Utah Valley University Herbarium


Accession # 08122 
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Species Gilia hutchinsifolia Rydb.
R. Van Buren   554  
Coll. Date 03 May 1998 
United States
Washington County
Locality NW of Harrisburg Bench, SW of Quail Creek, west of the study site.
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° 10'  12" N, 113° 24'  36" W
Township Range T41S, R14W, Sec. 34  
Datum Not recorded
Uncertainty Polygon diameter (with coordinate as origin): 30" (900 m.)
Voucher Voucher of taxa associated with Astragalus holmgreniorum, R. Van Buren, K.T. Harper 


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

     Gilia hutchinsifolia Rydb.

     Gilia leptomeria ssp. rubella (Brand) Mason & A. Grant

Common Name(s): desert pale gilia, desert pale gily-flower, Hutchin's gilia.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=31125, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Magnoliopsida
                        Subclass: Asteridae
                            Order: Solanales
                                Family: Polemoniaceae
                                    Genus: Gilia
                                        Species: Gilia hutchinsifolia


Available images of this specimen (click to view):
specimen image: 08122s2.jpg

Nearby Accessions

Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
14247 Acamptopappus sphaerocephalus      "goldenhead" 1.2 mi. N
02653 Acamptopappus sphaerocephalus      "goldenhead" 2964 ft. N
03850 Ambrosia dumosa      "common bur-sage" same section
14245 Ambrosia dumosa      "common bur-sage" 1.2 mi. N
11608 Ambrosia dumosa      "common bur-sage" same section
02814 Ambrosia salsola      "burrobush" 2964 ft. N
02812 Ambrosia salsola      "burrobush" 2964 ft. N
11619 Camissonia multijuga      "frost-stem suncup" same section
03848 Ceratoides lanata      "winterfat" same section
02816 Chaenactis carphoclinia      "pebble pincushion" 2964 ft. N
02982 Chamaesyce fendleri      "Fendler's sandmat" 1.8 mi. N
11612 Chorizanthe brevicornu  var. brevicornu   "brittle spineflower" same section
11625 Cirsium neomexicanum      "New Mexico thistle" same section
04294 Cirsium neomexicanum      "New Mexico thistle" 1.2 mi. N
02654 Cirsium neomexicanum      "New Mexico thistle" 2964 ft. N
13233 Cirsium neomexicanum      "New Mexico thistle" 2964 ft. N
13220 Cirsium neomexicanum      "New Mexico thistle" same section
04293 Cirsium neomexicanum      "New Mexico thistle" 1.2 mi. N
10166 Cryptantha fendleri      "Fendler's forget-me-not" 1.7 mi. SE
10164 Cryptantha pterocarya      "winged-nut forget-me-not" 1.7 mi. SE
04213 Cymopterus multinervatus      "purple-nerved spring parsley" 1.1 mi. N
11615 Dasyochloa pulchella      "desert fluffgrass" same section
04217 Dichelostemma pulchellum      "bluedicks" 1.1 mi. N
11618 Encelia frutescens  var. virginensis   "Virgin River brittlebush" same section
11617 Eriogonum fasciculatum  var. polifolium   "Eastern Mojave wild buckwheat" same section
02977 Eriogonum fusiforme      "Grand Valley desert trumpet" 1.8 mi. N
11620 Eriogonum fusiforme      "Grand Valley desert trumpet" same section
11613 Gaura coccinea      "scarlet beeblossom" same section
10163 Gilia inconspicua  var. sinuata  1.7 mi. SE
03847 Hilaria rigida      "big galleta" same section
03849 Krameria       "little-leaf ratany" same section
11614 Langloisia setosissima  subsp. setosissima   "Great Basin langloisia" same section
11611 Lepidium fremontii      "desert peppercress" same section
11616 Lomatium scabrum  var. tripinnatum   "rough desert parsley" same section
02975 Mentzelia       "blazingstar" 2 mi. N
02815 Mentzelia pterosperma      "winged-seed blazingstar" 2964 ft. N
11610 Mentzelia pterosperma      "winged-seed blazingstar" same section
02651 Mentzelia tricuspis     2964 ft. N
02813 Mirabilis bigelovii      "Bigelow's desert four o'clock" 2964 ft. N
04295 Penstemon ambiguus  var. laevissimus   "shrubby sand beardtongue" 1.2 mi. N
11621 Penstemon palmeri  var. palmeri   "Palmer's beardtongue" same section
03846 Psathyrotes pilifera      "hairy turtleback" same section
11623 Psorothamnus fremontii      "Fremont's dalea" same section
04216 Quercus turbinella      "Sonoran scrub oak" 1.1 mi. N
03851 Salsola tragus      "prickly Russian thistle" same section
02652 Salvia columbariae      "chia" 2964 ft. N
11609 Senecio douglasii  var. monoensis   "Mono ragwort" same section
11622 Sphaeralcea parvifolia      "small-leaf globemallow" same section
04296 Sphaeralcea parvifolia      "small-leaf globemallow" 1.2 mi. N
05769 Stephanomeria exigua      "small wirelettuce" 1.8 mi. N
14246 Tetradymia axillaris      "longspine horsebrush" 1.2 mi. N
10165 Vulpia octoflora      "sixweeks fescue" 1.7 mi. SE
14248 Xylorhiza tortifolia  var. tortifolia   "Mojave woody aster" 1.2 mi. N
11624 Yucca angustissima      "narrow-leaf yucca" same section


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Harrisburg Bench (Bench) Washington County, UT 0.8 mi. NE 3501  Harrisburg Junction 
Purgatory Flat (Flat) Washington County, UT 1.1 mi. S 2884  Harrisburg Junction 
Cottonwood Hill (Summit) Washington County, UT 1.4 mi. N 3166  Harrisburg Junction 
Harrisburg Junction (Populated Place) Washington County, UT 1.3 mi. SW 3127  Harrisburg Junction 
Cottonwood Canyon (Valley) Washington County, UT 1.6 mi. N   Harrisburg Junction 
Berry Spring (Spring) Washington County, UT 1.5 mi. E 2809  Harrisburg Junction 
Harrisburg Gap (Gap) Washington County, UT 1.7 mi. E 2792  Harrisburg Junction 
Quail Creek (Stream) Washington County, UT 1.7 mi. E   Signal Peak 
Harrisburg Canyon (Valley) Washington County, UT 1.7 mi. E   Harrisburg Junction 
Harrisburg Creek (Stream) Washington County, UT 1.8 mi. E   Harrisburg Junction 
Willow Spring (Spring) Washington County, UT 2.5 mi. S 2894  Harrisburg Junction 
Cottonwood Spring (Spring) Washington County, UT 2.1 mi. W 3084  Harrisburg Junction 
Harrisburg Flat (Flat) Washington County, UT 2.6 mi. N 3084  Harrisburg Junction 
Sand Mountain Spring (Spring) Washington County, UT 2.6 mi. S 2891  Harrisburg Junction 
Harrisburg (Populated Place) Washington County, UT 2.6 mi. N 3009  Harrisburg Junction 
Harrisburg Dome (Summit) Washington County, UT 2.9 mi. SW 2920  Harrisburg Junction 
Heath Wash (Valley) Washington County, UT 2.9 mi. NW   Signal Peak 
Leeds Creek (Stream) Washington County, UT 3.2 mi. N   Signal Peak 
Little Purgatory (Area) Washington County, UT 3.3 mi. NE 3340  Hurricane 
Water Canyon (Valley) Washington County, UT 3.8 mi. N   Signal Peak 


Taxon Links for species Gilia hutchinsifolia  Rydb.

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

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