Utah Valley University Herbarium

Label

 
Accession # 15895 
Family
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Family
ScrophulariaceaePlantaginaceaeScrophulariaceae  
Species Penstemon humilis Nutt. ex A. Gray
Infraspecific    var. brevifolius A. Gray
Common name   short-leaf low beardtongue
Collector(s)
S. Hegji   120  
Coll. Date 04 June 2011 
Geography United States.  Utah.  Tooele County
Locality Sheeprock Mountains, at the mouth of Harker Canyon; 
 
Elev.: 6422 ft. (1958 m.)
Habitat Notes rocky hillside; burned-out juniper forest with low forbs and 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 39° 59'  29.33" N, 112° 28'  18.55" 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 humilis ssp. brevifolius (Gray) Keck

     Penstemon humilis var. brevifolius Gray

Common Name(s): low beardtongue.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=33706, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Magnoliopsida
                        Subclass: Asteridae
                            Order: Scrophulariales
                                Family: Scrophulariaceae
                                    Genus: Penstemon
                                        Species: Penstemon humilis
                                            Subspecies: Penstemon humilis ssp. brevifolius
                                                

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.
15925 Aconitum columbianum      "Columbian monkshood" 1.6 mi. SE
15897 Alyssum desertorum      "desert madwort" 911 ft. SE
15854 Alyssum desertorum      "desert madwort" 924 ft. SE
15898 Amelanchier utahensis      "Utah serviceberry" 936 ft. SE
15926 Aquilegia formosa      "western columbine" 1.6 mi. SE
15928 Arenaria lanuginosa      "spreading sandwort" 1.6 mi. SE
15940 Argemone munita      "flatbud pricklypoppy" 1402 ft. NW
15911 Balsamorhiza sagittata      "arrow-leaf balsamroot" 1.2 mi. SE
15853 Cercocarpus ledifolius      "curl-leaf mountain mahogany" 975 ft. SE
15946 Chrysothamnus nauseosus  var. hololeucus   "gray-stem rubber rabbitbrush" 1.4 mi. SE
15852 Cymopterus longipes      "long-stalked spring parsley" 327 ft. SE
15896 Eremogone loisiae      "Lois' sandwort" 293 ft. SE
15943 Eriogonum microthecum      "slender wild buckwheat" 532 ft. SE
15947 Eriogonum racemosum      "redroot wild buckwheat" same section
15912 Erythronium grandiflorum      "yellow avalanche-lily" 1 mi. SE
15909 Lithophragma glabrum      "bulbous woodland-star" 1.2 mi. SE
15910 Lithophragma parviflorum      "small-flowered woodland-star" 1.2 mi. SE
15945 Mentha arvensis      "wild mint" 1.6 mi. SE
15927 Mimulus guttatus      "common monkeyflower" 1.6 mi. SE
15944 Petrophytum caespitosum      "rockmat" 876 ft. SE
15855 Salix       "willow" 394 ft. S
15899 Salix bebbiana      "Bebb willow" 394 ft. S
15924 Sidalcea oregana      "Oregon checkerbloom" 1.1 mi. SE
15908 Viola nuttallii      "Nuttall's violet" 1.2 mi. SE

Locale


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Harker Canyon (Valley) Tooele County, UT 274 ft. S   Erickson Knoll 
Lion Hill (Summit) Tooele County, UT 1.7 mi. W 6890  Erickson Knoll 
Lion Hill Spring (Spring) Tooele County, UT 1.8 mi. W 6716  Erickson Knoll 
Dutch Peak (Summit) Tooele County, UT 2.6 mi. S 8816  Dutch Peak 
Wasatch National Forest-Vernon Division (Forest) Tooele County, UT 2.1 mi. E 6119  Dutch Peak 
Grove Hollow (Valley) Tooele County, UT 2.1 mi. E   Dutch Peak 
Sheeprock Mountains (Range) Tooele County, UT 2.9 mi. S 8114  Dutch Peak 
Black Peak (Summit) Tooele County, UT 3.1 mi. S 8882  Dutch Peak 
Stepladder Trough (Flat) Tooele County, UT 3 mi. NW 6086  Lookout Pass 
Snow Hollow (Valley) Tooele County, UT 2.7 mi. E   Dutch Peak 
North Pine Canyon (Valley) Tooele County, UT 2.9 mi. NW   Erickson Knoll 
Benmore Experiment Station (Locale) Tooele County, UT 2.9 mi. NE 5975  Vernon 
Greens Ridge (Ridge) Tooele County, UT 3.7 mi. S 8327  Dutch Peak 
Benmore Guard Station (Locale) Tooele County, UT 3 mi. NE 5965  Vernon 
Benmore Experimental Pastures (Flat) Tooele County, UT 3.5 mi. NE 5791  Vernon 
Benmore (Locale) Tooele County, UT 3 mi. NE 5965  Vernon 
Hilltop Mine (Mine) Tooele County, UT 3.2 mi. W 8816  Erickson Knoll 
Rock Canyon (Valley) Tooele County, UT 3.3 mi. W   Erickson Knoll 
Upper Pine Grove (Woods) Tooele County, UT 3.6 mi. SW 8140  Erickson Knoll 
Lower Pine Grove (Woods) Tooele County, UT 3.9 mi. SW 7740  Erickson Knoll 

Links

Taxon Links for species Penstemon humilis  Nutt. ex A. Gray

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+humilis

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