Utah Valley University Herbarium


Accession # 06039 
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Species Stenotus armerioides Nutt.
Infraspecific    var. armerioides 
Common name   thrifty goldenweed
Donna M. Barnes   2038  
Coll. Date 20 June 2001 
United States
Locality Red Canyon Campground, Highway 12.
     Elev.: 7301 ft. (2226 m.)
Habitat Notes Claron Formation, sandy soil; ponderosa-manzanita 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 37° 44'  N, 112° 18'  W
Datum Not recorded
Uncertainty Polygon diameter (with coordinate as origin): 1' (1800 m.)


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

     Stenotus armerioides var. armerioides Nutt.

     Haplopappus armerioides (Nutt.) Gray

Common Name(s): goldenweed, thrift mock goldenweed, thrifty goldenweed.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=530563, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Magnoliopsida
                        Subclass: Asteridae
                            Order: Asterales
                                Family: Asteraceae
                                    Genus: Stenotus
                                        Species: Stenotus armerioides
                                            Variety: Stenotus armerioides var. armerioides


Available images of this specimen (click to view):
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Images of other samples of the same species:
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Nearby Accessions

Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
01103 Aquilegia scopulorum  var. scopulorum   "Utah columbine" 2638 ft. NW
01107 Arctostaphylos patula      "greenleaf manzanita" 2116 ft. NW
05181 Cryptantha abata      "low cat's eye" same section
05179 Draba subalpina      "subalpine draba" same section
05180 Elymus scribneri      "spreading wheatgrass" same section
00952 Eriogonum brevicaule  var. laxifolium   "loose-leaf wild buckwheat" 2638 ft. NW
01096 Gutierrezia sarothrae      "common snakeweed" 2638 ft. NW
06066 Hymenopappus filifolius  var. nanus   "Great Basin woollywhite" same section
00934 Hymenoxys richardsonii  var. floribunda   "Colorado rubberweed" 2638 ft. NW
00953 Ivesia sabulosa      "Intermountain mousetail" 2638 ft. NW
06067 Linum australe      "southern flax" same section
05178 Pedicularis centranthera      "dwarf lousewort" same section
01106 Pinus longaeva      "Great Basin bristlecone pine" 2638 ft. NW
05177 Potentilla bicrenata      "round-toothed cinquefoil" same section
06040 Senecio canus      "woolly groundsel" same section


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Butch Cassidy Draw (Valley) Garfield County, UT 2713 ft. NE   Casto Canyon 
Red Canyon Campground (Locale) Garfield County, UT 0.8 mi. NW 7294  Wilson Peak 
Corral Hollow (Valley) Garfield County, UT 1.5 mi. E   Casto Canyon 
Cabin Hollow (Valley) Garfield County, UT 1.8 mi. E   Bryce Canyon 
Black Mountain (Summit) Garfield County, UT 2.2 mi. NW 7901  Casto Canyon 
Red Canyon (Valley) Garfield County, UT 2.2 mi. W   Wilson Peak 
Wilson Peak (Summit) Garfield County, UT 3.1 mi. S 9033  Wilson Peak 
Losee Canyon (Valley) Garfield County, UT 3.1 mi. NW   Casto Canyon 
Horse Bench (Bench) Garfield County, UT 3.2 mi. NE 8147  Casto Canyon 
Wilson Canyon (Valley) Garfield County, UT 3.6 mi. SW   Wilson Peak 
Casto Canyon (Valley) Garfield County, UT 3.9 mi. N   Flake Mountain West 
Lightning Draw (Valley) Garfield County, UT 3.4 mi. SE   Bryce Canyon 
Hillsdale Canyon (Valley) Garfield County, UT 4.2 mi. SW   Wilson Peak 
Berry Spring (Spring) Garfield County, UT 4.2 mi. NE 8055  Flake Mountain West 
Johnson Bench (Bench) Garfield County, UT 4.5 mi. SE 7799  Bryce Canyon 
Mud Spring Bench (Bench) Garfield County, UT 4.5 mi. NE 8127  Flake Mountain West 
Hancock Canyon (Valley) Garfield County, UT 5.1 mi. N   Flake Mountain West 
Casto Springs (Spring) Garfield County, UT 4.6 mi. NW 6884  Casto Canyon 
Bald Hill (Summit) Sevier County, UT 5 mi. SW 7271  Wilson Peak 
Tent Hollow (Valley) Garfield County, UT 5.3 mi. NE   Casto Canyon 


Taxon Links for species Stenotus armerioides  Nutt.

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

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