Utah Valley University Herbarium

Label

 
Accession # 15749 
Family
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Family
BoraginaceaeBoraginaceaeBoraginaceae  
Species Lappula squarrosa (Retz.) Dumort.
Common name   European stickseed
Collector(s)
Oliver Hansen   32  
   with J.A. Alexander
Coll. Date 17 June 2010 
Geography United States.  Utah.  Summit County
Locality Uinta Mountains, S slope of Red Mountain, FR017, ca. 4 miles SW of FR 072, at the E end of the northern-most switchback, E side of road; 
 
Elev.: 9341 ft. (2848 m.)
Habitat Notes windswept hillside; with sagebrush and perennial grasses. 
Latitude Longitude 40° 58'  33.29" N, 110° 20'  15.03" 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):

     Lappula squarrosa (Retz.) Dumort.

     Lappula echinata Gilib.
     Lappula erecta A. Nels.
     Lappula fremontii (Torr.) Greene
     Lappula lappula (L.) Karst.
     Lappula myosotis Moench
     Lappula squarrosa var. erecta (A. Nels.) Dorn

Common Name(s): bristly sheepburr, European stickseed.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=503330, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Magnoliopsida
                        Subclass: Asteridae
                            Order: Lamiales
                                Family: Boraginaceae
                                    Genus: Lappula
                                        Species: Lappula squarrosa
                                                                                            

Images

Available images of this specimen (click to view):
specimen image: 15749s1.jpg

Images of other samples of the same species:
specimen image: 00742s2.jpg 
00742
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01508
specimen image: 01663s2.jpg 
01663
specimen image: 05183s2.jpg 
05183
specimen image: 12941d1.jpg 
12941
specimen image: 12941s1.jpg 
12941

Nearby Accessions


Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
15750 Arabis holboellii      "Holboell's rockcress" same section
15747 Astragalus spatulatus      "tufted milkvetch" same section
15849 Chrysothamnus viscidiflorus  var. lanceolatus   "spear-leaf yellow rabbitbrush" 352 ft. S
15739 Collinsia parviflora      "maiden blue eyed Mary" 352 ft. S
15743 Draba stenoloba  var. nana  83 ft. SW
15737 Erigeron compositus  var. glabratus   "cut-leaf fleabane" 388 ft. N
15738 Hymenoxys acaulis  var. epunctata   "stemless four-nerve daisy" 388 ft. N
15850 Juniperus communis  var. depressa   "common juniper" 352 ft. S
15745 Lomatium juniperinum      "juniper biscuitroot" same section
15753 Oreoxis alpina      "alpine parsley" same section
15751 Oxytropis sericea  var. sericea   "white locoweed" 388 ft. N
15740 Phlox multiflora      "mountain phlox" same section
15748 Physaria parvula      "pygmy bladderpod" 388 ft. N
15746 Selaginella densa      "lesser spikemoss" 388 ft. N
15752 Trifolium dasyphyllum  var. uintense  same section
15741 Trifolium gymnocarpon      "hollyleaf clover" 83 ft. SW
15744 Viola adunca      "hook-spur violet" 352 ft. S
15742 Viola nuttallii      "Nuttall's violet" 352 ft. S

Locale


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Red Mountain (Summit) Summit County, UT 661 ft. N 9430  Gilbert Peak NE 
Bridger Lake Oil Field (Bridge) Summit County, UT 1.2 mi. SE 9019  Gilbert Peak NE 
Quarter Corner Lake (Lake) Summit County, UT 1.3 mi. SE 8941  Gilbert Peak NE 
Henrys Fork Park (Park) Summit County, UT 1.9 mi. SE 8964  Gilbert Peak NE 
Sage Creek Park (Flat) Uinta County, WY 2.5 mi. N 9197  Table Mountain 
Stateline Campground (Locale) Summit County, UT 2.5 mi. W 9233  Bridger Lake 
The Narrows (Gap) Summit County, UT 3.3 mi. S 9174  Gilbert Peak NE 
Bridger Lake Campground (Locale) Summit County, UT 2.7 mi. W 9364  Bridger Lake 
Bridger Lake (Lake) Summit County, UT 2.7 mi. W 9351  Bridger Lake 
Stateline Reservoir (Reservoir) Summit County, UT 2.7 mi. W 9108  Bridger Lake 
Dahlgreen Creek (Stream) Summit County, UT 2.8 mi. NE   Gilbert Peak NE 
Cottonwood Mountain (Summit) Uinta County, WY 3.6 mi. N 9321  Table Mountain 
Bridger Lake Guard Station (Locale) Summit County, UT 2.9 mi. W 9371  Bridger Lake 
Marsh Lake Dam (Dam) Summit County, UT 3.2 mi. W 9341  Bridger Lake 
Marsh Lake (Reservoir) Summit County, UT 3.2 mi. W 9341  Bridger Lake 
Grahams Reservoir (Reservoir) Uinta County, WY 3.3 mi. W 9213  Bridger Lake 
Marsh Lake (Lake) Summit County, UT 3.3 mi. W 9351  Bridger Lake 
Deadhorse State Hospital Camp (Locale) Uinta County, WY 3.7 mi. NW 8931  Buck Fever Ridge 
Deadhorse Park (Park) Uinta County, WY 3.7 mi. NW 8888  Buck Fever Ridge 
Joulious Creek (Stream) Summit County, UT 4.2 mi. S   Kings Peak 

Links

Taxon Links for species Lappula squarrosa  (Retz.) Dumort.

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=Lappula+squarrosa

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