Utah Valley University Herbarium


Accession # 05551 
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Species Veronica catenata Pennell
K.T. Harper   2001-343  
   with R. Van Buren, D. Clark
Coll. Date 12 July 2001 
United States
Wayne County
Locality BLM wetlands 2 miles NE of Teasdale.
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° 17'  24" N, 111° 27'  34" W
Township Range T29S, R4E, Sec. 15, SE1/4  
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):

     Veronica anagallis-aquatica L.

     Veronica anagallis L.
     Veronica catenata Pennell
     Veronica catenata var. glandulosa (Farw.) Pennell
     Veronica comosa auct. non Richter
     Veronica comosa var. glaberrima (Pennell) Boivin
     Veronica comosa var. glandulosa (Farw.) Boivin
     Veronica connata auct. non Raf.
     Veronica connata ssp. glaberrima Pennell
     Veronica connata var. glaberrima (Pennell) Fern.
     Veronica connata var. typica Pennell
     Veronica glandifera Pennell
     Veronica X lackschewitzii Keller
     Veronica micromeria Woot. & Standl.
     Veronica salina auct. non Schur

Common Name(s): blue water speedwell, water speedwell, water speedwell, sessile water-speedwell.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=565594, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Magnoliopsida
                        Subclass: Asteridae
                            Order: Scrophulariales
                                Family: Scrophulariaceae
                                    Genus: Veronica
                                        Species: Veronica anagallis-aquatica


Available images of this specimen (click to view):
specimen image: 05551s1.jpg

Images of other samples of the same species:
specimen image: 01662s1.jpg 

Nearby Accessions

Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
05389 Aster occidentalis      "western mountain aster" same section
05360 Atriplex prostrata      "spear-leaved orache" same section
05367 Calamagrostis scopulorum      "Jones' reedgrass" same section
05385 Castilleja exilis     same section
05361 Chenopodium glaucum  var. salinum  same section
05368 Chrysothamnus nauseosus  var. consimilis   "rubber rabbitbrush" same section
05363 Clematis ligusticifolia      "white virgins-bower" same section
05372 Distichlis spicata      "saltgrass" same section
05359 Elaeagnus angustifolia      "Russian olive" same section
05364 Elymus lanceolatus  subsp. lanceolatus   "thickspike wheatgrass" same section
05369 Elymus repens      "quackgrass" same section
05375 Epilobium hornemannii      "Hornemann's willowherb" same section
05365 Helianthus petiolaris      "prairie sunflower" same section
05439 Hordeum brachyantherum  subsp. brachyantherum   "meadow barley" 2230 ft. SW
05370 Hordeum jubatum  subsp. intermedium   "intermediate foxtail" same section
05374 Lemna obscura      "little duckweed" same section
05366 Phalaris arundinacea      "reed Canary grass" same section
05362 Polygonum ramosissimum      "bushy knotweed" same section
05440 Polypogon monspeliensis      "rabbit's foot grass" 2230 ft. SW
05441 Salix exigua  var. stenophylla  2230 ft. SW
05388 Sarcobatus vermiculatus      "greasewood" same section
05373 Scirpus acutus     same section
05387 Scirpus pungens  var. longispicatus  same section
05442 Senecio hydrophilus      "water ragwort" 2230 ft. SW
05371 Shepherdia argentea      "silver buffaloberry" same section
05443 Sium suave      "hemlock water parsnip" 2230 ft. SW
05358 Sonchus asper      "spiny sowthistle" same section
00260 Sphaeralcea coccinea      "scarlet globemallow" same section
05384 Typha domingensis      "southern cattail" same section
05386 Typha latifolia      "broad-leaf cattail" same section


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Teasdale Bench (Bench) Wayne County, UT 0.8 mi. NW 6975  Torrey 
Teasdale District Ranger Station (Locale) Wayne County, UT 0.8 mi. W 7100  Torrey 
Teasdale Cemetery (Cemetery) Wayne County, UT 0.9 mi. W 7153  Torrey 
Teasdale (Populated Place) Wayne County, UT 1 mi. W 7139  Torrey 
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (Church) Wayne County, UT 1.1 mi. SW 7143  Torrey 
Cottonwood Creek (Stream) Wayne County, UT 1.3 mi. E   Blind Lake 
Torrey Canal (Canal) Wayne County, UT 1.6 mi. N 6874  Torrey 
Cottonwood Creek (Stream) Wayne County, UT 1.3 mi. E   Blind Lake 
Cigarette Hollow (Valley) Wayne County, UT 1.7 mi. NW   Bicknell 
Cigarette Hollow (Valley) Wayne County, UT 1.7 mi. NW   Torrey 
Boulder Creek (Stream) Wayne County, UT 1.9 mi. SE   Blind Lake 
Velvet Ridge (Ridge) Wayne County, UT 2.2 mi. N 7366  Torrey 
Birch Creek (Stream) Wayne County, UT 2.5 mi. S   Blind Lake 
Red Cliff Oasis (Park) Wayne County, UT 2.2 mi. E 6831  Torrey 
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (Church) Wayne County, UT 2.3 mi. E 6841  Torrey 
Torrey (Populated Place) Wayne County, UT 2.3 mi. E 6838  Torrey 
Poverty Flat (Flat) Wayne County, UT 2.4 mi. E 6841  Torrey 
Holt Draw (Valley) Wayne County, UT 2.9 mi. NE   Torrey 
Flatiron Lakes (Reservoir) Wayne County, UT 3 mi. SW 8334  Torrey 
Coleman Reservoir (Reservoir) Wayne County, UT 3.1 mi. SW 8363  Torrey 


Taxon Links for species Veronica catenata  Pennell

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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