Utah Valley University Herbarium

Label

 
Accession # 13507 
Family
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Family
PolemoniaceaePolemoniaceaePolemoniaceae  
Species Ipomopsis congesta (Hook.) V.E. Grant
Infraspecific    var. congesta 
Common name   ball-headed gilia
Collector(s)
W. Fertig   23137  
Coll. Date 15 May 2007 
Country
State/Province
County
United States
Utah
Iron County
Locality Great Basin, Antelope Range, Joel Spring Canyon, Canyon Hills, ca 1.5 miles NW of Iron Mountain and 7 air miles E of Newcastle
     Elev.: 6320 ft. (1927 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 37° 40'  38.1" N, 113° 24'  32.98" W
Township Range T36S R14W S15 NW4  
Datum NAD83 
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):

     Ipomopsis congesta ssp. congesta (Hook.) V. Grant

     Gilia burleyana A. Nels.
     Gilia congesta Hook.
     Gilia congesta var. burleyana (A. Nels.) Constance & Rollins

Common Name(s): ballhead gilia, ballhead ipomopsis, ball-head skyrocket.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=31203, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Magnoliopsida
                        Subclass: Asteridae
                            Order: Solanales
                                Family: Polemoniaceae
                                    Genus: Ipomopsis
                                        Species: Ipomopsis congesta
                                            Subspecies: Ipomopsis congesta ssp. congesta
                                                

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

  There are no nearby accessions.

Locale


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Red Hills (Range) Iron County, UT 0.7 mi. S 6693  Silver Peak 
Joel Spring Canyon (Valley) Iron County, UT 1.3 mi. W   Silver Peak 
Joel Spring (Spring) Iron County, UT 1.4 mi. W 6119  Silver Peak 
Miner Hill (Summit) Iron County, UT 3.1 mi. S 6582  Silver Peak 
KSUB-FM (Cedar City) (Tower) Iron County, UT 2.9 mi. SE 7776  Desert Mound 
KBRE-FM (Cedar City) (Tower) Iron County, UT 2.9 mi. SE 7776  Desert Mound 
Iron Mountain (Summit) Iron County, UT 3 mi. SE 7704  Desert Mound 
Silver Canyon (Valley) Iron County, UT 2.7 mi. W   Silver Peak 
Silver Peak (Summit) Iron County, UT 2.7 mi. W 7162  Silver Peak 
Antelope Range (Range) Iron County, UT 3.3 mi. N 7123  Silver Peak 
Homestake Mine (Mine) Iron County, UT 3.5 mi. SE 6237  Desert Mound 
Iron Mountain (Populated Place) Iron County, UT 4.2 mi. S 6467  Page Ranch 
Columbia Steel Mine (Mine) Iron County, UT 4.3 mi. S 6454  Page Ranch 
Hidden Spring (Spring) Iron County, UT 4.5 mi. N 6040  Silver Peak 
Blowout Hollow (Valley) Iron County, UT 4.4 mi. S   Desert Mound 
Blowout Pit (Basin) Iron County, UT 4.5 mi. S 6490  Page Ranch 
Colorado Mine (historical) (Mine) Iron County, UT 4.6 mi. S 6523  Page Ranch 
Crystal Springs (Spring) Iron County, UT 4.6 mi. SE 6588  Stoddard Mountain 
Oak Springs (Spring) Iron County, UT 4.6 mi. SE 6359  Desert Mound 
North Fork Chloride Canyon (Valley) Iron County, UT 5 mi. N   Silver Peak 

Links

Taxon Links for species Ipomopsis congesta  (Hook.) V.E. Grant

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=Ipomopsis+congesta

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