Utah Valley University Herbarium

Label

 
Accession # 03916 
Family
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Family
RanunculaceaeRanunculaceaeRanunculaceae  
Species Ranunculus inamoenus Greene
Infraspecific    var. inamoenus 
Common name   graceful buttercup
Collector(s)
D.M. Barnes   s.n.  
Coll. Date 12 June 1999 
Geography United States.  Utah.  Utah County
Locality American Fork Canyon, North Fork, Silver Lake Flats on trail to Silver Lake. 
 
Habitat Notes spruce-fir community, aspen, mountain brush; soil dark wet. 
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° 30'  50" N, 111° 33'  34" W
Township Range T3S, R3E, Sec. 36  
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):

     Ranunculus inamoenus var. inamoenus Greene

     Ranunculus affinis var. micropetalus Greene
     Ranunculus inamoenus var. typicus L. Benson

Common Name(s): graceful buttercup.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=194963, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Magnoliopsida
                        Subclass: Magnoliidae
                            Order: Ranunculales
                                Family: Ranunculaceae
                                    Genus: Ranunculus
                                        Species: Ranunculus inamoenus
                                            Variety: Ranunculus inamoenus var. inamoenus
                                                

Images

Available images of this specimen (click to view):
specimen image: 03916s1.jpg

Images of other samples of the same species:
specimen image: 00263s1.jpg 
00263
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00264
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00869
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02836
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03438
specimen image: 05614s1.jpg 
05614
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06949
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07886
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08858
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11743
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12812
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12812
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12812
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12812
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12912
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12912
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13657
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16810

Nearby Accessions


Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
03914 Draba rectifructa      "mountain draba" same section
02762 Montia perfoliata  var. perfoliata   "Miners-lettuce" 1 mi. S
03915 Noccaea montana  var. montana   "alpine pennycress" same section
03913 Orobanche fasciculata      "clustered broomrape" same section

Locale


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Big Spring (Spring) Wasatch County, UT 891 ft. NE 7776  Brighton 
Sandy Baker Pass (Gap) Wasatch County, UT 0.9 mi. NW 8734  Brighton 
Pot Hollow (Valley) Wasatch County, UT 0.8 mi. E   Brighton 
Pole Line Pass (Gap) Wasatch County, UT 1.4 mi. N 8941  Brighton 
Mill Canyon Peak (Summit) Wasatch County, UT 1.5 mi. SW 10270  Aspen Grove 
Lundeen Creek (Stream) Wasatch County, UT 1.4 mi. SE   Brighton 
Middle Mountain (Summit) Wasatch County, UT 1.4 mi. E 8127  Brighton 
Forest Lake (Reservoir) Utah County, UT 1.4 mi. W 8511  Brighton 
Deer Creek Campground (Locale) Wasatch County, UT 1.6 mi. SE 7235  Brighton 
Red Pine Creek (Stream) Wasatch County, UT 1.7 mi. SE   Brighton 
Rock Spring (Spring) Utah County, UT 1.9 mi. SW 9492  Aspen Grove 
Bay State Tunnel (Mine) Utah County, UT 2.1 mi. NW 7825  Brighton 
Ant Knolls (Summit) Wasatch County, UT 2.7 mi. N 9859  Brighton 
Baker Fork (Stream) Utah County, UT 2.2 mi. NW   Brighton 
Dry Fork (Valley) Utah County, UT 2.4 mi. NW   Brighton 
Miller Hill Tunnel (Mine) Utah County, UT 2.4 mi. NW 7648  Brighton 
Dutchman Guard Station (Locale) Utah County, UT 2.4 mi. W 7573  Brighton 
Pacific Mine (Mine) Utah County, UT 2.6 mi. NW 7769  Brighton 
Big Flat (Flat) Wasatch County, UT 3.1 mi. N 8324  Brighton 
Dutchman Mine (Mine) Utah County, UT 2.5 mi. W 7602  Brighton 

Links

Taxon Links for species Ranunculus inamoenus  Greene

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=Ranunculus+inamoenus

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