Utah Valley University Herbarium

Label

 
Accession # 00199 
Family
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Family
AlliaceaeAmaryllidaceaeLiliaceae  
Species Allium acuminatum Hook.
Common name   tapertip wild onion
Collector(s)
S. Hatfield   47  
Coll. Date 28 May 1989 
Country
State/Province
County
United States
Utah
Utah
Locality Hobble Creek Canyon, next to golf course.
    
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° 28'  16" W
Township Range T8S, R4E  
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):

     Allium acuminatum Hook.

     Allium acuminatum var. cuspidatum Fern.

Common Name(s): tapertip onion, taper-tip onion.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=42707, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Liliopsida
                        Subclass: Liliidae
                            Order: Liliales
                                Family: Liliaceae
                                    Genus: Allium
                                        Species: Allium acuminatum
                                                                                            

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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00289
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00290
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00293
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01216
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01469
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01516
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01559
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01609
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01633
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02883
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03093
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06786
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09886
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13050
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15931
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15931

Nearby Accessions


Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
00223 Balsamorhiza sagittata      "arrow-leaf balsamroot" same section
05014 Hordeum marinum      "seaside barley" same section

Locale


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Mill Hollow (Stream) Utah County, UT 0.9 mi. S   Billies Mountain 
Diamond Battle Historical Monument (Park) Utah County, UT 1.9 mi. SE 5706  Billies Mountain 
Grindstone Ridge (Ridge) Utah County, UT 2.3 mi. N 6844  Granger Mountain 
Dibbles Canyon (Valley) Utah County, UT 2.3 mi. NW   Billies Mountain 
Pace Hollow (Basin) Utah County, UT 2.5 mi. SW 8416  Spanish Fork Peak 
Dry Diamond Ridge (Ridge) Utah County, UT 2.8 mi. SW 9256  Spanish Fork Peak 
Maple Canyon Lake (Lake) Utah County, UT 2.7 mi. W 8747  Spanish Fork Peak 
Little Diamond Creek (Stream) Utah County, UT 3.2 mi. SE   Billies Mountain 
Grindstone Ridge (Ridge) Utah County, UT 3.1 mi. NW 6838  Springville 
Left Fork Days Canyon (Valley) Utah County, UT 3.6 mi. N   Granger Mountain 
Right Fork Days Canyon (Valley) Utah County, UT 3.6 mi. N   Granger Mountain 
Wanrhodes Canyon (Valley) Utah County, UT 3.1 mi. SE   Granger Mountain 
Palmyra Campground (Locale) Utah County, UT 3.3 mi. SE 5210  Billies Mountain 
Brimhall Canyon (Valley) Utah County, UT 3.6 mi. S   Billies Mountain 
Patrick Place (Populated Place) Utah County, UT 3 mi. SE 5761  Billies Mountain 
Right Fork Maple Canyon (Valley) Utah County, UT 3.3 mi. NW   Spanish Fork Peak 
Diamond Campground (Locale) Utah County, UT 3.4 mi. SE 5230  Billies Mountain 
Spanish Fork Peak (Summit) Utah County, UT 3.3 mi. W 9981  Spanish Fork Peak 
Whiting Camp (Locale) Utah County, UT 3.4 mi. NW 5460  Springville 
Hobble Creek Guard Station (Locale) Utah County, UT 4.3 mi. N 5315  Granger Mountain 

Links

Taxon Links for species Allium acuminatum  Hook.

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=Allium+acuminatum

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