Utah Valley University Herbarium


Accession # 01513 
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Species Sphaeralcea munroana (Douglas) Spach
Common name   Munroe's globemallow
T. Billington   s.n.  
   with F. Billington
Coll. Date 24 June 1995 
United States
Tooele County
Locality Skull Valley, 37 miles S of I-80, off exit 77, near Dugway.
Habitat Notes sagebrush-grass community; sandy soil. 
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 40° 15'  8" N, 112° 43'  59" W
Township Range T6S, R8W, Sec. 34  
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):

     Sphaeralcea munroana (Dougl. ex Lindl.) Spach ex Gray

Common Name(s): Munroe globemallow, Munro's globemallow.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=21949, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Magnoliopsida
                        Subclass: Dilleniidae
                            Order: Malvales
                                Family: Malvaceae
                                    Genus: Sphaeralcea
                                        Species: Sphaeralcea munroana


Available images of this specimen (click to view):
specimen image: 01513s1.jpg

Images of other samples of the same species:
specimen image: 09990s1.jpg 
specimen image: 09992s1.jpg 
specimen image: 10705s1.jpg 

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
Dugway High School (School) Tooele County, UT 1.9 mi. SW 4862  Davis Knolls 
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (Church) Tooele County, UT 2.1 mi. S 4849  Davis Knolls 
Dugway School (School) Tooele County, UT 2 mi. S 4853  Davis Knolls 
Dugway Post Office (historical) (Post Office) Tooele County, UT 2.2 mi. S 4843  Davis Knolls 
Dugway (Populated Place) Tooele County, UT 2.2 mi. S 4843  Davis Knolls 
Scribner Spring (Spring) Tooele County, UT 2 mi. NE 4721  Terra 
Willow Patch Springs (Spring) Tooele County, UT 2.5 mi. N 4708  Terra 
Jenning Springs (Spring) Tooele County, UT 2.9 mi. N 4734  Terra 
Big Spring (Spring) Tooele County, UT 3.1 mi. N 4712  Terra 
Cold Spring (Spring) Tooele County, UT 3.2 mi. N 4695  Terra 
Orr Ranch (Locale) Tooele County, UT 3.3 mi. N 4698  Terra 
Fox Area (Locale) Tooele County, UT 3.4 mi. SW 4862  Camels Back Ridge NE 
Condie Ranch (Locale) Tooele County, UT 5.4 mi. N 4702  Terra 
Barlow Creek (Stream) Tooele County, UT 5.4 mi. N   Deseret Peak East 
Post Hollow (Valley) Tooele County, UT 5.3 mi. NW   Tabbys Peak SE 
Little Davis Mountain (Summit) Tooele County, UT 6.2 mi. SW 5089  Camels Back Ridge NE 


Taxon Links for species Sphaeralcea munroana  (Douglas) Spach

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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