Utah Valley University Herbarium

Label

 
Accession # 00774 
Family
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Family
PinaceaePinaceae  
Species Picea pungens Engelm.
Common name   Colorado blue spruce
Collector(s)
R. Collins   100  
Coll. Date 12 June 1979 
Country
State/Province
County
United States
Utah
Utah
Locality past Pines Ranch, up Nebo Creek Canyon, 0.33 mi up Nebo Creek Trail;
     Elev.: 6600 ft. (2012 m.)
Habitat Notes riparian 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 39° 50'  53" N, 111° 37'  47" W
Township Range T11S, R3E, Sec. 19  
Datum Not recorded
Uncertainty Polygon diameter (with coordinate as origin): 1' (1800 m.)
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):

     Picea pungens Engelm.

     Picea parryana Sarg.

Common Name(s): blue spruce, colorado blue spruce, silver spruce.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=183307, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Coniferophyta
                    Class: Pinopsida
                        Order: Pinales
                            Family: Pinaceae
                                Genus: Picea
                                    Species: Picea pungens
                                                                                    

Images

Available images of this specimen (click to view):
specimen image: 00774s2.jpg specimen image: 00774a1.jpg specimen image: 00774b1.jpg

Images of other samples of the same species:
specimen image: 03193s2.jpg 
03193
specimen image: 03194s2.jpg 
03194
specimen image: 13642s1.jpg 
13642
specimen image: 13642b1.jpg 
13642
specimen image: 13642a1.jpg 
13642
specimen image: 13663s1.jpg 
13663
specimen image: 13663a1.jpg 
13663

Nearby Accessions


Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
00778 Arnica cordifolia      "heart-leaf arnica" same section
00779 Chaenactis douglasii      "Douglas' dusty-maiden" same section
00781 Collinsia parviflora      "maiden blue eyed Mary" same section
00777 Descurainia incisa  var. filipes  same section
00776 Physaria chambersii      "Chambers' twinpod" same section
00775 Pseudotsuga menziesii      "Douglas-fir" same section
00782 Senecio integerrimus  var. exaltatus   "Columbia ragwort" same section
00780 Viola adunca      "hook-spur violet" same section

Locale


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Beaver Dam Creek (Stream) Utah County, UT 0.6 mi. N   Payson Lakes 
Holman Creek (Stream) Utah County, UT 2877 ft. W   Payson Lakes 
Golden Ridge (Ridge) Utah County, UT 1.5 mi. S 8124  Nebo Basin 
Black Canyon (Valley) Utah County, UT 1.2 mi. W   Nebo Basin 
Upper Pasture (Flat) Utah County, UT 1.6 mi. SW 7330  Nebo Basin 
Page Fork (Stream) Utah County, UT 1.5 mi. NE   Nebo Basin 
Gods Rock Hollow (Valley) Utah County, UT 1.6 mi. NE   Spencer Canyon 
Red Rock Pasture (Flat) Utah County, UT 1.6 mi. W 6713  Nebo Basin 
Gentle Band Ridge (Ridge) Utah County, UT 2.2 mi. N 8275  Payson Lakes 
Bear Trap Ridge (Ridge) Utah County, UT 1.9 mi. W 7546  Nebo Basin 
Corral Fork (Stream) Utah County, UT 2.1 mi. SW   Nebo Basin 
Gentle Band Spring (Spring) Utah County, UT 2.4 mi. N 8212  Payson Lakes 
Soap Flat (Flat) Utah County, UT 2.9 mi. N 7848  Payson Lakes 
Summit Trail (Trail) Juab County, UT 2.9 mi. S 8317  Nebo Basin 
Salt Hollow (Valley) Utah County, UT 2.5 mi. NE   Birdseye 
Sawmill Fork (Stream) Utah County, UT 2.5 mi. SW   Nebo Basin 
Blackhawk Campground (Locale) Utah County, UT 3.1 mi. N 7881  Birdseye 
Slab Creek (Stream) Utah County, UT 2.4 mi. W   Nebo Basin 
Peery Mill Spring (Spring) Utah County, UT 3.1 mi. N 7766  Birdseye 
Tie Fork (Stream) Utah County, UT 2.7 mi. NW   Payson Lakes 

Links

Taxon Links for species Picea pungens  Engelm.

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=Picea+pungens

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