Utah Valley University Herbarium

Label

 
Accession # 13575 
Family
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Family
ChenopodiaceaeAmaranthaceaeChenopodiaceae  
Species Corispermum americanum (Nutt.) Nutt.
Common name   American bugseed
Collector(s)
W. Fertig   24442  
Coll. Date 09 October 2008 
Country
State/Province
County
United States
Utah
Kane County
Locality Colorado Plateau, West Sand Cove, drainage bottom in narrow canyon below steep Carmel badland cliffs E of the Cockscomb, ca 1.2 miles SW of US Hwy 89 and 7 miles N of AZ state line.
     Elev.: 4545 ft. (1386 m.)
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):

     Corispermum americanum (Nutt.) Nutt.

Common Name(s): American bugseed.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=511428, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Magnoliopsida
                        Subclass: Caryophyllidae
                            Order: Caryophyllales
                                Family: Chenopodiaceae
                                    Genus: Corispermum
                                        Species: Corispermum americanum
                                                                                            

Images

Available images of this specimen (click to view):
specimen image: 13575s1.jpg

Images of other samples of the same species:
specimen image: 02580s1.jpg 
02580
specimen image: 05611s1.jpg 
05611
specimen image: 07852s1.jpg 
07852
specimen image: 12025d1.jpg 
12025
specimen image: 12025s1.jpg 
12025

Nearby Accessions

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Links

Taxon Links for species Corispermum americanum  (Nutt.) Nutt.

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=Corispermum+americanum

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