Utah Valley University Herbarium


Accession # 08256 
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Species Townsendia jonesii (Beaman) Reveal
Infraspecific    var. jonesii 
Common name   Jones' Townsend-daisy
Donna M. Barnes   3293  
   with K.T. Harper
Coll. Date 23 May 2003 
United States
Tooele County
Locality [Rush Valley, Faust Road], Pony Express route, ca. 1 mile E of Faust;
Habitat Notes white volcanic clay soils; desert shrub 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 40° 10'  51" N, 112° 23'  30" W
Township Range T7S, R5W, Sec. 27, NE 1/4  
Datum Not recorded
Uncertainty Polygon diameter (with coordinate as origin): 1' (1800 m.)
TRS Notes Latitude and longitude were derived from township and range information and may be
inaccurate by as much as 0.7 miles (or 4.2 miles if the section is not given).


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

     Townsendia jonesii var. jonesii (Beaman) Reveal

     Townsendia mensana var. jonesii Beaman

Common Name(s): Jones' Townsend daisy, Jones' townsendia.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=530707, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Magnoliopsida
                        Subclass: Asteridae
                            Order: Asterales
                                Family: Asteraceae
                                    Genus: Townsendia
                                        Species: Townsendia jonesii
                                            Variety: Townsendia jonesii var. jonesii


Available images of this specimen (click to view):
specimen image: 08256s1.jpg

Images of other samples of the same species:
specimen image: 04754s1.jpg 
specimen image: 06829s2.jpg 
specimen image: 09627s1.jpg 
specimen image: 09958s1.jpg 
specimen image: 10583s1.jpg 
specimen image: 11685s2.jpg 
specimen image: 11685d1.jpg 
specimen image: 11685s1.jpg 

Nearby Accessions

Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
06699 Astragalus calycosus  var. calycosus   "Torrey's milkvetch" 1.3 mi. W
08253 Astragalus calycosus  var. calycosus   "Torrey's milkvetch" same section
05694 Atriplex gardneri  var. utahensis   "Utah saltbush" 1.1 mi. E
05690 Atriplex heterosperma      "two-seeded orach" 1.1 mi. E
08251 Bassia americana      "green molly" same section
05689 Chrysothamnus nauseosus  var. consimilis   "rubber rabbitbrush" 1.1 mi. E
05691 Chrysothamnus nauseosus  var. gnaphalodes   "gray-stem rubber rabbitbrush" 1.1 mi. E
06698 Cryptantha compacta      "dwarf cat's eye" 1.3 mi. W
08255 Cymopterus coulteri      "two-leaf spring parsley" same section
06703 Cymopterus coulteri      "two-leaf spring parsley" same section
06702 Cymopterus purpurascens      "wide-winged spring parsley" same section
02430 Erysimum repandum      "spreading wallflower" 1 mi. N
08254 Ipomopsis congesta  var. congesta   "ball-headed gilia" same section
06697 Lesquerella kingii      "King's bladderpod" 1.3 mi. W
06830 Lesquerella kingii      "King's bladderpod" same section
06701 Phlox hoodii      "spiny phlox" same section
08252 Stenotus acaulis      "stemless goldenweed" same section
06700 Streptanthus cordatus  var. cordatus   "heart-leaf twistflower" 1.3 mi. W
06829 Townsendia jonesii  var. lutea   "Last Chance Townsend-daisy" same section


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Faust (Populated Place) Tooele County, UT 1197 ft. N 5253  Faust 
Atherley Dam (Dam) Tooele County, UT 1.4 mi. W 5214  Faust 
Atherley Reservoir (Reservoir) Tooele County, UT 1.4 mi. W 5214  Faust 
Historical Marker Faust Pony Express Station (Park) Tooele County, UT 1.9 mi. W 5256  Faust 
East Faust Creek (Stream) Tooele County, UT 2.6 mi. W   Onaqui Mountains South 
Vernon Hills (Range) Tooele County, UT 3.6 mi. S 5883  Faust 
Center (Populated Place) Tooele County, UT 4.8 mi. N 5079  Saint John 
Pehrson (Populated Place) Tooele County, UT 5.3 mi. S 5502  Lofgreen 
Vernon Airstrip (Airport) Tooele County, UT 5.5 mi. S 5499  Vernon 


Taxon Links for species Townsendia jonesii  (Beaman) Reveal

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:

Zooming out might reveal more collections in other states.

Note: Printing this page will show all information sequentially.   edit