Utah Valley University Herbarium


Accession # 03075 
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Species Picea engelmannii Parry ex Engelm.
Common name   Engelmann spruce
A. Pulham   s.n.  
Coll. Date 12 September 1998 
United States
Summit County
Locality Highway 150, 25 miles E of Kamas, Bald Mountain trailhead;
     Elev.: 10660 ft. (3250 m.)
Habitat Notes spruce-fir community. 
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° 41'  23" N, 110° 54'  41" W
Township Range T1S, R9E, Sec. 34  
Datum Not recorded
Uncertainty Polygon diameter (with coordinate as origin): 30" (900 m.)
TRS Notes Latitude and longitude were derived from township and range information and may be
inaccurate by as much as 0.7 miles (or 4.2 miles if the section is not given).


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

     Picea engelmannii Parry ex Engelm.

     Abies engelmannii Parry
     Picea engelmannii glabra Goodman
     Picea glauca ssp. engelmannii (Parry ex Engelm.) T.M.C. Taylor
     Picea glauca var. engelmannii (Parry ex Engelm.) Boivin

Common Name(s): columbian spruce, Engelmann spruce, Engelmann's spruce, mountain spruce, silver spruce, white spruce.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=183291, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Coniferophyta
                    Class: Pinopsida
                        Order: Pinales
                            Family: Pinaceae
                                Genus: Picea
                                    Species: Picea engelmannii


Available images of this specimen (click to view):
specimen image: 03075s2.jpg specimen image: 03075a1.jpg specimen image: 03075b1.jpg specimen image: 03075c1.jpg

Images of other samples of the same species:
specimen image: 01113s2.jpg 
specimen image: 06307s2.jpg 
specimen image: 11176s2.jpg 
specimen image: 15829s1.jpg 

