Utah Valley University Herbarium

Label

 
Accession # 16010 
Family
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Family
AsteraceaeAsteraceaeAsteraceae  
Species Stenotus acaulis (Nutt.) Nutt.
Common name   stemless goldenweed
Collector(s)
R.D. Fitts   2009-66  
   with S.C. Fitts
Coll. Date 26 June 2009 
Country
State/Province
County
United States
Utah
Uintah County
Locality below highest saddle on rim between Weaver Canyon and Cripple Horse Canyon;
     Elev.: 6347 ft. (1935 m.)
Habitat Notes soft sandy soil under juniper. 
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° 58'  4.36" N, 109° 3'  52.39" W
UTM 12 4425987N  665292E 
Datum NAD83 
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):

     Stenotus acaulis (Nutt.) Nutt.

Common Name(s): stemless goldenweed, stemless mock goldenweed.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=505369, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Magnoliopsida
                        Subclass: Asteridae
                            Order: Asterales
                                Family: Asteraceae
                                    Genus: Stenotus
                                        Species: Stenotus acaulis
                                                                                            

Images

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.
15978 Aliciella pinnatifida      "sticky gilia" 2.1 mi. N
16011 Artemisia nova      "black sagebrush" same section
15997 Astragalus chamaeleuce      "cicada milkvetch" 1471 ft. W
16006 Astragalus convallarius  var. convallarius   "lesser rushy milkvetch" same section
15975 Calochortus nuttallii      "sego lily" 1.3 mi. N
16000 Chaetopappa ericoides      "rose-heath" 2597 ft. W
15996 Chamaechaenactis scaposa      "fullstem" 1471 ft. W
15999 Cirsium scopulorum      "mountain thistle" 366 ft. SW
16013 Eriogonum batemanii      "Bateman's wild buckwheat" same section
15972 Eriogonum ovalifolium      "cushion wild buckwheat" 2874 ft. E
15974 Eriogonum ovalifolium      "cushion wild buckwheat" 1.4 mi. N
16005 Gilia pinnatifida     889 ft. N
16009 Gilia stenothyrsa     same section
15970 Lappula squarrosa      "European stickseed" 1.3 mi. N
16007 Mentzelia multicaulis      "many-stemmed blazingstar" same section
15976 Phacelia crenulata  var. corrugata   "notch-leaf scorpionweed" 2.2 mi. N
15969 Phacelia crenulata  var. corrugata   "notch-leaf scorpionweed" 1.3 mi. N
16004 Physaria acutifolia      "sharpleaf twinpod" 889 ft. N
15998 Physaria acutifolia      "sharpleaf twinpod" 1594 ft. W
15973 Physaria acutifolia      "sharpleaf twinpod" 1.4 mi. N
16012 Physaria rectipes      "straight bladderpod" 561 ft. N
16001 Pseudoroegneria spicata      "bluebunch wheatgrass" 2597 ft. W
15971 Townsendia strigosa      "hairy Townsend-daisy" same section
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
Weaver Ridge (Ridge) Uintah County, UT 1.8 mi. S 6168  Weaver Ridge 
Cripple Horse Canyon (Valley) Uintah County, UT 2 mi. NW   Weaver Ridge 
Cowboy Canyon (Valley) Uintah County, UT 2.8 mi. N   Walsh Knolls 
Little Dicks Bottom (Bend) Uintah County, UT 3.2 mi. N 5059  Walsh Knolls 
Weaver Canyon (Valley) Uintah County, UT 3.1 mi. W   Weaver Ridge 
Weaver Canyon (Valley) Uintah County, UT 3.2 mi. W   Weaver Ridge 
Hells Hole Canyon (Valley) Uintah County, UT 3.5 mi. W   Weaver Ridge 
Hells Hole Canyon (Valley) Uintah County, UT 4.4 mi. SE   Banta Ridge 
Gilsonite Draw (Valley) Rio Blanco County, CO 4.6 mi. N   Weaver Ridge 
Gilsonite Hills (Range) Rio Blanco County, CO 4 mi. SE 6900  Weaver Ridge 
Lower Cottonwood Reservoir (Reservoir) Rio Blanco County, CO 3.9 mi. E 5443  Banta Ridge 
Iron Bridge Mine (Mine) Rio Blanco County, CO 5.6 mi. NE 5315  Walsh Knolls 
Cottonwood Creek (Stream) Rio Blanco County, CO 5.8 mi. NE   Banta Ridge 
Banty Point (Summit) Rio Blanco County, CO 6.4 mi. NE 5916  Banty Point 
Rabbit Mountain (Summit) Rio Blanco County, CO 6.9 mi. SE 7622  Banta Ridge 

Links

Taxon Links for species Stenotus acaulis  (Nutt.) Nutt.

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=Stenotus+acaulis

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