Utah Valley University Herbarium

Label

 
Accession # 08273 
Family
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Family
BoraginaceaeBoraginaceaeBoraginaceae  
Species Cryptantha gracilis Osterh.
Common name   narrow-stemmed forget-me-not
Collector(s)
Donna M. Barnes   3155  
   with K.T. Harper
Coll. Date 28 April 2003 
Country
State/Province
County
United States
Utah
Washington
Locality South Ash Creek vicinity, along FR 037, ca. 3.5 road miles NW of the Browse Exit of I-15;
     Elev.: 5474 ft. (1669 m.)
Habitat Notes chaparral 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° 21'  14.2" N, 113° 19'  40.3" W
Datum WGS84 
Uncertainty Polygon diameter (with coordinate as origin): GPS
Georef. Notes This coordinate was obtained by a GPS unit and an error estimate was not recorded by the user. However due to the accuracy of most units, a polygon diameter between 25 and 250 meters could reasonably be assumed.

Taxonomy


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

     Cryptantha gracilis Osterhout

Common Name(s): narrowstem catseye, narrowstem cryptantha, narrowstem pick-me-not.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=31813, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Magnoliopsida
                        Subclass: Asteridae
                            Order: Lamiales
                                Family: Boraginaceae
                                    Genus: Cryptantha
                                        Species: Cryptantha gracilis
                                                                                            

Images

Available images of this specimen (click to view):
specimen image: 08273s2.jpg

Images of other samples of the same species:
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05101
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08393
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09431
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09459
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10580
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11708
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Nearby Accessions


Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
11574 Abronia fragrans      "snowball sand verbena" 1663 ft. SW
11582 Agropyron desertorum      "desert wheatgrass" 1663 ft. SW
11571 Arctostaphylos pringlei      "Pringle manzanita" same section
14204 Arctostaphylos pringlei      "Pringle manzanita" 745 ft. SW
14208 Artemisia tridentata  var. vaseyana   "Vasey's big sagebrush" 745 ft. SW
08269 Astragalus amphioxys  var. amphioxys   "crescent milkvetch" 1 mi. NE
14216 Brickellia californica      "California brickellbush" 2982 ft. N
08263 Castilleja chromosa      "common paintbrush" 1 mi. NE
11576 Ceanothus greggii  var. vestitus   "Mojave ceanothus" 1663 ft. SW
14207 Ceanothus greggii  var. vestitus   "Mojave ceanothus" 745 ft. SW
14215 Cercocarpus montanus      "alderleaf mountain mahogany" 2982 ft. N
10622 Chenopodium botrys      "Jerusalem oak goosefoot" 2982 ft. N
14212 Chrysothamnus scopulorum     2982 ft. N
11578 Comandra umbellata  var. pallida  1663 ft. SW
11577 Cryptantha confertiflora      "basin yellow cat's eye" 1663 ft. SW
11562 Cryptantha micrantha      "purple-rooted forget-me-not" 1.6 mi. SW
08272 Cryptantha micrantha      "purple-rooted forget-me-not" same section
11566 Cryptantha pterocarya  var. cycloptera   "winged-nut forget-me-not" 1.6 mi. SW
08271 Cryptantha pterocarya  var. pterocarya   "winged-nut forget-me-not" same section
08264 Cymopterus purpureus  var. purpureus   "purple spring parsley" 1 mi. NE
11583 Dalea searlsiae      "Searls' prairie clover" 717 ft. SW
11548 Dichelostemma pulchellum     1.6 mi. SW
11560 Dimorphocarpa wislizeni      "Wislizen's spectacle pod" 1.6 mi. SW
14210 Ericameria linearifolia      "narrow-leaf goldenbush" 745 ft. SW
11587 Erigeron eatonii  var. eatonii   "Eaton's fleabane" 1663 ft. SW
11584 Erigeron pumilus  var. concinnus   "western shaggy fleabane" 717 ft. SW
11572 Erigeron utahensis  var. utahensis   "Utah fleabane" 1663 ft. SW
11570 Eriodictyon angustifolium      "narrow-leaf yerba santa" same section
11567 Eriodictyon angustifolium      "narrow-leaf yerba santa" 1.6 mi. SW
14203 Eriodictyon angustifolium      "narrow-leaf yerba santa" 745 ft. SW
10912 Eriodictyon angustifolium      "narrow-leaf yerba santa" 2133 ft. SW
15276 Eriodictyon angustifolium      "narrow-leaf yerba santa" 2285 ft. SW
14211 Eriogonum umbellatum  var. subaridum   "sulphur-flowered wild buckwheat" 745 ft. SW
15267 Fraxinus anomala      "single-leaf ash" 1.3 mi. NE
14214 Fraxinus anomala      "single-leaf ash" 2982 ft. N
14219 Fraxinus velutina      "velvet ash" same section
10913 Garrya flavescens      "ashy silktassel" 2133 ft. SW
14206 Garrya flavescens      "ashy silktassel" 745 ft. SW
08270 Gilia brecciarum  ssp. brecciarum   "Nevada gilia" same section
08265 Gilia ophthalmoides      "eyed gilia" 1 mi. NE
14209 Gutierrezia microcephala      "matchweed" 745 ft. SW
11575 Hesperostipa comata  ssp. comata   "needle and thread" 1663 ft. SW
11586 Heuchera parvifolia      "little-leaf alumroot" 1663 ft. SW
11561 Hymenopappus filifolius  var. tomentosus   "hairy woollywhite" 1.6 mi. SW
08262 Lepidium densiflorum  var. densiflorum   "common pepperweed" 1 mi. NE
11564 Linanthus dichotomus      "eveningsnow" 1.6 mi. SW
08266 Lomatium dissectum  var. eatonii   "carrotleaf biscuitroot" 1 mi. NE
08267 Lomatium nevadense  var. parishii   "Parish's biscuitroot" 1 mi. NE
11573 Lomatium parryi      "Parry's desert parsley" 1663 ft. SW
11579 Lotus plebeius      "New Mexico bird's-foot trefoil" 1663 ft. SW
08274 Microsteris gracilis  var. humilior   "slender phlox" same section
11588 Oenothera californica      "California evening primrose" 1663 ft. SW
11581 Oenothera cespitosa  var. marginata   "tufted evening primrose" 1663 ft. SW
11559 Oenothera deltoides  var. decumbens  1.6 mi. SW
11580 Orobanche fasciculata      "clustered broomrape" 1663 ft. SW
11569 Penstemon eatonii  var. undosus  same section
11585 Penstemon higginsii      "Higgins' beardtongue" 717 ft. SW
11563 Phacelia ivesiana      "Ives' scorpionweed" 1.6 mi. SW
14217 Phlox austromontana      "southern phlox" 2982 ft. N
11590 Phlox austromontana  var. austromontana   "creeping southern phlox" 1663 ft. SW
08261 Pinus monophylla      "single-leaf pinyon pine" same section
14213 Purshia tridentata      "antelope bitterbrush" 2982 ft. N
14205 Quercus turbinella      "Sonoran scrub oak" 745 ft. SW
14218 Rubus leucodermis      "western raspberry" same section
11568 Rumex venosus      "veiny dock" 1.6 mi. SW
14220 Salix lasiolepis      "arroyo willow" same section
11589 Smilacina stellata     1663 ft. SW
11565 Streptanthella longirostris      "long-beaked streptanthella" 1.6 mi. SW

