Utah Valley University Herbarium

Label

 
Accession # 00678 
Family
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Family
JuncaceaeJuncaceaeJuncaceae  
Species Juncus arcticus Willd.
Infraspecific    ssp. littoralis (Engelm.) Hulten
Common name   mountain rush
Collector(s)
R. Collins   352  
Coll. Date 04 July 1979 
Geography United States.  Utah.  Utah County
Locality Payson Lake Campground. 
 
Elev.: 8000 ft. (2439 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° 56'  9" N, 111° 37'  54" W
Township Range T10S, R3E, Sec. 19  
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):

     Juncus balticus var. littoralis Engelm.

     Juncus arcticus ssp. littoralis (Engelm.) HultÚn
     Juncus arcticus var. littoralis (Engelm.) Boivin

Common Name(s): Baltic rush.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=528596, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Liliopsida
                        Subclass: Commelinidae
                            Order: Juncales
                                Family: Juncaceae
                                    Genus: Juncus
                                        Species: Juncus balticus
                                            Variety: Juncus balticus var. littoralis
                                                

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.
00689 Achnatherum nelsonii  ssp. nelsonii   "Nelson's needlegrass" same section
00069 Agastache urticifolia      "nettle-leaf horse-mint" 2 mi. N
00688 Agastache urticifolia      "nettle-leaf horse-mint" same section
01974 Agoseris aurantiaca  var. purpurea   "orange agoseris" 2 mi. N
04595 Agrostis humilis      "alpine bentgrass" same section
00058 Aquilegia caerulea  var. ochroleuca   "white Colorado columbine" 2 mi. N
00925 Arnica parryi      "Parry's arnica" 2 mi. N
00692 Arrhenatherum elatius      "tall oat-grass" same section
05694 Atriplex gardneri  var. utahensis   "Utah saltbush" 1 mi. N
04591 Bromus carinatus      "California brome" same section
05693 Callitriche hermaphroditica      "northern water-starwort" 1 mi. N
00919 Calochortus nuttallii      "sego lily" 2 mi. N
00681 Cardamine cordifolia  var. cordifolia   "heart-leaf bittercress" same section
14908 Cardaria       "whitetop" 2487 ft. S
04133 Carex egglestonii      "Eggleston's sedge" 2 mi. N
00917 Carex microptera      "smallwing sedge" 2 mi. N
00684 Carex microptera      "smallwing sedge" same section
04601 Carex phaeocephala      "dunhead sedge" same section
01982 Castilleja applegatei  var. viscida   "sticky Applegate's paintbrush" 2 mi. N
00922 Castilleja rhexiifolia  var. rhexiifolia   "meadow-beauty paintbrush" 2 mi. N
00070 Castilleja sulphurea      "sulphur paintbrush" 2 mi. N
00679 Catabrosa aquatica      "water whorlgrass" same section
01975 Chaenactis douglasii      "Douglas' dusty-maiden" 2 mi. N
00690 Conium maculatum      "poison hemlock" same section
14906 Convolvulus arvensis      "field bindweed" 2732 ft. NE
14900 Crepis       "hawksbeard" 2487 ft. S
01981 Crepis acuminata      "tapertip hawksbeard" 2 mi. N
00918 Cystopteris fragilis      "brittle bladderfern" 2 mi. N
00677 Dactylis glomerata      "orchardgrass" same section
00067 Delphinium occidentale      "western larkspur" 2 mi. N
00068 Descurainia californica      "Sierra tansy mustard" 2 mi. N
00926 Epilobium angustifolium     2 mi. N
00680 Epilobium glandulosum     same section
01983 Erigeron eatonii  var. eatonii   "Eaton's fleabane" 2 mi. N
00638 Erigeron speciosus      "aspen fleabane" 1 mi. N
00660 Erigeron speciosus      "aspen fleabane" same section
00923 Erigeron subtrinervis      "three-nerved fleabane" 2 mi. N
01973 Erigeron uintahensis      "Uinta fleabane" 2 mi. N
01987 Eriogonum brevicaule  var. grayi   "Gray's wild buckwheat" 2 mi. N
00640 Eriogonum umbellatum  var. majus   "sulphur-flowered wild buckwheat" 1 mi. N
01986 Eriogonum umbellatum  var. umbellatum   "sulphur-flowered wild buckwheat" 2 mi. N
00687 Gayophytum decipiens      "deceptive groundsmoke" same section
00921 Hackelia floribunda      "many-flowered stickseed" 2 mi. N
01980 Helianthella uniflora      "one-flowered little sunflower" 2 mi. N
00645 Helianthella uniflora      "one-flowered little sunflower" same section
02783 Heracleum lanatum      "common cow parsnip" 1 mi. N
00920 Heuchera parvifolia      "little-leaf alumroot" 2 mi. N
00685 Hordeum brachyantherum  ssp. brachyantherum   "meadow barley" same section
01977 Leucopoa kingii      "spike fescue" 2 mi. N
01978 Ligusticum filicinum      "fernleaf licorice-root" 2 mi. N
01989 Lupinus argenteus  var. rubricaulis   "red-stemmed silvery lupine" 2 mi. N
14904 Mertensia       "bluebells" 2732 ft. NE
01988 Monardella odoratissima      "mountain monardella" 2 mi. N
01976 Orthocarpus tolmiei      "Tolmie's owl's-clover" 2 mi. N
00639 Orthocarpus tolmiei      "Tolmie's owl's-clover" 1 mi. N
01990 Penstemon cyananthus  var. cyananthus   "Wasatch beardtongue" 2 mi. N
00641 Penstemon subglaber      "smooth beardtongue" 1 mi. N
00915 Penstemon whippleanus      "Whipple's beardtongue" 2 mi. N
00635 Phacelia hastata      "silverleaf scorpionweed" same section
01985 Phacelia heterophylla  var. heterophylla   "Varyleaf phacelia" 2 mi. N
00642 Phleum pratense      "timothy" same section
04600 Poa pratensis      "Kentucky bluegrass" same section
02784 Polemonium foliosissimum  var. foliosissimum   "towering Jacob's-ladder" 1 mi. N
01979 Polemonium foliosissimum  var. foliosissimum   "towering Jacob's-ladder" 2 mi. N
00924 Potentilla glandulosa  var. pseudorupestris   "rock-loving sticky cinquefoil" 2 mi. N
00843 Ranunculus orthorhynchus  var. platyphyllus  same section
00643 Rorippa tenerrima      "Modoc yellowcress" 1 mi. N
00836 Rumex patientia      "patience dock" 1 mi. W
00644 Rumex salicifolius      "willow dock" same section
04378 Sanguisorba minor      "small burnet" 1 mi. N
00691 Scrophularia lanceolata      "spear-leaf figwort" same section
01984 Sedum debile      "orpine stonecrop" 2 mi. N
00072 Senecio serra  var. serra   "tall ragwort" 2 mi. N
00682 Sidalcea oregana      "Oregon checkerbloom" same section
00927 Silene douglasii      "Douglas's catchfly" 2 mi. N
00683 Tragopogon dubius      "yellow salsify" same section
14903 Trifolium       "clover" 2487 ft. S
00916 Valeriana acutiloba      "sharpleaf valerian" 2 mi. N
00686 Veronica americana      "American speedwell" same section
04351 Veronica americana      "American speedwell" same section
14902 Vicia       "vetch" 2487 ft. S
04094 Viguiera multiflora  var. multiflora   "Showy goldeneye" 2 mi. N
00071 Viguiera multiflora  var. multiflora   "Showy goldeneye" 2 mi. N
14905 Viola       "violet" 2487 ft. S

