Utah Valley University Herbarium


Accession # 00283 
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Species Viola purpurea Kellogg
Infraspecific    var. venosa (S. Watson) Brainerd
S. Hatfield   14  
Coll. Date 23 April 1989 
United States
Utah County
Locality Hobble Creek Canyon, right fork, 2 mi on dirt road.
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 40° 6'  25" N, 111° 21'  34" W
Township Range T8S, R5E  
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).


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

     Viola purpurea ssp. venosa (S. Wats.) M.S. Baker & J.C. Clausen

     Viola purpurea ssp. atriplicifolia (Greene) M.S. Baker & J.C. Clausen ex M.E. Peck
     Viola purpurea var. atriplicifolia (Greene) M.E. Peck
     Viola purpurea var. venosa (S. Wats.) Brainerd
     Viola venosa (S. Wats.) Rydb.

Common Name(s): goosefoot violet, goosefoot yellow violet.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=524827, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Magnoliopsida
                        Subclass: Dilleniidae
                            Order: Violales
                                Family: Violaceae
                                    Genus: Viola
                                        Species: Viola purpurea
                                            Subspecies: Viola purpurea ssp. venosa


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.
15093 Symphoricarpos       "snowberry" 1.6 mi. S


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Coal Mine Campground (Locale) Utah County, UT 1 mi. E 5906  Rays Valley 
Sixth Water Creek (Stream) Utah County, UT 1.5 mi. S   Strawberry Reservoir NW 
Red Mountain (Summit) Utah County, UT 1.5 mi. N 8035  Two Tom Hill 
Three Forks (Populated Place) Utah County, UT 1.6 mi. S 5591  Rays Valley 
Cottonwood Canyon (Valley) Utah County, UT 1.7 mi. S   Rays Valley 
Three Forks Campground (Locale) Utah County, UT 1.8 mi. S 5492  Rays Valley 
Dry Canyon (Valley) Utah County, UT 1.8 mi. S   Rays Valley 
Mineral Spring Campground (Locale) Utah County, UT 1.7 mi. NE 6070  Two Tom Hill 
Tanner Ridge (Ridge) Utah County, UT 1.5 mi. E 6493  Rays Valley 
Fifth Water Creek (Stream) Utah County, UT 1.8 mi. SE   Strawberry Reservoir NW 
Hawthorn Campground (Locale) Utah County, UT 2.5 mi. N 6198  Two Tom Hill 
Sawmill Hollow (Valley) Utah County, UT 2.5 mi. N   Two Tom Hill 
Red Hollow (Valley) Utah County, UT 2.7 mi. SW   Two Tom Hill 
Tanner Ridge (Ridge) Utah County, UT 2.7 mi. NE 7221  Two Tom Hill 
Monks Hollow (Valley) Utah County, UT 2.9 mi. SW   Rays Valley 
Mollies Nipple (Summit) Utah County, UT 3.2 mi. N 7651  Two Tom Hill 
Diamond Fork Arch (Arch) Utah County, UT 2.9 mi. SW 5486  Billies Mountain 
Wignal Flat (Flat) Utah County, UT 2.9 mi. SW 5653  Billies Mountain 
Third Water Creek (Stream) Utah County, UT 3 mi. SE   Strawberry Reservoir SW 
Farmer Slope (Slope) Utah County, UT 3.4 mi. NE 6710  Two Tom Hill 


Taxon Links for species Viola purpurea  Kellogg

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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