Utah Valley University Herbarium

Label

 
Accession # 13393 
Family
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Family
ApiaceaeApiaceaeApiaceae  
Species Ligusticum tenuifolium S. Watson
Common name   Idaho licorice-root
Collector(s)
E.A.K. Coombs   s.n.  
Coll. Date 10 August 1975 
Country
State/Province
County
United States
Idaho
Lemhi County
Locality S slope above Airplane Lake, Bighorn Crags.
     Elev.: 8500 ft. (2591 m.)
Habitat Notes slope 30%, N exposure; damp meadow below granite talus, associates: Erigeron peregrinus, Senecio triangularis. 
Datum Not recorded
Uncertainty Not calculated
Specimen Notes sweet smelling, flowers white, fleshy taproot. 

Taxonomy


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

     Ligusticum tenuifolium S. Wats.

     Ligusticum filicinum var. tenuifolium (S. Wats.) Mathias & Constance

Common Name(s): Idaho licorice-root.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=29535, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Magnoliopsida
                        Subclass: Rosidae
                            Order: Apiales
                                Family: Apiaceae
                                    Genus: Ligusticum
                                        Species: Ligusticum tenuifolium
                                                                                            

Images

Available images of this specimen (click to view):
specimen image: 13393s1.jpg

Images of other samples of the same species:
specimen image: 04675s3.jpg 
04675
specimen image: 05473s2.jpg 
05473
specimen image: 05498s3.jpg 
05498
specimen image: 05650s2.jpg 
05650
specimen image: 07423s2.jpg 
07423
specimen image: 07817s3.jpg 
07817
specimen image: 07905s2.jpg 
07905
specimen image: 12448s2.jpg 
12448

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Links

Taxon Links for species Ligusticum tenuifolium  S. Watson

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=Ligusticum+tenuifolium

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