Utah Valley University Herbarium


Accession # 14614 
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Species Penstemon sepalulus A. Nelson
Common name   littlecup beardtongue
R. Van Buren   1311  
   with J. Cooper, K.T. Harper, D. Van Buren
Coll. Date 21 June 2006 
United States
Utah County
Locality Spanish Fork Canyon, ca. 1 mile SE of the mouth, SW side of US Highway 6, at mile marker 180;
     Elev.: 4849 ft. (1478 m.)
Habitat Notes S facing talus slope; 
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° 3'  48.64" N, 111° 34'  12.84" 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: L3S1. 


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

     Penstemon sepalulus A. Nels.

Common Name(s): littlecup beardtongue.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=33766, click for more information and references)

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


Images of other samples of the same species:
specimen image: 00169s1.jpg 
specimen image: 01483s1.jpg 
specimen image: 01860s1.jpg 
specimen image: 02530s1.jpg 
specimen image: 03860s1.jpg 
specimen image: 07507s1.jpg 
specimen image: 07754s1.jpg 

Nearby Accessions

  There are no nearby accessions.


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Power Canal (Canal) Utah County, UT 0.7 mi. NW 4856  Spanish Fork Peak 
Gomex (Populated Place) Utah County, UT 0.9 mi. N 4899  Spanish Fork Peak 
Lone Pine Ridge (Ridge) Utah County, UT 1.1 mi. S 6838  Spanish Fork Peak 
Moark Junction (Populated Place) Utah County, UT 1.6 mi. NW 4826  Spanish Fork Peak 
Cold Springs (Spring) Utah County, UT 1.6 mi. SE 5040  Spanish Fork Peak 
Dominguez Hill (Summit) Utah County, UT 1.7 mi. NW 5010  Spanish Fork Peak 
Lone Pine Gulch (Valley) Utah County, UT 1.8 mi. SE   Spanish Fork Peak 
Snell Canyon (Valley) Utah County, UT 1.7 mi. NW   Spanish Fork Peak 
Thurber Canyon (Valley) Utah County, UT 2 mi. SE   Spanish Fork Peak 
Pole Canyon (Valley) Utah County, UT 2 mi. SE   Spanish Fork Peak 
Sterling Hollow (Valley) Utah County, UT 2 mi. SE   Spanish Fork Peak 
Spanish Fork Canyon (Valley) Utah County, UT 2 mi. NW   Tucker 
Thurber Ridge (Ridge) Utah County, UT 2.4 mi. S 6516  Spanish Fork Peak 
Left Fork Pole Canyon (Valley) Utah County, UT 2.4 mi. S   Spanish Fork Peak 
Right Fork Pole Canyon (Valley) Utah County, UT 2.4 mi. S   Spanish Fork Peak 
Wind Rock Ridge (Ridge) Utah County, UT 2 mi. E 8544  Spanish Fork Peak 
North Bench (Bench) Utah County, UT 2.2 mi. SE 5151  Spanish Fork Peak 
Old Spanish Mine (Mine) Utah County, UT 2.5 mi. SW 7838  Spanish Fork Peak 
KTMP-FM (Spanish Fork) (Tower) Utah County, UT 2 mi. W 6618  Spanish Fork Peak 
Crowd Canyon (Valley) Utah County, UT 2.7 mi. N   Spanish Fork Peak 


Taxon Links for species Penstemon sepalulus  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

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