Utah Valley University Herbarium

Label

 
Accession # 00555 
Family
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Family
PoaceaePoaceaePoaceae  
Species Trisetum spicatum (L.) K. Richt.
Common name   narrow oat-grass
Collector(s)
R. Collins   626  
Coll. Date 17 August 1979 
Country
State/Province
County
United States
Utah
Juab County
Locality just S of Nebo Peak.
     Elev.: 11100 ft. (3384 m.)
Habitat Notes flat spot. 
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 39° 47'  39" N, 111° 46'  9" W
Township Range T12S, R1E, Sec. 1  
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).

Taxonomy


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

     Trisetum spicatum (L.) Richter

     Aira spicata L.
     Trisetum montanum Vasey
     Trisetum montanum var. shearii Louis-Marie
     Trisetum spicatum ssp. alaskanum (Nash) Hultén
     Trisetum spicatum var. alaskanum (Nash) Malte ex Louis-Marie
     Trisetum spicatum ssp. congdonii (Scribn. & Merr.) Hultén
     Trisetum spicatum var. congdonii (Scribn. & Merr.) A.S. Hitchc.
     Trisetum spicatum var. maidenii (Gandog.) Fern.
     Trisetum spicatum ssp. majus (Rydb.) Hultén
     Trisetum spicatum var. majus (Rydb.) Farw.
     Trisetum spicatum ssp. molle (Kunth) Hultén
     Trisetum spicatum var. molle (Kunth) Beal
     Trisetum spicatum ssp. montanum (Vasey) W. Weber
     Trisetum spicatum ssp. pilosiglume (Fern.) Hultén
     Trisetum spicatum var. pilosiglume Fern.
     Trisetum spicatum var. spicatiforme Hultén
     Trisetum spicatum var. villosissimum (Lange) Louis-Marie
     Trisetum subspicatum (L.) Beauv.
     Trisetum triflorum (Bigelow) A.& D. Löve
     Trisetum triflorum ssp. molle (Kunth) A.& D. Löve
     Trisetum villosissimum (Lange) Louis-Marie

Common Name(s): spike trisetum.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=41294, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Liliopsida
                        Subclass: Commelinidae
                            Order: Cyperales
                                Family: Poaceae
                                    Genus: Trisetum
                                        Species: Trisetum spicatum
                                                                                            

Images

Available images of this specimen (click to view):
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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.
00549 Achnatherum lettermanii      "Letterman's needlegrass" same section
04047 Aquilegia scopulorum      "Utah columbine" 1 mi. N
04046 Collomia debilis      "alpine mountain trumpet" 1 mi. N
00548 Elymus trachycaulus  subsp. trachycaulus   "slender wheatgrass" same section
00560 Minuartia nuttallii      "Nuttall's sandwort" same section
00566 Minuartia nuttallii      "Nuttall's sandwort" same section
00552 Poa secunda      "Sandberg's bluegrass" same section
00554 Poa secunda      "Sandberg's bluegrass" same section
00550 Ranunculus adoneus      "alpine buttercup" same section
00551 Saxifraga rhomboidea      "diamond-leaf saxifrage" same section
04097 Silene acaulis      "mountain spiny milkvetch" 1 mi. N
03964 Silene acaulis      "moss catchfly" 1 mi. N
04081 Solidago multiradiata  var. scopulorum   "low goldenrod" 1 mi. N

Locale


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Middle Ridge (Ridge) Juab County, UT 2100 ft. SW 8885  Mona 
Willow Trail (Trail) Juab County, UT 0.8 mi. SE 10375  Mona 
South Basin (Basin) Juab County, UT 1.6 mi. N 10099  Mona 
Platt Slide (Valley) Juab County, UT 1.3 mi. W   Mona 
Water Hollow (Valley) Juab County, UT 1.3 mi. W   Mona 
Right Fork Willow Creek (Stream) Juab County, UT 1.3 mi. W   Mona 
Middle Basin (Basin) Juab County, UT 1.4 mi. NE 8977  Nebo Basin 
North Basin (Basin) Juab County, UT 1.7 mi. N 11280  Mona 
Andrews Ridge (Ridge) Juab County, UT 1.5 mi. SE 8882  Nebo Basin 
Nebo Peak Trail (Trail) Juab County, UT 1.6 mi. SE 8560  Nebo Basin 
Mount Nebo (Summit) Juab County, UT 2 mi. N 11671  Mona 
Wasatch Range (Range) Juab County, UT 2 mi. N 11671  Mona 
Cedar Ridge (Ridge) Juab County, UT 2 mi. W 7143  Mona 
Pole Canyon Basin (Basin) Juab County, UT 2.6 mi. N 9416  Mona 
Bear Canyon Picnic Area (Locale) Juab County, UT 2.1 mi. E 6631  Nebo Basin 
Left Fork Willow Creek (Stream) Juab County, UT 2.1 mi. W   Mona 
Nebo Basin (Basin) Juab County, UT 2.2 mi. NE 7523  Nebo Basin 
Hell Hole Basin (Basin) Utah County, UT 2.6 mi. NE 9895  Nebo Basin 
Bear Canyon (Valley) Juab County, UT 2.2 mi. E   Nebo Basin 
Wolf Pass (Gap) Juab County, UT 2.8 mi. N 10634  Nebo Basin 

Links

Taxon Links for species Trisetum spicatum  (L.) K. Richt.

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=Trisetum+spicatum

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