Utah Valley University Herbarium


Accession # 05384 
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Species Typha domingensis Pers.
Common name   southern cattail
K.T. Harper   2001-235  
   with R. Jolley
Coll. Date 15 August 2001 
United States
Wayne County
Locality wetlands near Teasdale;
     Elev.: 6919 ft. (2109 m.)
Habitat Notes riparian area, willow-sedge 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 38° 17'  24" N, 111° 26'  51" W
Township Range T29S, R4E, Sec. 14  
Datum Not recorded
Uncertainty Polygon diameter (with coordinate as origin): 1' (1800 m.)
Voucher BLM wetlands vegetative survey, K.T. Harper 2001 


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

     Typha domingensis Pers.

     Typha angustata Bory & Chaubard

Common Name(s): southern cattail, Southern cat-tail.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=42327, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Liliopsida
                        Subclass: Commelinidae
                            Order: Typhales
                                Family: Typhaceae
                                    Genus: Typha
                                        Species: Typha domingensis


Available images of this specimen (click to view):
specimen image: 05384s1.jpg

Images of other samples of the same species:
specimen image: 04779s1.jpg 

Nearby Accessions

Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
05389 Aster occidentalis      "western mountain aster" same section
05360 Atriplex prostrata      "spear-leaved orache" same section
05367 Calamagrostis scopulorum      "Jones' reedgrass" same section
05385 Castilleja exilis     same section
05361 Chenopodium glaucum  var. salinum  same section
05368 Chrysothamnus nauseosus  var. consimilis   "rubber rabbitbrush" same section
05363 Clematis ligusticifolia      "white virgins-bower" same section
05372 Distichlis spicata      "saltgrass" same section
05359 Elaeagnus angustifolia      "Russian olive" same section
05364 Elymus lanceolatus  subsp. lanceolatus   "thickspike wheatgrass" same section
05369 Elymus repens      "quackgrass" same section
05375 Epilobium hornemannii      "Hornemann's willowherb" same section
05365 Helianthus petiolaris      "prairie sunflower" same section
05439 Hordeum brachyantherum  subsp. brachyantherum   "meadow barley" 1752 ft. SE
05370 Hordeum jubatum  subsp. intermedium   "intermediate foxtail" same section
05374 Lemna obscura      "little duckweed" same section
05366 Phalaris arundinacea      "reed Canary grass" same section
05362 Polygonum ramosissimum      "bushy knotweed" same section
05440 Polypogon monspeliensis      "rabbit's foot grass" 1752 ft. SE
05441 Salix exigua  var. stenophylla  1752 ft. SE
05388 Sarcobatus vermiculatus      "greasewood" same section
05373 Scirpus acutus     same section
05387 Scirpus pungens  var. longispicatus  same section
05442 Senecio hydrophilus      "water ragwort" 1752 ft. SE
05371 Shepherdia argentea      "silver buffaloberry" same section
05443 Sium suave      "hemlock water parsnip" 1752 ft. SE
05358 Sonchus asper      "spiny sowthistle" same section
00260 Sphaeralcea coccinea      "scarlet globemallow" 1 mi. NE
05386 Typha latifolia      "broad-leaf cattail" same section
05551 Veronica catenata     same section


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Cottonwood Creek (Stream) Wayne County, UT 0.7 mi. E   Blind Lake 
Cottonwood Creek (Stream) Wayne County, UT 0.7 mi. E   Blind Lake 
Torrey Canal (Canal) Wayne County, UT 1.5 mi. N 6874  Torrey 
Teasdale Bench (Bench) Wayne County, UT 1.3 mi. NW 6975  Torrey 
Boulder Creek (Stream) Wayne County, UT 1.6 mi. S   Blind Lake 
Teasdale District Ranger Station (Locale) Wayne County, UT 1.4 mi. W 7100  Torrey 
Teasdale Cemetery (Cemetery) Wayne County, UT 1.6 mi. W 7153  Torrey 
Red Cliff Oasis (Park) Wayne County, UT 1.6 mi. E 6831  Torrey 
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (Church) Wayne County, UT 1.7 mi. E 6841  Torrey 
Torrey (Populated Place) Wayne County, UT 1.7 mi. E 6838  Torrey 
Teasdale (Populated Place) Wayne County, UT 1.6 mi. W 7139  Torrey 
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (Church) Wayne County, UT 1.7 mi. W 7143  Torrey 
Poverty Flat (Flat) Wayne County, UT 1.8 mi. NE 6841  Torrey 
Birch Creek (Stream) Wayne County, UT 2.5 mi. S   Blind Lake 
Holt Draw (Valley) Wayne County, UT 2.6 mi. N   Torrey 
Cigarette Hollow (Valley) Wayne County, UT 2.3 mi. NW   Bicknell 
Cigarette Hollow (Valley) Wayne County, UT 2.3 mi. NW   Torrey 
Velvet Ridge (Ridge) Wayne County, UT 2.5 mi. NW 7366  Torrey 
Donkey Creek (Stream) Wayne County, UT 2.5 mi. SE   Blind Lake 
Torrey Cemetery (Cemetery) Wayne County, UT 2.6 mi. E 6831  Torrey 


Taxon Links for species Typha domingensis  Pers.

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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