Utah Valley University Herbarium


Accession # 07878 
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Species Madia glomerata Hook.
Common name   mountain tarweed
Donna M. Barnes   3051  
   with K.J. Barnes
Coll. Date 07 August 2002 
United States
Wasatch County
Locality Duschesne Ridge turn off, S of Mill Hollow Reservoir;
     Elev.: 9771 ft. (2979 m.)
Habitat Notes wet drainage area east of 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° 27'  36" N, 111° 8'  24" W
Datum Not recorded
Uncertainty Polygon diameter (with coordinate as origin): 1' (1800 m.)


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

     Madia glomerata Hook.

Common Name(s): cluster tarweed, mountain tarplant, mountain tarweed.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=38029, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Magnoliopsida
                        Subclass: Asteridae
                            Order: Asterales
                                Family: Asteraceae
                                    Genus: Madia
                                        Species: Madia glomerata


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.
07889 Agoseris glauca  var. cronquistii   "Cronquist's mountain dandelion" 1.6 mi. NW
07892 Androsace septentrionalis      "pygmy-flowered rockjasmine" 1.6 mi. NW
07880 Carex lenticularis  var. lipocarpa   "Kellogg's sedge" same section
07894 Chenopodium glaucum  var. salinum  1.6 mi. NW
07888 Descurainia californica      "Sierra tansy mustard" 1.6 mi. NW
07893 Draba albertina      "alpine whitlow-cress" 1.6 mi. NW
07887 Epilobium alpinum  var. alpinum  1.6 mi. NW
07879 Eurybia integrifolia      "thick stem aster" same section
05323 Lepidium campestre      "field pepperwort" 1.7 mi. N
05318 Lithophragma glabrum      "bulbous woodland-star" 1.7 mi. N
07881 Lupinus argenteus  var. argentatus   "silvery lupine" same section
07890 Microsteris gracilis  var. humilior   "slender phlox" 1.6 mi. NW
07891 Noccaea montana  var. montana   "alpine pennycress" 1.6 mi. NW
07885 Orthocarpus tolmiei      "Tolmie's owl's-clover" 1.6 mi. NW
05321 Ranunculus alismifolius      "plantain-leaf buttercup" 1.7 mi. N
05320 Ranunculus cardiophyllus      "heart-leaf buttercup" 1.7 mi. N
07886 Ranunculus inamoenus      "graceful buttercup" 1.6 mi. NW
07884 Senecio eremophilus  var. kingii   "King's ragwort" 1.6 mi. NW
07882 Thalictrum fendleri      "Fendler's meadow-rue" 1.6 mi. NW
07883 Trisetum spicatum      "narrow oat-grass" 1.6 mi. NW


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Lake Fork (Stream) Wasatch County, UT 1.1 mi. SE   Heber Mountain 
Death Hollow (Valley) Wasatch County, UT 1.3 mi. SE   Wolf Creek Summit 
Harvey Meadow (Flat) Wasatch County, UT 1.3 mi. SW 9367  Heber Mountain 
Camp Hollow (Valley) Wasatch County, UT 1.7 mi. SE   Wolf Creek Summit 
Dip Vat Hollow (Valley) Wasatch County, UT 2.3 mi. N   Heber Mountain 
Bear Hollow (Valley) Wasatch County, UT 2.5 mi. N   Heber Mountain 
Corral Hollow (Valley) Wasatch County, UT 2.3 mi. SE   Wolf Creek Summit 
Duchesne Ridge (Ridge) Wasatch County, UT 2.4 mi. E 9666  Wolf Creek Summit 
Buck Hollow (Valley) Wasatch County, UT 3.1 mi. N   Heber Mountain 
Mill Hollow Campground (Locale) Wasatch County, UT 2.8 mi. NE 8898  Wolf Creek Summit 
Beef Pasture (Area) Wasatch County, UT 2.6 mi. SE 8458  Wolf Creek Summit 
Mill Hollow Dam (Dam) Wasatch County, UT 2.9 mi. NE 8836  Wolf Creek Summit 
Mill Hollow Reservoir (Reservoir) Wasatch County, UT 2.9 mi. NE 8806  Wolf Creek Summit 
Yellow Lake (Lake) Wasatch County, UT 2.6 mi. E 9761  Wolf Creek Summit 
Buck Hollow Ridge (Ridge) Wasatch County, UT 2.7 mi. NW 9138  Heber Mountain 
Little West Fork (Stream) Wasatch County, UT 2.7 mi. SE   Heber Mountain 
Heber Mountain (Summit) Wasatch County, UT 2.9 mi. SW 10217  Heber Mountain 
Willow Creek (Stream) Wasatch County, UT 3.6 mi. N   Soapstone Basin 
Shale Ridge (Ridge) Wasatch County, UT 2.8 mi. E 9669  Wolf Creek Summit 
Mill Hollow Granite School Center (School) Wasatch County, UT 3 mi. E 8869  Wolf Creek Summit 


Taxon Links for species Madia glomerata  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

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