Utah Valley University Herbarium

Label

 
Accession # 05265 
Family
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Family
HydrophyllaceaeBoraginaceaeHydrophyllaceae  
Species Hydrophyllum capitatum Douglas ex Benth.
Common name   purple cat's breeches
Collector(s)
Donna M. Barnes   803  
   with R. Jolley
Coll. Date 06 June 2001 
Country
State/Province
County
United States
Utah
Wasatch County
Locality junction of Mill Hollow road and Lake Creek summit, [junction of FR083 and FR054 (road to Mill Hollow Reservoir)];
     Elev.: 9693 ft. (2955 m.)
Habitat Notes snow drift seep. 
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° 25'  17" N, 111° 10'  39" W
Datum Not recorded
Uncertainty Polygon diameter (with coordinate as origin): 1' (1800 m.)
Specimen Notes [the original TRS, T1N R7E S6, is in Summit County and does not match the county, elevation, locality description, nor the lat/long on the label, J. Alexander, June 2015] 

Taxonomy


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

     Hydrophyllum capitatum Dougl. ex Benth.

Common Name(s): ballhead waterleaf.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=31391, click for more information and references)

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

Images

Available images of this specimen (click to view):
specimen image: 05265s1.jpg

Images of other samples of the same species:
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00219
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00237
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00313
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00315
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00316
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00317
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01673
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01750
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01769
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05773
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10922
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10922
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10922
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11629
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11629
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11738
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11738
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11738
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12822
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12822
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12822
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12822
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13772

Nearby Accessions


Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
05266 Lithophragma glabrum      "bulbous woodland-star" same section
05317 Trollius albiflorus     same section

Locale


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Heber Mountain (Summit) Wasatch County, UT 0.9 mi. N 10217  Heber Mountain 
Dee Mills Reservoir (Reservoir) Wasatch County, UT 1.2 mi. W 9279  Heber Mountain 
Dee Mills Dam (Dam) Wasatch County, UT 1.2 mi. W 9279  Heber Mountain 
Harvey Meadow (Flat) Wasatch County, UT 2 mi. NE 9367  Heber Mountain 
Roundy Basin (Basin) Wasatch County, UT 2.5 mi. S 9804  Heber Mountain 
Currant Creek Peak (Summit) Wasatch County, UT 3 mi. S 10516  Heber Mountain 
Bald Knoll (Summit) Wasatch County, UT 2.4 mi. W 10040  Heber Mountain 
Trail Hollow (Valley) Wasatch County, UT 2.9 mi. SW   Heber Mountain 
Indian Spring (Spring) Wasatch County, UT 2.9 mi. SE 9603  Heber Mountain 
Buck Basin (Basin) Wasatch County, UT 3.1 mi. SE 9266  Heber Mountain 
Wide Hollow (Valley) Wasatch County, UT 3.3 mi. SW   Heber Mountain 
Center Creek Number Five Reservoir (Reservoir) Wasatch County, UT 3 mi. W 9308  Heber Mountain 
Center Creek Number Five Dam (Dam) Wasatch County, UT 3 mi. W 9308  Heber Mountain 
Lake Fork (Stream) Wasatch County, UT 3.3 mi. NE   Heber Mountain 
Bellows Hollow (Valley) Wasatch County, UT 3.4 mi. SW   Heber Mountain 
Death Hollow (Valley) Wasatch County, UT 3.3 mi. NE   Wolf Creek Summit 
Buck Hollow Ridge (Ridge) Wasatch County, UT 4 mi. N 9138  Heber Mountain 
Smith Basin (Basin) Wasatch County, UT 3.9 mi. S 9489  Co-op Creek 
Shingle Mill Hollow (Valley) Wasatch County, UT 4 mi. S   Co-op Creek 
Becky Basin (Basin) Wasatch County, UT 3.5 mi. SE 9466  Wolf Creek Summit 

Links

Taxon Links for species Hydrophyllum capitatum  Douglas ex Benth.

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=Hydrophyllum+capitatum

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