Utah Valley University Herbarium

Label

 
Accession # 07868 
Family
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Family
OnagraceaeOnagraceaeOnagraceae  
Species Gayophytum diffusum Torr. & Gray
Common name   spreading groundsmoke
Collector(s)
Donna M. Barnes   3063  
   with K. Barnes
Coll. Date 07 August 2002 
Geography United States.  Utah.  Summit County
Locality N of Millhollow Reservoir, creek drainage. 
 
Elev.: 8754 ft. (2669 m.)
Habitat Notes Phalaris-willow community, wet stream bank. 
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 40° 29'  N, 111° 6'  W
Datum Not recorded
Uncertainty Polygon diameter (with coordinate as origin): 1' (1800 m.)

Taxonomy


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

     Gayophytum diffusum Torr. & Gray

Common Name(s): bigflower groundsmoke, spreading groundsmoke.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=27671, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Magnoliopsida
                        Subclass: Rosidae
                            Order: Myrtales
                                Family: Onagraceae
                                    Genus: Gayophytum
                                        Species: Gayophytum diffusum
                                                                                            

Images

Available images of this specimen (click to view):
specimen image: 07868s1.jpg

Images of other samples of the same species:
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08780
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09045
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12907
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12907

Nearby Accessions


Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
07889 Agoseris glauca  var. cronquistii   "Cronquist's mountain dandelion" 1.4 mi. SE
07892 Androsace septentrionalis      "pygmy-flowered rockjasmine" 1.4 mi. SE
07871 Cardamine cordifolia  var. cordifolia   "heart-leaf bittercress" same section
07860 Carex utriculata      "Northwest Territory sedge" same section
07858 Castilleja miniata      "giant red Indian paintbrush" same section
07870 Catabrosa aquatica      "water whorlgrass" same section
07861 Cerastium fontanum  ssp. vulgare   "big mouse-ear chickweed" same section
07894 Chenopodium glaucum  var. salinum  1.4 mi. SE
07856 Cirsium arvense      "Canada thistle" same section
07857 Cirsium pulcherrimum      "Wyoming thistle" same section
07888 Descurainia californica      "Sierra tansy mustard" 1.4 mi. SE
07893 Draba albertina      "slender draba" 1.4 mi. SE
07887 Epilobium alpinum  var. alpinum  1.4 mi. SE
07867 Galium multiflorum  var. multiflorum  same section
07874 Geum macrophyllum  var. perincisum   "large-leaf avens" same section
07859 Juncus ensifolius  var. montanus  same section
X0233 Lemna minor      "common duckweed" same section
05318 Lithophragma glabrum      "bulbous woodland-star" 1.4 mi. SE
07876 Marchantia polymorpha     same section
07890 Microsteris gracilis  var. humilior   "slender phlox" 1.4 mi. SE
07872 Mimulus tilingii      "Tiling's monkeyflower" same section
05323 Noccaea montana  var. montana   "alpine pennycress" 1.4 mi. SE
07891 Noccaea montana  var. montana   "alpine pennycress" 1.4 mi. SE
07885 Orthocarpus tolmiei      "Tolmie's owl's-clover" 1.4 mi. SE
05321 Ranunculus alismifolius  var. montanus   "waterplantain buttercup" 1.4 mi. SE
05320 Ranunculus cardiophyllus      "heart-leaf buttercup" 1.4 mi. SE
07886 Ranunculus inamoenus      "graceful buttercup" 1.4 mi. SE
07862 Ribes aureum      "golden currant" same section
07863 Ribes inerme      "whitestem gooseberry" same section
07864 Senecio crocatus      "saffron ragwort" same section
07884 Senecio eremophilus  var. kingii   "King's ragwort" 1.4 mi. SE
07873 Stellaria umbellata      "umbrella starwort" same section
07869 Symphoricarpos oreophilus  var. utahensis   "Utah snowberry" same section
07865 Symphyotrichum foliaceum  var. parryi   "Parry's aster" same section
07882 Thalictrum fendleri      "Fendler's meadow-rue" 1.4 mi. SE
07866 Trifolium repens      "white clover" same section
07883 Trisetum spicatum      "spike trisetum" 1.4 mi. SE
07875 Veronica americana      "American speedwell" same section

Locale


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Mill Hollow Campground (Locale) Wasatch County, UT 2477 ft. N 8898  Wolf Creek Summit 
Mill Hollow Reservoir (Reservoir) Wasatch County, UT 0.6 mi. N 8806  Wolf Creek Summit 
Mill Hollow Dam (Dam) Wasatch County, UT 0.6 mi. N 8836  Wolf Creek Summit 
Mill Hollow Granite School Center (School) Wasatch County, UT 0.7 mi. SE 8869  Wolf Creek Summit 
Duchesne Ridge (Ridge) Wasatch County, UT 1.1 mi. S 9666  Wolf Creek Summit 
East Fork Mill Hollow (Valley) Wasatch County, UT 1.2 mi. NE   Wolf Creek Summit 
Yellow Lake (Lake) Wasatch County, UT 1.4 mi. S 9761  Wolf Creek Summit 
Campbell Hollow (Valley) Wasatch County, UT 1.3 mi. NE   Wolf Creek Summit 
Mill Hollow Guard Station (Locale) Wasatch County, UT 1.3 mi. NE 8511  Wolf Creek Summit 
Sandstone Basin (Basin) Wasatch County, UT 1.9 mi. SE 9256  Wolf Creek Summit 
Shale Ridge (Ridge) Wasatch County, UT 2 mi. S 9669  Wolf Creek Summit 
Corral Hollow (Valley) Wasatch County, UT 2.6 mi. S   Wolf Creek Summit 
Camp Hollow (Valley) Wasatch County, UT 2.7 mi. S   Wolf Creek Summit 
Little West Fork (Stream) Wasatch County, UT 2.9 mi. S   Heber Mountain 
Willow Creek (Stream) Wasatch County, UT 2.6 mi. NW   Soapstone Basin 
Beef Pasture (Area) Wasatch County, UT 2.9 mi. S 8458  Wolf Creek Summit 
Mill Hollow (Valley) Wasatch County, UT 2.7 mi. NE   Heber Mountain 
Pass Creek (Stream) Wasatch County, UT 2.9 mi. S   Wolf Creek Summit 
Lake Fork (Stream) Wasatch County, UT 2.8 mi. SW   Heber Mountain 
Death Hollow (Valley) Wasatch County, UT 2.9 mi. SW   Wolf Creek Summit 

Links

Taxon Links for species Gayophytum diffusum  Torr. & Gray

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=Gayophytum+diffusum

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