Utah Valley University Herbarium

Label

 
Accession # 06070 
Family
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Family
PoaceaePoaceaePoaceae  
Species Elymus elymoides (Raf.) Swezey
Infraspecific    subsp. brevifolius (J.G. Sm.) Barkworth
Common name   long-leaf squirreltail
Collector(s)
Donna M. Barnes   1193  
Coll. Date 18 June 2001 
Country
State/Province
County
United States
Utah
Kane County
Locality [Markagunt Plateau, Utah Highway 14], S side of road, along the trail to Cascade Falls;
     Elev.: 8627 ft. (2630 m.)
Habitat Notes ponderosa-bristlecone-manzanita 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 37° 29'  54" N, 112° 45'  29" W
Datum Not recorded
Uncertainty Polygon diameter (with coordinate as origin): 1' (1800 m.)

Taxonomy


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

     Elymus elymoides ssp. brevifolius (J.G. Sm.) Barkworth, comb. nov. ined.

     Elymus elymoides var. brevifolius (J.G. Sm.) Dorn
     Elymus longifolius (J.G. Sm.) Gould
     Sitanion hystrix var. brevifolium (J.G. Sm.) C.L. Hitchc.
     Sitanion longifolium J.G. Sm.
     Sitanion velutinum Piper

Common Name(s): squirreltail.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=525111, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Liliopsida
                        Subclass: Commelinidae
                            Order: Cyperales
                                Family: Poaceae
                                    Genus: Elymus
                                        Species: Elymus elymoides
                                            Subspecies: Elymus elymoides ssp. brevifolius
                                                

Images

Available images of this specimen (click to view):
specimen image: 06070s1.jpg

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.
06123 Aquilegia scopulorum  var. scopulorum   "Utah columbine" same section
06135 Astragalus miser  var. oblongifolius   "timber milkvetch" same section
06073 Carex aurea      "golden sedge" same section
06122 Ceanothus fendleri      "Fendler's ceanothus" same section
06124 Cymopterus alpinus      "alpine parsley" same section
06120 Erigeron sionis  var. trilobatus   "Cedar Breaks fleabane" same section
06125 Euphorbia brachycera      "horned spurge" same section
06071 Ivesia sabulosa      "Intermountain mousetail" same section
06072 Linum kingii      "King's flax" same section
06121 Shepherdia canadensis      "Canada buffaloberry" same section
06118 Zigadenus elegans      "mountain death camas" same section

Locale


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Cascade Falls (Falls) Kane County, UT 1334 ft. N 8832  Navajo Lake 
Spruces Campground (Locale) Kane County, UT 1.6 mi. N 9138  Navajo Lake 
The Saddle (Gap) Kane County, UT 1.5 mi. NW 9377  Navajo Lake 
Navajo Lake (Reservoir) Kane County, UT 1.9 mi. N 9052  Navajo Lake 
Cow Lake (Lake) Kane County, UT 1.6 mi. E 8813  Henrie Knolls 
Ashdown Canyon (Valley) Kane County, UT 2 mi. SW   Navajo Lake 
Dry Valley (Valley) Kane County, UT 2 mi. NE   Straight Canyon 
Navajo Lake Campground (Locale) Kane County, UT 2.3 mi. NW 9085  Navajo Lake 
Christensen Boating Site (Locale) Kane County, UT 2.4 mi. NW 9036  Navajo Lake 
Stevens Canyon (Valley) Kane County, UT 2.8 mi. S   Strawberry Point 
Deer Valley (Valley) Kane County, UT 2.9 mi. N   Navajo Lake 
Big Springs (Spring) Kane County, UT 3 mi. S 7261  Straight Canyon 
Larson Spring (Spring) Kane County, UT 2.8 mi. NW 9088  Navajo Lake 
Navajo lake Lodge (Populated Place) Kane County, UT 2.9 mi. NW 9105  Navajo Lake 
Rosy Canyon (Valley) Kane County, UT 3.5 mi. S   Strawberry Point 
Elderberry Spring (Spring) Kane County, UT 3 mi. NW 9059  Navajo Lake 
Navajo Peak (Summit) Kane County, UT 3 mi. W 9955  Navajo Lake 
Seth Canyon (Valley) Kane County, UT 3.6 mi. S   Straight Canyon 
Navajo Lake Spring (Spring) Kane County, UT 3.5 mi. NW 9082  Navajo Lake 
Sage Valley (Valley) Iron County, UT 4 mi. N   Navajo Lake 

Links

Taxon Links for species Elymus elymoides  (Raf.) Swezey

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=Elymus+elymoides

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