Utah Valley University Herbarium

Label

 
Accession # 09193 
Family
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Family
PoaceaePoaceaePoaceae  
Species Dasyochloa pulchella (Kunth) Willd. ex Rydb.
Common name   desert fluffgrass
Collector(s)
N.D. Atwood   25560  
Coll. Date 11 May 2000 
Country
State/Province
County
United States
Arizona
Mohave County
Locality Cottonwood Wash, below dugway.
    
Habitat Notes sandy area, associated with Larrea, Hillaria, Krameria, Petalonyx, Franseria, Ephedra, Yucca. 
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 36° 27'  48" N, 113° 58'  39" W
Datum Not recorded
Uncertainty Not calculated

Taxonomy


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

     Dasyochloa pulchella (Kunth) Willd. ex Rydb.

     Erioneuron pulchellum (Kunth) Tateoka
     Tridens pulchellus (Kunth) A.S. Hitchc.
     Triodia pulchella Kunth

Common Name(s): fluffgrass, low woollygrass, low woollygrass.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=512087, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Liliopsida
                        Subclass: Commelinidae
                            Order: Cyperales
                                Family: Poaceae
                                    Genus: Dasyochloa
                                        Species: Dasyochloa pulchella
                                                                                            

Images

Available images of this specimen (click to view):
specimen image: 09193s1.jpg

Images of other samples of the same species:
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03653
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09355
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10250
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10861
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11615
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11615
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11978
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11978
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11978

Nearby Accessions

  There are no nearby accessions.

Locale


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
The Cockscomb (Ridge) Mohave County, AZ 2 mi. SW 3370  Pakoon Springs 
Eds Spring (Spring) Mohave County, AZ 2.9 mi. S 2359  Pakoon Springs 
Pakoon Springs (Spring) Mohave County, AZ 3.5 mi. S 2287  Pakoon Springs 
Cottonwood Ridge (Ridge) Mohave County, AZ 3 mi. E 2959  Pakoon Springs 
Pakoon Tank (Reservoir) Mohave County, AZ 3.6 mi. S 2261  Pakoon Springs 
Negrohead (Summit) Mohave County, AZ 4.5 mi. S 2330  Pakoon Springs 
Cedar Wash (Valley) Mohave County, AZ 4.3 mi. SE   Hen Spring 
Pakoon Wash (Valley) Mohave County, AZ 4.9 mi. S   Virgin Peak 
Waynes Well (Well) Mohave County, AZ 4.4 mi. NE 2887  Pakoon Springs 
Allan Well (Well) Mohave County, AZ 5.4 mi. S 2005  Pakoon Springs 
Jacobs Ranch (Locale) Mohave County, AZ 5.9 mi. N 3845  Virgin Peak 
Big Spring (Spring) Clark County, NV 5.8 mi. NW 4147  Virgin Peak 
Middle Spring (Spring) Mohave County, AZ 6.1 mi. NW 4226  Virgin Peak 
Whitney Ranch (Locale) Clark County, NV 5.9 mi. NW 4298  Virgin Peak 

Links

Taxon Links for species Dasyochloa pulchella  (Kunth) Willd. ex Rydb.

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=Dasyochloa+pulchella

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