Utah Valley University Herbarium


Accession # 06126 
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Species Potentilla bicrenata Rydb.
Common name   round-toothed cinquefoil
Donna M. Barnes   2143  
   with K.T. Harper, R. Van Buren
Coll. Date 17 May 2001 
United States
Garfield County
Locality Highway 12, at Garfield-Wayne county line.
     Elev.: 8617 ft. (2627 m.)
Habitat Notes aspen comm. 
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° 9'  N, 111° 19'  W
Datum Not recorded
Uncertainty Polygon diameter (with coordinate as origin): 1' (1800 m.)


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

     Potentilla concinna var. bicrenata (Rydb.) Welsh & Johnston

     Potentilla bicrenata Rydb.

Common Name(s): elegant cinquefoil, red cinquefoil.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=529814, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Magnoliopsida
                        Subclass: Rosidae
                            Order: Rosales
                                Family: Rosaceae
                                    Genus: Potentilla
                                        Species: Potentilla concinna
                                            Variety: Potentilla concinna var. bicrenata


Available images of this specimen (click to view):
specimen image: 06126s2.jpg

Nearby Accessions

Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
01290 Arctostaphylos patula      "greenleaf manzanita" same section
12547 Artemisia ludoviciana  var. latiloba   "Louisiana wormwood" 1.2 mi. N
01304 Ceanothus fendleri      "Fendler's ceanothus" same section
06129 Penstemon angustifolius  var. venosus   "venied narrow-leaf beardtongue" same section
01303 Pinus edulis      "Colorado pinyon pine" same section
14356 Pinus ponderosa      "ponderosa pine" 1.2 mi. N
01302 Pinus ponderosa      "ponderosa pine" same section
10626 Pleiacanthus spinosus      "thorn skeletonweed" 1.2 mi. N


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Happy Valley (Basin) Wayne County, UT 2632 ft. N 7609  Grover 
Devils Slide (Slope) Garfield County, UT 2644 ft. SW 8209  Grover 
Chokecherry Creek (Stream) Garfield County, UT 0.6 mi. N   Grover 
Singletree Creek (Stream) Wayne County, UT 0.6 mi. N   Grover 
The Three Brothers (Range) Wayne County, UT 0.9 mi. NE 8071  Grover 
Singletree Campground (Locale) Wayne County, UT 1.2 mi. NW 8225  Grover 
Chokecherry Meadow (Flat) Garfield County, UT 1.5 mi. W 9617  Grover 
Twin Peaks (Summit) Wayne County, UT 1.8 mi. N 7704  Grover 
Lion Mountain (Summit) Wayne County, UT 2.2 mi. N 8783  Grover 
Keller Knoll (Summit) Garfield County, UT 2.2 mi. SW 9538  Lower Bowns Reservoir 
Chipmunk Spring (Spring) Garfield County, UT 2 mi. SW 10109  Grover 
Chokecherry Point (Cape) Garfield County, UT 2 mi. SW 10558  Grover 
Wildcat Ranger Station (Locale) Garfield County, UT 2.9 mi. S 8649  Lower Bowns Reservoir 
Wildcat Pasture (Flat) Garfield County, UT 2.9 mi. S 8678  Lower Bowns Reservoir 
Wildcat Creek (Stream) Garfield County, UT 3.1 mi. S   Lower Bowns Reservoir 
Larb Hollow (Valley) Garfield County, UT 2.7 mi. SE   Grover 
Pine Creek Campground (Locale) Garfield County, UT 3.4 mi. S 8613  Lower Bowns Reservoir 
Pleasant Creek Campground (Locale) Garfield County, UT 3.6 mi. S 8613  Lower Bowns Reservoir 
Rock Creek Meadow (Flat) Wayne County, UT 3.1 mi. W 10086  Grover 
Parks Pasture (Flat) Garfield County, UT 3.8 mi. S 8593  Lower Bowns Reservoir 


Taxon Links for species Potentilla bicrenata  Rydb.

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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