Utah Valley University Herbarium

Label

 
Accession # 07275 
Family
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Family
ChenopodiaceaeAmaranthaceaeChenopodiaceae  
Species Bassia hyssopifolia (Pall.) Kuntz
Common name   fivehorn smotherweed
Collector(s)
K.T. Harper   2002-142  
   with C.S. Harper
Coll. Date 18 September 2002 
Country
State/Province
County
United States
Utah
Grand County
Locality I-80 ca 20 mi E of Wendover, on shoulder of road.
    
Habitat Notes Barren salt flats on all sides. 
Datum Not recorded
Uncertainty Not calculated

Taxonomy


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

     Bassia hyssopifolia (Pallas) Kuntz

     Echinopsilon hyssopifolius (Pallas) Moq.
     Kochia hyssopifolia (Pallas) Schrad.

Common Name(s): fivehook bassia, fivehorn smotherweed, smother weed, smotherweed.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=20588, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Magnoliopsida
                        Subclass: Caryophyllidae
                            Order: Caryophyllales
                                Family: Chenopodiaceae
                                    Genus: Bassia
                                        Species: Bassia hyssopifolia
                                                                                            

Images

Available images of this specimen (click to view):
specimen image: 07275s1.jpg

Images of other samples of the same species:
specimen image: 05596s1.jpg 
05596
specimen image: 07845s2.jpg 
07845
specimen image: 14078s1.jpg 
14078
specimen image: 14078d1.jpg 
14078
specimen image: 14078c1.jpg 
14078
specimen image: 14078b1.jpg 
14078
specimen image: 14078a1.jpg 
14078

Nearby Accessions

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Links

Taxon Links for species Bassia hyssopifolia  (Pall.) Kuntz

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=Bassia+hyssopifolia

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