Utah Valley University Herbarium

Label

 
Accession # 16798 
Family
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Family
OnagraceaeOnagraceaeOnagraceae  
Species Gaura parviflora Douglas ex Lehm.
Collector(s)
Donna M. Barnes   5328  
Coll. Date 17 July 2006 
Country
State/Province
County
United States
Utah
Millard County
Locality House Range, N end of Sawtooth Mountain, S of Marjum Canyon, in Bird Canyon ca. 1 mile S of the Brown Queen Mine;
     Elev.: 6399 ft. (1951 m.)
Habitat Notes pinyon-juniper community; dry rocky soil. 
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° 13'  29" N, 113° 22'  32" 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.
Specimen Notes Sheet 2 of 2. 

Taxonomy


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

     Gaura mollis James

     Gaura parviflora Dougl. ex Lehm.
     Gaura parviflora Dougl. ex Lehm.
     Gaura parviflora Dougl. ex Lehm.
     Gaura parviflora Dougl. ex Lehm.
     Gaura parviflora var. lachnocarpa Weatherby
     Gaura parviflora var. typica Munz

Common Name(s): velvetweed, smallflowered gaura, velvetweed, velvety gaura, willow gaura.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=565206, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Magnoliopsida
                        Subclass: Rosidae
                            Order: Myrtales
                                Family: Onagraceae
                                    Genus: Gaura
                                        Species: Gaura mollis
                                                                                            

Images

Images of other samples of the same species:
specimen image: 05243s1.jpg 
05243
specimen image: 11847s2.jpg 
11847

Nearby Accessions


Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
11846 Asclepias hallii      "Hall's milkweed" 1.3 mi. N
10909 Centaurea virgata  var. squarrosa   "squarrose knapweed" 1.5 mi. NE
11847 Gaura parviflora     same section
11845 Grindelia squarrosa  var. serrulata   "curlycup gumweed" 1.3 mi. N
10908 Perityle stansburyi      "Stansbury's rockdaisy" 1.5 mi. NE
11848 Petradoria pumila  var. pumila   "common rock goldenrod" same section
10907 Potentilla biennis      "biennial cinquefoil" 1.5 mi. NE
11844 Verbena bracteata      "bigbract verbena" 1.3 mi. N

Locale


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Brown Queen Mine (Mine) Millard County, UT 0.9 mi. S 7139  Notch Peak 
Bird Canyon (Valley) Millard County, UT 0.9 mi. N   Notch Peak 
House Range (Range) Millard County, UT 1.5 mi. W 6946  Notch Peak 
Antelope Mountain (Summit) Millard County, UT 2 mi. NW 6703  Notch Peak 
Marjum Pass (Gap) Millard County, UT 2.2 mi. N 6273  Marjum Pass 
The Hermits Cabin (Locale) Millard County, UT 2.2 mi. NW 5571  Notch Peak 
Amasa Valley (Valley) Millard County, UT 2.8 mi. S   Notch Peak 
Orr Ridge (Ridge) Millard County, UT 2.8 mi. S 8163  Miller Cove 
North Canyon (Valley) Millard County, UT 2.4 mi. E   Notch Peak 
Baldy (Summit) Millard County, UT 2.9 mi. SW 8488  Notch Peak 
Marjum Canyon (Valley) Millard County, UT 2.8 mi. NW   Marjum Pass 
Water Canyon (Valley) Millard County, UT 4 mi. S   Notch Peak 
Contact Canyon (Valley) Millard County, UT 4.1 mi. S   Notch Peak 
Middle Range (Range) Millard County, UT 4.1 mi. N 7579  Swasey Peak SW 
Side Canyon (Valley) Millard County, UT 4.2 mi. S   Miller Cove 
Klondike Mine (Mine) Millard County, UT 4.2 mi. S 7064  Miller Cove 
Pine Peak (Summit) Millard County, UT 4.4 mi. S 9216  Notch Peak 
Little Horse Canyon (Valley) Millard County, UT 3.9 mi. E   Miller Cove 
Painter Spring (Spring) Millard County, UT 4.5 mi. SW 5574  Notch Peak 
Sawtooth Mountain (Summit) Millard County, UT 5.3 mi. S 8383  Notch Peak 

Links

Taxon Links for species Gaura parviflora  Douglas ex Lehm.

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=Gaura+parviflora

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