Utah Valley University Herbarium

Label

 
Accession # X2643 
Family
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Family
PrimulaceaePrimulaceaePrimulaceae  
Species Dodecatheon pulchellum (Raf.) Merr.
Infraspecific    var. pulchellum 
Common name   darkthroat shootingstar
Collector(s)
W. Fertig   23104  
Coll. Date 05 May 2007 
Country
State/Province
County
United States
Utah
Washington County
Locality Mojave Desert, 4 miles NE of St. George and 1.2 miles N of Washington, W of Interstate 80 at new Washington exit.
    
Township Range T42S R15W S12 NE4NW4  
Datum Not recorded
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.

Taxonomy


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

     Dodecatheon pulchellum ssp. pulchellum (Raf.) Merr.

     Dodecatheon pauciflorum Greene
     Dodecatheon pauciflorum var. salinum (A. Nels.) R. Knuth
     Dodecatheon pauciflorum var. watsonii (Tidestrom) C.L. Hitchc.
     Dodecatheon pulchellum ssp. pauciflorum (Greene) HultÚn
     Dodecatheon pulchellum var. watsonii (Tidestrom) Boivin
     Dodecatheon pulchellum var. watsonii (Tidestrom) C.L. Hitchc.
     Dodecatheon pulchellum var. watsonii (Tidestrom) Reveal
     Dodecatheon pulchellum var. zionense (Eastw.) Welsh
     Dodecatheon radicatum Greene
     Dodecatheon radicatum ssp. watsonii (Tidestrom) H.J. Thompson
     Dodecatheon salinum A. Nels.
     Dodecatheon zionense Eastw.

Common Name(s): darkthroat shootingstar.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=23946, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Magnoliopsida
                        Subclass: Dilleniidae
                            Order: Primulales
                                Family: Primulaceae
                                    Genus: Dodecatheon
                                        Species: Dodecatheon pulchellum
                                            Subspecies: Dodecatheon pulchellum ssp. pulchellum
                                                

Images

Images of other samples of the same species:
specimen image: 00702s1.jpg 
00702
specimen image: 02900s1.jpg 
02900
specimen image: 03698s1.jpg 
03698
specimen image: 05795s1.jpg 
05795
specimen image: 09545s1.jpg 
09545
specimen image: 10762s1.jpg 
10762
specimen image: 15873s1.jpg 
15873
specimen image: 15873c1.jpg 
15873
specimen image: 15873b1.jpg 
15873
specimen image: 15873a1.jpg 
15873

Nearby Accessions

Locale

Links

Taxon Links for species Dodecatheon pulchellum  (Raf.) Merr.

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=Dodecatheon+pulchellum

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