Utah Valley University Herbarium

Label

 
Accession # 06797 
Family
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Family
ComandraceaeSantalaceaeSantalaceae  
Species Comandra umbellata (L.) Nutt.
Infraspecific    var. pallida (A. DC.) M.E. Jones
Collector(s)
R. Jolley   2002-9  
   with B. Jolley
Coll. Date 25 May 2002 
Country
State/Province
County
United States
Utah
Garfield County
Locality Death Hollow Trail, before the drop into Death Hollow, Grand Staircase Escalante National Monument,
     Elev.: 6099 ft. (1859 m.)
Habitat Notes sandy soil. 
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 37° 53'  N, 111° 33'  W
Datum Not recorded
Uncertainty Polygon diameter (with coordinate as origin): 1' (1800 m.)

Taxonomy


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

     Comandra umbellata ssp. pallida (A. DC.) Piehl

     Comandra pallida A. DC.
     Comandra umbellata var. angustifolia (A. DC.) Torr.
     Comandra umbellata var. pallida (A. DC.) M.E. Jones

Common Name(s): bastard toadflax, bastard-toadflax, common toadflax, pale bastard toadflax, pine bastard toadflax.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=523879, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Magnoliopsida
                        Subclass: Rosidae
                            Order: Santalales
                                Family: Santalaceae
                                    Genus: Comandra
                                        Species: Comandra umbellata
                                            Subspecies: Comandra umbellata ssp. pallida
                                                

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.
06798 Arenaria fendleri  var. fendleri   "Fendler's sandwort" 1.5 mi. NW
06799 Erigeron pumilus  var. condensatus   "Great Basin shaggy fleabane" 1.5 mi. NW
06805 Hymenopappus filifolius  var. cinereus   "common woollywhite" 1.5 mi. NW
06803 Hymenoxys acaulis  var. arizonica   "Arizona four-nerve daisy" 1.5 mi. NW
06801 Lepidium montanum  var. jonesii   "Jones' pepperwort" 1.5 mi. NW
06817 Mimulus guttatus      "common monkeyflower" same section
06815 Oenothera pallida  var. pallida   "pale evening primrose" 1.5 mi. NW
06802 Plantago patagonica      "Patagonia plantain" 1.5 mi. NW
06804 Poliomintha incana      "frosted mint" 1.5 mi. NW
06800 Psoralidium lanceolatum  var. lanceolatum  1.5 mi. NW
06814 Townsendia incana      "silvery Townsend-daisy" 1.5 mi. NW
06816 Vicia americana  var. americana   "American vetch" same section

Locale


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Sulphur Spring (Spring) Garfield County, UT 0.7 mi. S 6211  Escalante 
Right Fork Death Hollow (Valley) Garfield County, UT 0.9 mi. W   Roger Peak 
King Bench (Bench) Garfield County, UT 1.8 mi. NE 6847  Roger Peak 
King Ranch (Locale) Garfield County, UT 2.4 mi. NE 6746  Roger Peak 
Lake Creek (Stream) Garfield County, UT 2.9 mi. NE   Roger Peak 
Salt Gulch (Valley) Garfield County, UT 2.7 mi. NE   Roger Peak 
Big Hollow (Valley) Garfield County, UT 2.8 mi. E   Boulder Town 
Slickrock Saddle Bench (Bench) Garfield County, UT 3.2 mi. SE 6532  Escalante 
Water Hollow (Valley) Garfield County, UT 3.7 mi. N   Roger Peak 
Sweetwater Creek (Stream) Garfield County, UT 3.2 mi. SE   Roger Peak 
Slickrock Saddle (Gap) Garfield County, UT 3.8 mi. SE 6444  Escalante 
Boulder Mail Trail (Trail) Garfield County, UT 4.5 mi. S 6365  Escalante 
Mount Ogden (Summit) Garfield County, UT 4.2 mi. NE 7805  Roger Peak 
Phipps-Death Hollow Outstanding Natural Area (Area) Garfield County, UT 5.1 mi. SE 6532  Escalante 
Antone Flat (Flat) Garfield County, UT 5.4 mi. S 6414  Escalante 
Roundy Ranch (Locale) Garfield County, UT 4.8 mi. SW 6306  Wide Hollow Reservoir 

Links

Taxon Links for species Comandra umbellata  (L.) Nutt.

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=Comandra+umbellata

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