Utah Valley University Herbarium


Accession # 12429 
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Species Poa reflexa Vasey & Scribn. ex Vasey
Common name   nodding bluegrass
R.L. Hartman   46295  
Coll. Date 23 June 1994 
United States
Sublette County
Locality Gros Ventre area, North Beaver Creek, ca 12 air miles E of Bondurant.
     Elev.: 8650 ft. (2637 m.)
Habitat Notes spruce, lodgepole pine forests, meadows along creek. 
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 43° 12'  20" N, 110° 9'  26" W
Datum Not recorded
Uncertainty Not calculated


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

     Poa reflexa Vasey & Scribn. ex Vasey

     Poa leptocoma var. reflexa (Vasey & Scribn. ex Vasey) M.E. Jones

Common Name(s): nodding bluegrass.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=504473, click for more information and references)

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


Available images of this specimen (click to view):
specimen image: 12429s1.jpg

Images of other samples of the same species:
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specimen image: 04687s1.jpg 
specimen image: 06532s1.jpg 
specimen image: 07594s1.jpg 
specimen image: 10822s1.jpg 
specimen image: 15832s1.jpg 

Nearby Accessions

  There are no nearby accessions.


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Twin Creek Basin (Basin) Sublette County, WY 1.5 mi. NE 8275  Pass Peak 
Pass Peak (Summit) Sublette County, WY 2 mi. NW 9794  Pass Peak 
Bartlett Creek Area Mine (Mine) Sublette County, WY 2.7 mi. N 9065  Pass Peak 
Flying A Ranch (Locale) Sublette County, WY 2.5 mi. SE 8157  Dodge Butte 
Ole Cabin Creek (Stream) Sublette County, WY 2.4 mi. E   Dodge Butte 
East Rim (Cliff) Sublette County, WY 2.8 mi. SW 8892  Pass Peak 
Loomis Park (Flat) Sublette County, WY 3.4 mi. S 8078  Pass Peak 
Fisherman Creek Lake (Lake) Sublette County, WY 2.9 mi. NW 8586  Pass Peak 
Water Dog Lakes (Lake) Sublette County, WY 3.8 mi. N 9249  Tosi Peak 
Jack Creek Spring (Spring) Sublette County, WY 3.5 mi. N 8291  Pass Peak 
Packer Creek (Stream) Sublette County, WY 4 mi. S   Pass Peak 
Sawmill Park Trail (Trail) Sublette County, WY 3.4 mi. NE 9220  Dodge Butte 
Rock Creek Buttes (Summit) Sublette County, WY 3.5 mi. NE 9538  Dodge Butte 
Rocky Draw (Valley) Sublette County, WY 3.7 mi. NW   Tosi Peak 
Miner Pit Mine (Mine) Sublette County, WY 4.4 mi. S 8061  Pass Peak 
Spring Creek (Stream) Sublette County, WY 4.7 mi. S   Pass Peak 
Rim Draw Mine (Mine) Sublette County, WY 4.4 mi. SW 7835  Pass Peak 
Cabin Draw (Valley) Sublette County, WY 4.3 mi. NW   Tosi Peak 
The Rim (Gap) Sublette County, WY 5.5 mi. S 7927  Pass Peak 
The Sawtooth (Ridge) Sublette County, WY 5.5 mi. N 10585  Tosi Peak 


Taxon Links for species Poa reflexa  Vasey & Scribn. ex Vasey

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

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