Utah Valley University Herbarium


Accession # 18160 
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Species Ivesia kingii S. Watson
Common name   King's mousetail
Steve Hegji   0317  
   with Robert Fitts
Coll. Date 23 August 2014 
United States
Garfield County
Locality Sevier River Valley, Miry Creek, private property;
     Elev.: 7485 ft. (2282 m.)
Habitat Notes boggy flood plain 
Latitude Longitude 37° 59'  49.83" N, 112° 22'  56.19" W
Datum WGS84 
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.
Specimen Notes Ranunculus aestivalis study site. 


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

     Ivesia kingii S. Wats.

     Ivesia eremica (Coville) Rydb.
     Ivesia kingii var. eremica (Coville) Ertter
     Potentilla eremica Coville

Common Name(s): ash meadows ivesia, King's ivesia, King's mousetail.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=25223, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Magnoliopsida
                        Subclass: Rosidae
                            Order: Rosales
                                Family: Rosaceae
                                    Genus: Ivesia
                                        Species: Ivesia kingii


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
Hawkins Canyon (Valley) Garfield County, UT 1.5 mi. N   Fremont Pass 
Marshall Ditch (Canal) Garfield County, UT 1.6 mi. SW 6414  Panguitch NW 
Miry Creek (Stream) Garfield County, UT 1.8 mi. NE   Panguitch NW 
Spry Cemetery (Cemetery) Garfield County, UT 1.9 mi. NE 6342  Bull Rush Peak 
Spry (Populated Place) Garfield County, UT 2 mi. NE 6345  Bull Rush Peak 
Bull Rush Creek (Stream) Garfield County, UT 2 mi. NE   Bull Rush Peak 
Marshall Canyon (Valley) Garfield County, UT 2 mi. E   Bull Rush Peak 
Horse Valley (Valley) Garfield County, UT 2.5 mi. NE   Bull Rush Peak 
Bear Valley Junction (Populated Place) Garfield County, UT 2.7 mi. SW 6467  Panguitch NW 
Bear Creek (Stream) Garfield County, UT 3 mi. SW   Little Creek Peak 
McEwen Ditch (Canal) Garfield County, UT 3.8 mi. S 6487  Panguitch NW 
Smith Canyon (Valley) Garfield County, UT 3.6 mi. SE   Mount Dutton 
Sanford Creek (Stream) Garfield County, UT 4.1 mi. SW   Blind Spring Mountain 
Hell Hole (Valley) Garfield County, UT 4.8 mi. N   Fremont Pass 
Redcedar Spring (Spring) Garfield County, UT 4.2 mi. NW 7756  Fremont Pass 
Bull Rush Spring (Spring) Garfield County, UT 4.1 mi. E 7615  Bull Rush Peak 
Pfeiler Ranch Airport (Airport) Garfield County, UT 4.8 mi. SE 7097  Blind Spring Mountain 
Horse Valley (Valley) Garfield County, UT 4.6 mi. NE   Bull Rush Peak 
Right Fork Sanford Creek (Stream) Garfield County, UT 5.5 mi. SE   Adams Head 
Left Fork Sanford Creek (Stream) Garfield County, UT 5.5 mi. SE   Blind Spring Mountain 


Taxon Links for species Ivesia kingii  S. Watson

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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