Utah Valley University Herbarium


Accession # 12371 
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Species Plantago lanceolata L.
Common name   narrow-leaf plantain
J.A. Lundgren   7  
Coll. Date 11 September 1999 
United States
Gilpin County
Locality 3.7 miles east of Colorado Highway 119, roadside east of meadow.
     Elev.: 8700 ft. (2652 m.)
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 39° 50'  6" N, 105° 26'  15" W
Datum Not recorded
Uncertainty Not calculated


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

     Plantago lanceolata L.

     Plantago altissima auct. non L.
     Plantago lanceolata var. sphaerostachya Mert. & Koch

Common Name(s): buckhorn plantain, English plantain, lanceleaf Indianwheat, lanceleaf plantain, narrowleaf plantain, ribgrass, ribwort.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=32874, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Magnoliopsida
                        Subclass: Asteridae
                            Order: Plantaginales
                                Family: Plantaginaceae
                                    Genus: Plantago
                                        Species: Plantago lanceolata


Available images of this specimen (click to view):
specimen image: 12371s1.jpg

Images of other samples of the same species:
specimen image: 04358s1.jpg 
specimen image: 05332s1.jpg 
specimen image: 05812s1.jpg 
specimen image: 12370s1.jpg 

Nearby Accessions

Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
12369 Plantago major      "common plantain" same section


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Kriley Pond (Reservoir) Gilpin County, CO 2523 ft. E 8344  Black Hawk 
Ralston Roost (Pillar) Gilpin County, CO 0.7 mi. E 9259  Black Hawk 
Slough Pond (Reservoir) Gilpin County, CO 0.9 mi. E 8311  Black Hawk 
Ole Barn Knoll Picnic Area (Locale) Gilpin County, CO 1.1 mi. N 8636  Black Hawk 
Frazer Meadow (Flat) Gilpin County, CO 1.2 mi. N 9124  Black Hawk 
Promontory Ridge (Ridge) Gilpin County, CO 1.5 mi. N 9390  Black Hawk 
Bootleg Bottom Picnic Area (Locale) Gilpin County, CO 1.7 mi. N 8859  Black Hawk 
Golden Gate Canyon State Park (Park) Gilpin County, CO 1.8 mi. NE 9443  Black Hawk 
Ralston Roost Picnic Area (Locale) Gilpin County, CO 1.6 mi. E 8206  Black Hawk 
Tremont Mountain (Summit) Gilpin County, CO 2.2 mi. N 10378  Black Hawk 
Smith Hill (Summit) Gilpin County, CO 2.3 mi. S 8737  Black Hawk 
Mount Thomas (Summit) Gilpin County, CO 2.3 mi. N 9334  Black Hawk 
Round the Bend Picnic Area (Locale) Gilpin County, CO 1.8 mi. E 8117  Black Hawk 
Ely Hill (Summit) Gilpin County, CO 2.3 mi. S 10000  Black Hawk 
Dude Hole (Valley) Gilpin County, CO 2.1 mi. NE   Black Hawk 
Spread Eagle Mine (Mine) Gilpin County, CO 2.3 mi. SW 8780  Black Hawk 
Rimrock Campground (Locale) Gilpin County, CO 2.3 mi. NE 8951  Black Hawk 
Braecher Lake (Reservoir) Gilpin County, CO 2.1 mi. NW 8767  Black Hawk 
Braecher Ranch Dam (Dam) Gilpin County, CO 2.2 mi. NW 8777  Black Hawk 
Braecher Ranch Reservoir (Reservoir) Gilpin County, CO 2.2 mi. NW 8777  Black Hawk 


Taxon Links for species Plantago lanceolata  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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