Utah Valley University Herbarium


Accession # 12444 
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Species Picradeniopsis oppositifolia (Nutt.) Rydb. ex Britton
Common name   opposite-leaf bahia
B. Koblitz   489  
   with N. Snow
Coll. Date 11 July 2000 
United States
Larimer County
Locality Larimer, Rd 80, ca 5.5 miles E of intersection with US Highway 287, above Park Reservoir, roadside.
     Elev.: 5880 ft. (1793 m.)
Habitat Notes flowers yellow, leaves grey-green, common, sandy soil. 
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 40° 51'  N, 105° 9'  W
Datum Not recorded
Uncertainty Not calculated


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

     Picradeniopsis oppositifolia (Nutt.) Rydb. ex Britt.

     Bahia oppositifolia (Nutt.) Gray

Common Name(s): oppositeleaf bahia, opposite-leaf false bahia, plains bahia.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=38244, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Magnoliopsida
                        Subclass: Asteridae
                            Order: Asterales
                                Family: Asteraceae
                                    Genus: Picradeniopsis
                                        Species: Picradeniopsis oppositifolia


Available images of this specimen (click to view):
specimen image: 12444s1.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
Roller Stone Well (Well) Larimer County, CO 1 mi. N 5857  Livermore 
Bobcat Mountain (Summit) Larimer County, CO 1.2 mi. N 6277  Livermore 
Slab Canyon Reservoir (Reservoir) Larimer County, CO 1.2 mi. N 5850  Livermore 
Slab Canyon Dam (Dam) Larimer County, CO 1.2 mi. N 5850  Livermore 
Slab Canyon Wash (Valley) Larimer County, CO 1.2 mi. NW   Table Mountain 
Rufner Camp Spring (Spring) Larimer County, CO 1.1 mi. W 5988  Livermore 
Munroe Ranch (Locale) Larimer County, CO 1.8 mi. N 5847  Table Mountain 
Park Creek Reservoir (Reservoir) Larimer County, CO 2.1 mi. S 5627  Livermore 
Park Creek Dam (Dam) Larimer County, CO 2.1 mi. S 5627  Livermore 
Park Creek Reservoir Number 2 (Reservoir) Larimer County, CO 2.1 mi. S 5624  Livermore 
Park Creek Number 2 Dam (Dam) Larimer County, CO 2.1 mi. S 5624  Livermore 
The Horseshoe (Basin) Larimer County, CO 2.4 mi. S 5729  Livermore 
Sheep Draw Quarry (Mine) Larimer County, CO 2.2 mi. SE 5735  Buckeye 
Gilman Mountain (Summit) Larimer County, CO 2.4 mi. NE 6247  Buckeye 
Campbell Mountain (Summit) Larimer County, CO 2.7 mi. SW 6388  Livermore 
Sand Creek (Stream) Laramie County, WY 3.4 mi. N   Granite 
Park Creek Lateral (Canal) Larimer County, CO 3.1 mi. SE 5643  Buckeye 
Sand Creek (Stream) Larimer County, CO 3.6 mi. N   Granite 
Buckeye (Populated Place) Larimer County, CO 3.3 mi. SE 5663  Buckeye 
Spring Gulch (Valley) Larimer County, CO 3.7 mi. SW   Livermore 


Taxon Links for species Picradeniopsis oppositifolia  (Nutt.) Rydb. ex Britton

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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