Utah Valley University Herbarium


Accession # 04729 
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Species Cleome serrulata Pursh
Common name   Rocky Mountain beeplant
D.M. Barnes   596  
   with K.T. Harper, D. Carter
Coll. Date 26 September 2000 
United States
Utah County
Locality Goshen Valley, Warm Springs vicinity, S of U.S. Highway 6, E of Goshen;
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'  29" N, 111° 51'  20" W
Township Range T10S, R1E, Sec. 8  
Datum Not recorded
Uncertainty Polygon diameter (with coordinate as origin): 1' (1800 m.)


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

     Cleome serrulata Pursh

     Cleome serrulata var. angusta (M.E. Jones) Tidestrom

Common Name(s): bee spiderflower, Rocky Mountain beeplant.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=22626, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Magnoliopsida
                        Subclass: Dilleniidae
                            Order: Capparales
                                Family: Capparaceae
                                    Genus: Cleome
                                        Species: Cleome serrulata


Available images of this specimen (click to view):
specimen image: 04729s1.jpg

Images of other samples of the same species:
specimen image: 01227s1.jpg 
specimen image: 01353s1.jpg 
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specimen image: 03868s1.jpg 
specimen image: 04545s1.jpg 
specimen image: 14064s1.jpg 
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Nearby Accessions

Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
05256 Cirsium arvense      "Canada thistle" 1.2 mi. SE
04730 Cordylanthus maritimus  var. canescens   "alkali bird's-beak" 1.2 mi. NE
04743 Haplopappus lanceolatus      "lanceleaf goldenweed" 1 mi. E
05073 Hornungia procumbens      "low hutchinsia" 1.1 mi. E
05072 Kochia americana     1.1 mi. E
04731 Kochia americana     1 mi. E
03942 Kochia americana     2632 ft. N
08127 Puccinellia parishii      "bog alkali grass" 1.1 mi. E
03941 Salicornia utahensis     2632 ft. N
04734 Suaeda calceoliformis      "Pursh seepweed" 1 mi. E
05071 Triglochin concinna      "slender arrowgrass" 1.1 mi. E
05257 Viguiera ciliata      "rough goldeneye" 1.2 mi. SE


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Warm Springs (Spring) Utah County, UT 103 ft. NW 4656  Santaquin 
Warm Springs Mountain (Summit) Utah County, UT 1958 ft. E 5463  Santaquin 
Little Valley (Valley) Utah County, UT 1.3 mi. S   Santaquin 
East Warm Creek Ditch (Canal) Utah County, UT 1.5 mi. N 4541  Santaquin 
Warm Springs Ditch (Canal) Utah County, UT 1.5 mi. SW 4538  Santaquin 
Black Hollow (Valley) Utah County, UT 2 mi. S   Santaquin 
Genola (Populated Place) Utah County, UT 2.7 mi. N 4607  Santaquin 
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (Church) Utah County, UT 2.7 mi. N 4600  Santaquin 
Rocky Ridge (Populated Place) Juab County, UT 2.7 mi. SE 4977  Santaquin 
Cedar Hollow (Valley) Utah County, UT 2.3 mi. E   Santaquin 
Ewell Regulating Reservoir (Reservoir) Utah County, UT 2.6 mi. NE 4784  Santaquin 
Ewell Dam (Dam) Utah County, UT 2.6 mi. NE 4784  Santaquin 
Townsend (Populated Place) Utah County, UT 2.8 mi. NE 4702  Santaquin 
Summit Creek Number Two Dam (Dam) Utah County, UT 2.4 mi. E 4944  Santaquin 
Summit Creek Number Two Reservoir (Reservoir) Utah County, UT 2.4 mi. E 4944  Santaquin 
Goshen Post Office (Post Office) Utah County, UT 2.4 mi. W 4551  Goshen 
Goshen (Populated Place) Utah County, UT 2.4 mi. W 4547  Goshen 
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (Church) Utah County, UT 2.4 mi. W 4554  Goshen 
Government Canyon (Valley) Utah County, UT 3.2 mi. SW   Santaquin 
Goshen Cemetery (Cemetery) Utah County, UT 2.8 mi. SW 4626  Goshen 


Taxon Links for species Cleome serrulata  Pursh

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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