Utah Valley University Herbarium


Accession # 16899 
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Species Penstemon lentus Pennell
Infraspecific    var. albiflorus (D.D. Keck) Reveal
Common name   white Abajo beardtongue
Steve Hegji   0224  
   with Kay Shumway
Coll. Date 14 June 2013 
United States
San Juan County
Locality Abajo Mountains;
     Elev.: 7511 ft. (2290 m.)
Habitat Notes roadside, rocky hillside. 
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 37° 47'  22.77" N, 109° 33'  25.45" 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.


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

     Penstemon lentus var. albiflorus (Keck) Reveal

     Penstemon lentus ssp. albiflorus Keck

Common Name(s): handsome beardtongue.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=529494, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Magnoliopsida
                        Subclass: Asteridae
                            Order: Scrophulariales
                                Family: Scrophulariaceae
                                    Genus: Penstemon
                                        Species: Penstemon lentus
                                            Variety: Penstemon lentus var. albiflorus


Available images of this specimen (click to view):
specimen image: 16899a1.jpg specimen image: 16899b1.jpg specimen image: 16899c1.jpg specimen image: 16899d1.jpg
specimen image: 16899s1.jpg

Images of other samples of the same species:
specimen image: 10525s1.jpg 

Nearby Accessions

  There are no nearby accessions.


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Cliff Dwellers Pasture (Flat) San Juan County, UT 1646 ft. NE 7842  Mount Linnaeus 
Dry Wash Reservoir (Reservoir) San Juan County, UT 0.7 mi. SE 7819  Mount Linnaeus 
Dry Wash Number Two Dam (Dam) San Juan County, UT 1.4 mi. SE 7710  Mount Linnaeus 
Dry Wash Number Two Reservoir (Reservoir) San Juan County, UT 1.4 mi. SE 7714  Mount Linnaeus 
Duckett Ridge (Ridge) San Juan County, UT 1.9 mi. NE 10069  Mount Linnaeus 
Mount Linnaeus (Summit) San Juan County, UT 2.3 mi. N 10890  Mount Linnaeus 
Bayles Cabin (Locale) San Juan County, UT 2.3 mi. N 8718  Mount Linnaeus 
Bayles Ranch (Locale) San Juan County, UT 2.1 mi. W 7097  Mount Linnaeus 
Duckett Cabin (Locale) San Juan County, UT 2.6 mi. N 10506  Mount Linnaeus 
Natural Arch Point of Interest (Locale) San Juan County, UT 2.3 mi. NW 7244  Mount Linnaeus 
West Mountain (Summit) San Juan County, UT 2.8 mi. N 10945  Mount Linnaeus 
Jack Spring (Spring) San Juan County, UT 2.4 mi. W 6989  Mount Linnaeus 
Cherry Creek (Stream) San Juan County, UT 2.4 mi. E   Mount Linnaeus 
Brushy Basin (Basin) San Juan County, UT 3 mi. S 7199  Mancos Jim Butte 
Bob Park Peak (Summit) San Juan County, UT 3.2 mi. N 10719  Mount Linnaeus 
Red Bluffs (Cliff) San Juan County, UT 2.8 mi. NE 8380  Mount Linnaeus 
Bayles Spring (Spring) San Juan County, UT 2.6 mi. W 6847  Mount Linnaeus 
Red Bluff Campground (Locale) San Juan County, UT 2.9 mi. E 7986  Mount Linnaeus 
Abajo Mountains (Range) San Juan County, UT 4.2 mi. N 10243  Mount Linnaeus 
Blue Creek Cabin (Locale) San Juan County, UT 4.4 mi. N 9013  Mount Linnaeus 


Taxon Links for species Penstemon lentus  Pennell

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

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