Utah Valley University Herbarium

Label

 
Accession # 10076 
Family
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Family
PhytolaccaceaePhytolaccaceaePhytolaccaceae  
Species Phytolacca americana L.
Common name   American pokeweed
Collector(s)
J. Spencer   1201  
   with D. Atwood
Coll. Date 25 September 1998 
Country
State/Province
County
Mexico
Chihuahua
Locality 17 miles up Tinaja Wash from Highway junction, ca 2 mi W of The Chimneys Ranch, vicinity of Piedra Volada.
     Elev.: 6200 ft. (1890 m.)
Habitat Notes Pine-oak woodland, along logging road. 
Datum Not recorded
Uncertainty Not calculated

Taxonomy


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

     Phytolacca americana L.

Common Name(s): American pokeweed, common pokeweed, inkberry, phytolaque d'Amérique, pigeonberry, poke, pokeberry, pokeweed.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=19523, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Magnoliopsida
                        Subclass: Caryophyllidae
                            Order: Caryophyllales
                                Family: Phytolaccaceae
                                    Genus: Phytolacca
                                        Species: Phytolacca americana
                                                                                            

Images

Available images of this specimen (click to view):
specimen image: 10076s1.jpg

Images of other samples of the same species:
specimen image: 10079s1.jpg 
10079

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Links

Taxon Links for species Phytolacca americana  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

External link to this species in the UVU Herbarium:
http://herbarium.UVU.edu/virtual/search.asp?taxon=Phytolacca+americana

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