Utah Valley University Herbarium

Label

 
Accession # 00793 
Family
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Family
RanunculaceaeRanunculaceaeRanunculaceae  
Species Ranunculus cymbalaria Pursh
Common name   alkali buttercup
Collector(s)
R. Collins   164  
Coll. Date 19 June 1979 
Country
State/Province
County
United States
Utah
Juab County
Locality up Criss Creek Canyon, 14 mi. S of Levan, near creek, past first cattle guard.
     Elev.: 6000 ft. (1829 m.)
Habitat Notes riparian, roadside 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° 25'  15" N, 111° 50'  48" W
Township Range T16S, R1E, Sec. 18  
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).

Taxonomy


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

     Ranunculus cymbalaria Pursh

     Cyrtorhyncha cymbalaria ssp. alpina (Hook.) A.& D. Löve
     Halerpestes cymbalaria (Pursh) Greene
     Halerpestes cymbalaria ssp. saximontana (Fern.) Moldenke
     Ranunculus cymbalaria var. alpinus Hook.
     Ranunculus cymbalaria ssp. saximontanus (Fern.) Thorne
     Ranunculus cymbalaria var. saximontanus Fern.
     Ranunculus cymbalaria var. typicus L. Benson

Common Name(s): alkali buttercup, shore buttercup.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=18600, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Magnoliopsida
                        Subclass: Magnoliidae
                            Order: Ranunculales
                                Family: Ranunculaceae
                                    Genus: Ranunculus
                                        Species: Ranunculus cymbalaria
                                                                                            

Images

Available images of this specimen (click to view):
specimen image: 00793s1.jpg

Images of other samples of the same species:
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00265
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00269
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00458
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00896
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01199
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03436
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03610
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03894
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05126
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05797
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06005
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06438
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11838

Nearby Accessions


Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
00790 Mimulus guttatus      "common monkeyflower" same section
00789 Pascopyrum smithii      "western wheatgrass" same section
00792 Veronica americana      "American speedwell" same section

Locale


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Beckers Hollow (Valley) Juab County, UT 1.4 mi. SE   Chriss Canyon 
North Fork Little Salt Creek (Stream) Juab County, UT 2.7 mi. N   Chriss Canyon 
Deer Gulch (Valley) Juab County, UT 3.3 mi. N   Chriss Canyon 
Bear Canyon (Valley) Juab County, UT 3 mi. NE   Chriss Canyon 
Little Red Hill (Summit) Juab County, UT 3.1 mi. NE 6726  Chriss Canyon 
Skinner Peaks (Summit) Juab County, UT 3.2 mi. W 6362  Skinner Peaks 
Chriss Canyon (Valley) Juab County, UT 3.8 mi. W   Chriss Canyon 
Cold Spring (Spring) Juab County, UT 4.5 mi. NE 8038  Chriss Canyon 
Cold Spring Flat (Flat) Juab County, UT 4.6 mi. NE 8045  Chriss Canyon 
Cedar Ridge (Ridge) Juab County, UT 4.7 mi. SW 5387  Skinner Peaks 
Cedar Ridge (Ridge) Sanpete County, UT 6.2 mi. SW 5522  Hells Kitchen Canyon SW 

Links

Taxon Links for species Ranunculus cymbalaria  Pursh

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=Ranunculus+cymbalaria

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