Utah Valley University Herbarium


Accession # 09667 
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Species Parnassia palustris L.
Infraspecific    var. neogaea Fernald
J.G. Harris   3543  
   with D.L. Taylor
Coll. Date 18 July 2004 
Geography Canada.  British Columbia.  
Locality Dease, near baseball field. 
Elev.: 2657 ft. (810 m.)
Habitat Notes disturbed areas. 
Latitude Longitude 58° 26'  21" N, 129° 59'  18" W
Datum Not recorded
Uncertainty Not calculated


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

     Parnassia palustris var. tenuis Wahlenb.

     Parnassia multiseta (Ledeb.) Fern.
     Parnassia palustris ssp. neogaea (Fern.) HultÚn
     Parnassia palustris var. neogaea Fern.

Common Name(s): marsh grass of Parnassus.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=529383, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Magnoliopsida
                        Subclass: Rosidae
                            Order: Rosales
                                Family: Saxifragaceae
                                    Genus: Parnassia
                                        Species: Parnassia palustris
                                            Variety: Parnassia palustris var. tenuis


Available images of this specimen (click to view):
specimen image: 09667s1.jpg

Images of other samples of the same species:
specimen image: 07081s1.jpg 
specimen image: 07232s1.jpg 

Nearby Accessions

Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
09666 Botrychium boreale  ssp. obtusilobum  same section
09668 Fragaria virginiana  ssp. glauca   "mountain strawberry" same section
09664 Galium boreale      "northern bedstraw" same section
09665 Gentianella amarella      "autumn dwarf gentian" same section


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name


Taxon Links for species Parnassia palustris  L.

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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