Utah Valley University Herbarium

Label

 
Accession # 18090 
Family
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Family
MalvaceaeMalvaceaeMalvaceae  
Species Malvella leprosa (Ortega) Krapov.
Common name   alkali mallow
Collector(s)
Steve Hegji   0247  
Coll. Date 25 September 2013 
Country
State/Province
County
United States
Utah
Salt Lake County
Locality Salt Lake City, canal bank behind Utah Department of Natural Resources building.
     Elev.: 4225 ft. (1288 m.)
Latitude Longitude 40° 46'  26.09" N, 111° 56'  3.5" 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.

Taxonomy


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

     Malvella leprosa (Ortega) Krapov.

     Sida hederacea (Dougl. ex Hook.) Torr. ex Gray
     Sida hederacea (Dougl. ex Hook.) Torr. ex Gray
     Sida hederacea (Dougl. ex Hook.) Torr. ex Gray
     Sida leprosa (Ortega) K. Schum.
     Sida leprosa var. hederacea (Dougl. ex Hook.) K. Schum.

Common Name(s): alkali mallow, alkali mallow, alkali sida, dollar weed.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=21846, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Magnoliopsida
                        Subclass: Dilleniidae
                            Order: Malvales
                                Family: Malvaceae
                                    Genus: Malvella
                                        Species: Malvella leprosa
                                                                                            

Images

Images of other samples of the same species:
specimen image: 05530s1.jpg 
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Nearby Accessions


Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
18091 Cuscuta pentagona      "fiveangled dodder" 600 ft. S
18089 Datura wrightii      "sacred thorn-apple" 333 ft. SE
X1992 Hylotelephium telephium      "witch's moneybags" 1452 ft. E
18087 Solanum rostratum      "buffalobur nightshade" 1453 ft. E

Locale


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Agricultural Park (subdivision) (Populated Place) Salt Lake County, UT 91 ft. NE 4219  Salt Lake City North 
Rock Springs (subdivision) (Populated Place) Salt Lake County, UT 1260 ft. NW 4223  Salt Lake City North 
Bunnells (subdivision) (Populated Place) Salt Lake County, UT 1266 ft. SW 4223  Salt Lake City North 
Salt Lake City KOA (Park) Salt Lake County, UT 1469 ft. SE 4223  Salt Lake City North 
Northwest Park (Park) Salt Lake County, UT 1477 ft. E 4223  Salt Lake City North 
Fairfield (subdivision) (Populated Place) Salt Lake County, UT 1820 ft. N 4223  Salt Lake City North 
Camp VIP (Locale) Salt Lake County, UT 1663 ft. SE 4223  Salt Lake City North 
Hanson (subdivision) (Populated Place) Salt Lake County, UT 2170 ft. N 4223  Salt Lake City North 
Geurts (subdivision) (Populated Place) Salt Lake County, UT 2201 ft. N 4223  Salt Lake City North 
Deskys Addition Three and Four (subdivision) (Populated Place) Salt Lake County, UT 1837 ft. W 4223  Salt Lake City North 
Grace Assembly of God Church (Church) Salt Lake County, UT 1870 ft. E 4223  Salt Lake City North 
Canal Greenbelt Park (Park) Salt Lake County, UT 2507 ft. NW 4219  Salt Lake City North 
Jordan Addition (Populated Place) Salt Lake County, UT 2617 ft. SE 4223  Salt Lake City North 
Waverly (subdivision) (Populated Place) Salt Lake County, UT 2983 ft. N 4223  Salt Lake City North 
Backman School (School) Salt Lake County, UT 0.6 mi. N 4223  Salt Lake City North 
Holmes and Hendersons (subdivision) (Populated Place) Salt Lake County, UT 2877 ft. SW 4223  Salt Lake City North 
Catherine Circle (subdivision) (Populated Place) Salt Lake County, UT 0.6 mi. N 4223  Salt Lake City North 
Northwood (subdivision) (Populated Place) Salt Lake County, UT 0.6 mi. N 4219  Salt Lake City North 
Great Westside (subdivision) (Populated Place) Salt Lake County, UT 0.6 mi. SE 4226  Salt Lake City North 
Deskys Addition Five (subdivision) (Populated Place) Salt Lake County, UT 2725 ft. W 4223  Salt Lake City North 

Links

Taxon Links for species Malvella leprosa  (Ortega) Krapov.

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=Malvella+leprosa

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