Utah Valley University Herbarium

Label

 
Accession # 03791 
Family
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Family
OnagraceaeOnagraceaeOnagraceae  
Species Oenothera cespitosa Nutt.
Infraspecific    var. cespitosa 
Common name   tufted evening primrose
Collector(s)
D.M. Barnes   s.n.  
Coll. Date 15 May 1999 
Country
State/Province
County
United States
Utah
Tooele County
Locality Simpson springs, level ground, W side of mountain.
     Elev.: 5000 ft. (1524 m.)
Habitat Notes desert shrubs, mostly sage, low plants, sandy 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 40° 2'  3" N, 112° 47'  23" W
Township Range T9S, R8W, Sec. 18 NE 1/4  
Datum Not recorded
Uncertainty Not calculated
TRS Notes Latitude and longitude were derived from township and range information and may be
inaccurate by as much as 0.7 miles (or 4.2 miles if the section is not given).

Taxonomy


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

     Oenothera caespitosa ssp. caespitosa Nutt.

     Oenothera caespitosa ssp. montana (Nutt.) Munz
     Oenothera caespitosa var. montana (Nutt.) Dur.
     Oenothera caespitosa ssp. purpurea (S. Wats.) Munz
     Oenothera caespitosa var. purpurea (S. Wats.) Munz
     Oenothera cespitosa ssp. cespitosa Nutt.
     Oenothera cespitosa ssp. montana (Nutt.) Munz
     Oenothera cespitosa var. montana (Nutt.) Dur.
     Oenothera cespitosa ssp. purpurea (S. Wats.) Munz
     Oenothera cespitosa var. purpurea (S. Wats.) Munz
     Pachylophis caespitosus (Nutt.) Raimann
     Pachylophis cespitosus (Nutt.) Raimann
     Pachylophis montanus (Nutt.) A. Nels.

Common Name(s): tufted evening-primrose.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=566058, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Magnoliopsida
                        Subclass: Rosidae
                            Order: Myrtales
                                Family: Onagraceae
                                    Genus: Oenothera
                                        Species: Oenothera caespitosa
                                            Subspecies: Oenothera caespitosa ssp. caespitosa
                                                

Images

Available images of this specimen (click to view):
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Nearby Accessions

  There are no nearby accessions.

Locale


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Simpson Springs Campground (Locale) Tooele County, UT 946 ft. N 4958  Simpson Springs 
Bureau of Land Management Campground (Locale) Tooele County, UT 975 ft. N 4964  Simpson Springs 
CCC Camp Site (Locale) Tooele County, UT 1419 ft. N 4885  Simpson Springs 
Pony Express Historic Marker (Park) Tooele County, UT 1982 ft. N 4938  Simpson Springs 
Simpson Springs (Spring) Tooele County, UT 2034 ft. E 5109  Simpson Springs 
Simpson Canyon (Valley) Tooele County, UT 1.1 mi. S   Simpson Springs 
Simpson Point (Cape) Tooele County, UT 2.1 mi. NE 5171  Simpson Springs 
Grassy Mountain (Summit) Tooele County, UT 2.5 mi. SE 6811  Simpson Springs 
Indian Canyon (Valley) Tooele County, UT 4.1 mi. S   Indian Springs 
Winter Springs (Spring) Tooele County, UT 3.2 mi. E 6129  Indian Peaks 
Raul Canyon (Valley) Tooele County, UT 4 mi. SE   Indian Springs 
Coyote Springs (Spring) Tooele County, UT 4.3 mi. S 5778  Coyote Springs 
Rocky Canyon (Valley) Tooele County, UT 4.4 mi. S   Indian Springs 
Indian Wash (Valley) Tooele County, UT 4.2 mi. SW   Coyote Springs 
Indian Creek (Stream) Tooele County, UT 4.2 mi. SW   Indian Springs 
Indian Peaks (Summit) Tooele County, UT 4.1 mi. SE 8232  Indian Peaks 
Grassy Canyon (Valley) Tooele County, UT 5.1 mi. S   Indian Springs 
Indian Springs (Spring) Tooele County, UT 4.8 mi. SE 6736  Indian Springs 
Route of Pony Express (Trail) Tooele County, UT 4.9 mi. SW 4528  Coyote Springs 
Government Well Number 36 (Well) Tooele County, UT 5.1 mi. SW 4531  Coyote Springs 

Links

Taxon Links for species Oenothera cespitosa  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=Oenothera+cespitosa

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