Utah Valley University Herbarium

Label

 
Accession # 15867 
Family
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Family
ScrophulariaceaePlantaginaceaeScrophulariaceae  
Species Penstemon utahensis Eastw.
Common name   Utah beardtongue
Collector(s)
S. Hegji   92  
Coll. Date 23 April 2011 
Country
State/Province
County
United States
Utah
San Juan County
Locality White Canyon, about 20 meters off the west side of Highway 95;
     Elev.: 4805 ft. (1465 m.)
Habitat Notes red sand and gravel; with Fendlera, Juniper, Amelanchier. 
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 37° 43'  59.48" N, 110° 15'  49.28" 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.

Taxonomy


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

     Penstemon utahensis Eastw.

Common Name(s): Utah penstemon.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=33785, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Magnoliopsida
                        Subclass: Asteridae
                            Order: Scrophulariales
                                Family: Scrophulariaceae
                                    Genus: Penstemon
                                        Species: Penstemon utahensis
                                                                                            

Images

Available images of this specimen (click to view):
specimen image: 15867a1.jpg specimen image: 15867b1.jpg specimen image: 15867c1.jpg specimen image: 15867d1.jpg
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Images of other samples of the same species:
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00335
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02998
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03527
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03528
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07034
specimen image: 10273s1.jpg 
10273
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10280
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10570
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11534
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11534
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12719
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12719
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12719

Nearby Accessions

  There are no nearby accessions.

Locale


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Short Canyon (Valley) San Juan County, UT 2159 ft. NE   Indian Head Pass 
Long Canyon (Valley) San Juan County, UT 1 mi. E   The Cheesebox 
Ducket Crossing (Populated Place) San Juan County, UT 1.1 mi. NW 4603  Mancos Mesa NE 
Gravel Crossing (Populated Place) San Juan County, UT 2.2 mi. SE 4836  Jacobs Chair 
Piute Pass (Gap) San Juan County, UT 2.4 mi. S 5801  Mancos Mesa NE 
Happy Jack Mine (Mine) San Juan County, UT 2.1 mi. NW 5072  Copper Point 
Fortknocker Canyon (Valley) San Juan County, UT 2.5 mi. N   Indian Head Pass 
Gravel Canyon (Valley) San Juan County, UT 2.5 mi. SE   Black Steer Canyon 
Wingate Mesa (Summit) San Juan County, UT 2.9 mi. NW 5827  Copper Point 
Blue Notch (Gap) San Juan County, UT 3.3 mi. NW 5319  Copper Point 
Jacobs Chair (Summit) San Juan County, UT 3.7 mi. E 6506  Jacobs Chair 
Soldier Crossing (Populated Place) San Juan County, UT 4.3 mi. SE 4961  Jacobs Chair 
Horse Tanks (Reservoir) San Juan County, UT 4.8 mi. N 5010  Copper Point 
Dripping Spring (Spring) San Juan County, UT 4.1 mi. W 5276  Mancos Mesa NE 
Cowboy Canyon (Valley) San Juan County, UT 4.8 mi. SE   Jacobs Chair 
Copper Point (Summit) San Juan County, UT 5.5 mi. NW 5794  Copper Point 

Links

Taxon Links for species Penstemon utahensis  Eastw.

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=Penstemon+utahensis

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