Utah Valley University Herbarium


Accession # 02354 
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Species Sinapis arvensis L.
Common name   charlock mustard
C. Wright   s.n.  
   with S. Smith, D. Burden
Coll. Date 17 June 1996 
United States
Utah County
Locality Spanish Fork Canyon.
Habitat Notes dry, rocky hillside. 
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° 2'  54" N, 111° 26'  2" W
Township Range T9S, R4E, Sec. 12  
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):

     Sinapis arvensis L.

     Brassica arvensis Rabenh., non L.
     Brassica kaber (DC.) L.C. Wheeler
     Brassica kaber (DC.) L.C. Wheeler
     Brassica kaber (DC.) L.C. Wheeler
     Brassica kaber (DC.) L.C. Wheeler
     Brassica kaber (DC.) L.C. Wheeler
     Brassica kaber var. pinnatifida (Stokes) L.C. Wheeler
     Brassica kaber var. schkuhriana (Reichenb.) L.C. Wheeler

Common Name(s): charlock, charlock mustard, corn mustard, corn-mustard, wild mustard.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=23310, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Magnoliopsida
                        Subclass: Dilleniidae
                            Order: Capparales
                                Family: Brassicaceae
                                    Genus: Sinapis
                                        Species: Sinapis arvensis


Available images of this specimen (click to view):
specimen image: 02354s2.jpg

Nearby Accessions

Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
08488 Alyssum alyssoides      "pale madwort" 1 mi. N
01557 Penstemon eatonii  var. eatonii  same section
03682 Sanguisorba minor      "small burnet" 1.4 mi. NE


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Brimhall Canyon (Valley) Utah County, UT 1 mi. NW   Billies Mountain 
Little Diamond Creek (Stream) Utah County, UT 1.3 mi. N   Billies Mountain 
Palmyra Campground (Locale) Utah County, UT 1.6 mi. N 5210  Billies Mountain 
Wanrhodes Canyon (Valley) Utah County, UT 1.8 mi. N   Granger Mountain 
Diamond Campground (Locale) Utah County, UT 1.9 mi. N 5230  Billies Mountain 
Diamond Fork Youth Forest (Forest) Utah County, UT 1.9 mi. NE   Billies Mountain 
Sams Canyon (Valley) Utah County, UT 2.1 mi. NE   Billies Mountain 
Diamond Battle Historical Monument (Park) Utah County, UT 2.6 mi. N 5706  Billies Mountain 
Patrick Place (Populated Place) Utah County, UT 2.7 mi. N 5761  Billies Mountain 
Wignal Spring (Spring) Utah County, UT 2.6 mi. NE 5604  Billies Mountain 
Diamond Fork Arch (Arch) Utah County, UT 2.7 mi. NE 5486  Billies Mountain 
Billies Mountain (Summit) Utah County, UT 2.9 mi. SW 6631  Billies Mountain 
Wignal Flat (Flat) Utah County, UT 2.9 mi. NE 5653  Billies Mountain 
Monks Hollow (Valley) Utah County, UT 2.8 mi. NE   Rays Valley 
Red Hollow (Valley) Utah County, UT 3 mi. NE   Two Tom Hill 
Long Hollow (Valley) Utah County, UT 3.6 mi. S   Billies Mountain 
Chicken Hollow (Valley) Utah County, UT 3.6 mi. S   Billies Mountain 
Rio (Populated Place) Utah County, UT 3.6 mi. S 5282  Thistle 
Mill Hollow (Stream) Utah County, UT 4 mi. NW   Billies Mountain 
Teat Mountain (Summit) Utah County, UT 3.7 mi. SE 8475  Rays Valley 


Taxon Links for species Sinapis arvensis  L.

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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