Utah Valley University Herbarium

Label

 
Accession # 09484 
Family
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Family
ScrophulariaceaePlantaginaceaeScrophulariaceae  
Species Penstemon ophianthus Pennell
Common name   twisted-anther beardtongue
Collector(s)
Donna M. Barnes   4049  
   with K.T. Harper
Coll. Date 02 June 2004 
Country
State/Province
County
United States
Utah
Garfield County
Locality Henry Mountains, road to Star Springs, [Pennellen Pass vicinity];
     Elev.: 7829 ft. (2387 m.)
Habitat Notes pinyon pine; sandy soil. 
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 38° 0'  46" N, 110° 48'  30" 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):

     Penstemon ophianthus Pennell

     Penstemon jamesii ssp. ophianthus (Pennell) Keck

Common Name(s): Arizona beardtongue, coiled anther penstemon.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=504222, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Magnoliopsida
                        Subclass: Asteridae
                            Order: Scrophulariales
                                Family: Scrophulariaceae
                                    Genus: Penstemon
                                        Species: Penstemon ophianthus
                                                                                            

Images

Available images of this specimen (click to view):
specimen image: 09484s1.jpg

Images of other samples of the same species:
specimen image: 03519s2.jpg 
03519
specimen image: 03523s2.jpg 
03523
specimen image: 03524s1.jpg 
03524
specimen image: 06013s1.jpg 
06013
specimen image: 09574s1.jpg 
09574

Nearby Accessions


Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
02727 Abronia fragrans      "snowball sand verbena" 36 mi. N
10397 Allionia incarnata      "trailing windmills" 27.5 mi. S
09487 Artemisia frigida      "prairie sagewort" 2.9 mi. N
10487 Astragalus amphioxys  var. amphioxys   "crescent milkvetch" 27.5 mi. S
00981 Astragalus desperatus  var. petrophilus   "rimrock milkvetch" 40.8 mi. N
00983 Astragalus episcopus      "Bishop's milkvetch" 40.8 mi. N
02730 Astragalus lonchocarpus      "greater rushy milkvetch" 36 mi. N
00980 Astragalus musiniensis      "Ferron milkvetch" 40.8 mi. N
00978 Astragalus pardalinus      "panther milkvetch" 40.8 mi. N
00982 Caulanthus crassicaulis  var. crassicaulis   "thickstem wild cabbage" 40.8 mi. N
02728 Cryptantha johnstonii      "Johnston's cat's eye" 36 mi. N
00979 Cryptantha johnstonii      "Johnston's cat's eye" 40.8 mi. N
03087 Encelia frutescens  var. resinosa   "sticky brittlebush" 60.4 mi. N
02876 Eriogonum bicolor      "pretty wild buckwheat" 42 mi. N
10399 Gaillardia pinnatifida      "Hopi blanketflower" 27.5 mi. S
10400 Glyptopleura marginata      "white-margined carveseed" 27.5 mi. S
09490 Hymenoxys acaulis  var. arizonica   "Arizona four-nerve daisy" 2.9 mi. N
02875 Ipomopsis roseata      "rosy gilia" 42 mi. N
09491 Oxytropis sericea      "white locoweed" 2.9 mi. N
00697 Pediocactus despainii      "Despain's pincushion cactus" 56.5 mi. N
00698 Pediocactus simpsonii      "Simpson's pincushion cactus" 56.5 mi. N
02729 Phacelia crenulata  var. crenulata   "notch-leaf scorpionweed" 36 mi. N
00977 Phacelia crenulata  var. crenulata   "notch-leaf scorpionweed" 40.8 mi. N
09488 Phlox longifolia      "long-leaf phlox" 2.9 mi. N
09486 Poa secunda      "Sandberg's bluegrass" 2.9 mi. N
09489 Potentilla bicrenata      "round-toothed cinquefoil" 2.9 mi. N
02241 Symphoricarpos longiflorus      "long-flowered snowberry" 37.1 mi. N
10398 Thymophylla pentachaeta  var. belenidium   "five-needled pricklyleaf" 27.5 mi. S

Locale


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Pennellen Pass (Gap) Garfield County, UT 526 ft. S 7805  Mount Ellen 
Box Spring (Spring) Garfield County, UT 1328 ft. E 7763  Mount Ellen 
Airplane Spring (Spring) Garfield County, UT 1 mi. SW 7720  Mount Ellen 
The Horn (Summit) Garfield County, UT 1.1 mi. SE 9121  Mount Pennell 
Head of Bullfrog (Ridge) Garfield County, UT 1.2 mi. NW 7871  Mount Ellen 
Slate Flat (Flat) Garfield County, UT 1.3 mi. NE 7884  Mount Ellen 
South Creek Ridge (Ridge) Garfield County, UT 2.6 mi. N 9220  Mount Ellen 
Dark Canyon (Valley) Garfield County, UT 2.3 mi. E   Mount Pennell 
Gibbons Springs (Spring) Garfield County, UT 2.7 mi. SE 8412  Mount Pennell 
Garden Basin (Basin) Garfield County, UT 2.7 mi. NE 8452  Mount Ellen 
Turn of Bullfrog (Summit) Garfield County, UT 2.9 mi. SW 7146  Mount Pennell 
Ragged Mountain (Summit) Garfield County, UT 2.7 mi. E 8852  Mount Ellen 
North Fork South Creek (Stream) Garfield County, UT 3.3 mi. N   Mount Ellen 
Kimble and Turner Peak (Summit) Garfield County, UT 3.5 mi. N 11100  Mount Ellen 
Dry Lake Flat (Flat) Garfield County, UT 3.5 mi. N 9147  Mount Ellen 
North Fork Bullfrog Creek (Stream) Garfield County, UT 3.1 mi. SW   Mount Ellen 
Raggy Draws (Area) Garfield County, UT 3.1 mi. NE 7976  Mount Ellen 
Nasty Flat (Flat) Garfield County, UT 3.8 mi. N 9633  Mount Ellen 
Bromide Basin (Basin) Garfield County, UT 3.8 mi. N 10302  Mount Ellen 
Birch Spring (Spring) Garfield County, UT 3.4 mi. NW 7904  Mount Ellen 

Links

Taxon Links for species Penstemon ophianthus  Pennell

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=Penstemon+ophianthus

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