Utah Valley University Herbarium

Label

 
Accession # 08500 
Family
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Family
AsteraceaeAsteraceaeAsteraceae  
Species Machaeranthera canescens (Pursh) A. Gray
Infraspecific    var. canescens 
Common name   hoary tansyaster, grey tansyaster
Collector(s)
D.M. Barnes   3391  
   with K.T. Harper, R. Jolley
Coll. Date 29 May 2003 
Geography United States.  Utah.  Kane County
Locality Escalante Grand Staircase National Monument, Cottonwood Wash road, ca 3 mi N of Highway 89. 
 
Elev.: 4728 ft. (1441 m.)
Habitat Notes clay soil of Wingate Formation, shadscale community. 
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 37° 7'  49" N, 111° 53'  3" W
Datum Not recorded
Uncertainty Not calculated

Taxonomy


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

     Machaeranthera canescens ssp. canescens (Pursh) Gray

Common Name(s): hoary tansyaster, hoary tansy-aster, ironplant goldenweed.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=37985, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Magnoliopsida
                        Subclass: Asteridae
                            Order: Asterales
                                Family: Asteraceae
                                    Genus: Machaeranthera
                                        Species: Machaeranthera canescens
                                            Subspecies: Machaeranthera canescens ssp. canescens
                                                

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.
08498 Atriplex corrugata      "mat saltbush" same section
08496 Cleomella palmeriana      "Rocky Mountain stickweed" same section
08497 Townsendia annua      "annual Townsend-daisy" same section
08499 Viguiera soliceps      "tropical false goldeneye" same section

Locale


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
The Rimrocks (Cliff) Kane County, UT 1.5 mi. S 4708  Bridger Point 
East Cove (Basin) Kane County, UT 2.3 mi. S 4574  West Clark Bench 
Sand Gulch (Valley) Kane County, UT 2.1 mi. SW   Fivemile Valley 
Adairville (Locale) Kane County, UT 2 mi. SW 4403  West Clark Bench 
Rock House Cove (Valley) Kane County, UT 2.6 mi. N   Fivemile Valley 
Long Canyon (Valley) Kane County, UT 2.7 mi. SW   West Clark Bench 
Johnson Store Butte (Summit) Kane County, UT 2.5 mi. SW 4446  West Clark Bench 
Paria Ranger Station (Locale) Kane County, UT 3.6 mi. S 4298  West Clark Bench 
Whitehouse Trailhead (Locale) Kane County, UT 3.6 mi. S 4318  West Clark Bench 
West Cove (Basin) Kane County, UT 3 mi. W 4570  West Clark Bench 
White House (Locale) Kane County, UT 3.9 mi. S 4351  West Clark Bench 
White House Spring (Spring) Kane County, UT 3.9 mi. S 4380  West Clark Bench 
Calf Spring (Spring) Kane County, UT 4.8 mi. S 4597  West Clark Bench 
Brigham Plains (Flat) Kane County, UT 5.1 mi. N 5611  Fivemile Valley 
Catstair Canyon (Valley) Kane County, UT 4.1 mi. W   West Clark Bench 
Picturesque Windows (Arch) Kane County, UT 5.3 mi. S 4557  Bridger Point 
Hattie Green Mine (Mine) Kane County, UT 4.5 mi. NW 5502  Fivemile Valley 
Five Mile Spring (Spring) Kane County, UT 5.5 mi. NW 5266  Fivemile Valley 
Blue Cove (Valley) Kane County, UT 5.9 mi. NE   Lower Coyote Spring 

Links

Taxon Links for species Machaeranthera canescens  (Pursh) A. Gray

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=Machaeranthera+canescens

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