Utah Valley University Herbarium

Label

 
Accession # 05021 
Family
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Family
CyperaceaeCyperaceaeCyperaceae  
Species Carex cordillerana Saarela & B.A. Ford
Common name   Cordilleran sedge
Collector(s)
T. Taggart   9  
   with D. Nelson, T. Heaton
Coll. Date 22 August 2000 
Country
State/Province
County
United States
Utah
Utah County
Locality Mineral Basin, near bog mine.
     Elev.: 8800 ft. (2683 m.)
Habitat Notes dry forb-grass community. 
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° 38'  39" N, 111° 36'  59" W
Township Range T3S, R3E, Sec. 16, NE SW  
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).

Taxonomy


No synonyms recognized in the ITIS database.

Images

Available images of this specimen (click to view):
specimen image: 05021s2.jpg

Nearby Accessions


Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
01771 Castilleja applegatei  var. viscida   "sticky Applegate's paintbrush" 1.4 mi. NW

Locale


Nearby locations from the USGS Geographic Name Information System (GNIS) database:

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Pine Tree (Populated Place) Salt Lake County, UT 2825 ft. S 7586  Park City West 
Burnt Flat (Populated Place) Salt Lake County, UT 0.7 mi. S 7681  Park City West 
Beartrap Fork (Stream) Salt Lake County, UT 0.6 mi. SW   Park City West 
Silver Fork (Stream) Salt Lake County, UT 0.7 mi. S   Brighton 
Utley (Populated Place) Salt Lake County, UT 0.7 mi. S 7963  Park City West 
Dunyon Dell (Populated Place) Salt Lake County, UT 0.8 mi. S 7687  Park City West 
Mule Hollow (Valley) Salt Lake County, UT 0.8 mi. S   Park City West 
Willow Creek (Stream) Salt Lake County, UT 0.8 mi. S   Park City West 
Neilson (Populated Place) Salt Lake County, UT 0.8 mi. S 7868  Park City West 
Silver Fork (Populated Place) Salt Lake County, UT 1 mi. S 7783  Park City West 
Mats Basin (Basin) Salt Lake County, UT 1.1 mi. S 8488  Park City West 
Greens Basin (Basin) Salt Lake County, UT 1 mi. SW 8412  Mount Aire 
Lake Desolation (Lake) Salt Lake County, UT 1.3 mi. NE 9233  Park City West 
Willow Heights (Summit) Salt Lake County, UT 1.2 mi. SE 8517  Park City West 
Lake Desolation Trail (Trail) Salt Lake County, UT 1.5 mi. N 8570  Park City West 
The Spruces Campground (Locale) Salt Lake County, UT 1.2 mi. W 7369  Mount Aire 
Mill F Flat (Flat) Salt Lake County, UT 1.5 mi. SE 8035  Park City West 
Honeycomb Fork (Valley) Salt Lake County, UT 1.7 mi. S   Brighton 
Dry Lake (Lake) Salt Lake County, UT 1.3 mi. E 8846  Park City West 
Days Fork (Stream) Salt Lake County, UT 1.3 mi. W   Dromedary Peak 

Links

Taxon Links for species Carex cordillerana  Saarela & B.A. Ford

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=Carex+cordillerana

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