Utah Valley University Herbarium

Label

 
Accession # 00896 
Family
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Family
RanunculaceaeRanunculaceaeRanunculaceae  
Species Ranunculus cymbalaria Pursh
Common name   alkali buttercup
Collector(s)
R. Collins   293  
Coll. Date 05 June 1979 
Country
State/Province
County
United States
Utah
Sanpete
Locality San Pitch Mts, near Moroni Guard Station, at spring in Moores Canyon.
    
Habitat Notes aspen forests, clearings. 
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° 35'  10" N, 111° 42'  16" W
Township Range T14S, R2E, Sec. 21  
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):
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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.
00808 Agastache urticifolia      "nettle-leaf horse-mint" same section
00891 Bromus carinatus      "California brome" same section
00892 Cardaria draba  var. draba   "whitetop" same section
00894 Carex microptera      "smallwing sedge" same section
00859 Castilleja chromosa      "common paintbrush" 1 mi. N
00592 Castilleja sulphurea      "sulphur paintbrush" same section
00591 Ceanothus velutinus      "snowbrush ceanothus" same section
00862 Cirsium subniveum      "snowy thistle" 1 mi. N
00816 Collomia grandiflora      "grand collomia" 1.4 mi. SW
00768 Cornus sericea      "redosier dogwood" 1.4 mi. SW
00805 Crepis occidentalis  var. costata   "western hawksbeard" 1 mi. N
00861 Cryptantha flavoculata      "rough-seeded cat's eye" 1 mi. N
00893 Cryptantha gracilis      "narrow-stemmed forget-me-not" same section
00763 Dactylis glomerata      "orchardgrass" 1.4 mi. SW
00812 Descurainia californica      "Sierra tansy mustard" 1.4 mi. SW
00625 Descurainia californica      "Sierra tansy mustard" same section
00815 Descurainia californica      "Sierra tansy mustard" 1.4 mi. SW
00889 Elymus trachycaulus  ssp. trachycaulus   "slender wheatgrass" same section
00590 Epilobium angustifolium     same section
00661 Epilobium brachycarpum      "tall annual willowherb" same section
00765 Erigeron flagellaris      "trailing fleabane" 1.4 mi. SW
01614 Erysimum capitatum  var. capitatum   "sand dune wallflower" 2 mi. N
00594 Eucephalus engelmannii      "Engelmann's aster" same section
00766 Geum macrophyllum  var. perincisum   "large-leaf avens" 1.4 mi. SW
00773 Hackelia floribunda      "many-flowered stickseed" 1 mi. W
00588 Iliamna rivularis      "streambank wild hollyhock" same section
00769 Lathyrus pauciflorus  var. utahensis   "Utah few-flowered pea" 1.4 mi. SW
00890 Lupinus sericeus  var. barbiger   "bearded silky lupine" same section
00771 Lupinus sericeus  var. barbiger   "bearded silky lupine" 1 mi. W
00767 Mimulus guttatus      "common monkeyflower" 1.4 mi. SW
00814 Penstemon subglaber      "smooth beardtongue" 1.4 mi. SW
00593 Penstemon subglaber      "smooth beardtongue" same section
00860 Petradoria pumila  var. pumila   "common rock goldenrod" 1 mi. N
00772 Poa pratensis      "Kentucky bluegrass" 1 mi. W
00762 Rubus parviflorus      "thimbleberry" 1.4 mi. SW
00810 Rudbeckia occidentalis      "western coneflower" 1.4 mi. SW
00809 Scrophularia lanceolata      "spear-leaf figwort" 1.4 mi. SW
00813 Sedum debile      "orpine stonecrop" 1.4 mi. SW
00806 Senecio multilobatus      "lobeleaf groundsel" same section
00662 Senecio serra  var. serra   "tall ragwort" same section
00833 Swertia radiata     same section
00888 Tragopogon dubius      "yellow salsify" same section
00895 Veronica americana      "American speedwell" same section
00811 Veronica americana      "American speedwell" 1.4 mi. SW
00589 Viguiera multiflora      "showy goldeneye" same section
00764 Viola adunca      "hook-spur violet" 1.4 mi. SW
00770 Viola canadensis      "Canadian white violet" 1.4 mi. SW
04113 Viola canadensis      "Canadian white violet" 1.4 mi. SW
00807 Wyethia amplexicaulis      "mule's ears" same section
00607 Wyethia amplexicaulis      "mule's ears" same section

Locale


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Joe Spring (Spring) Sanpete County, UT 2056 ft. S 8501  Fountain Green South 
Moroni Ranger Station (Locale) Sanpete County, UT 2555 ft. W 8695  Fountain Green South 
Rock Spring (Spring) Sanpete County, UT 0.6 mi. NE 8298  Fountain Green South 
Hamburger Lake (Lake) Sanpete County, UT 0.9 mi. SE 7970  Fountain Green South 
Minnie Spring Hollow (Valley) Juab County, UT 1 mi. SW   Fountain Green South 
Minnie Spring (Spring) Juab County, UT 0.9 mi. W 8330  Fountain Green South 
Dutchman Flat (Flat) Sanpete County, UT 1.2 mi. SE 7678  Fountain Green South 
Tidds Ridge (Ridge) Sanpete County, UT 1.1 mi. NE 8337  Fountain Green South 
Moroni District Ranger Station (Locale) Juab County, UT 1.1 mi. SW 8321  Fountain Green South 
Dandelion Flat (Flat) Sanpete County, UT 1.1 mi. E 7678  Fountain Green South 
Hog Gulch (Valley) Juab County, UT 1.6 mi. SW   Fountain Green South 
Buck Hollow (Valley) Juab County, UT 1.8 mi. SW   Fountain Green South 
South Flat (Flat) Sanpete County, UT 2 mi. NE 8245  Fountain Green South 
Cool Spring (Spring) Sanpete County, UT 2.2 mi. N 9033  Fountain Green South 
Middle Fork Maple Canyon (Valley) Sanpete County, UT 2.2 mi. S   Fountain Green South 
Maple Canyon Campground (Locale) Sanpete County, UT 2.2 mi. S 6893  Fountain Green South 
Left Fork Maple Canyon (Valley) Sanpete County, UT 2.3 mi. S   Fountain Green South 
Right Fork Maple Canyon (Valley) Sanpete County, UT 2.3 mi. S   Fountain Green South 
North Flat (Flat) Sanpete County, UT 2.8 mi. N 8554  Fountain Green North 
Moore Canyon (Valley) Juab County, UT 2.4 mi. SW   Fountain Green South 

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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