Utah Valley University Herbarium

Label

 
Accession # 14052 
Family
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Family
ScrophulariaceaePlantaginaceaeScrophulariaceae  
Species Penstemon confusus M.E. Jones
Common name   Owens Valley beardtongue
Collector(s)
S. Hegji   40  
Coll. Date 31 May 2010 
Country
State/Province
County
United States
Utah
Juab County
Locality Weis Highway, at Sand Pass, between the Fish Springs Range and House Range, ca 20 meters S of the rd;
     Elev.: 4789 ft. (1460 m.)
Habitat Notes sandy hillocks; with low forbs. 
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 39° 37'  13.5" N, 113° 24'  16.3" 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):

     Penstemon confusus M.E. Jones

Common Name(s): Owens Valley beardtongue, Owens Valley penstemon.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=33683, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Magnoliopsida
                        Subclass: Asteridae
                            Order: Scrophulariales
                                Family: Scrophulariaceae
                                    Genus: Penstemon
                                        Species: Penstemon confusus
                                                                                            

Images

Available images of this specimen (click to view):
specimen image: 14052a1.jpg specimen image: 14052b1.jpg specimen image: 14052c1.jpg specimen image: 14052s1.jpg

Images of other samples of the same species:
specimen image: 02413s1.jpg 
02413
specimen image: 10582s1.jpg 
10582
specimen image: 11100b1.jpg 
11100
specimen image: 11100s1.jpg 
11100
specimen image: 11100f1.jpg 
11100
specimen image: 12760e1.jpg 
12760
specimen image: 12760d1.jpg 
12760
specimen image: 12760c1.jpg 
12760
specimen image: 12760s2.jpg 
12760

Nearby Accessions


Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
14054 Astragalus calycosus  var. calycosus   "Torrey's milkvetch" same section
14055 Enceliopsis nudicaulis      "nakedstem sunray" same section
14053 Mentzelia albicaulis      "whitestem blazingstar" same section

Locale


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Sand Pass (Gap) Juab County, UT 1735 ft. SE 4833  Sand Pass 
Swasey Point (Cliff) Juab County, UT 2.2 mi. SE 4839  Sand Pass SE 
Tule Valley (Valley) Millard County, UT 2.8 mi. SW   Warm Point 
Swasey Point Reservoir (Reservoir) Juab County, UT 2.9 mi. E 4567  Sand Pass SE 
Roadside Reservoir (Reservoir) Juab County, UT 3.7 mi. W 4656  Sand Pass 

Links

Taxon Links for species Penstemon confusus  M.E. Jones

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=Penstemon+confusus

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