Utah Valley University Herbarium

Label

 
Accession # 07056 
Family
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Family
LamiaceaeLamiaceaeLamiaceae  
Species Mentha arvensis L.
Common name   wild mint
Collector(s)
K.T. Harper   2002-98  
Coll. Date 20 August 2002 
Country
State/Province
County
United States
Utah
Sanpete County
Locality Palisade State Park Reservoir.
     Elev.: 5700 ft. (1738 m.)
Habitat Notes on muds of receeding reservoir. 
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° 12'  10" N, 111° 39'  32" W
Township Range T18S, R2E, Sec. 35  
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):

     Mentha arvensis L.

     Mentha arvensis auct. non L.
     Mentha arvensis ssp. borealis (Michx.) Taylor & MacBryde
     Mentha arvensis var. canadensis (L.) Kuntze
     Mentha arvensis var. glabrata (Benth.) Fern.
     Mentha arvensis ssp. haplocalyx Briq.
     Mentha arvensis var. lanata Piper
     Mentha arvensis var. sativa auct. non Benth.
     Mentha arvensis var. villosa (Benth.) S.R. Stewart
     Mentha canadensis L.
     Mentha gentilis L.
     Mentha glabrior (Hook.) Rydb.
     Mentha penardii (Briq.) Rydb.

Common Name(s): field mint, wild mint, wild mint.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=565302, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Magnoliopsida
                        Subclass: Asteridae
                            Order: Lamiales
                                Family: Lamiaceae
                                    Genus: Mentha
                                        Species: Mentha arvensis
                                                                                            

Images

Available images of this specimen (click to view):
specimen image: 07056s1.jpg

Images of other samples of the same species:
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03384
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03385
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03803
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04472
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07903
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Nearby Accessions


Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
06908 Castilleja exilis     same section
07059 Cichorium intybus      "chicory" same section
06911 Eleocharis acicularis      "needle spikerush" same section
06910 Machaeranthera canescens      "gray tansy aster" same section
11280 Polygonum amphibium      "water knotweed" 2524 ft. E
07057 Polygonum amphibium      "water knotweed" same section
06903 Potamogeton pectinatus     same section
06905 Ranunculus aquatilis  var. diffusus  same section
06907 Sagittaria cuneata      "northern arrowhead" same section
07058 Symphyotrichum spathulatum      "western mountain aster" same section
07060 Xanthium strumarium  var. canadense   "Canada cocklebur" same section

Locale


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Palisade Campground (Locale) Sanpete County, UT 602 ft. E 5958  Sterling 
Morrison Mine (Mine) Sanpete County, UT 1750 ft. E 6270  Sterling 
Sixmile Canyon (Valley) Sanpete County, UT 1995 ft. W   Black Mountain 
Palisade State Boating Park (Park) Sanpete County, UT 2271 ft. NW 5922  Sterling 
Funk Canyon (Valley) Sanpete County, UT 2347 ft. SW   Black Mountain 
Palisade Lake Dam (Dam) Sanpete County, UT 0.7 mi. W 5873  Sterling 
Palisade Lake (Reservoir) Sanpete County, UT 0.7 mi. W 5873  Sterling 
Six-Mile Wildlife Management Area (Park) Sanpete County, UT 1.6 mi. S 6555  Sterling 
Lake Canal (Canal) Sanpete County, UT 1.6 mi. N 5663  Sterling 
Snows Canyon (Valley) Sanpete County, UT 1.4 mi. SW   Black Mountain 
Forbush Cove (Basin) Sanpete County, UT 1.5 mi. SE 7468  Sterling 
Manti Dump Wildlife Management Area (Park) Sanpete County, UT 1.7 mi. NE 6405  Sterling 
Rattlesnake Peak (Summit) Sanpete County, UT 1.9 mi. E 8544  Black Mountain 
Sterling (Populated Place) Sanpete County, UT 1.9 mi. W 5578  Sterling 
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (Church) Sanpete County, UT 1.9 mi. W 5571  Sterling 
Danish Field Creek (Stream) Sanpete County, UT 2.5 mi. N   Manti 
Sanpete Valley (Valley) Sanpete County, UT 2.5 mi. N   Fairview 
Sterling Cemetery (Cemetery) Sanpete County, UT 2.2 mi. W 5535  Sterling 
Manti Meadows Waterfowl Management Area (Park) Sanpete County, UT 2.9 mi. N 5453  Sterling 
Ninemile State Wildlife Management Area (Park) Sanpete County, UT 3.1 mi. S 6674  Sterling 

Links

Taxon Links for species Mentha arvensis  L.

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=Mentha+arvensis

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