Utah Valley University Herbarium

Label

 
Accession # 14601 
Family
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Family
AsteraceaeAsteraceaeAsteraceae  
Species Stephanomeria pauciflora (Torr.) A. Nelson
Common name   brownplume wirelettuce
Collector(s)
R. Van Buren   1293  
   with J. Cooper
Coll. Date 09 June 2006 
Geography United States.  Utah.  Washington County
Locality Virgin River Gorge, The Narrows, ca. 0.25 miles E of the mouth of the gorge, N side of I-15, along roadside; 
 
Elev.: 1971 ft. (601 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 36° 55'  15.05" N, 113° 51'  34.68" 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 Journal Code: L4S2. 

Taxonomy


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

     Stephanomeria pauciflora (Torr.) A. Nels.

     Lygodesmia pauciflora (Torr.) Shinners
     Ptiloria pauciflora (Torr.) Raf.
     Stephanomeria cinerea (Blake) Blake
     Stephanomeria neomexicana (Greene) Cory
     Stephanomeria pauciflora var. parishii (Jepson) Munz

Common Name(s): brownplume wirelettuce, fewflower wirelettuce, wire lettuce.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=38451, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Magnoliopsida
                        Subclass: Asteridae
                            Order: Asterales
                                Family: Asteraceae
                                    Genus: Stephanomeria
                                        Species: Stephanomeria pauciflora
                                                                                            

Images

Images of other samples of the same species:
specimen image: 04243s1.jpg 
04243
specimen image: 04322s1.jpg 
04322
specimen image: 10882s1.jpg 
10882
specimen image: 11722d1.jpg 
11722
specimen image: 11722s1.jpg 
11722
specimen image: 12022c1.jpg 
12022
specimen image: 12022d1.jpg 
12022
specimen image: 12022s1.jpg 
12022

Nearby Accessions


Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
14461 Eucnide urens      "desert stingbush" same section
11532 Eucnide urens      "desert stingbush" same section
14463 Galium stellatum      "starry bedstraw" same section

Locale


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
The Narrows (Valley) Mohave County, AZ 1426 ft. SW   Mountain Sheep Spring 
Figure Four Canyon (Valley) Mohave County, AZ 2 mi. W   Mount Bangs 
Castle Cliff Wash (Valley) Mohave County, AZ 2.4 mi. W   Jarvis Peak 
Sullivans Canyon (Valley) Mohave County, AZ 2.6 mi. NE   Mount Bangs 
Mountain Sheep Wash (Valley) Mohave County, AZ 3.4 mi. NE   Mount Bangs 
Hedricks Canyon (Valley) Mohave County, AZ 4.2 mi. S   Mount Bangs 
Beaver Dam Wash (Stream) Lincoln County, NV 3.8 mi. SW   Pine Park 
Beaver Dam Wash (Valley) Mohave County, AZ 3.8 mi. SW   Pine Park 
Beaver Dam (Locale) Mohave County, AZ 4.3 mi. W 1831  Littlefield 
Littlefield (Populated Place) Mohave County, AZ 4.5 mi. SW 1854  Littlefield 
Frehner Canyon (Valley) Mohave County, AZ 5.1 mi. SW   Mount Bangs 
Cedar Pockets Wash (Valley) Washington County, UT 4.7 mi. NE   Jarvis Peak 
Cedar Pockets Wash (Valley) Mohave County, AZ 4.7 mi. NE   Jarvis Peak 
Lost Spring (Spring) Mohave County, AZ 5.2 mi. SE 4062  Mount Bangs 

Links

Taxon Links for species Stephanomeria pauciflora  (Torr.) A. Nelson

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=Stephanomeria+pauciflora

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