Locale


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Harmon Creek (Stream) Washington County, UT 0.8 mi. N   Signal Peak 
Mill Creek (Stream) Washington County, UT 0.8 mi. N   New Harmony 
Beatty Hill (Summit) Washington County, UT 1.3 mi. S 4846  Pintura 
Chimney Hill (Summit) Washington County, UT 1.1 mi. W 6175  Pintura 
Deer Spring (Spring) Washington County, UT 1.5 mi. N 5850  Pintura 
Dry Lake (Lake) Washington County, UT 1.7 mi. N 5807  New Harmony 
Coal Hill (Summit) Washington County, UT 2 mi. N 6578  New Harmony 
Blake Harmon Trail (Trail) Washington County, UT 1.9 mi. W 6651  Pintura 
Coal Hill Ridge (Ridge) Washington County, UT 2.6 mi. N 6053  New Harmony 
Browse Area Guard Station (Locale) Washington County, UT 2.6 mi. N 6073  New Harmony 
Wet Sandy Trail (Trail) Washington County, UT 2.5 mi. SW 5588  Pintura 
Coal Hollow (Valley) Washington County, UT 2.6 mi. NE   New Harmony 
Maple Hollow (Valley) Washington County, UT 2.8 mi. NE   New Harmony 
Dry Sandy Trail (Trail) Washington County, UT 3.2 mi. S 4009  Pintura 
Big Cove (Basin) Washington County, UT 2.9 mi. NW 6526  Pintura 
Peters Leap (Bend) Washington County, UT 3 mi. E 4731  Pintura 
Pintura Cemetery (Cemetery) Washington County, UT 3 mi. E 4088  Pintura 
Pintura (Populated Place) Washington County, UT 3.1 mi. E 4078  Pintura 
Syler Spring (Spring) Washington County, UT 3.7 mi. N 7300  New Harmony 
Brush Creek (Stream) Washington County, UT 3.8 mi. N   New Harmony 

Links

Taxon Links for species Cryptantha gracilis  Osterh.

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=Cryptantha+gracilis

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