Locale


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Bennie Creek Ridge (Ridge) Utah County, UT 1075 ft. SE 8153  Payson Lakes 
Big East Reservoir (Reservoir) Utah County, UT 2094 ft. W 7848  Payson Lakes 
Big East Dam (Dam) Utah County, UT 2094 ft. W 7848  Payson Lakes 
Payson Lakes (Lake) Utah County, UT 2540 ft. W 7874  Payson Lakes 
Payson Lake Guard Station (Locale) Utah County, UT 0.8 mi. S 8061  Payson Lakes 
Box Lake (Lake) Utah County, UT 0.7 mi. W 7832  Payson Lakes 
Payson Lakes Campground (Locale) Utah County, UT 0.7 mi. SW 7970  Payson Lakes 
McClellan Lake (Reservoir) Utah County, UT 0.7 mi. W 7727  Payson Lakes 
McClellan Lake Dam (Dam) Utah County, UT 0.7 mi. W 7727  Payson Lakes 
Mud Hollow (Valley) Utah County, UT 1.1 mi. N   Birdseye 
Jones Ranch Creek (Stream) Utah County, UT 1.4 mi. NW   Payson Lakes 
Dipping Corral Spring (Spring) Utah County, UT 1.7 mi. S 8117  Payson Lakes 
Minnie Simmons Spring (Spring) Utah County, UT 1.9 mi. S 8150  Payson Lakes 
Mud Spring (Spring) Utah County, UT 2.1 mi. S 7989  Payson Lakes 
Done Ridge (Ridge) Utah County, UT 1.8 mi. SW 8271  Payson Lakes 
Deer Hollow (Valley) Utah County, UT 1.8 mi. NE   Birdseye 
Rock Spring (Spring) Utah County, UT 2.2 mi. SW 8068  Payson Lakes 
Beaver Dam Overlook (Locale) Utah County, UT 2.4 mi. SW 8622  Payson Lakes 
Amos Backbone (Ridge) Utah County, UT 2.1 mi. W 7858  Payson Lakes 
Mahogany Ridge (Ridge) Utah County, UT 2.4 mi. NE 8088  Birdseye 

Links

Taxon Links for species Juncus arcticus  Willd.

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=Juncus+arcticus

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