Nearby Accessions

Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
05628 Agoseris glauca  var. cronquistii   "Cronquist's mountain dandelion" same section
04655 Agrostis humilis      "alpine bentgrass" 2548 ft. W
07830 Agrostis variabilis      "Ross' bentgrass" same section
05625 Allium brandegeei      "Brandegee's wild onion" same section
07834 Angelica roseana      "rose angelica" same section
04077 Aquilegia coerulea      "Colorado columbine" same section
18045 Arctostaphylos uva-ursi      "kinnikinnick" 1912 ft. W
04696 Arenaria congesta      "ballhead sandwort" 2548 ft. W
07824 Arenaria hookeri      "Hooker's sandwort" same section
05616 Arnica latifolia      "broad-leaf arnica" same section
07835 Arnica mollis      "hairy arnica" same section
04726 Arnica mollis      "hairy arnica" 2548 ft. W
18152 Arnica parryi      "Parry's arnica" 1.8 mi. NW
04063 Artemisia scopulorum      "alpine sagebrush" 1.4 mi. W
04694 Aster sibiricus      "arctic aster" 2548 ft. W
04674 Campanula uniflora      "arctic bellflower" 2548 ft. W
05617 Carex capitata      "capitate sedge" same section
04774 Carex geyeri      "Geyer's sedge" 1.2 mi. NW
07816 Carex leporinella      "Sierra hare sedge" same section
07833 Carex norvegica      "Norway sedge" same section
04652 Carex scirpoidea      "northern singlespike sedge" 2548 ft. W
07815 Carex scirpoidea  var. pseudoscirpoidea  same section
07828 Carex straminiformis      "Shasta sedge" same section
05618 Castilleja applegatei  var. viscida   "sticky Applegate's paintbrush" same section
04064 Castilleja miniata      "giant red Indian paintbrush" 1.4 mi. W
04716 Cirsium eatonii  var. eatonii   "Eaton's thistle" 2548 ft. W
04673 Cryptogramma crispa  var. acrostichoides   "American parsley fern" 2548 ft. W
07826 Cryptogramma crispa  var. acrostichoides   "American parsley fern" same section
05620 Cystopteris fragilis      "brittle bladder fern" same section
04071 Dodecatheon alpinum      "alpine shootingstar" 1.4 mi. W
04654 Elymus salinus      "Salina wildrye" 2548 ft. W
07814 Epilobium ciliatum      "fringed willowherb" same section
05627 Epilobium oregonense      "Oregon willowherb" same section
05623 Eremogone congesta  var. congesta  same section
04078 Erigeron leiomerus      "rock-slide yellow fleabane" same section
04066 Erigeron peregrinus      "subalpine fleabane" 1.4 mi. W
05630 Erigeron ursinus      "Bear River fleabane" same section
05619 Eriogonum umbellatum  var. porteri  same section
05626 Erythronium grandiflorum      "yellow glacier-lily" same section
07821 Festuca brachyphylla  subsp. brachyphylla   "alpine fescue" same section
04723 Galium trifidum      "three-petaled bedstraw" 2548 ft. W
08006 Gaultheria humifusa      "alpine spicywintergreen" 2.2 mi. SW
14746 Gaultheria humifusa      "alpine spicywintergreen" same section
14417 Gaultheria humifusa      "alpine spicywintergreen" 1.7 mi. N
07819 Gentiana calycosa      "mountain bog gentian" same section
04697 Gentianella amarella      "northern dwarf-gentian" 2548 ft. W
07831 Gentianella amarella      "northern dwarf-gentian" same section
07832 Hieracium triste  var. gracile   "slender hawkweed" same section
05643 Ivesia gordonii      "Gordon's mousetail" same section
04676 Ivesia gordonii      "Gordon's mousetail" 2548 ft. W
04079 Ivesia gordonii      "Gordon's mousetail" same section
05622 Juncus drummondii      "Drummond's rush" same section
14419 Kalmia microphylla      "alpine laurel" 1.7 mi. N
11914 Kalmia microphylla      "alpine laurel" 2952 ft. S
18043 Kalmia microphylla      "alpine laurel" same section
04070 Kalmia microphylla      "alpine laurel" 1.4 mi. W
04675 Ligusticum tenuifolium      "Idaho licorice-root" 2548 ft. W
07817 Ligusticum tenuifolium      "Idaho licorice-root" same section
07829 Luzula spicata      "spiked woodrush" same section
04067 Mertensia ciliata      "mountain bluebells" 1.4 mi. W
03124 Noccaea montana  var. montana   "alpine pennycress" 1.9 mi. N
07818 Oxyria digyna      "alpine mountainsorrel" same section
04069 Pedicularis bracteosa  var. paysoniana   "Payson's towering lousewort" 1.4 mi. W
04698 Pedicularis groenlandica      "elephant's head" 2548 ft. W
04072 Pedicularis groenlandica      "elephant's head" 1.4 mi. W
04672 Phacelia hastata  var. alpina   "alpine silverleaf scorpionweed" 2548 ft. W
04692 Poa alpina      "alpine bluegrass" 2548 ft. W
04657 Poa secunda      "Sandberg's bluegrass" 2548 ft. W
07827 Potentilla diversifolia  var. diversifolia   "diverse-leaf cinquefoil" same section
04725 Potentilla diversifolia  var. diversifolia   "diverse-leaf cinquefoil" 2548 ft. W
04076 Primula parryi      "Parry's primrose" same section
01569 Ranunculus eschscholtzii  var. eschscholtzii   "Eschscholtz's buttercup" same section
05614 Ranunculus inamoenus  var. inamoenus   "graceful buttercup" same section
02286 Ribes inerme      "whitestem gooseberry" 1 mi. S
14748 Ribes montigenum      "gooseberry currant" same section
14414 Ribes montigenum      "gooseberry currant" 1.7 mi. N
18044 Salix planifolia      "diamondleaf willow" same section
14749 Salix planifolia      "diamondleaf willow" same section
18041 Salix planifolia      "diamondleaf willow" same section
17889 Salix planifolia      "diamondleaf willow" same section
07823 Selaginella densa      "lesser spikemoss" same section
05629 Senecio crassulus      "thick-leaf ragwort" same section
04068 Senecio integerrimus      "Columbia ragwort" 1.4 mi. W
04689 Sibbaldia procumbens      "creeping sibbaldia" 2548 ft. W
05615 Sibbaldia procumbens      "creeping sibbaldia" same section
07825 Silene acaulis  var. subacaulescens   "moss catchfly" same section
07822 Smelowskia calycina  var. americana   "American false candytuft" same section
07820 Solidago multiradiata  var. scopulorum   "low goldenrod" same section
05659 Solidago multiradiata  var. scopulorum   "low goldenrod" same section
05644 Solidago multiradiata  var. scopulorum   "low goldenrod" same section
04695 Solidago nana      "dwarf goldenrod" 2548 ft. W
04724 Stellaria longipes      "meadow starwort" 2548 ft. W
04693 Trifolium parryi      "Parry's clover" 2548 ft. W
05624 Trifolium parryi      "Parry's clover" same section
04656 Trisetum spicatum      "narrow oat-grass" 2548 ft. W
07806 Trisetum spicatum      "narrow oat-grass" same section
04658 Trisetum wolfii      "Wolf's oat-grass" 2548 ft. W
14744 Vaccinium       "blueberry" same section
18048 Vaccinium cespitosum      "dwarf bilberry" 1.8 mi. N
14416 Vaccinium cespitosum      "dwarf bilberry" 1.7 mi. N
18132 Vaccinium myrtillus      "whortleberry" 1.2 mi. W
18046 Vaccinium myrtillus      "whortleberry" 1.8 mi. N
14415 Vaccinium scoparium      "grouse whortleberry" 1.7 mi. N
14747 Vaccinium scoparium      "grouse whortleberry" same section
03072 Vaccinium uliginosum      "bog blueberry" same section
14745 Vaccinium uliginosum      "bog blueberry" same section
18047 Vaccinium uliginosum      "bog blueberry" 1.8 mi. N
15277 Vaccinium uliginosum      "bog blueberry" 2980 ft. S
18042 Vaccinium uliginosum      "bog blueberry" same section
14418 Vaccinium uliginosum  var. occidentale  1.7 mi. N


