Utah Valley University Herbarium


Accession # 05281 
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Species Penstemon rostriflorus Kellogg
Common name   Bridges' beardtongue
K.T. Harper   2001-115  
   with J. Simpson
Coll. Date 04 July 2001 
United States
Washington County
Locality Kolob Canyon visitors center area, Zion National Park, east of I-15 exit 40.
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° 39'  19" N, 113° 11'  21" W
Township Range T36S, R12W, Sec.29  
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):

     Penstemon rostriflorus Kellogg

     Penstemon bridgesii Gray
     Penstemon bridgesii var. amplexicaulis Monnet

Common Name(s): beaked beardtongue, beakflower penstemon, Bridge penstemon.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=504226, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Magnoliopsida
                        Subclass: Asteridae
                            Order: Scrophulariales
                                Family: Scrophulariaceae
                                    Genus: Penstemon
                                        Species: Penstemon rostriflorus


Available images of this specimen (click to view):
specimen image: 05281s1.jpg

Nearby Accessions

Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
05274 Solanum triflorum      "cut-leaf nightshade" same section


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Shirts Creek (Stream) Iron County, UT 0.7 mi. SW   Cedar Mountain 
The Bottoms (Flat) Iron County, UT 1.4 mi. S 5453  Cedar City NW 
Quichapa Lake (Lake) Iron County, UT 1.6 mi. SW 5453  Cedar City NW 
Eightmile Springs (Spring) Iron County, UT 2 mi. NW 5463  Cedar City NW 
KSUB-AM (Cedar City) (Tower) Iron County, UT 3 mi. N 5486  Cedar City NW 
Quichapa Creek (Stream) Iron County, UT 2.9 mi. SW   Stoddard Mountain 
Duncan Creek (Stream) Iron County, UT 2.8 mi. SW   Stoddard Mountain 
Bauers Knoll (Summit) Iron County, UT 3.4 mi. N 5509  Cedar City NW 
Hamiltons Fort (Populated Place) Iron County, UT 3.2 mi. SE 5571  Kanarraville 
Mud Springs (Spring) Iron County, UT 3.8 mi. S 5466  Kanarraville 
Halivah (Populated Place) Iron County, UT 3.9 mi. N 5492  Cedar City NW 
Eightmile Hills (Summit) Iron County, UT 3.9 mi. NW 6618  Cedar City NW 
Paiute Indian Reservation (Reserve) Iron County, UT 4.4 mi. SE 6014  Kanarraville 
Armstrong Mine (Mine) Iron County, UT 4.7 mi. N 6011  Cedar City NW 
Eightmile Pass (Gap) Iron County, UT 4.5 mi. NW 6063  Cedar City NW 
Lindsay Hill Mine (Mine) Iron County, UT 4.8 mi. N 5883  Cedar City NW 
Cross Hollow Hills (Summit) Iron County, UT 4.2 mi. E 6050  Cedar City 
Hicks Creek (Stream) Iron County, UT 4.7 mi. SE   Cedar Mountain 
North Hills (Summit) Iron County, UT 5.1 mi. SE 6306  Kanarraville 
Granite Mountain (Summit) Iron County, UT 5.3 mi. N 6464  Cedar City NW 


Taxon Links for species Penstemon rostriflorus  Kellogg

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

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