Utah Valley University Herbarium

Label

 
Accession # 04240 
Family
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Family
AsteraceaeAsteraceaeAsteraceae  
Species Acamptopappus sphaerocephalus (Harv. & A. Gray ex A. Gray) A. Gray
Common name   goldenhead
Collector(s)
J.G. Harris   2808  
   with D.V. Axford
Coll. Date 09 May 2000 
Country
State/Province
County
United States
California
San Bernardino County
Locality Mojave Desert, near Kelso;
    
Habitat Notes Joshua tree-creosote community. 
Latitude Longitude 35° 1'  30" N, 115° 39'  30" W
Datum Not recorded
Uncertainty Polygon diameter (with coordinate as origin): 1' (1800 m.)

Taxonomy


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

     Acamptopappus sphaerocephalus (Harvey & Gray ex Gray) Gray

Common Name(s): rayless goldenhead.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=36443, click for more information and references)

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

Images

Available images of this specimen (click to view):
specimen image: 04240s6.jpg

Images of other samples of the same species:
specimen image: 02653s4.jpg 
02653
specimen image: 02662s4.jpg 
02662
specimen image: 02979s5.jpg 
02979
specimen image: 08310s4.jpg 
08310
specimen image: 08363s7.jpg 
08363
specimen image: 08535s4.jpg 
08535
specimen image: 10231s2.jpg 
10231
specimen image: 15658s1.jpg 
15658

Nearby Accessions


Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
04239 Ambrosia dumosa      "common bur-sage" same section
04236 Baileya multiradiata      "desert marigold" same section
04244 Cucurbita palmata      "coyote gourd" same section
04238 Datura wrightii      "sacred thorn-apple" same section
04241 Psorothamnus fremontii      "Fremont's dalea" same section
04235 Salvia dorrii      "purple sage" same section
04242 Senecio flaccidus      "thread-leaf ragwort" same section
04237 Sphaeralcea ambigua  var. ambigua   "desert 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
Kelso (Populated Place) San Bernardino County, CA 0.9 mi. S 2126  Kelso 
Cedar Wash (Stream) San Bernardino County, CA 2.5 mi. NE   Mid Hills 
Hayden (Populated Place) San Bernardino County, CA 3 mi. NE 2480  Hayden 
Winston Wash (Valley) San Bernardino County, CA 3.6 mi. SW   Kelso Dunes 
Rex Mine (Mine) San Bernardino County, CA 4.4 mi. SE 2638  Fountain Peak 
Flynn (Populated Place) San Bernardino County, CA 5.3 mi. SW 1854  Kelso Dunes 
Kelso Peak (Summit) San Bernardino County, CA 6.7 mi. N 4725  Kelso 

Links

Taxon Links for species Acamptopappus sphaerocephalus  (Harv. & A. Gray ex A. Gray) A. Gray

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=Acamptopappus+sphaerocephalus

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