samples of the same species:
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specimen image: 02799s2.jpg 
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Nearby Accessions

Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
03819 Aconitum columbianum  var. columbianum   "western monkshood" 1.5 mi. E
03818 Anaphalis margaritacea      "western pearly everlasting" 1.5 mi. E
12811 Androsace septentrionalis      "pygmy-flowered rockjasmine" 2667 ft. NE
05033 Angelica kingii      "King's angelica" 2761 ft. E
03823 Asclepias speciosa      "showy milkweed" 1.5 mi. E
12813 Cardamine cordifolia      "heart-leaf bittercress" 2667 ft. NE
01778 Cardamine cordifolia  var. cordifolia   "heart-leaf bittercress" 1.2 mi. S
12816 Carex hoodii      "Hood's sedge" 2667 ft. NE
12807 Cerastium fontanum      "common mouse-ear chickweed" 2667 ft. NE
12805 Collinsia parviflora      "maiden blue eyed Mary" 2667 ft. NE
01770 Delphinium nuttallianum      "meadow larkspur" 1.2 mi. S
05009 Draba brachystylis      "shortstyle whitlow-cress" 2761 ft. E
03817 Epilobium ciliatum      "fringed willowherb" 1.5 mi. E
05026 Erigeron arenarioides      "sand fleabane" 2761 ft. E
05034 Erigeron speciosus      "aspen fleabane" 2761 ft. E
12820 Erysimum repandum      "spreading wallflower" same section
05036 Eucephalus elegans      "elegant aster" 2761 ft. E
03828 Eucephalus engelmannii      "Engelmann's aster" 1.5 mi. E
12818 Euphorbia brachycera      "horned spurge" same section
12810 Fragaria virginiana  var. glauca   "mountain strawberry" 2667 ft. NE
01777 Hackelia patens  var. patens   "spotted stickseed" 1.2 mi. S
05016 Helianthus nuttallii      "Nuttall's sunflower" 2761 ft. E
05030 Herrickia glauca      "grey aster" 2761 ft. E
05012 Heuchera rubescens  var. rubescens   "pink alumroot" 2761 ft. E
01769 Hydrophyllum capitatum  var. capitatum   "purple cat's breeches" 1.2 mi. S
05028 Juncus tenuis      "poverty rush" 2761 ft. E
12806 Lepidium densiflorum  var. ramosum   "common peppercress" 2667 ft. NE
05013 Linanthus watsonii      "Watson's prickly phlox" 2761 ft. E
03829 Machaeranthera canescens  var. monticola   "mountain gray tansy aster" 1.5 mi. E
01779 Mahonia repens      "Oregongrape" 1.2 mi. S
12817 Mertensia arizonica      "aspen bluebells" 2667 ft. NE
01767 Mimulus guttatus      "common monkeyflower" 1.2 mi. S
01753 Mimulus guttatus      "common monkeyflower" 1 mi. NE
05027 Orthocarpus tolmiei      "Tolmie's owl's-clover" 2761 ft. E
05011 Pellaea breweri      "Brewer's cliff brake" 2761 ft. E
12808 Penstemon leonardii  var. leonardii   "Leonard's beardtongue" 2667 ft. NE
05010 Petrophytum caespitosum      "rockmat" 2761 ft. E
12809 Phacelia hastata  var. alpina   "alpine silverleaf scorpionweed" 2667 ft. NE
12812 Ranunculus cardiophyllus      "heart-leaf buttercup" 2667 ft. NE
01755 Rosa woodsii      "Woods' rose" 1 mi. NE
03081 Shepherdia canadensis      "Canada buffaloberry" 1.5 mi. E
12815 Smilacina stellata      "starry false Solomon's Seal" 2667 ft. NE
03820 Solidago lepida  var. salebrosa   "rough Canada goldenrod" 1.5 mi. E
06826 Swertia radiata      "elkweed" 2761 ft. E
05035 Symphyotrichum ascendens      "western aster" 2761 ft. E
12814 Valeriana occidentalis      "western valerian" 2667 ft. NE
06827 Valeriana occidentalis      "western valerian" 2761 ft. E


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Bay State Tunnel (Mine) Utah County, UT 1964 ft. W 7825  Brighton 
Baker Fork (Stream) Utah County, UT 2217 ft. W   Brighton 
Miller Hill Tunnel (Mine) Utah County, UT 2667 ft. NW 7648  Brighton 
Dry Fork (Valley) Utah County, UT 0.7 mi. N   Brighton 
Pacific Mine (Mine) Utah County, UT 0.9 mi. N 7769  Brighton 
Dutchman Guard Station (Locale) Utah County, UT 0.7 mi. W 7573  Brighton 
Dutchman Mine (Mine) Utah County, UT 0.8 mi. W 7602  Brighton 
Pole Line Pass (Gap) Wasatch County, UT 0.9 mi. E 8941  Brighton 
Sandy Baker Pass (Gap) Wasatch County, UT 1 mi. SE 8734  Brighton 
Forest Lake (Reservoir) Utah County, UT 1.3 mi. S 8511  Brighton 
Mountain Dell Mine (Mine) Utah County, UT 1.2 mi. NW 8475  Brighton 
Shaffer Fork (Stream) Utah County, UT 1.2 mi. W   Brighton 
Texan Tunnel (Mine) Utah County, UT 1.2 mi. W 8698  Brighton 
Mary Ellen Gulch (Valley) Utah County, UT 1.2 mi. W   Dromedary Peak 
Ant Knolls (Summit) Wasatch County, UT 1.7 mi. NE 9859  Brighton 
Centennial Tunnel (Tunnel) Utah County, UT 1.8 mi. N 8485  Brighton 
Big Spring (Spring) Wasatch County, UT 1.9 mi. SE 7776  Brighton 
Graveyard Flat (Flat) Utah County, UT 1.9 mi. W 7556  Brighton 
Smuggler Tunnel (Tunnel) Utah County, UT 2.2 mi. N 9167  Brighton 
Midwest Tunnel (Mine) Utah County, UT 1.9 mi. NW 9607  Brighton 


Taxon Links for species Castilleja applegatei  Fernald

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

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