Utah Valley University Herbarium


Accession # 06000 
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Species Hymenoxys torreyana (Nutt.) K.F. Parker
Common name   Torrey's four-nerved daisy
Donna M. Barnes   2080  
   with K.T. Harper, R. Van Buren
Coll. Date 09 June 2001 
United States
Emery County
Locality I-70, Moore Junction rest area, on the S side of the freeway;
     Elev.: 7223 ft. (2202 m.)
Habitat Notes fine loose soil; caespitose 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° 50'  47" N, 110° 55'  57" W
Township Range T23S R9E Sec. 4  
Datum Not recorded
Uncertainty Polygon diameter (with coordinate as origin): 1' (1800 m.)


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

     Tetraneuris torreyana (Nutt.) Greene

     Hymenoxys torreyana (Nutt.) Parker

Common Name(s): Torrey's four-nerve daisy.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=38515, click for more information and references)

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


Available images of this specimen (click to view):
specimen image: 06000s2.jpg

Nearby Accessions

Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
05996 Arenaria fendleri  var. eastwoodiae   "Eastwood's sandwort" same section
05993 Caulanthus crassicaulis      "thickstem wild cabbage" same section
03629 Chaetopappa ericoides      "rose-heath" 1.2 mi. NW
06006 Chamaechaenactis scaposa      "fullstem" same section
06003 Erigeron compactus  var. consimilis   "San Rafael cushion-daisy" same section
03628 Erigeron pumilus  var. concinnus   "western shaggy fleabane" 1.2 mi. NW
05999 Eriogonum aretioides      "Widtsoe wild buckwheat" same section
05998 Linanthus pungens      "granite prickly phlox" same section
06001 Machaeranthera grindelioides  var. grindelioides   "gumweed tansy aster" same section
05997 Penstemon pachyphyllus      "thick-leaf beardtongue" same section
05995 Phacelia ivesiana  var. ivesiana   "Ives' scorpionweed" same section
06002 Townsendia incana      "silvery Townsend-daisy" same section


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Sagebrush Bench (Bench) Emery County, UT 2.7 mi. S 7254  Copper Globe 
Justensen Flats (Flat) Emery County, UT 2.6 mi. E 7077  Copper Globe 
Copper Golbe Mine (Mine) Emery County, UT 3.2 mi. S 7094  Copper Globe 
Copper Globe (Bench) Emery County, UT 3.2 mi. SE 7041  Copper Globe 
Link Flats (Flat) Emery County, UT 5.3 mi. S 6864  Copper Globe 
Link Flat Natural Area (Area) Emery County, UT 5.2 mi. S 6765  Copper Globe 
Forney Springs (Spring) Sweetwater County, WY 5.4 mi. N 6122  Sid And Charley 
Square Top (Summit) Emery County, UT 5.4 mi. S 7294  Copper Globe 
San Rafael Knob (Summit) Emery County, UT 4.8 mi. SE 7769  San Rafael Knob 
Jensen Seep (Spring) Emery County, UT 5.6 mi. NW 5893  Short Canyon 


Taxon Links for species Hymenoxys torreyana  (Nutt.) K.F. Parker

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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