Utah Valley University Herbarium


Accession # 01667 
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Species Crepis acuminata Nutt.
Common name   tapertip hawksbeard
S. Freeman   s.n.  
Coll. Date 24 June 1995 
United States
Utah County
Locality Maple Flats.
     Elev.: 7724 ft. (2355 m.)
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 40° 14'  20" N, 111° 36'  59" W
Township Range T7S, R3E, Sec. 4  
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).


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

     Crepis acuminata Nutt.

Common Name(s): longleaf hawksbeard, long-leaf hawksbeard, tapertip hawksbeard.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=37169, click for more information and references)

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


Available images of this specimen (click to view):
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Nearby Accessions

Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
15011 Abies concolor      "white fir" 1.9 mi. N
01674 Agoseris glauca  var. laciniata   "Arizona mountain dandelion" same section
15262 Alnus incana      "gray alder" 1.9 mi. N
15123 Artemisia ludoviciana  var. ludoviciana   "Louisiana wormwood" 1.8 mi. N
15367 Artemisia tridentata      "big sagebrush" 1.9 mi. N
08505 Asclepias asperula      "spider milkweed" 2025 ft. S
14925 Balsamorhiza       "balsamroot" 1.6 mi. N
15407 Berberis repens      "Oregongrape" 1.9 mi. N
15009 Berberis repens      "Oregongrape" 1.8 mi. N
15125 Betula occidentalis      "water birch" 1.8 mi. N
14926 Boraginaceae      1.6 mi. N
14998 Brickellia californica      "California brickellbush" 1.8 mi. N
15319 Castilleja chromosa      "common paintbrush" 1.9 mi. N
14619 Celtis reticulata     1.9 mi. N
15409 Celtis reticulata     1.9 mi. N
09216 Cercocarpus ledifolius      "curl-leaf mountain mahogany" 1.8 mi. N
01677 Chaenactis douglasii      "Douglas' dusty-maiden" same section
15366 Chrysothamnus nauseosus      "rubber rabbitbrush" 1.9 mi. N
14627 Clematis orientalis      "Oriental virgins-bower" 1.9 mi. N
15412 Clematis orientalis      "Oriental virgins-bower" 1.9 mi. N
15316 Cynoglossum officinale      "gypsyflower" 1.9 mi. N
01668 Delphinium nuttallianum      "meadow larkspur" same section
00270 Delphinium nuttallianum      "meadow larkspur" 1.8 mi. N
15107 Eremogone macradenia      "desert sandwort" 1.9 mi. N
15410 Eremogone macradenia      "desert sandwort" 1.9 mi. N
15368 Gutierrezia sarothrae      "common snakeweed" 1.9 mi. N
01676 Hackelia floribunda      "many-flowered stickseed" same section
02023 Holodiscus dumosus      "mountainspray" 1.9 mi. N
01673 Hydrophyllum capitatum  var. capitatum   "purple cat's breeches" same section
00346 Ipomopsis aggregata  var. aggregata   "scarlet gilia" 1.8 mi. N
14624 Jamesia americana      "cliff bush" 1.9 mi. N
15408 Juniperus scopulorum      "Rocky Mountain juniper" 1.9 mi. N
14924 Linaria       "toadflax" 1.6 mi. N
15318 Linaria dalmatica      "Dalmatian toadflax" 1.9 mi. N
01671 Lithophragma parviflorum      "small-flowered woodland-star" same section
01672 Lithospermum ruderale      "western stoneseed" same section
00418 Lomatium triternatum  subsp. platycarpum   "Great Basin desert parsley" 1.9 mi. N
15317 Malva neglecta      "common mallow" 1.9 mi. N
13627 Melilotus albus     1.6 mi. N
14618 Parthenocissus quinquefolia      "Virginia creeper" 1.9 mi. N
00334 Penstemon eatonii  var. eatonii  1.9 mi. N
14631 Perityle stansburyi      "Stansbury's rockdaisy" 1.9 mi. N
14628 Petrophytum caespitosum      "rockmat" 1.9 mi. N
01669 Phacelia linearis      "thread-leaf scorpionweed" same section
14626 Physocarpus malvaceus      "mallow ninebark" 1.9 mi. N
14625 Physocarpus malvaceus      "mallow ninebark" 1.9 mi. N
15411 Populus angustifolia      "narrow-leaf cottonwood" 1.9 mi. N
09219 Populus trichocarpa      "western balsam poplar" 1.8 mi. N
14630 Populus x intercurrens  hybrid [angustifolia x fremontii ssp. fremontii]  1.9 mi. N
15012 Prunus       "plum" 1.8 mi. N
15013 Prunus persica      "peach" 1.8 mi. N
15010 Quercus gambelii      "Gambel oak" 1.9 mi. N
15008 Rhus glabra      "smooth sumac" 1.9 mi. N
15014 Rhus trilobata      "skunkbush sumac" 1.8 mi. N
15015 Rosa       "rose" 1.9 mi. N
15365 Rosa canina      "dog rose" 1.9 mi. N
14629 Rosa nutkana      "Nootka rose" 1.9 mi. N
01679 Senecio integerrimus  var. exaltatus   "Columbia ragwort" same section
15413 Solanum dulcamara      "climbing nightshade" 1.9 mi. N
14791 Sphaeromeria diversifolia      "separate-leaf chickensage" 1.9 mi. N
01670 Stellaria jamesiana     same section
01678 Valeriana occidentalis      "western valerian" same section
01675 Viola nuttallii      "Nuttall's violet" same section


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Maple Flat (Flat) Utah County, UT 2129 ft. E 7746  Springville 
Hathenbrook Spring (Spring) Utah County, UT 1 mi. S 5355  Springville 
Slide Canyon (Valley) Utah County, UT 0.8 mi. W   Springville 
Slate Canyon (Valley) Utah County, UT 1.1 mi. SW   Springville 
Utah State Hospital (Hospital) Utah County, UT 1 mi. W 4584  Provo 
Y Mountain (Summit) Utah County, UT 1.3 mi. N 8452  Bridal Veil Falls 
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (Church) Utah County, UT 1.1 mi. W 4577  Provo 
Toad Head (Summit) Utah County, UT 1.4 mi. S 7294  Springville 
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (Church) Utah County, UT 1.3 mi. SW 4751  Provo 
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (Church) Utah County, UT 1.5 mi. SW 4626  Provo 
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (Church) Utah County, UT 1.4 mi. W 4620  Provo 
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (Church) Utah County, UT 1.4 mi. W 4600  Provo 
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (Church) Utah County, UT 1.7 mi. N 5148  Orem 
Lower Union Canal (Canal) Utah County, UT 1.7 mi. SW 4587  Provo 
Wasatch School (School) Utah County, UT 1.5 mi. NW 4649  Provo 
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (Church) Utah County, UT 1.4 mi. W 4554  Provo 
Provost School (School) Utah County, UT 1.6 mi. SW 4580  Provo 
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (Church) Utah County, UT 1.7 mi. SW 4577  Provo 
Hellspot Tower (Tower) Utah County, UT 1.9 mi. N 5125  Orem 
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (Church) Utah County, UT 1.8 mi. NW 4780  Orem 


Taxon Links for species Crepis acuminata  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

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