Utah Valley University Herbarium

Label

 
Accession # 05382 
Family
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Family
ApiaceaeApiaceaeApiaceae  
Species Ligusticum porteri J.M. Coult. & Rose
Common name   Porter's licorice-root
Collector(s)
K.T. Harper   2001-239  
   with R. Jolley
Coll. Date 15 August 2001 
Country
State/Province
County
United States
Utah
Garfield County
Locality Pleasant Creek Trailhead
     Elev.: 8800 ft. (2683 m.)
Habitat Notes meadow, on disturbed 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 38° 5'  45" N, 111° 23'  41" W
Township Range T31S, R5E, Sec. 19  
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):

     Ligusticum porteri Coult. & Rose

Common Name(s): Porter's licoriceroot, Porter's licorice-root, Porter's ligusticum, Porter's wild lovage.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=29532, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Magnoliopsida
                        Subclass: Rosidae
                            Order: Apiales
                                Family: Apiaceae
                                    Genus: Ligusticum
                                        Species: Ligusticum porteri
                                                                                            

Images

Available images of this specimen (click to view):
specimen image: 05382s3.jpg

Images of other samples of the same species:
specimen image: 03206s2.jpg 
03206
specimen image: 03207s3.jpg 
03207
specimen image: 03210s3.jpg 
03210
specimen image: 03211s3.jpg 
03211
specimen image: 10919s3.jpg 
10919

Nearby Accessions


Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
05383 Dracocephalum parviflorum      "American dragonhead" same section

Locale


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Meeks Draw (Valley) Garfield County, UT 2200 ft. N   Blind Lake 
Mima Lake (Lake) Garfield County, UT 2474 ft. NE 9636  Deer Creek Lake 
Long Draw (Valley) Garfield County, UT 1.1 mi. SW   Deer Creek Lake 
Meeks Lake (Lake) Garfield County, UT 1.4 mi. N 10735  Deer Creek Lake 
Bear Flat (Flat) Garfield County, UT 1.1 mi. E 9430  Lower Bowns Reservoir 
Pleasant Lake (Lake) Garfield County, UT 1.2 mi. W 10778  Deer Creek Lake 
Oak Draw (Valley) Garfield County, UT 1.7 mi. S   Deer Creek Lake 
Sawmill (Building) Garfield County, UT 1.9 mi. S 10834  Deer Creek Lake 
Pleasant Creek Meadow (Flat) Garfield County, UT 1.6 mi. W 10719  Deer Creek Lake 
Big Lake (Lake) Garfield County, UT 1.8 mi. NW 10942  Deer Creek Lake 
Oak Creek Dam (Dam) Garfield County, UT 2 mi. SE 10066  Lower Bowns Reservoir 
Oak Creek Reservoir (Reservoir) Garfield County, UT 2 mi. SE 10066  Lower Bowns Reservoir 
Behanin Creek (Stream) Garfield County, UT 1.9 mi. E   Deer Creek Lake 
The Terrace (Cliff) Garfield County, UT 2.1 mi. NE 10089  Lower Bowns Reservoir 
Noon Lake (Lake) Garfield County, UT 2.1 mi. W 10939  Deer Creek Lake 
Boulder Mountain (Summit) Garfield County, UT 2.2 mi. W 11090  Deer Creek Lake 
Deer Lakes (Lake) Garfield County, UT 2.9 mi. S 10877  Deer Creek Lake 
Beef Meadows (Flat) Garfield County, UT 2.9 mi. NW 11067  Blind Lake 
Round Lake (Lake) Garfield County, UT 2.9 mi. SE 9955  Lower Bowns Reservoir 
Scout Lake (Lake) Garfield County, UT 3.1 mi. SE 10079  Lower Bowns Reservoir 

Links

Taxon Links for species Ligusticum porteri  J.M. Coult. & Rose

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=Ligusticum+porteri

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