Utah Valley University Herbarium

Label

 
Accession # 14362 
Family
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Family
PolemoniaceaePolemoniaceaePolemoniaceae  
Species Ipomopsis congesta (Hook.) V.E. Grant
Infraspecific    var. congesta 
Common name   ball-headed gilia
Collector(s)
R. Van Buren   1036  
   with J. Cooper
Coll. Date 02 August 2005 
Country
State/Province
County
United States
Utah
Garfield County
Locality W side of Utah Highway 12, ca. 0.75 mile N of Boulder;
     Elev.: 6801 ft. (2073 m.)
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 37° 55'  1.23" N, 111° 25'  28.74" 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.
Voucher Voucher for "Woody Plants of Utah" by R. Van Buren, K.T. Harper, J. Cooper 
Specimen Notes 1.5 ft high; Journal Code: L9S1. 

Taxonomy


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

     Ipomopsis congesta ssp. congesta (Hook.) V. Grant

     Gilia burleyana A. Nels.
     Gilia congesta Hook.
     Gilia congesta var. burleyana (A. Nels.) Constance & Rollins

Common Name(s): ballhead gilia, ballhead ipomopsis, ball-head skyrocket.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=31203, click for more information and references)

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

Images

Images of other samples of the same species:
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02770
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03772
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05431
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06399
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06811
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08254
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08435
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12013
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12013
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12013
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12871
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12871
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12871
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13507
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15886
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15886
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15886
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16891
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16891
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Nearby Accessions


Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
02026 Ceanothus fendleri      "Fendler's ceanothus" 1.4 mi. E
12548 Hymenopappus filifolius  var. cinereus   "common woollywhite" same section

Locale


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Nazer Draw (Valley) Garfield County, UT 800 ft. N   Boulder Town 
Boulder Cemetery (Cemetery) Garfield County, UT 1522 ft. N 6811  Boulder Town 
Schoolhouse Ledge (Cliff) Garfield County, UT 2703 ft. S 6847  Boulder Town 
Boulder School (School) Garfield County, UT 2982 ft. S 6710  Boulder Town 
Boulder Town (Populated Place) Garfield County, UT 0.6 mi. S 6700  Boulder Town 
Boulder Post Office (Post Office) Garfield County, UT 0.6 mi. S 6683  Boulder Town 
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (Church) Garfield County, UT 0.7 mi. SE 6654  Boulder Town 
Sadies Nipple (Pillar) Garfield County, UT 0.7 mi. E 6654  Boulder Town 
Side Hollow (Valley) Garfield County, UT 1 mi. W   Boulder Town 
Anasazi Historical Site (Park) Garfield County, UT 1.1 mi. S 6585  Boulder Town 
Thompson Ledge (Bench) Garfield County, UT 1.3 mi. S 6628  Boulder Town 
Balancing Rock (Summit) Garfield County, UT 1.4 mi. SW 6802  Boulder Town 
Sugarloaf (Summit) Garfield County, UT 1.8 mi. SE 6828  Boulder Town 
Baker Wash (Valley) Garfield County, UT 2 mi. S   Boulder Town 
Pretty Tree Bench (Bench) Garfield County, UT 1.7 mi. W 7139  Boulder Town 
Lizzie Creek (Stream) Garfield County, UT 2.1 mi. NE   Boulder Town 
Frisky Creek (Stream) Garfield County, UT 2.2 mi. NE   Lower Bowns Reservoir 
Ormand Point (Cliff) Garfield County, UT 2.5 mi. N 7408  Boulder Town 
New Home Bench (Bench) Garfield County, UT 3.3 mi. S 6555  Calf Creek 
Short Neck (Cape) Garfield County, UT 3.6 mi. NE 7697  Boulder Town 

Links

Taxon Links for species Ipomopsis congesta  (Hook.) V.E. Grant

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=Ipomopsis+congesta

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