Utah Valley University Herbarium

Label

 
Accession # X3948 
Family
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Family
PoaceaePoaceaePoaceae  
Species Chloris virgata 
Common name   feather windmill grass
Collector(s)
W. Fertig   24405  
Coll. Date 26 September 2008 
Country
State/Province
County
United States
Utah
Kane County
Locality Colorado Plateau, edge of Vermilion Drive, Kanab Ranchos, ca 2.3 miles N of the AZ state line and 1.5 miles W of Kanab Creek.
    
Township Range T43S R6W S29 SW4SW4SW4  
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):

     Chloris virgata Sw.

Common Name(s): feather fingergrass, feather windmill grass, showy chloris.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=41558, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Liliopsida
                        Subclass: Commelinidae
                            Order: Cyperales
                                Family: Poaceae
                                    Genus: Chloris
                                        Species: Chloris virgata
                                                                                            

Images

Images of other samples of the same species:
specimen image: 05605s1.jpg 
05605
specimen image: 06317s1.jpg 
06317
specimen image: 11347s1.jpg 
11347

Nearby Accessions

Locale

Links

Taxon Links for species Chloris virgata 

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=Chloris+virgata

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