Utah Valley University Herbarium

Label

 
Accession # 04472 
Family
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Family
LamiaceaeLamiaceaeLamiaceae  
Species Mentha arvensis L.
Common name   wild mint
Collector(s)
K.T. Harper   s.n.  
   with D. Carter, D.M. Barnes, R. Van Buren
Coll. Date 27 July 2000 
Geography United States.  Utah.  Grand County
Locality La Sal Mountains, Oowa lake. 
 
Elev.: 8872 ft. (2705 m.)
Habitat Notes mountain Brush, spruce fir, riparian community, lake margin. 
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° 30'  N, 109° 16'  W
Datum Not recorded
Uncertainty Polygon diameter (with coordinate as origin): 30' (55600 m.)

Taxonomy


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

     Mentha arvensis L.

     Mentha arvensis auct. non L.
     Mentha arvensis ssp. borealis (Michx.) Taylor & MacBryde
     Mentha arvensis var. canadensis (L.) Kuntze
     Mentha arvensis var. glabrata (Benth.) Fern.
     Mentha arvensis ssp. haplocalyx Briq.
     Mentha arvensis var. lanata Piper
     Mentha arvensis var. sativa auct. non Benth.
     Mentha arvensis var. villosa (Benth.) S.R. Stewart
     Mentha canadensis L.
     Mentha gentilis L.
     Mentha glabrior (Hook.) Rydb.
     Mentha penardii (Briq.) Rydb.

Common Name(s): field mint, wild mint, wild mint.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=565302, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Magnoliopsida
                        Subclass: Asteridae
                            Order: Lamiales
                                Family: Lamiaceae
                                    Genus: Mentha
                                        Species: Mentha arvensis
                                                                                            

Images

Available images of this specimen (click to view):
specimen image: 04472s1.jpg

Images of other samples of the same species:
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03384
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03385
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03803
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04465
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04534
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04636
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05400
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07056
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07903
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15945

Nearby Accessions


Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
06634 Achillea millefolium  ssp. lanulosa   "western yarrow" 1.4 mi. N
06642 Achnatherum nelsonii  ssp. nelsonii   "Nelson's needlegrass" 1.4 mi. N
04516 Actaea rubra      "red baneberry" same section
04456 Artemisia nova      "black sagebrush" same section
04449 Cardamine cordifolia  var. cordifolia   "heart-leaf bittercress" same section
06640 Carex egglestonii      "Eggleston's sedge" 1.4 mi. N
04517 Chenopodium album  var. album   "lambsquarters" same section
06637 Collomia linearis      "tiny trumpet" 1.4 mi. N
06639 Elymus trachycaulus  ssp. trachycaulus   "slender wheatgrass" 1.4 mi. N
04453 Equisetum arvense      "field horsetail" same section
06636 Erigeron speciosus      "aspen fleabane" 1.2 mi. N
04527 Galium triflorum      "fragrant bedstraw" same section
04470 Koeleria macrantha      "prairie Junegrass" same section
06635 Lupinus sericeus  var. sericeus   "silky lupine" 1.4 mi. N
04464 Mertensia ciliata      "mountain bluebells" same section
06633 Mirabilis multiflora      "Colorado four o'clock" 1.4 mi. N
04448 Phacelia heterophylla  var. heterophylla   "variable-leaf scorpionweed" same section
04452 Platanthera huronensis      "northern green orchid" same section
04451 Poa annua      "annual bluegrass" same section
06641 Poa arctica  ssp. arctica   "arctic bluegrass" 1.4 mi. N
06638 Potentilla gracilis  var. fastigiata   "slender cinquefoil" 1.2 mi. N
04446 Ribes leptanthum      "trumpet gooseberry" same section
04471 Saxifraga odontoloma      "brook saxifrage" same section
04450 Senecio eremophilus  var. kingii   "King's ragwort" same section
04454 Sidalcea candida      "white checkerbloom" same section
04447 Solidago missouriensis      "Missouri goldenrod" same section
04445 Streptopus amplexifolius  var. chalazatus   "tubercle twistedstalk" same section
04476 Veronica americana      "American speedwell" same section

Locale


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Oowah Campground (Locale) Grand County, UT 1904 ft. NW 8806  Warner Lake 
Lake Oowah Dam (Dam) Grand County, UT 2177 ft. W 8793  Warner Lake 
Lake Oowah (Reservoir) Grand County, UT 2177 ft. W 8793  Warner Lake 
Clark Lake (Lake) San Juan County, UT 0.6 mi. SE 9403  Mount Tukuhnikivatz 
Boren Mesa (Summit) Grand County, UT 0.8 mi. W 9180  Warner Lake 
Dry Fork Mill Creek (Stream) Grand County, UT 1 mi. NE   Mount Waas 
Wet Fork Mill Creek (Stream) Grand County, UT 1.1 mi. NE   Mount Waas 
Warner Lake (Reservoir) Grand County, UT 1.3 mi. N 9377  Warner Lake 
Haystack Mountain (Summit) San Juan County, UT 1.1 mi. E 11621  Mount Peale 
Warner Campground (Locale) Grand County, UT 1.4 mi. N 9387  Warner Lake 
Warner Ranger Station (Locale) Grand County, UT 1.4 mi. N 9410  Warner Lake 
Shuman Gulch (Valley) Grand County, UT 1.5 mi. W   Warner Lake 
Wilcox Flat (Flat) Grand County, UT 1.9 mi. N 9354  Warner Lake 
Gold Knob (Summit) Grand County, UT 2.1 mi. N 10985  Warner Lake 
Gold Basin (Basin) San Juan County, UT 2.4 mi. S 10066  Mount Tukuhnikivatz 
Mill Creek Canyon Overlook (Locale) Grand County, UT 1.9 mi. W 7960  Warner Lake 
Geyser Pass (Gap) San Juan County, UT 2.1 mi. SE 10532  Mount Peale 
Burro Pass (Gap) Grand County, UT 2.2 mi. E 11175  Mount Waas 
Mill Creek Bridge (Bridge) San Juan County, UT 2.2 mi. W 7697  Mount Tukuhnikivatz 
Miners Basin (Basin) Grand County, UT 2.8 mi. N 9958  Warner Lake 

Links

Taxon Links for species Mentha arvensis  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

External link to this species in the UVU Herbarium:
http://herbarium.UVU.edu/virtual/search.asp?taxon=Mentha+arvensis

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