Utah Valley University Herbarium

Label

 
Accession # 15676 
Family
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Family
Caryophyllaceae  
Species Loeflingia squarrosa Nutt.
Common name   spreading pygmyleaf
Collector(s)
W. Fertig   24701  
Coll. Date 02 June 2009 
Country
State/Province
County
United States
Utah
Kane County
Locality Colorado Plateau: head of West Fork Three Lakes Canyon, ca 1 mile S of Red Knoll, 1.2 miles W of Hancock Road N of Coral Pink Sand Dunes, ca 6 air miles NW of Kanab.
     Elev.: 5990 ft. (1826 m.)
UTM 12 4111421N  355681E 
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):

     Loeflingia squarrosa Nutt.

Common Name(s): California loeflingia, spreading pygmyleaf.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=20304, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Magnoliopsida
                        Subclass: Caryophyllidae
                            Order: Caryophyllales
                                Family: Caryophyllaceae
                                    Genus: Loeflingia
                                        Species: Loeflingia squarrosa
                                                                                            

Images

Available images of this specimen (click to view):
specimen image: 15676s1.jpg

Nearby Accessions

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Links

Taxon Links for species Loeflingia squarrosa  Nutt.

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=Loeflingia+squarrosa

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