Utah Valley University Herbarium

Label

 
Accession # 18104 
Family
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Family
PrimulaceaePrimulaceaePrimulaceae  
Species Dodecatheon pulchellum (Raf.) Merr.
Common name   darkthroat shootingstar
Collector(s)
Steve Hegji   0261  
Coll. Date 28 April 2014 
Country
State/Province
County
United States
Utah
Beaver County
Locality Thermo Hot Springs;
     Elev.: 5048 ft. (1539 m.)
Habitat Notes Great Basin hot spring mound, salt encrusted soil. 
Latitude Longitude 38° 10'  25.43" N, 113° 12'  15.08" 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):

     Dodecatheon pulchellum (Raf.) Merr.

Common Name(s): darkthroat shootingstar, dark-throat shootingstar, Southern shootingstar.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=23945, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Magnoliopsida
                        Subclass: Dilleniidae
                            Order: Primulales
                                Family: Primulaceae
                                    Genus: Dodecatheon
                                        Species: Dodecatheon pulchellum
                                                                                            

Images

Images of other samples of the same species:
specimen image: 00702s1.jpg 
00702
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02900
specimen image: 03698s1.jpg 
03698
specimen image: 05795s1.jpg 
05795
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09545
specimen image: 10762s1.jpg 
10762
specimen image: 15873s1.jpg 
15873
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15873
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15873
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15873

Nearby Accessions


Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
17965 Ericameria nauseosa      "rubber rabbitbrush" 1.5 mi. SE

Locale


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Thermo Hot Springs (Spring) Beaver County, UT 152 ft. W 5043  Thermo 
Old Rambler Hill (Summit) Iron County, UT 2.3 mi. S 5282  Thermo 
Brown Knoll (Summit) Iron County, UT 3.3 mi. SW 5236  Thermo 
Thermo (Populated Place) Beaver County, UT 3.3 mi. NE 5036  Thermo 
Dead Horse Point (Summit) Beaver County, UT 3.8 mi. N 5355  Thermo 
Wood Canyon (Valley) Iron County, UT 4.1 mi. S   Badger Peak 
Dead Horse Reservoir (Reservoir) Beaver County, UT 5 mi. N 5358  Thermo 
Hot Springs Canyon (Valley) Iron County, UT 4.6 mi. SE   Baboon Peak 
Monument Knolls Reservoir (Reservoir) Iron County, UT 4.6 mi. SE 5404  Thermo 
Hot Springs Peaks (Summit) Iron County, UT 5.4 mi. SE 6309  Badger Peak 
Badger Peak (Summit) Iron County, UT 5.5 mi. SE 6647  Badger Peak 
Blue Knoll (Summit) Iron County, UT 5.9 mi. SW 5519  Latimer 
Hot Springs Canyon Pond (Lake) Iron County, UT 6.3 mi. SE 6053  Badger Peak 

Links

Taxon Links for species Dodecatheon pulchellum  (Raf.) Merr.

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=Dodecatheon+pulchellum

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