Utah Valley University Herbarium

Label

 
Accession # 03992 
Family
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Family
AsteraceaeAsteraceaeAsteraceae  
Species Chaenactis stevioides Hook. & Arn.
Common name   desert pincushion
Collector(s)
J.G. Harris   2425  
   with D.V. Axford
Coll. Date 13 May 1992 
Country
State/Province
County
United States
Utah
Emery County
Locality San Rafael Swell, along the San Rafael River near Swazey's Leap;
     Elev.: 4395 ft. (1340 m.)
Habitat Notes sandy soil, on slopes above the river. 
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 38° 59'  29" N, 110° 28'  3" W
Township Range T21S, R13E, Sec. 14  
Datum Not recorded
Uncertainty Not calculated

Taxonomy


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

     Chaenactis stevioides Hook. & Arn.

     Chaenactis gillespiei Stockwell
     Chaenactis latifolia Stockwell
     Chaenactis mexicana Stockwell
     Chaenactis stevioides var. brachypappa (Gray) Hall
     Chaenactis stevioides var. thornberi Stockwell

Common Name(s): Steve's dusty maiden, Steve's dustymaiden, Steve's pincushion.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=36998, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Magnoliopsida
                        Subclass: Asteridae
                            Order: Asterales
                                Family: Asteraceae
                                    Genus: Chaenactis
                                        Species: Chaenactis stevioides
                                                                                            

Images

Available images of this specimen (click to view):
specimen image: 03992s2.jpg

Images of other samples of the same species:
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02987
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05934
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05957
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06104
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08530
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09592
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10405
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11085
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11415
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11415
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11415
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12698
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12698
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Nearby Accessions


Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
04032 Abronia fragrans      "snowball sand verbena" same section
03996 Astragalus sabulonum      "gravel milkvetch" same section
04000 Atriplex gardneri  var. cuneata  1.5 mi. E
10283 Baccharis viminea  var. atwoodii   "spring seep-willow" 1.7 mi. E
03998 Camissonia scapoidea  var. scapoidea   "Paiute suncup" 1.5 mi. E
03990 Chaetopappa ericoides      "rose-heath" same section
04033 Chrysopsis villosa  var. minor   "hairy goldenaster" same section
04036 Cleome lutea      "yellow spiderflower" same section
04030 Eriogonum inflatum  var. inflatum   "desert trumpet" same section
03994 Erioneuron pilosum      "hairy woolly grass" same section
04038 Gaillardia pinnatifida      "Hopi blanketflower" same section
03991 Ipomopsis roseata      "rosy gilia" same section
03997 Machaeranthera tanacetifolia      "tanseyleaf tansy aster" same section
03995 Mentzelia multiflora  var. multiflora   "Adonis blazingstar" same section
04031 Plantago patagonica      "Patagonia plantain" same section
03999 Psorothamnus nummularius      "Jones' dalea" 1.5 mi. E
04001 Sphaeralcea parvifolia      "small-leaf globemallow" same section

Locale


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Swazys Leap (Cliff) Emery County, UT 1433 ft. SE 4712  Spotted Wolf Canyon 
Mexican Mountain (Summit) Emery County, UT 1 mi. N 6227  Mexican Mountain 
Lower Black Box (Valley) Emery County, UT 1.5 mi. S   Spotted Wolf Canyon 
Sulphur Spring (Spring) Emery County, UT 1.5 mi. SE 4334  Spotted Wolf Canyon 
Sulfur Spring (Spring) Emery County, UT 1.5 mi. SE 4328  Spotted Wolf Canyon 
Black Box (Valley) Emery County, UT 1.8 mi. N   Devils Hole 
Mexican Bend (Bend) Emery County, UT 1.8 mi. NE 4557  Mexican Mountain 
Spring Canyon (Valley) Emery County, UT 2.2 mi. NE   Devils Hole 
Jackass Benches (Bench) Emery County, UT 3.1 mi. SW 5771  Drowned Hole Draw 
Nates Canyon (Valley) Emery County, UT 3.6 mi. N   Devils Hole 
Black Dragon Pictograph (Locale) Emery County, UT 4.1 mi. SE 4626  Spotted Wolf Canyon 
Indian Bench (Bench) Emery County, UT 3.7 mi. W 5364  Devils Hole 
Thompsons Hole (Valley) Emery County, UT 4.1 mi. SE   Spotted Wolf Canyon 
Drowneded Hole Draw (Valley) Emery County, UT 4.2 mi. W   Drowned Hole Draw 
Tidwell Draw (Valley) Emery County, UT 4.4 mi. SE   Mexican Mountain 
Smith Cabin (Locale) Emery County, UT 4.6 mi. NE 4574  Mexican Mountain 
Black Dragon Wash (Valley) Emery County, UT 4.9 mi. SE   Drowned Hole Draw 
Tidwell Bottoms (Bend) Emery County, UT 4.8 mi. SE 4259  Spotted Wolf Canyon 
The Squeeze (Valley) Emery County, UT 5.5 mi. S   Spotted Wolf Canyon 
Black Dragon Reservoir (Reservoir) Emery County, UT 5 mi. SW 6008  Drowned Hole Draw 

Links

Taxon Links for species Chaenactis stevioides  Hook. & Arn.

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=Chaenactis+stevioides

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