Utah Valley University Herbarium


Accession # 11881 
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Species Potentilla hippiana Lehm.
Common name   woolly cinquefoil
Donna M. Barnes   5330  
Coll. Date 08 August 2006 
United States
Garfield County
Locality [Aquarius Plateau, along FR 154], ca. 0.5 mile S of Dog Lake;
     Elev.: 9756 ft. (2974 m.)
Habitat Notes aspen-fir community; bouldery meadow. 
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° 6'  56" N, 111° 41'  26" 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.


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

     Potentilla hippiana Lehm.

Common Name(s): horse cinquefoil, woolly cinquefoil.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=24718, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Magnoliopsida
                        Subclass: Rosidae
                            Order: Rosales
                                Family: Rosaceae
                                    Genus: Potentilla
                                        Species: Potentilla hippiana


Available images of this specimen (click to view):
specimen image: 11881s1.jpg specimen image: 11881d1.jpg

Images of other samples of the same species:
specimen image: 05662s2.jpg 
specimen image: 08885s2.jpg 
specimen image: 11963s1.jpg 

Nearby Accessions

Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
11882 Chaenactis douglasii  var. douglasii   "Douglas' dusty-maiden" same section
11886 Erigeron flagellaris      "trailing fleabane" same section
11884 Hymenoxys richardsonii  var. floribunda   "Colorado rubberweed" same section
09527 Hymenoxys richardsonii  var. richardsonii   "Richardson's rubberweed" 2967 ft. N
13238 Lupinus sericeus  var. barbiger   "bearded silky lupine" same section
11885 Lupinus sericeus  var. barbiger   "bearded silky lupine" same section
11883 Machaeranthera canescens      "gray tansy aster" same section
04109 Penstemon parvus      "Aquarius Plateau beardtongue" 1.3 mi. S
11887 Senecio eremophilus  var. kingii   "King's ragwort" same section


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Timbered Knoll (Summit) Garfield County, UT 1.4 mi. N 9787  Smooth Knoll 
Allen Well (Well) Garfield County, UT 1.5 mi. W 9292  Big Lake 
Allen Well Draw (Valley) Garfield County, UT 1.5 mi. W   Big Lake 
Big Lake (Lake) Garfield County, UT 2.4 mi. S 9882  Big Lake 
Smooth Knoll Reservoir (Reservoir) Wayne County, UT 2.9 mi. N 9184  Smooth Knoll 
Rock Lake (Lake) Garfield County, UT 2.6 mi. NE 9495  Smooth Knoll 
Pelham Lake (Lake) Garfield County, UT 2.6 mi. SW 9682  Big Lake 
Pelham Hollow Reservoir (Reservoir) Garfield County, UT 2.6 mi. NW 9141  Smooth Knoll 
Pelham Knoll (Summit) Garfield County, UT 2.7 mi. SW 9764  Big Lake 
Smooth Knoll (Summit) Wayne County, UT 4 mi. N 9394  Smooth Knoll 
Rock Spring (Spring) Garfield County, UT 3.3 mi. SE 9403  Big Lake 
Butterfly Lake (Lake) Garfield County, UT 3.5 mi. SW 9725  Big Lake 
Rock Spring Draw (Valley) Garfield County, UT 3.4 mi. SE   Big Lake 
Butterfly Flat (Flat) Garfield County, UT 3.6 mi. SW 9725  Big Lake 
Sage Hen Draw (Valley) Garfield County, UT 4.4 mi. N   Smooth Knoll 
Mitts Reservoir (Reservoir) Wayne County, UT 4.6 mi. N 8901  Smooth Knoll 
Rockwell Flat (Flat) Garfield County, UT 4.4 mi. SE 10158  Big Lake 
Rockwell Reservoir (Reservoir) Garfield County, UT 4.4 mi. SE 10158  Big Lake 
Hare Valley (Basin) Wayne County, UT 4.2 mi. NW 8898  Smooth Knoll 
Pelham Hollow (Valley) Garfield County, UT 4.2 mi. NW   Big Lake 


Taxon Links for species Potentilla hippiana  Lehm.

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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