Utah Valley University Herbarium

Label

 
Accession # 00438 
Family
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Family
LinaceaeLinaceaeLinaceae  
Species Linum perenne L.
Infraspecific    subsp. lewisii (Pursh) Hulten
Common name   Lewis' blue flax
Collector(s)
E. Bond   48  
Coll. Date 03 June 1988 
Country
State/Province
County
United States
Utah
Millard County
Locality 1 mile SW of White Mountain.
    
Habitat Notes dry, desert area. 
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° 53'  7" N, 112° 30'  54" W
Township Range T22S, R6W  
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):

     Linum lewisii var. lewisii Pursh

     Adenolinum lewisii (Pursh) A.& D. Löve
     Linum perenne ssp. lewisii (Pursh) Hultén
     Linum perenne var. lewisii (Pursh) Eat. & J. Wright

Common Name(s): Lewis' flax, prairie flax.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=528819, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Magnoliopsida
                        Subclass: Rosidae
                            Order: Linales
                                Family: Linaceae
                                    Genus: Linum
                                        Species: Linum lewisii
                                            Variety: Linum lewisii var. lewisii
                                                

Images

Available images of this specimen (click to view):
specimen image: 00438s1.jpg

Images of other samples of the same species:
specimen image: 00188s1.jpg 
00188
specimen image: 00427s1.jpg 
00427
specimen image: 01762s1.jpg 
01762
specimen image: 01801s1.jpg 
01801
specimen image: 02741s1.jpg 
02741
specimen image: 03780s2.jpg 
03780
specimen image: 04279s1.jpg 
04279
specimen image: 11131s1.jpg 
11131
specimen image: 12786d1.jpg 
12786
specimen image: 12786s2.jpg 
12786
specimen image: 15817s1.jpg 
15817

Nearby Accessions


Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
00441 Abronia fragrans      "snowball sand verbena" same section
00416 Aliciella triodon      "coyote gilia" same section
00293 Allium acuminatum      "taper-tip wild onion" same section
00389 Astragalus ceramicus      "painted milkvetch" same section
00391 Astragalus lentiginosus  var. araneosus   "cobweb-pod freckled milkvetch" same section
00488 Chaenactis douglasii      "Douglas' dusty-maiden" same section
00430 Chenopodium fremontii  var. incanum  same section
00429 Halogeton glomeratus      "saltlover" same section
00348 Linanthus pungens      "granite prickly phlox" same section
00439 Mentzelia albicaulis      "whitestem blazingstar" same section
00331 Penstemon dolius  var. dolius   "Jones' beardtongue" same section
00256 Sphaeralcea coccinea      "scarlet globemallow" same section
00494 Townsendia incana      "silvery Townsend-daisy" same section

Locale


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Mud Lake (Flat) Millard County, UT 0.6 mi. N 4692  Tabernacle Hill 
Hot Springs (Spring) Millard County, UT 1.5 mi. S 4767  Sixmile Point 
Tabernacle Hill (Summit) Millard County, UT 1.9 mi. N 4967  Tabernacle Hill 
Tabernacle Crater (Crater) Millard County, UT 1.9 mi. N 4807  Tabernacle Hill 
White Mountain (Summit) Millard County, UT 2.1 mi. NE 4800  Meadow 
Rock Corral Quarry (Mine) Millard County, UT 2.5 mi. SE 4885  Kanosh 
Hot Spring (Spring) Millard County, UT 2.8 mi. SE 4810  Kanosh 
Clay Flat (Flat) Millard County, UT 2.4 mi. W 4738  Tabernacle Hill 
Squidike Spring (Spring) Millard County, UT 4.2 mi. N 4666  Tabernacle Hill 
Hatton (Populated Place) Millard County, UT 4.5 mi. SE 4826  Kanosh 
Dry Wash (Valley) Millard County, UT 5.3 mi. S   Red Ridge 
Black Rock Volcano (Summit) Millard County, UT 5.7 mi. S 5089  Kanosh 
Corn Creek (Stream) Millard County, UT 6 mi. SE   Sunset Peak 

Links

Taxon Links for species Linum perenne  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=Linum+perenne

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