Utah Valley University Herbarium

Label

 
Accession # 01263 
Family
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Family
RanunculaceaeRanunculaceaeRanunculaceae  
Species Aconitum columbianum Nutt.
Infraspecific    var. columbianum 
Common name   western monkshood
Collector(s)
K. Anderson   145  
Coll. Date 09 August 1991 
Country
State/Province
County
United States
Utah
Beaver County
Locality Big Flat.
    
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 38° 17'  17" N, 112° 21'  9" W
Township Range T29S, R4W, Sec. 18  
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


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

     Aconitum columbianum ssp. columbianum Nutt.

     Aconitum columbianum var. bakeri (Greene) Harrington
     Aconitum columbianum var. ochroleucum A. Nels.
     Aconitum columbianum ssp. pallidum Piper
     Aconitum geranioides Greene
     Aconitum leibergii Greene
     Aconitum mogollonicum Greene

Common Name(s): Columbian monkshood.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=181845, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Magnoliopsida
                        Subclass: Magnoliidae
                            Order: Ranunculales
                                Family: Ranunculaceae
                                    Genus: Aconitum
                                        Species: Aconitum columbianum
                                            Subspecies: Aconitum columbianum ssp. columbianum
                                                

Images

Available images of this specimen (click to view):
specimen image: 01263s2.jpg

Images of other samples of the same species:
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01112
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01936
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03136
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03428
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06369
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13002
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13039
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13039
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13039
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Nearby Accessions


Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
00187 Caltha leptosepala      "white marsh marigold" same section
11428 Caltha leptosepala      "white marsh marigold" same section
01252 Moneses uniflora      "single delight" same section
01264 Pedicularis groenlandica      "elephant's head" same section
00186 Ranunculus glaberrimus  var. ellipticus   "sagebrush buttercup" same section

Locale


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Big Flat Guard Station (Locale) Beaver County, UT 1810 ft. W 10083  Delano Peak 
Big Flat (Flat) Beaver County, UT 0.8 mi. SW 10194  Delano Peak 
Baker Spring (Spring) Piute County, UT 1.1 mi. SE 9384  Delano Peak 
Long Flat (Flat) Piute County, UT 1.4 mi. S 9892  Delano Peak 
Beetle Creek (Stream) Beaver County, UT 1.3 mi. W   Delano Peak 
Rigger Park (Flat) Piute County, UT 1.7 mi. S 9751  Delano Peak 
Otter Lake (Lake) Beaver County, UT 1.7 mi. N 9571  Delano Peak 
Mirror Lake (Lake) Beaver County, UT 1.7 mi. N 9600  Delano Peak 
City Creek Peak (Summit) Piute County, UT 1.8 mi. N 11011  Delano Peak 
Harmony Park (Flat) Beaver County, UT 1.6 mi. SW 10086  Shelly Baldy Peak 
Blainies Dam (Dam) Beaver County, UT 1.9 mi. N 9558  Delano Peak 
Puffer Lake (Reservoir) Beaver County, UT 2 mi. N 9659  Delano Peak 
Puffer Lake Dam (Dam) Beaver County, UT 2 mi. N 9659  Delano Peak 
Cullen Creek (Stream) Beaver County, UT 2.1 mi. N   Delano Peak 
Grindstone Flat (Flat) Piute County, UT 2.6 mi. S 9279  Delano Peak 
Elk Meadows Ski Area (Locale) Beaver County, UT 2.7 mi. N 10135  Delano Peak 
Hy Hunt Creek (Stream) Beaver County, UT 2.3 mi. W   Delano Peak 
Hi Hunt Creek (Stream) Beaver County, UT 2.3 mi. W   Delano Peak 
Tushar Ridge (Ridge) Beaver County, UT 2.4 mi. NW 9843  Shelly Baldy Peak 
Buck Ridge (Ridge) Beaver County, UT 2.3 mi. W 9876  Shelly Baldy Peak 

Links

Taxon Links for species Aconitum columbianum  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=Aconitum+columbianum

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