Utah Valley University Herbarium

Label

 
Accession # 07697 
Family
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Family
PoaceaePoaceaePoaceae  
Species Deschampsia cespitosa (L.) P. Beauv.
Infraspecific    subsp. cespitosa 
Common name   tufted hairgrass
Collector(s)
Donna M. Barnes   2845  
   with K.T. Harper, R. Jolley
Coll. Date 19 June 2002 
Country
State/Province
County
United States
Utah
Garfield County
Locality between Cedar Breaks National Monument, and Panguitch Lake.
     Elev.: 8289 ft. (2527 m.)
Habitat Notes small drainage area south of reservoir, sage-sedge 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 37° 38'  57" N, 112° 47'  10" W
Datum Not recorded
Uncertainty Not calculated

Taxonomy


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

     Deschampsia cespitosa ssp. cespitosa (L.) Beauv.

Common Name(s): tufted hairgrass.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=523960, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Liliopsida
                        Subclass: Commelinidae
                            Order: Cyperales
                                Family: Poaceae
                                    Genus: Deschampsia
                                        Species: Deschampsia cespitosa
                                            Subspecies: Deschampsia cespitosa ssp. cespitosa
                                                

Images

Available images of this specimen (click to view):
specimen image: 07697s1.jpg

Images of other samples of the same species:
specimen image: 04596s2.jpg 
04596
specimen image: 04835s1.jpg 
04835
specimen image: 07094s1.jpg 
07094
specimen image: 07222s2.jpg 
07222
specimen image: 07425s1.jpg 
07425
specimen image: 07595s1.jpg 
07595
specimen image: 07977s1.jpg 
07977
specimen image: 09109s1.jpg 
09109
specimen image: 09109f1.jpg 
09109
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15842

Nearby Accessions


Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
07692 Carex arapahoensis      "Arapaho sedge" same section
07696 Dodecatheon alpinum      "alpine shootingstar" same section
07698 Erigeron ursinus      "Bear River fleabane" same section
14302 Populus tremuloides      "quaking aspen" 1554 ft. N
07693 Potentilla diversifolia  var. diversifolia   "diverse-leaf cinquefoil" same section
14303 Ribes inerme      "whitestem gooseberry" 1554 ft. N
14301 Salix arizonica      "Arizona willow" 1554 ft. N
14300 Salix planifolia      "diamondleaf willow" 1554 ft. N
07694 Trifolium longipes  var. pygmaeum   "pygmy summer clover" same section
07695 Viola palustris      "marsh violet" same section

Locale


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Meadow Lodge Lake Dam (Dam) Iron County, UT 1402 ft. SE 9968  Brian Head 
Meadow Lodge Lake (Reservoir) Iron County, UT 1402 ft. SE 9968  Brian Head 
Louder Ranger Station (Locale) Iron County, UT 1.5 mi. N 10279  Brian Head 
Long Flat (Flat) Iron County, UT 1.5 mi. NE 10151  Brian Head 
Hancock Peak (Summit) Iron County, UT 1.7 mi. SE 10552  Brian Head 
Lowder Creek (Stream) Iron County, UT 1.7 mi. E   Brian Head 
Sidney Valley (Basin) Iron County, UT 2.7 mi. N 10043  Brian Head 
Alpine Pond Trail (Trail) Iron County, UT 2.3 mi. W 10585  Brian Head 
Alpine Pond (Lake) Iron County, UT 2.3 mi. W 10535  Brian Head 
Cedar Breaks Amphitheater (Area) Iron County, UT 2.5 mi. W 10066  Brian Head 
Chessmen Overlook (Locale) Iron County, UT 2.7 mi. SW 10483  Brian Head 
Columbine Ridge (Ridge) Iron County, UT 2.6 mi. W 9869  Brian Head 
North View (Populated Place) Iron County, UT 2.7 mi. W 10440  Brian Head 
Sunset View (Locale) Iron County, UT 3 mi. SW 10361  Navajo Lake 
Red Desert (Plain) Iron County, UT 3.2 mi. SE 9663  Henrie Knolls 
Columbine Canyon (Valley) Iron County, UT 3 mi. W   Brian Head 
Sidney Peaks (Summit) Iron County, UT 3.7 mi. N 10847  Brian Head 
Mammoth Summit (Summit) Iron County, UT 3.1 mi. W 10440  Brian Head 
Brian Head (Summit) Iron County, UT 3.3 mi. NW 11306  Brian Head 
The Craters (Crater) Iron County, UT 3.6 mi. SW 10210  Navajo Lake 

Links

Taxon Links for species Deschampsia cespitosa  (L.) P. Beauv.

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=Deschampsia+cespitosa

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