Utah Valley University Herbarium

Label

 
Accession # 09574 
Family
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Family
ScrophulariaceaePlantaginaceaeScrophulariaceae  
Species Penstemon ophianthus Pennell
Common name   twisted-anther beardtongue
Collector(s)
D.M. Barnes   4008  
   with K.T. Harper
Coll. Date 01 June 2004 
Country
State/Province
County
United States
Utah
Wayne County
Locality Capitol Reef National Park, dirt road to Cathedral Valley Overlook, ca 3 miles NW of park boundary.
     Elev.: 6914 ft. (2108 m.)
Habitat Notes pinyon-juniper 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 38° 28'  24" N, 111° 21'  29" W
UTM 12 4258395N  468766E 
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.
Specimen Notes Catalog: CARE-3312; Accession : CARE-000239 

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: 09574s1.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: 09484s1.jpg 
09484

Nearby Accessions


Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
09573 Chamaechaenactis scaposa      "fullstem" same section
10010 Erigeron compactus  var. consimilis   "San Rafael cushion-daisy" same section
09614 Erigeron compactus  var. consimilis   "San Rafael cushion-daisy" 1 mi. W
09619 Lupinus argenteus  var. argentatus   "silvery lupine" 1 mi. W
09618 Machaeranthera tanacetifolia      "tanseyleaf tansy aster" 1 mi. W
09617 Mentzelia albicaulis      "whitestem blazingstar" 1 mi. W
09616 Oxytropis lambertii  var. bigelovii   "purple locoweed" 1 mi. W
09572 Physaria intermedia      "Santa Fe bladderpod" same section
09615 Platyschkuhria integrifolia  var. desertorum   "desert basin-daisy" 1 mi. W
09942 Stanleya viridiflora      "green princesplume" same section
09571 Townsendia incana      "silvery Townsend-daisy" same section

Locale


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Cathedral Valley View Area (Locale) Wayne County, UT 1005 ft. N 6890  Cathedral Mountain 
South Desert Spring (Spring) Wayne County, UT 1742 ft. W 6933  Cathedral Mountain 
Collins Creek (Stream) Piute County, UT 0.9 mi. SE   Marysvale Peak 
Cathedral Valley (Area) Wayne County, UT 1.1 mi. N 6401  Cathedral Mountain 
Needle Mountain (Summit) Wayne County, UT 1.2 mi. N 6352  Cathedral Mountain 
Cathedral Mountain (Summit) Wayne County, UT 1.4 mi. N 6693  Cathedral Mountain 
Bullberry Creek (Stream) Wayne County, UT 1.7 mi. SE   Flat Top 
Lake Creek (Stream) Wayne County, UT 2.1 mi. N   Flat Top 
Acklin Peak (Summit) Wayne County, UT 3.1 mi. SE 6044  Cathedral Mountain 
Gypsum Sinkhole (Basin) Wayne County, UT 3.2 mi. NE 5968  Cathedral Mountain 
Bullberry Flat (Flat) Wayne County, UT 3 mi. W 8360  Flat Top 
McDonld Basin (Basin) Wayne County, UT 3.1 mi. W 8088  Flat Top 
Jones Bench (Bench) Sevier County, UT 4.1 mi. N 7094  Solomons Temple 
Pierce Draw (Valley) Wayne County, UT 3.5 mi. E   Cathedral Mountain 
Pine Spring (Spring) Wayne County, UT 3.7 mi. SW 8678  Flat Top 
Paradise Flats (Flat) Wayne County, UT 4.7 mi. S 7320  Cathedral Mountain 
Polk Creek Ridge (Ridge) Wayne County, UT 3.8 mi. W 8773  Flat Top 
Paradise Draw (Valley) Wayne County, UT 4.8 mi. S   Flat Top 
Billings Pass (Gap) Wayne County, UT 4.1 mi. SW 9249  Flat Top 
Deep Creek Spring (Spring) Wayne County, UT 4.2 mi. SW 8718  Flat Top 

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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