Utah Valley University Herbarium


Accession # 04749 
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Species Phacelia constancei N.D. Atwood
Common name   Constance's scorpionweed
Donna M. Barnes   597  
   with K.T. Harper, R. Van Buren, D. Carter
Coll. Date 24 July 2000 
United States
San Juan
Locality Dalton Springs vicinity, along North Creek Road (County Road 101), E of the Abajo Mountains;
     Elev.: 8311 ft. (2534 m.)
Habitat Notes dry meadow; scrub oak community. 
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 37° 52'  N, 109° 25'  W
Datum Not recorded
Uncertainty Polygon diameter (with coordinate as origin): 1' (1800 m.)


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

     Phacelia constancei Atwood

Common Name(s): Constance's phacelia, Constance's scorpion-weed.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=31474, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Magnoliopsida
                        Subclass: Asteridae
                            Order: Solanales
                                Family: Hydrophyllaceae
                                    Genus: Phacelia
                                        Species: Phacelia constancei


Available images of this specimen (click to view):
specimen image: 04749s1.jpg

Images of other samples of the same species:
specimen image: 08509s1.jpg 

Nearby Accessions

Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
04523 Salix bebbiana      "Bebb willow" same section
04524 Salix bebbiana      "Bebb willow" same section


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Dalton Spring Campground (Locale) San Juan County, UT 1 mi. NW 8399  Abajo Peak 
Dalton Trailer Camp (Locale) San Juan County, UT 1.1 mi. NW 8419  Abajo Peak 
Blue Mountain Ski Area (Locale) San Juan County, UT 1.2 mi. W 9101  Abajo Peak 
Baker Guard Station (Locale) San Juan County, UT 1.3 mi. W 9111  Abajo Peak 
Gold Queen Basin (Basin) San Juan County, UT 2.1 mi. S 7796  Abajo Peak 
North Canyon (Valley) San Juan County, UT 1.8 mi. W   Abajo Peak 
Buckboard Campground (Locale) San Juan County, UT 2 mi. NW 8718  Monticello Lake 
Buckboard Flat (Flat) San Juan County, UT 2 mi. W 8934  Abajo Peak 
Taylor Spring (Spring) San Juan County, UT 2.1 mi. NW 8793  Monticello Lake 
North Fork South Creek (Stream) San Juan County, UT 2.3 mi. SE   Abajo Peak 
Gold Queen Gulch (Valley) San Juan County, UT 3 mi. S   Abajo Peak 
Dickson Gulch (Valley) San Juan County, UT 3 mi. S   Abajo Peak 
Pine Ridge (Ridge) San Juan County, UT 2.8 mi. NW 8846  Monticello Lake 
Gordon Reservoir (Reservoir) San Juan County, UT 3.1 mi. N 7389  Monticello Lake 
Gordon Dam (Dam) San Juan County, UT 3.1 mi. N 7389  Monticello Lake 
Monticello City Number One Reservoir (Reservoir) San Juan County, UT 2.6 mi. E 7287  Monticello South 
Monticello City Number One Dam (Dam) San Juan County, UT 2.6 mi. E 7287  Monticello South 
Cold Springs Electronic Site (Locale) San Juan County, UT 3.6 mi. S 8586  Abajo Peak 
Abajo Peak (Summit) San Juan County, UT 3.1 mi. SW 11296  Abajo Peak 
Shingle Mill Draw (Valley) San Juan County, UT 3.1 mi. SE   Abajo Peak 


Taxon Links for species Phacelia constancei  N.D. Atwood

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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