Utah Valley University Herbarium

Label

 
Accession # 13325 
Family
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Family
PoaceaePoaceaePoaceae  
Species Melica subulata (Griseb.) Scribn.
Infraspecific    var. subulata 
Common name   Alaska onion-grass
Collector(s)
L. Koepke   s.n.  
Coll. Date 03 June 2009 
Country
State/Province
County
United States
Oregon
Clatsop County
Locality Fort Stevens, streamside along bike path heading from main campground, Lewis and Clark National Historic Park.
    
Habitat Notes soil substrate, 0 aspect, 0% slope, Alder and Sambucus overstory, partial shade, next to stream along a paved bike path, Picea sitchensis-Alnus rubra rparian forest, assoc. spec: Athyrium filix-femina, Ranunculus repens, Maianthemum dilatatum, Polystichum munitum, Claytonia sibirica. 
UTM 10 5115631N  425169E 
Datum Not recorded
Uncertainty Not calculated
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.
Specimen Notes collection number: 20090603-2; NPS accession# LEWI-00185, catalog# LEWI 3797 DUP. 

Taxonomy


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

     Melica subulata var. subulata (Griseb.) Scribn.

Common Name(s): Alaska oniongrass.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=529130, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Liliopsida
                        Subclass: Commelinidae
                            Order: Cyperales
                                Family: Poaceae
                                    Genus: Melica
                                        Species: Melica subulata
                                            Variety: Melica subulata var. subulata
                                                

Images

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specimen image: 13325s1.jpg

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Links

Taxon Links for species Melica subulata  (Griseb.) Scribn.

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=Melica+subulata

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