Utah Valley University Herbarium

Label

 
Accession # 04179 
Family
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Family
EricaceaeEricaceaeEricaceae  
Species Arctostaphylos pungens Kunth
Common name   pointleaf manzanita
Collector(s)
Donna M. Barnes   s.n.  
Coll. Date 31 March 2000 
Country
State/Province
County
United States
Utah
Washington
Locality Highway 8, just past Ivan.
     Elev.: 3266 ft. (996 m.)
Habitat Notes desert shrub community 
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 37° 9'  49" N, 113° 42'  24" W
Township Range T42S, R17W, Sec. 1  
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):

     Arctostaphylos pungens Kunth

     Arctostaphylos chaloneorum J.B. Roof
     Arctostaphylos pseudopungens J.B. Roof
     Arctostaphylos pungens ssp. chaloneorum (J.B. Roof) J.B. Roof
     Arctostaphylos pungens claloneorum

Common Name(s): pointleaf manzanita.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=23519, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Magnoliopsida
                        Subclass: Dilleniidae
                            Order: Ericales
                                Family: Ericaceae
                                    Genus: Arctostaphylos
                                        Species: Arctostaphylos pungens
                                                                                            

Images

Available images of this specimen (click to view):
specimen image: 04179s1.jpg

Images of other samples of the same species:
specimen image: 03175s1.jpg 
03175
specimen image: 09178s1.jpg 
09178
specimen image: 13432s1.jpg 
13432

Nearby Accessions


Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
14809 Baccharis salicifolia      "sticky seep-willow" 1.2 mi. NE
02963 Cuscuta denticulata      "desert dodder" 1 mi. N
02966 Eriogonum fasciculatum  var. polifolium   "Eastern Mojave wild buckwheat" 1 mi. N
05589 Heliotropium curassavicum  var. oculatum   "seaside heliotrope" 2234 ft. NW
05594 Heterotheca subaxillaris      "camphorweed" 2234 ft. NW
02967 Larrea tridentata      "creosote bush" 1 mi. N
04178 Lycium andersonii      "water jacket" same section
14274 Penstemon ambiguus      "shrubby sand beardtongue" 1.5 mi. NE
02946 Penstemon ambiguus  var. laevissimus   "shrubby sand beardtongue" 1 mi. N
02995 Psorothamnus fremontii      "Fremont's dalea" 1 mi. N
05588 Tidestromia oblongifolia      "Arizona honeysweet" 2234 ft. NW
02947 Viguiera multiflora  var. nevadensis   "Nevada goldeneye" 1 mi. N

Locale


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Dry Wash (Valley) Washington County, UT 1550 ft. NE   Santa Clara 
Ivins Bench Reservoir (Reservoir) Washington County, UT 1.1 mi. N 3087  Santa Clara 
Ivins Bench Dam (Dam) Washington County, UT 1.1 mi. N 3087  Santa Clara 
Ivins Reservoir (Reservoir) Washington County, UT 1.1 mi. N 3094  Santa Clara 
Lower Santa Clara Bench Canal (Canal) Washington County, UT 0.9 mi. E 3035  Santa Clara 
Wittwer Canyon (Valley) Washington County, UT 1.2 mi. S   Shivwits 
Land Hill (Summit) Washington County, UT 1.3 mi. S 3268  Santa Clara 
Upper Santa Clara Bench Canal (Canal) Washington County, UT 1.8 mi. N 3212  Santa Clara 
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (Church) Washington County, UT 1.5 mi. E 3081  Santa Clara 
Ivins (Populated Place) Washington County, UT 1.5 mi. E 3081  Santa Clara 
Santa Clara Bench (Bench) Washington County, UT 2.1 mi. N 3281  Santa Clara 
South Hills (Summit) Washington County, UT 3 mi. S 3370  White Hills 
Santa Clara City Cemetery (Cemetery) Washington County, UT 2.7 mi. SE 2927  Santa Clara 
Hellhole (Basin) Washington County, UT 3.1 mi. N 3429  Santa Clara 
Jacob Hamblin Home Historical Site (Park) Washington County, UT 2.8 mi. SE 2795  Santa Clara 
Graveyard Wash (Valley) Washington County, UT 2.8 mi. SE   Santa Clara 
Shivwits (Populated Place) Washington County, UT 3 mi. W 3202  Shivwits 
Boomer Hill (Summit) Washington County, UT 4 mi. S 3691  White Hills 
South Black Rocks (Summit) Washington County, UT 3.3 mi. E 2923  Santa Clara 
Red Mountains (Range) Washington County, UT 4.1 mi. N 4705  Santa Clara 

Links

Taxon Links for species Arctostaphylos pungens  Kunth

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=Arctostaphylos+pungens

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