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Bald Mountain Trailhead Picnic Area (Locale) Summit County, UT 1952 ft. E 10794  Mirror Lake 
Bald Mountain Overlook (Locale) Wasatch County, UT 2189 ft. SE 10749  Mirror Lake 
Bald Mountain Campground (Locale) Duchesne County, UT 2825 ft. E 10785  Mirror Lake 
Bald Mountain (Summit) Summit County, UT 0.8 mi. NE 11598  Mirror Lake 
Bald Mountain Pass (Gap) Duchesne County, UT 0.7 mi. E 10516  Mirror Lake 
Clegg Lake (Lake) Summit County, UT 0.9 mi. NW 10499  Mirror Lake 
Wilderness Area Overlook (Locale) Duchesne County, UT 0.9 mi. E 10443  Mirror Lake 
Reids Peak (Summit) Summit County, UT 1.2 mi. N 11388  Mirror Lake 
Moosehorn Lake (Lake) Duchesne County, UT 1 mi. E 10388  Mirror Lake 
Moosehorn Campground (Locale) Duchesne County, UT 1.1 mi. NE 10358  Mirror Lake 
Emerald Lake (Lake) Duchesne County, UT 1.3 mi. NE 10289  Mirror Lake 
Lost Creek Campground (Locale) Wasatch County, UT 1.2 mi. SW 10010  Mirror Lake 
Dean Lake (Lake) Summit County, UT 1.3 mi. NW 10371  Mirror Lake 
Murdock Mountain (Summit) Duchesne County, UT 1.3 mi. SE 11188  Mirror Lake 
Fehr Lake (Lake) Duchesne County, UT 1.3 mi. E 10270  Mirror Lake 
Blizzard Lake (Lake) Wasatch County, UT 1.7 mi. S 10306  Mirror Lake 
Gem Lake (Lake) Duchesne County, UT 1.6 mi. S 10086  Mirror Lake 
Mirror Lake Guard Station (Locale) Duchesne County, UT 1.4 mi. NE 10043  Mirror Lake 
Reids Lake (Lake) Summit County, UT 1.5 mi. NW 10276  Mirror Lake 
Lilly Lake (Lake) Summit County, UT 1.4 mi. W 9935  Mirror Lake 


Taxon Links for species Picea engelmannii  Parry ex Engelm.

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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