Utah Valley University Herbarium

Label

 
Accession # 09430 
Family
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Family
OnagraceaeOnagraceaeOnagraceae  
Species Oenothera pallida Lindl.
Infraspecific    var. pallida 
Common name   pale evening primrose
Collector(s)
D.M. Barnes   3887  
   with K.T. Harper
Coll. Date 11 May 2004 
Country
State/Province
County
United States
Utah
Garfield County
Locality Capitol Reef National Park, Notom road cutoff to Burr Trail road, at bottom of switchbacks.
     Elev.: 4992 ft. (1522 m.)
Habitat Notes sandy wash south of road. 
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° 51'  2" N, 111° 1'  12" W
UTM 12 4189234N  498240E 
Datum Not recorded
Uncertainty Not calculated
Specimen Notes Catalog: CARE-3273; Accession : CARE-000239 

Taxonomy


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

     Oenothera pallida ssp. pallida Lindl.

     Oenothera pallida var. idahoensis Munz
     Oenothera pallida var. typica Munz

Common Name(s): pale evening primrose, pale eveningprimrose, pale evening-primrose.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=27437, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Magnoliopsida
                        Subclass: Rosidae
                            Order: Myrtales
                                Family: Onagraceae
                                    Genus: Oenothera
                                        Species: Oenothera pallida
                                            Subspecies: Oenothera pallida ssp. pallida
                                                

Images

Available images of this specimen (click to view):
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Nearby Accessions


Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
08333 Astragalus ceramicus      "painted milkvetch" 1.9 mi. SE
09431 Cryptantha gracilis      "narrow-stemmed forget-me-not" same section
09429 Cryptantha tenuis      "slender cat's eye" same section
09411 Erigeron utahensis  var. utahensis   "Utah fleabane" same section
10362 Eriogonum bicolor      "pretty wild buckwheat" 2 mi. N
10363 Oenothera albicaulis      "prairie evening primrose" 2 mi. N
09432 Phacelia ivesiana      "Ives' scorpionweed" same section
09940 Townsendia florifer      "showy Townsend-daisy" same section
09412 Xylorhiza tortifolia  var. imberbis   "beardless Mojave woody aster" same section

Locale


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Burr Canyon (Valley) Garfield County, UT 1930 ft. NE   Wagon Box Mesa 
Creek Canyon (Valley) Garfield County, UT 0.8 mi. E   Bitter Creek Divide 
Swap Canyon (Valley) Garfield County, UT 1 mi. NE   Cave Flat 
Peak-a-boo Rock (Summit) Garfield County, UT 1.5 mi. NW 6224  Wagon Box Mesa 
Bitter Spring Creek (Stream) Garfield County, UT 2.8 mi. N   Bitter Creek Divide 
The Post (Locale) Garfield County, UT 2.4 mi. SE 4981  The Post 
Strike Valley Overlook (Locale) Garfield County, UT 3.1 mi. NW 5988  Bitter Creek Divide 
Willow Tanks (Reservoir) Garfield County, UT 3.4 mi. SE 4876  The Post 
Oyster Shell Reef (Bar) Garfield County, UT 3.8 mi. N 5286  Bitter Creek Divide 
Swap Mesa (Summit) Garfield County, UT 3.5 mi. NE 5561  Cave Flat 
Cottonwood Tanks (Reservoir) Garfield County, UT 3.7 mi. SE 4859  The Post 
Wagon Box Mesa (Summit) Garfield County, UT 3.6 mi. SW 7225  Wagon Box Mesa 

Links

Taxon Links for species Oenothera pallida  Lindl.

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=Oenothera+pallida

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