Utah Valley University Herbarium

Label

 
Accession # X3392 
Family
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Family
ApocynaceaeApocynaceaeAsclepiadaceae  
Species Asclepias asperula (Decne.) Woodson
Infraspecific    var. asperula 
Common name   spider milkweed
Collector(s)
W. Fertig   23851  
Coll. Date 18 May 2008 
Country
State/Province
County
United States
Utah
San Juan County
Locality Colorado Plateau, tributary of Grand Gulch ca 0.4 miles E of Collins Spring, ca 8 miles N of San Juan River.
    
Township Range T38S R16E S32 SE4  
Datum Not recorded
Uncertainty Not calculated
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):

     Asclepias asperula ssp. asperula (Dcne.) Woods.

Common Name(s): spider milkweed.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=30248, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Magnoliopsida
                        Subclass: Asteridae
                            Order: Gentianales
                                Family: Asclepiadaceae
                                    Genus: Asclepias
                                        Species: Asclepias asperula
                                            Subspecies: Asclepias asperula ssp. asperula
                                                

Images

Images of other samples of the same species:
specimen image: 01582s2.jpg 
01582
specimen image: 02804s2.jpg 
02804
specimen image: 03123s2.jpg 
03123
specimen image: 03217s2.jpg 
03217
specimen image: 03903s2.jpg 
03903
specimen image: 05838s2.jpg 
05838
specimen image: 07021s2.jpg 
07021
specimen image: 08505s2.jpg 
08505
specimen image: 09569s2.jpg 
09569
specimen image: 11924c1.jpg 
11924
specimen image: 11924s3.jpg 
11924
specimen image: 11924d1.jpg 
11924

Nearby Accessions

Locale

Links

Taxon Links for species Asclepias asperula  (Decne.) Woodson

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=Asclepias+asperula

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