Utah Valley University Herbarium

Label

 
Accession # 08780 
Family
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Family
OnagraceaeOnagraceaeOnagraceae  
Species Gayophytum diffusum Torr. & Gray
Infraspecific    var. strictipes (Hook.) Dorn
Collector(s)
K.T. Harper   2003-216  
   with Donna M. Barnes, R. Jolley
Coll. Date 19 August 2003 
Country
State/Province
County
United States
Utah
Summit County
Locality N slope of the Uinta Mts, W of West Fork of Black Fork River, Meeks cabin.
     Elev.: 8864 ft. (2702 m.)
Habitat Notes Seep area, willow 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° 58'  20" N, 110° 35'  9" W
Datum Not recorded
Uncertainty Not calculated

Taxonomy


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

     Gayophytum diffusum ssp. parviflorum Lewis & Szweykowski

     Gayophytum diffusum var. strictipes (Hook.) Dorn
     Gayophytum helleri var. erosulatum Jepson
     Gayophytum intermedium Rydb.
     Gayophytum lasiospermum Greene
     Gayophytum lasiospermum var. hoffmannii Munz
     Gayophytum nuttallii var. abramsii Munz
     Gayophytum nuttallii var. intermedium (Rydb.) Munz

Common Name(s): spreading groundsmoke.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=27673, 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
                                            Subspecies: Gayophytum diffusum ssp. parviflorum
                                                

Images

Available images of this specimen (click to view):
specimen image: 08780s1.jpg

Images of other samples of the same species:
specimen image: 07511s1.jpg 
07511
specimen image: 07868s1.jpg 
07868
specimen image: 09045s1.jpg 
09045
specimen image: 12907d1.jpg 
12907
specimen image: 12907c1.jpg 
12907
specimen image: 12907s1.jpg 
12907

Nearby Accessions


Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
08777 Cerastium nutans  var. nutans   "nodding chickweed" same section
08778 Chenopodium atrovirens      "pinyon goosefoot" same section
08781 Chrysothamnus viscidiflorus  var. viscidiflorus  same section
08779 Monolepis nuttalliana      "Nuttall's povertyweed" same section

Locale


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Old Blacks Fork Commissary (Locale) Summit County, UT 477 ft. SW 8846  Lyman Lake 
Meeks Cabin Reservoir (Reservoir) Summit County, UT 1 mi. N 8747  Lyman Lake 
West Fork Blacks Fork (Stream) Summit County, UT 1.3 mi. S   Explorer Peak 
East Fork Blacks Fork (Stream) Summit County, UT 1.3 mi. S   Mount Lovenia 
Middle Fork Blacks Fork (Stream) Summit County, UT 2.2 mi. S   Red Knob 
Little West Fork Blacks Fork (Stream) Uinta County, WY 2.3 mi. N   Elizabeth Mountain 
Meeks Cabin Campground (Locale) Uinta County, WY 2.4 mi. N 8708  Meeks Cabin Reservoir 
Organization Camp Recreation Site (Park) Summit County, UT 2.4 mi. SW 9334  Lyman Lake 
Little West Fork Blacks Fork (Stream) Summit County, UT 2.9 mi. N   Elizabeth Mountain 
Brush Creek (Stream) Summit County, UT 3 mi. S   Red Knob 
Lyman Lake (Reservoir) Summit County, UT 2.9 mi. SW 9318  Lyman Lake 
Little Lyman Lake Campground (Locale) Summit County, UT 3 mi. SW 9289  Lyman Lake 
Little Lyman Lake (Reservoir) Summit County, UT 3 mi. SW 9285  Lyman Lake 
Meeks Cabin Dam (Dam) Uinta County, WY 3.7 mi. N 8708  Meeks Cabin Reservoir 
Meeks Cabin Reservoir (Reservoir) Uinta County, WY 3.8 mi. N 8577  Meeks Cabin Reservoir 
Meeks Cabin Dam (Dam) Uinta County, WY 3.8 mi. N 8577  Meeks Cabin Reservoir 
Meeks Cabin Reservoir (Reservoir) Uinta County, WY 3.8 mi. N 8704  Meeks Cabin Reservoir 
Meeks Cabin (historical) (Locale) Uinta County, WY 3.9 mi. N 8724  Meeks Cabin Reservoir 
Drown Creek (Stream) Uinta County, WY 3.8 mi. N   Moslander Reservoir 
Vacher Dam (Dam) Uinta County, WY 3.8 mi. NW 8951  Moslander Reservoir 

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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