Utah Valley University Herbarium


Accession # 09385 
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Species Peltigera praetextata (Florke ex Sommerf.) Zopf
Common name   felt lichen
Donna M. Barnes   3768  
   with M. Barnes
Coll. Date 04 July 2002 
United States
Uintah County
Locality Uinta Mountains, off hwy 191, junction of Red Cloud Loop and East Park Rd, [road to the Red Cloud Loop (FR018), at the junction with the road to East Park Reservoir (FR020)];
     Elev.: 8755 ft. (2669 m.)
Habitat Notes limber pine community; dry rocky roadside, on humis. 
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° 42'  25" N, 109° 32'  14" W
Datum Not recorded
Uncertainty Polygon diameter (with coordinate as origin): 1' (1800 m.)
Specimen Notes on humus. 


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

     Peltigera praetextata (Flörke ex Sommerf.) Zopf

Common Name(s):.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=191244, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Fungi
            Division: Ascomycota
                Subdivision: Pezizomycotina
                    Class: Lecanoromycetes
                        Order: Lecanorales
                            Suborder: Peltigerineae
                                Family: Peltigeraceae
                                    Genus: Peltigera
                                        Species: Peltigera praetextata


Available images of this specimen (click to view):
specimen image: 09385s1.jpg

Images of other samples of the same species:
specimen image: 09398s1.jpg 

Nearby Accessions

Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
09386 Cladonia pyxidata      "cup lichen" same section
06947 Erigeron flagellaris      "trailing fleabane" same section
06948 Gaillardia aristata      "common blanketflower" same section
06946 Lupinus argenteus  var. rubricaulis   "red-stemmed silvery lupine" same section
06945 Potentilla diversifolia      "diverse-leaf cinquefoil" same section


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Big Lake (Lake) Uintah County, UT 0.6 mi. SW 8718  Dyer Mountain 
Murray Park Spring (Spring) Uintah County, UT 1.3 mi. S 8560  Dyer Mountain 
Iron Springs Campground (Locale) Uintah County, UT 1.1 mi. W 8734  Dyer Mountain 
Iron Spring (Spring) Uintah County, UT 1.1 mi. W 8704  Dyer Mountain 
Iron Spring Camp (Locale) Uintah County, UT 1.2 mi. W 8727  Dyer Mountain 
Parson City Spring (Spring) Uintah County, UT 1.3 mi. NW 8977  Dyer Mountain 
Little Lake (Lake) Uintah County, UT 1.6 mi. S 8517  Dyer Mountain 
Bullionville Spring (Spring) Uintah County, UT 1.9 mi. W 8491  Dyer Mountain 
Bullionville (Populated Place) Uintah County, UT 1.9 mi. W 8501  Dyer Mountain 
Paradise Spring (Spring) Uintah County, UT 2.6 mi. S 8088  Dyer Mountain 
Kabell Spring (Spring) Uintah County, UT 2.4 mi. SE 8271  Dyer Mountain 
Davis Hollow (Valley) Uintah County, UT 2.4 mi. SW   Dyer Mountain 
Grizzly Hollow (Valley) Uintah County, UT 2.1 mi. E   Dyer Mountain 
Kane Hollow (Valley) Uintah County, UT 2.1 mi. E   Dyer Mountain 
Dyer Mines (Mine) Uintah County, UT 2.5 mi. NW 9797  Dyer Mountain 
Colton Ranger Station (Locale) Uintah County, UT 2.9 mi. S 8196  Dyer Mountain 
Colton Spring (Spring) Uintah County, UT 2.9 mi. S 8176  Dyer Mountain 
Gartell Spring (Spring) Uintah County, UT 3.1 mi. S 8193  Dyer Mountain 
Gibson Spring (Spring) Uintah County, UT 2.9 mi. SW 8360  Dyer Mountain 
Dyer Mountain (Summit) Uintah County, UT 2.8 mi. NW 10188  Dyer Mountain 


Taxon Links for species Peltigera praetextata  (Florke ex Sommerf.) Zopf

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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