Utah Valley University Herbarium

Label

 
Accession # 05076 
Family
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Family
AsteraceaeAsteraceaeAsteraceae  
Species Wyethia amplexicaulis (Nutt.) Nutt.
Common name   mule's ears
Collector(s)
D.M. Barnes   713  
Coll. Date 28 May 2001 
Country
State/Province
County
United States
Idaho
Bannock County
Locality I-15, Malad Summit, W side of road.
    
Habitat Notes juniper, sage community; dry rocky soil. 
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 42° 20'  16" N, 112° 11'  54" W
Township Range T12S, R36E, Sec. 36  
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):

     Wyethia amplexicaulis (Nutt.) Nutt.

     Espeletia amplexicaulis Nutt.

Common Name(s): mule-ears, mulesear wyethia, mule'sear wyethia.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=38674, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Magnoliopsida
                        Subclass: Asteridae
                            Order: Asterales
                                Family: Asteraceae
                                    Genus: Wyethia
                                        Species: Wyethia amplexicaulis
                                                                                            

Images

Available images of this specimen (click to view):
specimen image: 05076s2.jpg

Images of other samples of the same species:
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00607
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00807
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00866
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01456
specimen image: 01644s1.jpg 
01644
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02684
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03735
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05807
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06954
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08925
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11702
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11702
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11702
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13077
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13077
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13077

Nearby Accessions


Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
05075 Penstemon cyananthus  var. subglaber   "Fort Hall beardtongue" same section

Locale


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Curly Jack Flat (Flat) Oneida County, ID 1.5 mi. S 5860  Malad Summit 
Pine Spring (Spring) Oneida County, ID 1.6 mi. SE 6303  Malad Summit 
Malad Summit (Summit) Oneida County, ID 1.5 mi. W 5604  Malad Summit 
Curly Jack Spring (Spring) Bannock County, ID 1.6 mi. SE 6362  Malad Summit 
North Canyon (Valley) Bannock County, ID 1.6 mi. NW   Wakley Peak 
Devil Creek Reservoir Public Fishing Area (Locale) Oneida County, ID 2.2 mi. S 5204  Malad Summit 
Toms Canyon Spring (Spring) Bannock County, ID 2 mi. E 5673  Malad Summit 
Campbell Spring (Spring) Oneida County, ID 2.3 mi. SE 6300  Malad Summit 
Toms Canyon (Valley) Bannock County, ID 2.2 mi. E   Malad Summit 
Evans Canyon (Valley) Oneida County, ID 2.4 mi. SW   Elkhorn Peak 
Cherry Spring (Spring) Bannock County, ID 2.6 mi. SE 5962  Malad Summit 
Station Canyon (Valley) Oneida County, ID 2.8 mi. SW   Elkhorn Peak 
Devil Creek Dam (Dam) Oneida County, ID 3.3 mi. S 5102  Malad Summit 
Little Station Canyon (Valley) Oneida County, ID 3.1 mi. SW   Elkhorn Peak 
Mill Creek (Stream) Oneida County, ID 2.6 mi. W   Elkhorn Peak 
Campbell Creek (Stream) Oneida County, ID 3.6 mi. S   Malad Summit 
Bissell Canyon (Valley) Oneida County, ID 2.7 mi. W   Elkhorn Peak 
Bill Williams Canyon (Valley) Oneida County, ID 2.8 mi. W   Elkhorn Peak 
Precipice Creek (Stream) Oneida County, ID 2.9 mi. W   Elkhorn Peak 
Bissell Spring (Spring) Oneida County, ID 2.8 mi. W 6063  Elkhorn Peak 

Links

Taxon Links for species Wyethia amplexicaulis  (Nutt.) Nutt.

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=Wyethia+amplexicaulis

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