Utah Valley University Herbarium


Accession # 15300 
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Species Collinsia parviflora Lindl.
Common name   maiden blue eyed Mary
Che'rie Westbrook   1  
Coll. Date 25 May 2008 
Geography United States.  Utah.  Wasatch County
Locality mountains on the E side of Deer Creek Reservoir & SE of Charleston, ca. 1 air mile E of the junction of US Highway 89 and Utah Highway 113, along the dirt road starting near Milepost 24 and going up the to the summit of the mountain; 
Elev.: 6500 ft. (1982 m.)
Habitat Notes with Artemisia, mountain brush. 
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° 27'  6.21" N, 111° 27'  4.44" W
Datum WGS84 
Uncertainty Polygon diameter (with coordinate as origin): 30" (900 m.)


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

     Collinsia parviflora Lindl.

     Antirrhinum tenellum Pursh
     Collinsia grandiflora var. pusilla Gray
     Collinsia tenella (Pursh) Piper

Common Name(s): blue-eyed Mary, littleflower collinsia, maiden blue eyed Mary, smallflower blue eyed Mary, small-flower blue-eyed mary.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=33534, click for more information and references)

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


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.
04702 Artemisia ludoviciana  var. ludoviciana   "Louisiana wormwood, white sagebrush" 1.6 mi. N
05795 Dodecatheon pulchellum  var. pulchellum   "darkthroat shootingstar" 1.3 mi. NE
05799 Eleocharis palustris      "common spikerush" 1.3 mi. NE
05793 Equisetum laevigatum      "smooth horsetail" 1.3 mi. NE
15299 Hackelia       "stickseed" same section
05801 Plantago eriopoda      "woolly plantain" 1.3 mi. NE
05806 Poa pratensis      "Kentucky bluegrass" 1.3 mi. NE
03925 Polygonum persicaria      "spotted ladysthumb" 1.2 mi. E
03922 Polygonum persicaria      "spotted ladysthumb" 1.2 mi. E
05797 Ranunculus cymbalaria      "alkali buttercup" 1.3 mi. NE
03934 Rumex stenophyllus      "narrow-leaf dock" 1.2 mi. E
05796 Sisyrinchium idahoense      "Idaho blue-eyed grass" 1.3 mi. NE
05802 Thermopsis montana      "mountain goldenbanner" 1.3 mi. NE
05794 Triglochin maritima      "seaside arrowgrass" 1.3 mi. NE
05800 Valeriana edulis      "tobacco root" 1.3 mi. NE
05803 Viola nephrophylla      "northern bog violet" 1.3 mi. NE
05798 Zizia aptera      "heart-leaf Alexanders" 1.3 mi. NE


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Charleston Cemetery (Cemetery) Wasatch County, UT 0.7 mi. N 5519  Charleston 
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (Church) Wasatch County, UT 1.4 mi. NW 5443  Charleston 
Charleston (Populated Place) Wasatch County, UT 1.4 mi. NW 5443  Charleston 
Daniels Creek (Stream) Wasatch County, UT 1.3 mi. NW   Twin Peaks 
Big Hollow (Valley) Wasatch County, UT 1.4 mi. NE   Charleston 
Wallsburg Wildlife Management Area (Park) Wasatch County, UT 1.8 mi. SE 6391  Charleston 
Heber Valley (Valley) Wasatch County, UT 2 mi. N   Center Creek 
Lower Charleston Canal (Canal) Wasatch County, UT 2 mi. N 5450  Charleston 
Upper Charleston Canal (Canal) Wasatch County, UT 2.2 mi. N 5489  Charleston 
Snake Creek (Stream) Wasatch County, UT 2.3 mi. N   Brighton 
Charleston (Locale) Wasatch County, UT 2.6 mi. N 5443  Charleston 
Daniel (Populated Place) Wasatch County, UT 2.3 mi. NE 5719  Charleston 
Heber City Airport (Airport) Wasatch County, UT 2.6 mi. NE 5617  Charleston 
Sagebrush and Spring Creek Canal (Canal) Wasatch County, UT 2.9 mi. N 5542  Charleston 
Spring Creek (Stream) Wasatch County, UT 3 mi. N   Heber City 
Midway Fish Hatchery (Locale) Wasatch County, UT 3.2 mi. N 5460  Charleston 
KLVR-AM (Heber City) (Tower) Wasatch County, UT 3.4 mi. N 5486  Heber City 
Spring Creek (Stream) Wasatch County, UT 3.4 mi. S   Charleston 
Main Creek (Stream) Wasatch County, UT 3.2 mi. SW   Twin Peaks 
Island Ditch (Canal) Wasatch County, UT 3.5 mi. N 5469  Heber City 


Taxon Links for species Collinsia parviflora  Lindl.

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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