Utah Valley University Herbarium

Label

 
Accession # 06592 
Family
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Family
GentianaceaeGentianaceaeGentianaceae  
Species Swertia perennis L.
Common name   felwort
Collector(s)
J.G. Harris   2654  
Coll. Date 10 August 1994 
Country
State/Province
County
United States
New Mexico
Rio Arriba County
Locality San Pedro Mts, San Pedro Park.
     Elev.: 10102 ft. (3080 m.)
Habitat Notes subalpine meadows. 
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 36° 5'  52" N, 106° 50'  32" W
Datum Not recorded
Uncertainty Not calculated

Taxonomy


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

     Swertia perennis L.

     Swertia perennis var. obtusa (Ledeb.) Ledeb. ex Griseb.

Common Name(s): alpinebog swertia, felwort, star gentian.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=30118, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Magnoliopsida
                        Subclass: Asteridae
                            Order: Gentianales
                                Family: Gentianaceae
                                    Genus: Swertia
                                        Species: Swertia perennis
                                                                                            

Images

Available images of this specimen (click to view):
specimen image: 06592s1.jpg

Images of other samples of the same species:
specimen image: 04677s1.jpg 
04677
specimen image: 07082s1.jpg 
07082

Nearby Accessions


Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
06588 Campanula parryi      "Parry's bellflower" same section
06596 Castilleja rhexiifolia  var. rhexiifolia   "meadow-beauty paintbrush" same section
06590 Draba helleriana      "Heller's whitlow-cress" same section
06597 Erigeron eatonii      "Eaton's fleabane" same section
06589 Gentiana parryi      "Parry's gentian" same section
06591 Gentianopsis detonsa      "small fringed-gentian" same section
06595 Helenium hoopesii      "orange sneezeweed" same section
06594 Orthocarpus luteus      "yellow owl's-clover" same section
06600 Pedicularis groenlandica      "elephant's head" same section
06602 Potentilla gracilis  var. gracilis   "slender cinquefoil" same section
06593 Sedum rhodanthum     same section
06599 Senecio multilobatus      "lobeleaf groundsel" same section
06598 Solidago multiradiata  var. multiradiata   "Rocky Mountain goldenrod" same section

Locale


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
San Pedro Parks (Area) Rio Arriba County, NM 1.1 mi. NE 10338  Nacimiento Peak 
Los Pinos Trail (Trail) Rio Arriba County, NM 1.3 mi. SE 10148  Nacimiento Peak 
Rito Anastacio (Stream) Rio Arriba County, NM 1.4 mi. SE   Nacimiento Peak 
Clear Creek Trail (Trail) Rio Arriba County, NM 1.7 mi. S 10181  Nacimiento Peak 
San Pedro Cabin (Locale) Rio Arriba County, NM 1.6 mi. NE 10394  Nacimiento Peak 
San Pedro Parks Wilderness (Reserve) Rio Arriba County, NM 1.6 mi. E 10361  Nacimiento Peak 
Wild Blue (Mine) Rio Arriba County, NM 2.5 mi. N 10270  Gallina 
San Pedro Peaks (Range) Rio Arriba County, NM 2.3 mi. NE 10604  Nacimiento Peak 
San Pedro Mountains (Range) Rio Arriba County, NM 2.3 mi. E 10306  Nacimiento Peak 
Vega del Oso (Area) Rio Arriba County, NM 2.4 mi. E 10407  Nacimiento Peak 
San Jose Trail (Trail) Rio Arriba County, NM 3.1 mi. N 10224  Gallina 
Rito Anastacio (Trail) Rio Arriba County, NM 2.7 mi. SW 9712  Cuba 
Vallecito Damian (Basin) Rio Arriba County, NM 3.4 mi. S 9610  Nacimiento Peak 
Highline Trail (Trail) Rio Arriba County, NM 2.8 mi. E 10260  Nacimiento Peak 
Peņas Negras Trail (Trail) Rio Arriba County, NM 2.9 mi. E 10142  Nacimiento Peak 
Puertecito de las Perchas (Gap) Rio Arriba County, NM 3.4 mi. S 9836  Nacimiento Peak 
Cuba Ditch (Canal) Rio Arriba County, NM 3.6 mi. S 9738  Nacimiento Peak 
Lime Spring (Spring) Rio Arriba County, NM 3.7 mi. N 9118  Gallina 
San Pedro Mountain Trail (Trail) Rio Arriba County, NM 3.7 mi. N 9433  Gallina 
Red Rock Cliff (Cliff) Rio Arriba County, NM 3.8 mi. N 9695  Gallina 

Links

Taxon Links for species Swertia perennis  L.

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=Swertia+perennis

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