Utah Valley University Herbarium

Label

 
Accession # 04430 
Family
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Family
JuncaceaeJuncaceaeJuncaceae  
Species Juncus arcticus Willd.
Infraspecific    ssp. littoralis (Engelm.) Hulten
Common name   mountain rush
Collector(s)
R. Van Buren   s.n.  
   with J. Cooper
Coll. Date 26 June 2000 
Country
State/Province
County
United States
Utah
Utah
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).

Taxonomy


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

     Juncus balticus var. littoralis Engelm.

     Juncus arcticus ssp. littoralis (Engelm.) HultÚn
     Juncus arcticus var. littoralis (Engelm.) Boivin

Common Name(s): Baltic rush.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=528596, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Liliopsida
                        Subclass: Commelinidae
                            Order: Juncales
                                Family: Juncaceae
                                    Genus: Juncus
                                        Species: Juncus balticus
                                            Variety: Juncus balticus var. littoralis
                                                

Images

Available images of this specimen (click to view):
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Images of other samples of the same species:
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Nearby Accessions


Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
01124 Achillea millefolium  ssp. 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
04410 Avena fatua  var. fatua   "Wild oats" 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      "orchardgrass" same section
00751 Dactylis golmerata      "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
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. diffusus  same section
06433 Sagittaria cuneata      "arum-leaf 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  ssp. intermedium   "Intermediate wheat grass" same section
00758 Veronica biloba      "twolobe speedwell" same section
00754 Viola adunca      "hook-spur violet" same section

Locale


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 

Links

Taxon Links for species Juncus arcticus  Willd.

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+arcticus

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