Utah Valley University Herbarium


Accession # 01303 
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Species Pinus edulis Engelm.
Common name   Colorado pinyon pine
K. Purcell   s.n.  
Coll. Date 05 October 1996 
United States
Garfield County
Locality Boulder Mt, Singletree Falls trail.
Habitat Notes pinyon-juniper, ponderosa pine 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 38° 9'  32" N, 111° 18'  42" W
Township Range T30S, R6E, Sec. 31  
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):

     Pinus edulis Engelm.

     Pinus cembroides var. edulis (Engelm.) Voss

Common Name(s): colorado pinyon, nut pine, Pin de Colorado, pinon pine, pinyon, Pinyon pine, two-leaf pinyon, twoneedle pinyon, two-needle pinyon.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=183336, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Coniferophyta
                    Class: Pinopsida
                        Order: Pinales
                            Family: Pinaceae
                                Genus: Pinus
                                    Species: Pinus edulis


Available images of this specimen (click to view):
specimen image: 01303s2.jpg

Images of other samples of the same species:
specimen image: 00737s2.jpg 
specimen image: 01270s2.jpg 
specimen image: 01429s2.jpg 
specimen image: 01822s2.jpg 
specimen image: 02079s2.jpg 
specimen image: 02230s2.jpg 
specimen image: 02486s2.jpg 
specimen image: 03082s2.jpg 
specimen image: 03195s2.jpg 
specimen image: 04903s2.jpg 
specimen image: 09208s2.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" same section
01304 Ceanothus fendleri      "Fendler's ceanothus" same section
06129 Penstemon angustifolius  var. venosus   "venied narrow-leaf beardtongue" same section
14356 Pinus ponderosa      "ponderosa pine" same section
01302 Pinus ponderosa      "ponderosa pine" same section
10626 Pleiacanthus spinosus      "thorn skeletonweed" same section
06126 Potentilla bicrenata      "round-toothed cinquefoil" same section


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 991 ft. SW 7609  Grover 
Chokecherry Creek (Stream) Garfield County, UT 2472 ft. W   Grover 
Singletree Creek (Stream) Wayne County, UT 2472 ft. W   Grover 
The Three Brothers (Range) Wayne County, UT 2805 ft. E 8071  Grover 
Twin Peaks (Summit) Wayne County, UT 1.1 mi. N 7704  Grover 
Devils Slide (Slope) Garfield County, UT 1.2 mi. SW 8209  Grover 
Singletree Campground (Locale) Wayne County, UT 1.1 mi. W 8225  Grover 
Lion Mountain (Summit) Wayne County, UT 1.9 mi. NW 8783  Grover 
Chokecherry Meadow (Flat) Garfield County, UT 2 mi. SW 9617  Grover 
Chipmunk Spring (Spring) Garfield County, UT 2.6 mi. SW 10109  Grover 
Chokecherry Point (Cape) Garfield County, UT 2.6 mi. SW 10558  Grover 
Keller Knoll (Summit) Garfield County, UT 2.9 mi. SW 9538  Lower Bowns Reservoir 
Larb Hollow (Valley) Garfield County, UT 2.8 mi. SE   Grover 
Wildcat Ranger Station (Locale) Garfield County, UT 3.6 mi. S 8649  Lower Bowns Reservoir 
Nixon Canyon (Valley) Wayne County, UT 2.9 mi. E   Grover 
Wildcat Pasture (Flat) Garfield County, UT 3.6 mi. S 8678  Lower Bowns Reservoir 
Wildcat Creek (Stream) Garfield County, UT 3.8 mi. S   Lower Bowns Reservoir 
Miners Mountain (Summit) Wayne County, UT 4 mi. N 7891  Grover 
Pine Creek Campground (Locale) Garfield County, UT 4.1 mi. S 8613  Lower Bowns Reservoir 
Rock Creek Meadow (Flat) Wayne County, UT 3.3 mi. W 10086  Grover 


Taxon Links for species Pinus edulis  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

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