Utah Valley University Herbarium


Accession # 03612 
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Species Plantago patagonica Jacq.
Common name   Patagonia plantain
R. Van Buren   360  
   with L. Armstrong
Coll. Date 23 April 1992 
United States
Mohave County
Locality Arizona Strip, 1 mile south of stateline near St. George.
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 36° 56'  22" N, 113° 35'  10" W
Township Range T41s, R12W, Sec. 2  
Datum Not recorded
Uncertainty Not calculated
TRS Notes Latitude and longitude were derived from township and range information and may be
inaccurate by as much as 0.7 miles (or 4.2 miles if the section is not given).


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

     Plantago patagonica Jacq.

     Plantago patagonica var. breviscapa (Shinners) Shinners
     Plantago patagonica var. gnaphalioides (Nutt.) Gray
     Plantago patagonica var. oblonga (Morris) Shinners
     Plantago patagonica var. spinulosa (Dcne.) Gray
     Plantago picta Morris
     Plantago purshii Roemer & J.A. Schultes
     Plantago purshii var. breviscapa Shinners
     Plantago purshii var. oblonga (Morris) Shinners
     Plantago purshii var. picta Pilger
     Plantago purshii var. spinulosa (Dcne.) Shinners
     Plantago spinulosa Dcne.
     Plantago wyomingensis Gandog.

Common Name(s): woolly Indianwheat, woolly plantain, woolly plantian, wooly Indianwheat, wooly plantain.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=32907, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Magnoliopsida
                        Subclass: Asteridae
                            Order: Plantaginales
                                Family: Plantaginaceae
                                    Genus: Plantago
                                        Species: Plantago patagonica


Available images of this specimen (click to view):
specimen image: 03612s2.jpg

Images of other samples of the same species:
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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
Lizard Spring (Spring) Mohave County, AZ 1.4 mi. SW 3622  Lizard Point 
Lizard Point (Cape) Mohave County, AZ 2 mi. SW 4807  Lizard Point 
Mokaac Spring (Spring) Mohave County, AZ 2.8 mi. S 3612  Lizard Point 
Mokaac Reservoir (Reservoir) Mohave County, AZ 2.5 mi. NE 2963  Lizard Point 
Quail Canyon (Valley) Mohave County, AZ 3 mi. S   Wolf Hole Mountain East 
State Line Reservoir (Reservoir) Mohave County, AZ 3.4 mi. NE 2809  Lizard Point 
Gardener Well (Well) Mohave County, AZ 4 mi. N 2720  Lizard Point 
Mokaac Wash (Arroyo) Mohave County, AZ 4.2 mi. N   Lizard Point 
North Tank (Reservoir) Mohave County, AZ 4.2 mi. SW 4944  Lizard Point 
Mokaac Mountain (Summit) Mohave County, AZ 4.2 mi. SW 5177  Purgatory Canyon 
Big Valley (Basin) Washington County, UT 4.7 mi. N 2635  Saint George 
Big Valley (Valley) Mohave County, AZ 4.7 mi. N   Purgatory Canyon 
Black Knolls (Summit) Mohave County, AZ 4.1 mi. W 3583  Purgatory Canyon 
Dinner Flat (Flat) Mohave County, AZ 4.1 mi. W 3557  Purgatory Canyon 
Black Rock Interchange (Crossing) Mohave County, AZ 4.4 mi. NW 2799  Purgatory Canyon 
White Dome (Summit) Washington County, UT 5.1 mi. N 2854  Saint George 
Mokaac Wash (Valley) Washington County, UT 5.4 mi. N 2602  Saint George 
Lizard Wash (Valley) Washington County, UT 5.3 mi. N 2595  Saint George 
Lizard Wash (Valley) Mohave County, AZ 5.3 mi. N   Lizard Point 
Pocket Hill (Summit) Mohave County, AZ 4.8 mi. SW 3806  Purgatory Canyon 


Taxon Links for species Plantago patagonica  Jacq.

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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