Utah Valley University Herbarium

Label

 
Accession # 01235 
Family
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Family
RanunculaceaeRanunculaceaeRanunculaceae  
Species Aquilegia formosa Fisch. ex DC.
Common name   western columbine
Collector(s)
K. Anderson   117  
Coll. Date 16 July 1991 
Country
State/Province
County
United States
Utah
Millard County
Locality Oak City Canyon.
    
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 39° 21'  5" N, 112° 12'  43" W
Township Range T17S, R3W, Sec. 8  
Datum Not recorded
Uncertainty Polygon diameter (with coordinate as origin): 1' (1800 m.)
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):

     Aquilegia formosa Fisch. ex DC.

     Aquilegia formosa var. communis Boivin
     Aquilegia formosa var. fosteri Welsh
     Aquilegia formosa var. hypolasia (Greene) Munz
     Aquilegia formosa var. megalantha Boivin
     Aquilegia formosa var. pauciflora (Greene) Boothman
     Aquilegia formosa var. truncata (Fisch. & C.A. Mey.) Baker
     Aquilegia formosa var. wawawensis (Payson) St. John
     Aquilegia mohavensis Munz
     Aquilegia shockleyi Eastw.

Common Name(s): crimson columbine, western columbine.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=18738, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Magnoliopsida
                        Subclass: Magnoliidae
                            Order: Ranunculales
                                Family: Ranunculaceae
                                    Genus: Aquilegia
                                        Species: Aquilegia formosa
                                                                                            

Images

Available images of this specimen (click to view):
specimen image: 01235s1.jpg

Images of other samples of the same species:
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04171
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04631
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06367
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06391
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06569
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07495
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09319
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09323
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11186
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11186
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11186
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11200
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11200
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11694
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11694
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11694
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11694
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11694
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11828
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11828
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12198
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12198
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15926
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15926
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15926

Nearby Accessions


Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
01232 Delphinium barbeyi      "subalpine larkspur" same section
12343 Eriogonum brevicaule  var. nanum   "dwarf wild buckwheat" same section
12344 Haplopappus watsonii  var. watsonii   "Watson's goldenbush" same section
18169 Lomatium grayi     764 ft. N
12342 Sphaeromeria diversifolia      "separate-leaf chickensage" same section

Locale


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Lyman Canyon (Valley) Millard County, UT 820 ft. NE   Williams Peak 
Radford Canyon (Valley) Millard County, UT 2025 ft. N   Fool Creek Peak 
Little Creek Campground (Locale) Millard County, UT 0.7 mi. NE 7156  Williams Peak 
Bowens Canyon (Valley) Millard County, UT 0.7 mi. W   Williams Peak 
Ox Hollow (Valley) Millard County, UT 0.9 mi. SE   Williams Peak 
Platnation Flat Campground (Locale) Millard County, UT 0.9 mi. W 6592  Williams Peak 
South Walker Canyon (Valley) Millard County, UT 1.3 mi. W   Williams Peak 
Little Creek (Stream) Millard County, UT 1.4 mi. W   Fool Creek Peak 
North Walker Canyon (Valley) Millard County, UT 1.5 mi. NW   Fool Creek Peak 
Horse Hollow (Valley) Millard County, UT 2 mi. N   Fool Creek Peak 
Knoll Hollow (Valley) Millard County, UT 1.9 mi. NW   Fool Creek Peak 
Weetches Canyon (Valley) Millard County, UT 1.7 mi. W   Williams Peak 
Bear Hollow (Valley) Millard County, UT 2.2 mi. S   Williams Peak 
Rough Hollow (Valley) Millard County, UT 2.3 mi. S   Williams Peak 
Partridge Mountain (Summit) Millard County, UT 2.3 mi. SW 8790  Williams Peak 
Prouse Canyon (Valley) Millard County, UT 2.7 mi. S   Williams Peak 
Little Oak Canyon (Valley) Juab County, UT 2.2 mi. E   Fool Creek Peak 
Fool Creek Peak (Summit) Juab County, UT 2.9 mi. N 9141  Fool Creek Peak 
Rattlesnake Canyon (Valley) Millard County, UT 2.7 mi. SW   Williams Peak 
Big Spring (Spring) Millard County, UT 2.3 mi. W 6165  Oak City South 

Links

Taxon Links for species Aquilegia formosa  Fisch. ex DC.

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=Aquilegia+formosa

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