Utah Valley University Herbarium

Label

 
Accession # 01318 
Family
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Family
AsteraceaeAsteraceaeAsteraceae  
Species Machaeranthera canescens (Pursh) A. Gray
Common name   mountain gray tansy aster
Collector(s)
Kim Anderson   158  
Coll. Date 12 August 1991 
Country
State/Province
County
United States
Utah
Garfield County
Locality Escalante Mountains, North Creek.
    
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 37° 57'  50" N, 111° 55'  37" W
Township Range T33S, R1W, Sec. 5  
Datum Not recorded
Uncertainty Polygon diameter (with coordinate as origin): 30" (900 m.)
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).
Specimen Notes North Creek transect. 

Taxonomy


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

     Machaeranthera canescens (Pursh) Gray

Common Name(s): hoary aster, hoary goldenweed, hoary machaeranthera, hoary tansyaster, hoary tansy-aster, purple aster.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=37984, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Magnoliopsida
                        Subclass: Asteridae
                            Order: Asterales
                                Family: Asteraceae
                                    Genus: Machaeranthera
                                        Species: Machaeranthera canescens
                                                                                            

Images

Available images of this specimen (click to view):
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Images of other samples of the same species:
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Nearby Accessions


Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
01314 Eriogonum       "nodding wild buckwheat" 1.5 mi. NW
01315 Gilia       "Arizona scarlet gilia" 1.5 mi. NW
01317 Hymenoxys       "Cooper's rubberweed" same section
01316 Penstemon strictus      "Rocky Mountain beardtongue" same section

Locale


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
North Creek Draw (Valley) Garfield County, UT 1575 ft. W   Grass Lakes 
Mud Lake (Lake) Garfield County, UT 1.6 mi. S 9223  Grass Lakes 
Robs Reservoir (Reservoir) Garfield County, UT 1.8 mi. E 9587  Grass Lakes 
Black Ridge (Ridge) Garfield County, UT 2.3 mi. SW 8750  Grass Lakes 
Otter Lake (Lake) Garfield County, UT 2.2 mi. SE 9722  Grass Lakes 
Grass Lakes (Lake) Garfield County, UT 2.6 mi. S 9587  Grass Lakes 
Pacer Lake (Reservoir) Garfield County, UT 2.6 mi. NE 9121  Grass Lakes 
Pacer Lake Reservoir Dam (Dam) Garfield County, UT 2.6 mi. NE 9121  Grass Lakes 
Trail Lake (Lake) Garfield County, UT 2.4 mi. E 9935  Grass Lakes 
Pacer Lake (Lake) Garfield County, UT 2.7 mi. NE 9348  Grass Lakes 
Bug Lake (Lake) Garfield County, UT 2.8 mi. SE 10345  Grass Lakes 
Mud Lake (Lake) Garfield County, UT 3.3 mi. N 8580  Antimony 
Mud Lake Flat (Flat) Garfield County, UT 3.6 mi. N 8491  Antimony 
Cottonwood Creek (Stream) Garfield County, UT 2.9 mi. W   Adams Head 
Center Creek (Stream) Garfield County, UT 3.9 mi. N   Grass Lakes 
Twin Lakes (Lake) Garfield County, UT 3.9 mi. S 9088  Grass Lakes 
Cow Creek (Stream) Garfield County, UT 3.4 mi. NW   Adams Head 
Deer Creek (Stream) Garfield County, UT 3.9 mi. N   Adams Head 
Johns Valley (Valley) Garfield County, UT 3.7 mi. NW   Bryce Canyon 
North Creek (Stream) Garfield County, UT 4.2 mi. N   Grass Lakes 

Links

Taxon Links for species Machaeranthera canescens  (Pursh) A. Gray

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=Machaeranthera+canescens

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