Utah Valley University Herbarium

Label

 
Accession # 15886 
Family
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Family
PolemoniaceaePolemoniaceaePolemoniaceae  
Species Ipomopsis congesta (Hook.) V.E. Grant
Common name   ballhead ipomopsis
Collector(s)
S. Hegji   111  
Coll. Date 21 May 2011 
Country
State/Province
County
United States
Utah
Tooele County
Locality Rush Valley, 7.4 km N of Vernon;
     Elev.: 5281 ft. (1610 m.)
Habitat Notes sandy roadside; A. lentiginosus var. pohlii site. 
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 40° 9'  31.54" N, 112° 25'  51.74" 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):

     Ipomopsis congesta (Hook.) V. Grant

Common Name(s): ballhead gilia, ballhead ipomopsis, ballhead skyrocket, ball-head skyrocket.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=31202, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Magnoliopsida
                        Subclass: Asteridae
                            Order: Solanales
                                Family: Polemoniaceae
                                    Genus: Ipomopsis
                                        Species: Ipomopsis congesta
                                                                                            

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.
05694 Atriplex gardneri  var. utahensis   "Utah saltbush" 1.8 mi. N
05690 Atriplex heterosperma      "two-seeded orach" 1.8 mi. N
05689 Chrysothamnus nauseosus  var. consimilis   "rubber rabbitbrush" 1.8 mi. N
05691 Chrysothamnus nauseosus  var. gnaphalodes   "gray-stem rubber rabbitbrush" 1.8 mi. N

Locale


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
East Faust Creek (Stream) Tooele County, UT 0.7 mi. N   Onaqui Mountains South 
Historical Marker Faust Pony Express Station (Park) Tooele County, UT 1.1 mi. N 5256  Faust 
Atherley Dam (Dam) Tooele County, UT 1.7 mi. N 5214  Faust 
Atherley Reservoir (Reservoir) Tooele County, UT 1.7 mi. N 5214  Faust 
Faust (Populated Place) Tooele County, UT 2.7 mi. NE 5253  Faust 
Vernon Airstrip (Airport) Tooele County, UT 3.8 mi. S 5499  Vernon 
Vernon Hills (Range) Tooele County, UT 3.4 mi. SE 5883  Faust 
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (Church) Tooele County, UT 4.4 mi. S 5512  Vernon 
Vernon School (School) Tooele County, UT 4.5 mi. S 5525  Vernon 
Vernon (Populated Place) Tooele County, UT 4.6 mi. S 5522  Vernon 
Lookout Pass Trail (Well) Tooele County, UT 3.7 mi. W 5466  Faust 
Vernon Cemetery (Cemetery) Tooele County, UT 5 mi. S 5551  Vernon 
Vernon Creek (Stream) Tooele County, UT 5.4 mi. S   Sabie Mountain 
East Faust Canyon (Valley) Tooele County, UT 4.5 mi. NW   Onaqui Mountains South 
Red Pine Creek (Stream) Tooele County, UT 5.1 mi. SW   Lookout Pass 
Hellhole Canyon (Valley) Tooele County, UT 6 mi. N   Onaqui Mountains South 
East Government Creek (Stream) Tooele County, UT 5.8 mi. SW   Lookout Pass 

Links

Taxon Links for species Ipomopsis congesta  (Hook.) V.E. Grant

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=Ipomopsis+congesta

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