Utah Valley University Herbarium


Accession # 04410 
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Species Avena fatua L.
Infraspecific    var. fatua 
Common name   wild oats
R. Van Buren   s.n.  
   with J. Cooper
Coll. Date 26 June 2000 
United States
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'  37" 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).


No synonyms recognized in the ITIS database.


Available images of this specimen (click to view):
specimen image: 04410s1.jpg

Images of other samples of the same species:
specimen image: 04893s1.jpg 

Nearby Accessions

Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
01124 Achillea millefolium  subsp. lanulosa   "western yarrow" 2715 ft. NE
04434 Alopecurus pratensis      "meadow foxtail" same section
00668 Apocynum androsaemifolium  var. pumilum   "spreading dogbane" 1 mi. S
04438 Arrhenatherum elatius      "tall oat-grass" same section
04432 Bromus briziformis      "rattlesnake brome" same section
04428 Carex nebrascensis      "Nebraska sedge" 2025 ft. N
00752 Claytonia lanceolata      "spear-leaf springbeauty" same section
00755 Collinsia parviflora      "maiden blue eyed Mary" same section
04439 Dactylis glomerata      "orchard grass" same section
00751 Dactylis glomerata      "orchard grass" same section
00753 Delphinium nuttallianum      "meadow larkspur" same section
04431 Eleocharis palustris      "common spikerush" same section
00855 Hackelia micrantha      "small-flowered stickseed" 1 mi. S
14901 Iris       "iris" 2382 ft. S
04430 Juncus arcticus  subsp. littoralis   "mountain rush" same section
04437 Juncus articulatus      "jointleaf rush" same section
04429 Juncus ensifolius  var. brunnescens  2025 ft. N
14955 Lathyrus brachycalyx      "Bonneville sweetpea" 1.1 mi. NE
08654 Medicago falcata      "yellow alfalfa" 1 mi. S
00760 Nemophila breviflora      "basin nemophila" same section
03954 Orogenia linearifolia      "Great Basin Indian potato" same section
00757 Osmorhiza depauperata      "bluntseed sweetroot" same section
01123 Penstemon palmeri  var. palmeri   "Palmer's beardtongue" 2715 ft. NE
04436 Phleum pratense      "timothy" same section
04435 Poa palustris      "fowl bluegrass" same section
00759 Poa pratensis      "Kentucky bluegrass" same section
06432 Ranunculus aquatilis  var. capillaceus  same section
06433 Sagittaria cuneata      "northern arrowhead" same section
14960 Sambucus cerulea     same section
00669 Senecio serra  var. serra   "tall ragwort" 1 mi. S
14907 Sphaeralcea coccinea      "scarlet globemallow" 2382 ft. S
00756 Stellaria jamesiana     same section
04433 Thinopyrum intermedium  subsp. intermedium   "intermediate wheatgrass" same section
00758 Veronica biloba      "twolobe speedwell" same section
00754 Viola adunca      "hook-spur violet" same section


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Wimmer Ranch Creek (Stream) Utah County, UT 0.6 mi. SE   Payson Lakes 
Maple Bench Campground (Locale) Utah County, UT 0.6 mi. W 5929  Payson Lakes 
Maple Lake (Reservoir) Utah County, UT 0.7 mi. W 6408  Payson Lakes 
Maple Lake Dam (Dam) Utah County, UT 0.7 mi. W 6408  Payson Lakes 
Right Fork Peteeneet Creek (Stream) Utah County, UT 0.7 mi. NW   Payson Lakes 
Frank Young Canyon (Valley) Utah County, UT 0.9 mi. S   Payson Lakes 
Shram Creek (Stream) Utah County, UT 0.9 mi. S   Payson Lakes 
Dry Lake Dam (Dam) Utah County, UT 1 mi. S 7084  Payson Lakes 
Dry Lake Reservoir (Reservoir) Utah County, UT 1 mi. S 7185  Payson Lakes 
Maple Dell Camp (Locale) Utah County, UT 1 mi. NW 5624  Payson Lakes 
Rock Canyon (Valley) Utah County, UT 1.1 mi. N   Payson Lakes 
Coal Pit Creek (Stream) Utah County, UT 1.1 mi. N   Payson Lakes 
Bear Canyon (Valley) Utah County, UT 1.4 mi. N   Payson Lakes 
Pete Winward Reservoir (Reservoir) Utah County, UT 1.5 mi. S 7028  Payson Lakes 
Pete Winward Dam (Dam) Utah County, UT 1.5 mi. S 7028  Payson Lakes 
Big Spring Creek (Stream) Utah County, UT 1.5 mi. SW   Payson Lakes 
Shingle Mill Hollow (Valley) Utah County, UT 1.5 mi. SW   Payson Lakes 
The Gulch (Valley) Utah County, UT 1.6 mi. S   Payson Lakes 
Castle Rock Creek (Stream) Utah County, UT 1.5 mi. SW   Payson Lakes 
Sheepherder Hill (Summit) Utah County, UT 1.8 mi. S 7087  Payson Lakes 


Taxon Links for species Avena fatua  L.

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

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