Utah Valley University Herbarium

Label

 
Accession # 13502 
Family
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Family
BoraginaceaeBoraginaceaeBoraginaceae  
Species Plagiobothrys arizonicus (A. Gray) Greene ex A. Gray
Common name   Arizona popcornflower
Collector(s)
W. Fertig   23757  
Coll. Date 06 April 2008 
Country
State/Province
County
United States
Utah
Washington County
Locality Mojave Desert, Beaver Dam Wash, Lytle Ranch Preserve, ridge on E side of wash ca 2 miles E of NV state line and 9.7 air miles N of AZ state line, ca 26 miles W of St. George.
     Elev.: 2850 ft. (869 m.)
Habitat Notes S-facing slope of Muddy Creek Formation in community of Larrea tridentata & Ambrosia dumosa with scattered Yucca brevifolia & Acacia greggii. Understory of Bromus rubens, Erodium cicutarium, Schismus, & various annual wildflowers. 
Township Range T42S R19W S7 SW4  
Datum NAD83 
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.

Taxonomy


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

     Plagiobothrys arizonicus (Gray) Greene ex Gray

Common Name(s): Arizona popcornflower, bloodweed, lipstick plant.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=31980, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Magnoliopsida
                        Subclass: Asteridae
                            Order: Lamiales
                                Family: Boraginaceae
                                    Genus: Plagiobothrys
                                        Species: Plagiobothrys arizonicus
                                                                                            

Images

Available images of this specimen (click to view):
specimen image: 13502s1.jpg

Images of other samples of the same species:
specimen image: 11389d1.jpg 
11389
specimen image: 11389s1.jpg 
11389
specimen image: 11515f1.jpg 
11515
specimen image: 11515s1.jpg 
11515

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Links

Taxon Links for species Plagiobothrys arizonicus  (A. Gray) Greene ex A. Gray

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=Plagiobothrys+arizonicus

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