Utah Valley University Herbarium

Label

 
Accession # 15973 
Family
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Family
BrassicaceaeBrassicaceaeBrassicaceae  
Species Physaria acutifolia Rydb.
Common name   sharpleaf twinpod
Collector(s)
R.D. Fitts   2009-23  
   with S.C. Fitts
Coll. Date 07 June 2009 
Country
State/Province
County
United States
Utah
Uintah County
Locality rim of Cripple Horse Canyon;
     Elev.: 6380 ft. (1945 m.)
Habitat Notes with Ephedra viridis, Sarcobatus vermiculatus; 
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'  14.16" N, 109° 4'  18.38" W
UTM 12 4428126N  664629E 
Datum NAD83 
Uncertainty Not calculated
Specimen Notes UTM approximate. 

Taxonomy


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

     Physaria acutifolia Rydb.

Common Name(s): sharpleaf twinpod.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=23270, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Magnoliopsida
                        Subclass: Dilleniidae
                            Order: Capparales
                                Family: Brassicaceae
                                    Genus: Physaria
                                        Species: Physaria acutifolia
                                                                                            

Images

Images of other samples of the same species:
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02046
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02992
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04789
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06090
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06751
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08079
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08340
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08703
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08881
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10348
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12098
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12098
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12098
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12606
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12606
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12606
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12651

Nearby Accessions


Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
15978 Aliciella pinnatifida      "sticky gilia" same section
16011 Artemisia nova      "black sagebrush" 1.2 mi. S
15997 Astragalus chamaeleuce      "cicada milkvetch" 1.6 mi. S
16006 Astragalus convallarius  var. convallarius   "lesser rushy milkvetch" 1.2 mi. S
15975 Calochortus nuttallii      "sego lily" 1743 ft. W
16000 Chaetopappa ericoides      "rose-heath" 1.7 mi. SW
15996 Chamaechaenactis scaposa      "fullstem" 1.6 mi. S
15999 Cirsium scopulorum      "mountain thistle" 1.5 mi. S
16013 Eriogonum batemanii      "Bateman's wild buckwheat" same section
15974 Eriogonum ovalifolium      "cushion wild buckwheat" same section
16005 Gilia pinnatifida     1.2 mi. S
16009 Gilia stenothyrsa     same section
15970 Lappula squarrosa      "European stickseed" 772 ft. W
16007 Mentzelia multicaulis      "many-stemmed blazingstar" same section
15966 Penstemon fremontii      "Fremont's beardtongue" 1.8 mi. SE
15976 Phacelia crenulata  var. corrugata   "notch-leaf scorpionweed" same section
15969 Phacelia crenulata  var. corrugata   "notch-leaf scorpionweed" 772 ft. W
16004 Physaria acutifolia      "sharpleaf twinpod" 1.2 mi. S
16012 Physaria rectipes      "straight bladderpod" 1.3 mi. S
16001 Pseudoroegneria spicata      "bluebunch wheatgrass" 1.7 mi. SW
16010 Stenotus acaulis      "stemless goldenweed" 1.4 mi. S
15971 Townsendia strigosa      "hairy Townsend-daisy" 1.2 mi. S
16008 Zuckia brandegeei  var. brandegeei   "siltbush" same section

Locale


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Cripple Horse Canyon (Valley) Uintah County, UT 0.8 mi. W   Weaver Ridge 
Cowboy Canyon (Valley) Uintah County, UT 1.5 mi. NW   Walsh Knolls 
Little Dicks Bottom (Bend) Uintah County, UT 2 mi. N 5059  Walsh Knolls 
Weaver Ridge (Ridge) Uintah County, UT 3 mi. S 6168  Weaver Ridge 
Weaver Canyon (Valley) Uintah County, UT 2.5 mi. W   Weaver Ridge 
Weaver Canyon (Valley) Uintah County, UT 2.5 mi. W   Weaver Ridge 
Gilsonite Draw (Valley) Rio Blanco County, CO 3.4 mi. N   Weaver Ridge 
Hells Hole Canyon (Valley) Uintah County, UT 3.2 mi. W   Weaver Ridge 
Iron Bridge Mine (Mine) Rio Blanco County, CO 4.6 mi. NE 5315  Walsh Knolls 
Walsh Knolls (Summit) Uintah County, UT 5.3 mi. N 5794  Walsh Knolls 
Lower Cottonwood Reservoir (Reservoir) Rio Blanco County, CO 4.1 mi. E 5443  Banta Ridge 
Evacuation Creek (Stream) Uintah County, UT 4.2 mi. W   Davis Canyon 
Cottonwood Creek (Stream) Rio Blanco County, CO 4.9 mi. NE   Banta Ridge 
Duck Rock (Pillar) Uintah County, UT 4.6 mi. SW 5177  Southam Canyon 
Gilsonite Hills (Range) Rio Blanco County, CO 5.2 mi. SE 6900  Weaver Ridge 
Hells Hole Canyon (Valley) Uintah County, UT 5.7 mi. S   Banta Ridge 
Dripping Rock Creek (Stream) Moffat County, CO 5.9 mi. NE   Plug Hat Rock 

Links

Taxon Links for species Physaria acutifolia  Rydb.

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=Physaria+acutifolia

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