Utah Valley University Herbarium

Label

 
Accession # 12479 
Family
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Family
AsteraceaeAsteraceaeAsteraceae  
Species Cirsium flodmanii (Rydb.) Arthur
Common name   Flodman's thistle
Collector(s)
B. Koblitz   383  
Coll. Date 28 June 2000 
Country
State/Province
County
United States
Colorado
Larimer County
Locality Phantom Canyon Preserve, ca 25 miles N of Ft. Collins, along US Highway 287, along E side of north fork of Cache La Poudre River, Preserve "Reach 6", in disturbed area between river and upland shrubs.
     Elev.: 6070 ft. (1851 m.)
Habitat Notes flowers pink, abundant. 
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° 18'  W
Datum Not recorded
Uncertainty Not calculated

Taxonomy


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

     Cirsium flodmanii (Rydb.) Arthur

     Cirsium nebraskense var. discissum Lunell
     Cirsium oblanceolatum (Rydb.) K. Schum.

Common Name(s): Flodman thistle, Flodman's thistle.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=36368, click for more information and references)

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

Images

Available images of this specimen (click to view):
specimen image: 12479s1.jpg

Nearby Accessions


Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
12488 Brickellia grandiflora      "tassel-flowered brickellbush" same section
12481 Brickellia grandiflora      "tassel-flowered brickellbush" same section
12492 Thlaspi arvense      "field pennycress" same section
12397 Tradescantia occidentalis  var. occidentalis   "prairie spiderwort" same section

Locale


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Calloway Hill (Summit) Larimer County, CO 1.4 mi. S 6290  Livermore Mountain 
Christopher Charles Cradock Grave (Cemetery) Larimer County, CO 2.1 mi. SE 5866  Livermore Mountain 
Overland Trail (Trail) Larimer County, CO 1.8 mi. W 6565  Livermore Mountain 
Sixmile Creek (Stream) Larimer County, CO 1.9 mi. W   Virginia Dale 
Tenmile Creek (Stream) Larimer County, CO 2.4 mi. E   Virginia Dale 
Lonetree Creek (Stream) Larimer County, CO 2.4 mi. NE   Virginia Dale 
Cherokee Stage Station Cemetery (Cemetery) Larimer County, CO 2.4 mi. E 6234  Livermore Mountain 
Halligan Dam (Dam) Larimer County, CO 2.8 mi. NW 6359  Virginia Dale 
Halligan Reservoir (Reservoir) Larimer County, CO 2.8 mi. NW 6359  Virginia Dale 
Lonetree Creek (Stream) Larimer County, CO 2.8 mi. NE   Buckhorn Mountain 
South Fork Rabbit Creek (Stream) Larimer County, CO 3.1 mi. SW   Haystack Gulch 
Livermore Cemetery (Cemetery) Larimer County, CO 3 mi. SE 5945  Livermore Mountain 
Rabbit Creek (Stream) Larimer County, CO 3.3 mi. SE   Livermore Mountain 
North Fork Rabbit Creek (Stream) Larimer County, CO 3 mi. SW   Haystack Gulch 
Middle Fork Rabbit Creek (Stream) Larimer County, CO 3 mi. SW   Haystack Gulch 
Upper Stonewall Reservoir (Reservoir) Larimer County, CO 3.1 mi. SE 5962  Livermore Mountain 
Upper Stonewall Dam (Dam) Larimer County, CO 3.1 mi. SE 5962  Livermore Mountain 
Meadow Creek (Stream) Larimer County, CO 3.4 mi. NW   Haystack Gulch 
Red Mountain (Summit) Larimer County, CO 4.1 mi. N 7097  Virginia Dale 
Stonewall Creek (Stream) Larimer County, CO 3.8 mi. SE   Virginia Dale 

Links

Taxon Links for species Cirsium flodmanii  (Rydb.) Arthur

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=Cirsium+flodmanii

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