Utah Valley University Herbarium

Label

 
Accession # 06811 
Family
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Family
PolemoniaceaePolemoniaceaePolemoniaceae  
Species Ipomopsis congesta (Hook.) V.E. Grant
Infraspecific    var. congesta 
Common name   ball-headed gilia
Collector(s)
R. Jolley   2002-8  
Coll. Date 20 May 2002 
Country
State/Province
County
United States
Utah
Sevier County
Locality on Highway 25, Gooseberry Creek road dirt road off main Highway, ca 5 miles from junction with I-70.
     Elev.: 6700 ft. (2043 m.)
Habitat Notes PJ community S facing slope, 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 38° 50'  N, 111° 44'  W
Datum Not recorded
Uncertainty Polygon diameter (with coordinate as origin): 1' (1800 m.)

Taxonomy


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

     Ipomopsis congesta ssp. congesta (Hook.) V. Grant

     Gilia burleyana A. Nels.
     Gilia congesta Hook.
     Gilia congesta var. burleyana (A. Nels.) Constance & Rollins

Common Name(s): ballhead gilia, ballhead ipomopsis, ball-head skyrocket.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=31203, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Magnoliopsida
                        Subclass: Asteridae
                            Order: Solanales
                                Family: Polemoniaceae
                                    Genus: Ipomopsis
                                        Species: Ipomopsis congesta
                                            Subspecies: Ipomopsis congesta ssp. congesta
                                                

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.
06809 Astragalus cibarius      "browse milkvetch" 1.5 mi. SW
06813 Collinsia parviflora      "maiden blue eyed Mary" same section
06812 Microsteris gracilis  var. humilior   "slender phlox" same section
06810 Penstemon abietinus      "fir-leaf beardtongue" 1.5 mi. SW
13633 Penstemon comarrhenus      "dusty beardtongue" same section
08970 Penstemon comarrhenus      "dusty beardtongue" same section

Locale


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Hoodoo Creek (Stream) Sevier County, UT 0.8 mi. N   Gooseberry Creek 
German Flat (Flat) Sevier County, UT 1 mi. SE 7241  Gooseberry Creek 
Porcupine Creek (Stream) Sevier County, UT 1.3 mi. N   Gooseberry Creek 
Gates Creek (Stream) Sevier County, UT 1.5 mi. N   Gooseberry Creek 
Brush Trail Hollow (Valley) Sevier County, UT 1.6 mi. N   Rex Reservoir 
Long Hollow (Valley) Sevier County, UT 2.7 mi. SE   Gooseberry Creek 
Gooseberry (Locale) Sevier County, UT 2.8 mi. SE 7970  Gooseberry Creek 
Twin Ponds (Lake) Sevier County, UT 2.8 mi. W 7635  Rex Reservoir 
Gooseberry Campground (Locale) Sevier County, UT 3.2 mi. SE 7855  Gooseberry Creek 
The Rocks (Pillar) Sevier County, UT 3.1 mi. W 7130  Rex Reservoir 
Sheep Creek (Stream) Sevier County, UT 3.4 mi. SE   Gooseberry Creek 
Squaw Hollow (Valley) Sevier County, UT 3.4 mi. SE   Gooseberry Creek 
Gooseberry Ranger Station (Locale) Sevier County, UT 3.5 mi. SE 7924  Gooseberry Creek 
Oak Belt Trail (Trail) Sevier County, UT 4.1 mi. N 6204  Steves Mountain 
Rex Dam (Dam) Sevier County, UT 3.8 mi. SW 7317  Rex Reservoir 
Rex Reservoir (Reservoir) Sevier County, UT 3.8 mi. SW 7313  Rex Reservoir 
Beanies Hole (Basin) Sevier County, UT 4 mi. NE 6805  Steves Mountain 
Wine Creek (Stream) Sevier County, UT 4 mi. SW   Mount Terrill 
Soldier Canyon Dam Number 2 (Dam) Sevier County, UT 4.2 mi. NW 6204  Salina 
Abes Creek (Stream) Sevier County, UT 4.1 mi. SE   Gooseberry Creek 

Links

Taxon Links for species Ipomopsis congesta  (Hook.) V.E. Grant

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=Ipomopsis+congesta

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