Utah Valley University Herbarium

Label

 
Accession # 17982 
Family
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Family
PolemoniaceaePolemoniaceaePolemoniaceae  
Species Phlox austromontana Coville
Infraspecific    var. austromontana 
Common name   southern phlox
Collector(s)
R. Van Buren   1851  
   with J. Cooper
Coll. Date 13 August 2010 
Country
State/Province
County
United States
Utah
Washington County
Locality Canaan Mountain vicinity, mouth of Water Canyon, on Water Canyon Road, about 0.3 miles from the stop sign.
     Elev.: 5249 ft. (1600 m.)
Latitude Longitude 37° 1'  40.7" N, 112° 57'  11.9" 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.
Voucher Voucher for "Woody Plants of Utah" by R. Van Buren, K.T. Harper, J. Cooper 
Specimen Notes Journal Code: L3S1. 

Taxonomy


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

     Phlox austromontana ssp. austromontana Coville

     Phlox austromontana var. lutescens Welsh
     Phlox austromontana ssp. vera Wherry

Common Name(s): desert mountain phlox, mountain phlox.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=30914, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Magnoliopsida
                        Subclass: Asteridae
                            Order: Solanales
                                Family: Polemoniaceae
                                    Genus: Phlox
                                        Species: Phlox austromontana
                                            Subspecies: Phlox austromontana ssp. austromontana
                                                

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.
17981 Chrysothamnus scopulorum     same section

Locale


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Water Canyon (Valley) Washington County, UT 2258 ft. S   Hildale 
Skunk Canyon (Valley) Washington County, UT 1.1 mi. S   Colorado City 
Skunk Canyon (Valley) Washington County, UT 1.2 mi. S 5109  Hildale 
Squirrel Creek (Stream) Washington County, UT 1.1 mi. NE   Hildale 
Maxwell Canyon (Valley) Washington County, UT 1.2 mi. S   Hildale 
Phelps School (School) Washington County, UT 1.7 mi. N 6746  Hildale 
The Beehive (Summit) Washington County, UT 1.7 mi. N 6421  Hildale 
Hildale (Populated Place) Washington County, UT 1.8 mi. S 5043  Hildale 
Short Creek Reservoir Number Two Dam (Dam) Mohave County, AZ 2.6 mi. S 5020  Colorado City 
Short Creek Southside Number Two (Reservoir) Mohave County, AZ 2.6 mi. S 5020  Colorado City 
Short Creek Reservoir Number Two (Reservoir) Mohave County, AZ 2.6 mi. S 5020  Colorado City 
Short Creek Southside Number Two Dam (Dam) Mohave County, AZ 2.6 mi. S 5020  Colorado City 
Colorado City Elementary School (School) Mohave County, AZ 2.7 mi. S 4994  Colorado City 
Colorado City Post Office (Post Office) Mohave County, AZ 2.7 mi. S 4987  Colorado City 
Birch Creek (Stream) Washington County, UT 2.8 mi. NE   Hildale 
Colorado City (Populated Place) Mohave County, AZ 2.9 mi. SW 4977  Colorado City 
Cottonwood Spring Number Three (Spring) Mohave County, AZ 2.9 mi. SE 5404  Colorado City 
Cottonwood Spring Number One (Spring) Mohave County, AZ 3.1 mi. SE 5374  Colorado City 
Still Spring (Spring) Washington County, UT 3.1 mi. W 5410  Smithsonian Butte 
Canaan Mountain RV Closure Area (Area) Washington County, UT 3.8 mi. N 6313  Hildale 

Links

Taxon Links for species Phlox austromontana  Coville

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=Phlox+austromontana

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