Utah Valley University Herbarium

Label

 
Accession # 03136 
Family
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Family
RanunculaceaeRanunculaceaeRanunculaceae  
Species Aconitum columbianum Nutt.
Infraspecific    var. columbianum 
Common name   Columbian monkshood
Collector(s)
R.D. Huish   s.n.  
Coll. Date 03 August 1998 
Country
State/Province
County
United States
Utah
Garfield
Locality by Wildcat Ranger Station in the Boulder Mts, driving into Boulder Mts, from Loa-Lima area, before passing the ranger station, there is a pair of bathrooms off the side of the road on the right, follow dirt road that's off to the side of the bathrooms until you get to a maroon cabin, walk through the fence past the cabin and into a marshy area.
    
Habitat Notes dark soil. 
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 38° 6'  37" N, 111° 20'  25" W
Township Range T31S, R5E, Sec. 15  
Datum Not recorded
Uncertainty Not calculated
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).

Taxonomy


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

     Aconitum columbianum ssp. columbianum Nutt.

     Aconitum columbianum var. bakeri (Greene) Harrington
     Aconitum columbianum var. ochroleucum A. Nels.
     Aconitum columbianum ssp. pallidum Piper
     Aconitum geranioides Greene
     Aconitum leibergii Greene
     Aconitum mogollonicum Greene

Common Name(s): Columbian monkshood.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=181845, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Magnoliopsida
                        Subclass: Magnoliidae
                            Order: Ranunculales
                                Family: Ranunculaceae
                                    Genus: Aconitum
                                        Species: Aconitum columbianum
                                            Subspecies: Aconitum columbianum ssp. columbianum
                                                

Images

Available images of this specimen (click to view):
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Images of other samples of the same species:
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Nearby Accessions


Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
05352 Campanula parryi      "Parry's bellflower" 1 mi. S
03133 Hypericum scouleri      "western St. Johnswort" same section
03137 Platanthera sparsiflora      "sparse-flowered bog orchid" same section
03135 Polemonium caeruleum      "charity" same section
14358 Salix drummondiana      "Drummond's willow" same section
14357 Salix lucida      "shining willow" same section
04102 Sidalcea neomexicana      "salt spring checkerbloom" same section
05353 Symphyotrichum ascendens      "western aster" 1 mi. S
03134 Zigadenus elegans      "mountain death camas" same section

Locale


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Wildcat Pasture (Flat) Garfield County, UT 586 ft. NE 8678  Lower Bowns Reservoir 
Wildcat Ranger Station (Locale) Garfield County, UT 1704 ft. E 8649  Lower Bowns Reservoir 
Pine Creek Campground (Locale) Garfield County, UT 0.6 mi. SE 8613  Lower Bowns Reservoir 
Pleasant Creek Campground (Locale) Garfield County, UT 0.7 mi. S 8613  Lower Bowns Reservoir 
Keller Knoll (Summit) Garfield County, UT 0.9 mi. N 9538  Lower Bowns Reservoir 
Parks Pasture (Flat) Garfield County, UT 1 mi. S 8593  Lower Bowns Reservoir 
Wildcat Creek (Stream) Garfield County, UT 0.8 mi. SE   Lower Bowns Reservoir 
Oak Creek Forest Camp (Locale) Garfield County, UT 1.4 mi. S 8908  Lower Bowns Reservoir 
Oak Creek Campground (Locale) Garfield County, UT 1.5 mi. S 8846  Lower Bowns Reservoir 
Behanin Creek (Stream) Garfield County, UT 1.3 mi. SW   Deer Creek Lake 
Park Ridge (Ridge) Garfield County, UT 1.6 mi. SE 8787  Lower Bowns Reservoir 
Chipmunk Spring (Spring) Garfield County, UT 1.7 mi. N 10109  Grover 
The Terrace (Cliff) Garfield County, UT 1.5 mi. W 10089  Lower Bowns Reservoir 
Chokecherry Point (Cape) Garfield County, UT 1.9 mi. N 10558  Grover 
Chokecherry Meadow (Flat) Garfield County, UT 2.3 mi. N 9617  Grover 
Bear Flat (Flat) Garfield County, UT 2 mi. W 9430  Lower Bowns Reservoir 
Devils Slide (Slope) Garfield County, UT 2.5 mi. N 8209  Grover 
Bowery Flat (Flat) Garfield County, UT 2.7 mi. S 9308  Lower Bowns Reservoir 
Dunfey Creek (Stream) Garfield County, UT 2.6 mi. SE   Lower Bowns Reservoir 
Round Lake (Lake) Garfield County, UT 3.1 mi. S 9955  Lower Bowns Reservoir 

Links

Taxon Links for species Aconitum columbianum  Nutt.

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=Aconitum+columbianum

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