Utah Valley University Herbarium

Label

 
Accession # 15583 
Family
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Family
AsteraceaeAsteraceaeAsteraceae  
Species Machaeranthera commixta Greene
Common name   Bigelow's tansy aster
Collector(s)
W. Fertig   24206  
   with D. Reynolds
Coll. Date 06 August 2008 
Country
State/Province
County
United States
Utah
Iron County
Locality Markagunt Plateau, Cedar Mountain, Ashdown Gorge Wilderness Area, ca 0.2 miles N of rim of Cedar Breaks amphitheater, ca 0.3 miles W of UT Hwy 143 and 2 miles SW of Brian Head Peak.
     Elev.: 10375 ft. (3163 m.)
Township Range T36S R9W S14 SE4SW4  
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):

     Machaeranthera bigelovii var. commixta (Greene) B.L. Turner

     Machaeranthera canescens var. commixta (Greene) Welsh
     Machaeranthera commixta Greene

Common Name(s): Bigelow's tansyaster.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=529067, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Magnoliopsida
                        Subclass: Asteridae
                            Order: Asterales
                                Family: Asteraceae
                                    Genus: Machaeranthera
                                        Species: Machaeranthera bigelovii
                                            Variety: Machaeranthera bigelovii var. commixta
                                                

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Taxon Links for species Machaeranthera commixta  Greene

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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External link to this species in the UVU Herbarium:
http://herbarium.UVU.edu/virtual/search.asp?taxon=Machaeranthera+commixta

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