Utah Valley University Herbarium

Label

 
Accession # 15719 
Family
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Family
PoaceaePoaceaePoaceae  
Species Poa secunda J. Presl
Common name   Sandberg's bluegrass
Collector(s)
Oliver Hansen   2  
   with J.A. Alexander
Coll. Date 16 June 2010 
Country
State/Province
County
United States
Wyoming
Uintah
Locality Uinta Mountains, summit and S slope of Red Mountain, FR017, ca. 4 miles SW of FR072, at the E end of the northern-most switchback, N side of road;
     Elev.: 8821 ft. (2689 m.)
Habitat Notes windswept, sagebrush slope with perennial grasses. 
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 41° 3'  27.54" N, 110° 21'  40.9" W
Datum WGS84 
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.
Voucher Senior Thesis Voucher for Henry's Fork and Vicinity Checklist, Block 19, northern Utah and southern Wyoming. 

Taxonomy


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

     Poa secunda J. Presl

     Poa ampla Merr.
     Poa brachyglossa Piper
     Poa buckleyana Nash
     Poa canbyi (Scribn.) T.J. Howell
     Poa confusa Rydb.
     Poa englishii St. John & Hardin
     Poa gracillima Vasey
     Poa gracillima var. multnomae (Piper) C.L. Hitchc.
     Poa incurva Scribn. & Williams
     Poa juncifolia Scribn.
     Poa juncifolia var. ampla (Merr.) Dorn
     Poa juncifolia ssp. porteri Keck
     Poa laevigata Scribn.
     Poa nevadensis Vasey ex Scribn.
     Poa nevadensis var. juncifolia (Scribn.) Beetle
     Poa orcuttiana Vasey
     Poa sandbergii Vasey
     Poa scabrella (Thurb.) Benth. ex Vasey
     Poa secunda var. elongata (Vasey) Dorn
     Poa secunda var. incurva (Scribn. & Williams) Beetle
     Poa secunda ssp. juncifolia (Scribn.) Soreng
     Poa secunda var. stenophylla (Vasey) Beetle
     Poa stenantha var. sandbergii (Vasey) Boivin

Common Name(s): big bluegrass, Sandberg bluegrass, Sandberg's bluegrass.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=41103, click for more information and references)

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

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


Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
15721 Androsace septentrionalis      "pygmy-flowered rockjasmine" same section
15718 Antennaria dimorpha      "low pussytoes" same section
15732 Arabis holboellii      "Holboell's rockcress" 300 ft. NE
15805 Artemisia tridentata  var. vaseyana   "Vasey's big sagebrush" same section
15735 Astragalus argophyllus  var. martinii   "Martin's milkvetch" 300 ft. NE
15724 Astragalus spatulatus      "tufted milkvetch" same section
15807 Castilleja flava  var. flava   "yellow paintbrush" same section
15720 Cerastium arvense      "field chickweed" same section
15734 Delphinium nuttallianum      "meadow larkspur" 300 ft. NE
15723 Erigeron compositus  var. glabratus   "cut-leaf fleabane" same section
15806 Eriogonum umbellatum  var. majus   "sulphur-flowered wild buckwheat" same section
15736 Fritillaria atropurpurea      "leopard-lily" 300 ft. NE
15729 Mertensia fusiformis      "spindle-root bluebells" 300 ft. NE
15725 Oxytropis sericea  var. sericea   "white locoweed" same section
15722 Phlox multiflora      "mountain phlox" same section
15727 Pinus contorta  var. latifolia   "lodgepole pine" 324 ft. NW
15731 Poa fendleriana      "muttongrass" 300 ft. NE
15726 Selaginella densa      "lesser spikemoss" same section
15733 Senecio integerrimus  var. exaltatus   "Columbia ragwort" 300 ft. NE
15730 Shepherdia canadensis      "Canada buffaloberry" 300 ft. NE
15808 Tetradymia canescens      "spineless horsebrush" same section
15728 Viola nuttallii      "Nuttall's violet" 324 ft. NW

Locale


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Gourley Meadows (Flat) Uinta County, WY 2240 ft. SW 8600  Table Mountain 
Whiskey Spring (Spring) Uinta County, WY 1.6 mi. E 8770  Table Mountain 
Graham Reservoir Number 1 (Reservoir) Uinta County, WY 1.8 mi. NW 8452  Buck Fever Ridge 
Graham Dam (Dam) Uinta County, WY 1.8 mi. W 8455  Buck Fever Ridge 
Graham Reservoir (Reservoir) Uinta County, WY 1.8 mi. W 8455  Buck Fever Ridge 
Cottonwood Mountain (Summit) Uinta County, WY 2.2 mi. S 9321  Table Mountain 
Big Spring (Spring) Uinta County, WY 2.3 mi. NE 8741  Table Mountain 
Deadhorse State Hospital Camp (Locale) Uinta County, WY 2.8 mi. S 8931  Buck Fever Ridge 
Murray Ditch (Canal) Uinta County, WY 2.5 mi. NW 8317  Buck Fever Ridge 
Gilbert Creek (Stream) Uinta County, WY 2.3 mi. W   Bridger Lake 
Gilbert Creek (Stream) Summit County, UT 2.3 mi. W   Bridger Lake 
Deadhorse Park (Park) Uinta County, WY 3 mi. S 8888  Buck Fever Ridge 
Little Gilbert Creek (Stream) Summit County, UT 2.7 mi. SW   Bridger Lake 
Little Gilbert Creek (Stream) Uinta County, WY 2.7 mi. SW   Bridger Lake 
Slab Park (Park) Uinta County, WY 2.8 mi. SW 8744  Buck Fever Ridge 
Sage Creek Park (Flat) Uinta County, WY 3.4 mi. SE 9197  Table Mountain 
Rocky Springs (Spring) Uinta County, WY 3.8 mi. N 8019  Buck Fever Ridge 
Tipperary Reservoir (Reservoir) Uinta County, WY 3.6 mi. N 8196  Buck Fever Ridge 
Tipperary Dam (Dam) Uinta County, WY 3.6 mi. N 8196  Buck Fever Ridge 
Murray Reservoir (Reservoir) Uinta County, WY 3.6 mi. N 8196  Buck Fever Ridge 

Links

Taxon Links for species Poa secunda  J. Presl

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=Poa+secunda

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