Utah Valley University Herbarium

Label

 
Accession # 04313 
Family
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Family
MontiaceaeMontiaceaePortulacaceae  
Species Lewisia pygmaea (A. Gray) B.L. Rob.
Common name   dwarf lewisia
Collector(s)
K.T. Harper   s.n.  
   with J. Simpson, D.M. Barnes, R. Van Buren
Coll. Date 08 June 2000 
Country
State/Province
County
United States
Utah
Sevier
Locality Gooseberry Road.
    
Habitat Notes pond upland, dark, wet soil. 
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° 47'  37" N, 111° 39'  38" W
Township Range T23S, R2E, Sec. 23  
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):

     Lewisia pygmaea (Gray) B.L. Robins.

     Lewisia minima (A. Nels.) A. Nels.
     Lewisia pygmaea var. aridorum Bartlett
     Lewisia sierrae Ferris
     Oreobroma pygmaeum (Gray) T.J. Howell
     Talinum pygmaeum Gray

Common Name(s): alpine bitterroot, alpine lewisia, pigmy bitterroot.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=20486, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Magnoliopsida
                        Subclass: Caryophyllidae
                            Order: Caryophyllales
                                Family: Portulacaceae
                                    Genus: Lewisia
                                        Species: Lewisia pygmaea
                                                                                            

Images

Available images of this specimen (click to view):
specimen image: 04313s1.jpg

Images of other samples of the same species:
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08879
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09280
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09291
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10734
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11194
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11194
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11194
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Nearby Accessions


Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
08966 Helenium hoopesii      "orange sneezeweed" 1.3 mi. W
04314 Lithophragma glabrum      "bulbous woodland-star" same section
04300 Phacelia sericea  var. ciliosa  1 mi. W
04312 Plantago tweedyi      "Tweedy's plantain" same section
08964 Potamogeton alpinus      "alpine pondweed" 1 mi. SW
08965 Potamogeton alpinus      "alpine pondweed" 1 mi. SW
04315 Ranunculus alismifolius  var. montanus   "waterplantain buttercup" 1 mi. W
14331 Salix scouleriana      "Scouler's willow" 1.4 mi. W
14330 Salix scouleriana      "Scouler's willow" 1.4 mi. W
04316 Trifolium kingii      "King's clover" same section
08963 Veronica serpyllifolia      "thymeleaf speedwell" 1 mi. SW
04311 Viola canadensis      "Canadian white violet" same section
08967 Viola nuttallii      "Nuttall's violet" 1.3 mi. W

Locale


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Abes Reservoir (Reservoir) Sevier County, UT 1323 ft. S 8754  Gooseberry Creek 
Taylor Flat (Flat) Sevier County, UT 0.6 mi. E 8816  Gooseberry Creek 
Salina City Dam (Dam) Sevier County, UT 0.9 mi. S 9049  Gooseberry Creek 
Abes Creek (Stream) Sevier County, UT 0.8 mi. W   Gooseberry Creek 
Twin Ponds (Reservoir) Sevier County, UT 0.8 mi. SE 8954  Gooseberry Creek 
Cold Spring (Spring) Sevier County, UT 1 mi. SE 9105  Gooseberry Creek 
Farnsworth Reservoir (Reservoir) Sevier County, UT 1.3 mi. S 9525  Gooseberry Creek 
Farnsworth Dam (Dam) Sevier County, UT 1.4 mi. S 9515  Gooseberry Creek 
Harves River Reservoir (Reservoir) Sevier County, UT 1.6 mi. S 9495  Gooseberry Creek 
Hamilton Reservoir (Reservoir) Sevier County, UT 1.6 mi. SW 9731  Gooseberry Creek 
Gooseberry Ranger Station (Locale) Sevier County, UT 1.3 mi. W 7924  Gooseberry Creek 
Squaw Hollow (Valley) Sevier County, UT 1.4 mi. NW   Gooseberry Creek 
Sheep Creek (Stream) Sevier County, UT 1.4 mi. NW   Gooseberry Creek 
Gooseberry Campground (Locale) Sevier County, UT 1.6 mi. W 7855  Gooseberry Creek 
Salina Reservoir (Reservoir) Sevier County, UT 2.1 mi. S 9679  Gooseberry Creek 
Gates Lake (Reservoir) Sevier County, UT 2.1 mi. SW 9646  Gooseberry Creek 
Gooseberry (Locale) Sevier County, UT 2 mi. W 7970  Gooseberry Creek 
Long Hollow (Valley) Sevier County, UT 2.1 mi. NW   Gooseberry Creek 
Creepy Spring (Spring) Sevier County, UT 3.7 mi. NE 7445  Gooseberry Creek 
Jack Went Hollow (Valley) Sevier County, UT 3.9 mi. N   Gooseberry Creek 

Links

Taxon Links for species Lewisia pygmaea  (A. Gray) B.L. Rob.

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=Lewisia+pygmaea

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