Utah Valley University Herbarium

Label

 
Accession # 05264 
Family
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Family
PoaceaePoaceaePoaceae  
Species Leymus cinereus (Scribn. & Merr.) A. Love
Common name   Great Basin wildrye
Collector(s)
Donna M. Barnes   806  
   with R. Jolley
Coll. Date 06 June 2001 
Country
State/Province
County
United States
Utah
Wasatch County
Locality Mill Hollow road, just above Timber Lakes, [East Lake Creek Road, N of Timber Lakes];
     Elev.: 6898 ft. (2103 m.)
Habitat Notes roadside, on rocky outcrop in sage 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 40° 29'  50" N, 111° 16'  30" W
Datum Not recorded
Uncertainty Polygon diameter (with coordinate as origin): 1' (1800 m.)
Specimen Notes [the original TRS, T1N R6E S24, 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):

     Leymus cinereus (Scribn. & Merr.) A. Löve

     Aneurolepidium piperi (Bowden) Baum
     Elymus cinereus Scribn. & Merr.
     Elymus cinereus var. pubens (Piper) C.L. Hitchc.
     Elymus condensatus var. pubens Piper
     Elymus piperi Bowden

Common Name(s): basin wildrye.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=503433, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Liliopsida
                        Subclass: Commelinidae
                            Order: Cyperales
                                Family: Poaceae
                                    Genus: Leymus
                                        Species: Leymus cinereus
                                                                                            

Images

Available images of this specimen (click to view):
specimen image: 05264s1.jpg

Images of other samples of the same species:
specimen image: 04529s1.jpg 
04529
specimen image: 09088s1.jpg 
09088
specimen image: 09871s1.jpg 
09871
specimen image: 11004s1.jpg 
11004
specimen image: 12838d1.jpg 
12838
specimen image: 12838c1.jpg 
12838
specimen image: 12838s2.jpg 
12838

Nearby Accessions


Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
05262 Koeleria macrantha      "prairie Junegrass" same section
05260 Phacelia heterophylla  var. heterophylla   "variable-leaf scorpionweed" same section
01285 Ribes hudsonianum  var. petiolare   "western black currant" same section
01284 Salix boothii      "Booth's willow" same section
05261 Sedum lanceolatum      "spearleaf stonecrop" same section

Locale


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Kenneth Anderson Reservoir (Reservoir) Wasatch County, UT 1660 ft. E 7038  Center Creek 
Kenneth Anderson Dam (Dam) Wasatch County, UT 1660 ft. E 7038  Center Creek 
Clyde Lake (Reservoir) Wasatch County, UT 1 mi. S 7212  Center Creek 
Clyde Lake Dam (Dam) Wasatch County, UT 1 mi. S 7212  Center Creek 
Lower Bennett Lindsay Reservoir (Reservoir) Wasatch County, UT 0.9 mi. SE 7290  Center Creek 
Bennett Lindsay Lower Dam (Dam) Wasatch County, UT 0.9 mi. SE 7287  Center Creek 
Jones Dam (Dam) Wasatch County, UT 1.2 mi. SE 7369  Center Creek 
Jones Reservoir (Reservoir) Wasatch County, UT 1.2 mi. SE 7369  Center Creek 
Witts Lake (Reservoir) Wasatch County, UT 1.1 mi. SE 7330  Center Creek 
Witts Lake Dam (Dam) Wasatch County, UT 1.1 mi. SE 7330  Center Creek 
Deer Valley Dam (Dam) Wasatch County, UT 2 mi. SE 7733  Center Creek 
Deer Valley Reservoir (Reservoir) Wasatch County, UT 2 mi. SE 7730  Center Creek 
Timber Lakes (Populated Place) Wasatch County, UT 2.2 mi. SE 7733  Heber Mountain 
Big Pole Canyon (Valley) Wasatch County, UT 2.7 mi. W   Francis 
Little Pole Canyon (Valley) Wasatch County, UT 3 mi. W   Francis 
Barnes Reservoir Dam (Dam) Wasatch County, UT 4.1 mi. S 6956  Center Creek 
Barnes Reservoir (Reservoir) Wasatch County, UT 4.1 mi. S 6956  Center Creek 
Center Creek Number One Dam (Dam) Wasatch County, UT 4.2 mi. S 7097  Center Creek 
Center Creek Number One Reservoir (Reservoir) Wasatch County, UT 4.2 mi. S 7097  Center Creek 
Center Creek Number Three Dam (Dam) Wasatch County, UT 4.4 mi. S 7513  Center Creek 

Links

Taxon Links for species Leymus cinereus  (Scribn. & Merr.) A. Love

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=Leymus+cinereus

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