Utah Valley University Herbarium

Label

 
Accession # 04429 
Family
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Family
JuncaceaeJuncaceaeJuncaceae  
Species Juncus ensifolius Wikstr.
Infraspecific    var. brunnescens (Rydb.) Cronquist
Collector(s)
R. Van Buren   s.n.  
   with J. Cooper
Coll. Date 26 June 2000 
Geography United States.  Utah.  Utah County
Locality Payson Canyon Road, NW of Payson Lakes. 
 
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 39° 57'  57" N, 111° 40'  53" W
Township Range T10S, R2E, Sec. 11, 13, 14  
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):

     Juncus saximontanus A. Nels.

     Juncus ensifolius var. brunnescens (Rydb.) Cronq.
     Juncus ensifolius var. montanus (Engelm.) C.L. Hitchc.
     Juncus saximontanus var. robustior M.E. Peck
     Juncus xiphioides var. macranthus Engelm.
     Juncus xiphioides var. montanus Engelm.

Common Name(s): Rocky Mountain rush.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=39311, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Liliopsida
                        Subclass: Commelinidae
                            Order: Juncales
                                Family: Juncaceae
                                    Genus: Juncus
                                        Species: Juncus saximontanus
                                                                                            

Images

Available images of this specimen (click to view):
specimen image: 04429s1.jpg

Images of other samples of the same species:
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01333
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01413
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03293
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03556
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03711
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04422
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04569
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04650
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04837
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05491
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06293
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06305
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07593
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07650
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07898
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09120
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11831
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13027

Nearby Accessions


Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
01124 Achillea millefolium  ssp. lanulosa   "western yarrow" 2307 ft. E
04434 Alopecurus pratensis      "meadow foxtail" 2025 ft. S
00668 Apocynum androsaemifolium  var. pumilum   "spreading dogbane" 1.4 mi. S
04438 Arrhenatherum elatius      "tall oat-grass" 2025 ft. S
04410 Avena fatua  var. fatua   "Wild oats" 2025 ft. S
04432 Bromus briziformis      "rattlesnake brome" 2025 ft. S
04428 Carex nebrascensis      "Nebraska sedge" same section
00752 Claytonia lanceolata      "spear-leaf springbeauty" 2025 ft. S
00755 Collinsia parviflora      "maiden blue eyed Mary" 2025 ft. S
04439 Dactylis glomerata      "orchardgrass" 2025 ft. S
00751 Dactylis golmerata      "Orchard grass" 2025 ft. S
00753 Delphinium nuttallianum      "meadow larkspur" 2025 ft. S
04431 Eleocharis palustris      "common spikerush" 2025 ft. S
00855 Hackelia micrantha      "small-flowered stickseed" 1.4 mi. S
14901 Iris       "iris" same section
04430 Juncus arcticus  ssp. littoralis   "mountain rush" 2025 ft. S
04437 Juncus articulatus      "jointleaf rush" 2025 ft. S
14955 Lathyrus brachycalyx      "Bonneville sweetpea" same section
08654 Medicago falcata      "yellow alfalfa" 1.4 mi. S
00760 Nemophila breviflora      "basin nemophila" 2025 ft. S
03954 Orogenia linearifolia      "Great Basin Indian potato" 2025 ft. S
00757 Osmorhiza depauperata      "bluntseed sweetroot" 2025 ft. S
01123 Penstemon palmeri  var. palmeri   "Palmer's beardtongue" 2307 ft. E
04436 Phleum pratense      "timothy" 2025 ft. S
04435 Poa palustris      "fowl bluegrass" 2025 ft. S
00759 Poa pratensis      "Kentucky bluegrass" 2025 ft. S
06432 Ranunculus aquatilis  var. diffusus  same section
06433 Sagittaria cuneata      "arum-leaf arrowhead" same section
14960 Sambucus cerulea     1.2 mi. S
00669 Senecio serra  var. serra   "tall ragwort" 1.4 mi. S
14907 Sphaeralcea coccinea      "scarlet globemallow" same section
00756 Stellaria jamesiana     2025 ft. S
04433 Thinopyrum intermedium  ssp. intermedium   "Intermediate wheat grass" 2025 ft. S
00758 Veronica biloba      "twolobe speedwell" 2025 ft. S
00754 Viola adunca      "hook-spur violet" 2025 ft. S

Locale


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Maple Bench Campground (Locale) Utah County, UT 0.6 mi. W 5929  Payson Lakes 
Right Fork Peteeneet Creek (Stream) Utah County, UT 0.6 mi. W   Payson Lakes 
Rock Canyon (Valley) Utah County, UT 0.8 mi. NW   Payson Lakes 
Maple Dell Camp (Locale) Utah County, UT 0.7 mi. NW 5624  Payson Lakes 
Coal Pit Creek (Stream) Utah County, UT 0.8 mi. NW   Payson Lakes 
Wimmer Ranch Creek (Stream) Utah County, UT 1 mi. S   Payson Lakes 
Maple Lake (Reservoir) Utah County, UT 0.9 mi. SW 6408  Payson Lakes 
Maple Lake Dam (Dam) Utah County, UT 0.9 mi. SW 6408  Payson Lakes 
Bear Canyon (Valley) Utah County, UT 1 mi. N   Payson Lakes 
Frank Young Canyon (Valley) Utah County, UT 1.3 mi. S   Payson Lakes 
Shram Creek (Stream) Utah County, UT 1.3 mi. S   Payson Lakes 
Dry Lake Dam (Dam) Utah County, UT 1.4 mi. S 7084  Payson Lakes 
Dry Lake Reservoir (Reservoir) Utah County, UT 1.4 mi. S 7185  Payson Lakes 
Pete Winward Reservoir (Reservoir) Utah County, UT 1.9 mi. S 7028  Payson Lakes 
Pete Winward Dam (Dam) Utah County, UT 1.9 mi. S 7028  Payson Lakes 
Big Spring Creek (Stream) Utah County, UT 1.9 mi. SW   Payson Lakes 
Shingle Mill Hollow (Valley) Utah County, UT 1.9 mi. SW   Payson Lakes 
Castle Rock Creek (Stream) Utah County, UT 1.9 mi. SW   Payson Lakes 
The Gulch (Valley) Utah County, UT 2 mi. S   Payson Lakes 
Box Canyon (Valley) Utah County, UT 2 mi. N   Payson Lakes 

Links

Taxon Links for species Juncus ensifolius  Wikstr.

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=Juncus+ensifolius

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