Utah Valley University Herbarium

Label

 
Accession # 08964 
Family
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Family
PotamogetonaceaePotamogetonaceaePotamogetonaceae  
Species Potamogeton alpinus Balbis
Common name   alpine pondweed
Collector(s)
Donna M. Barnes   3636  
Coll. Date 26 June 2003 
Geography United States.  Utah.  Sevier County
Locality Sevier Plateau, along Gooseberry-Fremont Road (FR 640), submerged in the pond at Cold Spring, ca. 13.7 road miles S of Exit 63 of I-70; 
 
Elev.: 9178 ft. (2798 m.)
Habitat Notes aspen 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 38° 46'  54" N, 111° 38'  56" W
Datum WGS84 
Uncertainty Polygon diameter (with coordinate as origin): GPS
Georef. Notes This coordinate was obtained by a GPS unit and an error estimate was not recorded by the user. However due to the accuracy of most units, a polygon diameter between 25 and 250 meters could reasonably be assumed.

Taxonomy


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

     Potamogeton alpinus Balbis

     Potamogeton alpinus var. subellipticus (Fern.) Ogden
     Potamogeton alpinus ssp. tenuifolius (Raf.) HultÚn
     Potamogeton alpinus var. tenuifolius (Raf.) Ogden

Common Name(s): alpine pondweed.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=39020, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Liliopsida
                        Subclass: Alismatidae
                            Order: Najadales
                                Family: Potamogetonaceae
                                    Genus: Potamogeton
                                        Species: Potamogeton alpinus
                                                                                            

Images

Available images of this specimen (click to view):
specimen image: 08964s1.jpg

Images of other samples of the same species:
specimen image: 05502s1.jpg 
05502
specimen image: 06864s1.jpg 
06864
specimen image: 06866s1.jpg 
06866
specimen image: 07947s1.jpg 
07947
specimen image: 08965s1.jpg 
08965

Nearby Accessions


Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
08966 Helenium hoopesii      "orange sneezeweed" same section
04313 Lewisia pygmaea      "dwarf lewisia" 1 mi. NE
04314 Lithophragma glabrum      "bulbous woodland-star" 1 mi. NE
09376 Phacelia sericea  var. ciliosa  2 mi. S
04300 Phacelia sericea  var. ciliosa  same section
04312 Plantago tweedyi      "Tweedy's plantain" 1 mi. NE
08965 Potamogeton alpinus      "alpine pondweed" same section
04315 Ranunculus alismifolius  var. montanus   "waterplantain buttercup" same section
14331 Salix scouleriana      "Scouler's willow" same section
14330 Salix scouleriana      "Scouler's willow" same section
09377 Thelypodium sagittatum  var. sagittatum   "arrow thelypody" 2 mi. S
04316 Trifolium kingii      "King's clover" 1 mi. NE
08963 Veronica serpyllifolia      "thymeleaf speedwell" same section
04311 Viola canadensis      "Canadian white violet" 1 mi. NE
08967 Viola nuttallii      "Nuttall's violet" same section

Locale


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Cold Spring (Spring) Sevier County, UT 138 ft. NE 9105  Gooseberry Creek 
Twin Ponds (Reservoir) Sevier County, UT 1931 ft. N 8954  Gooseberry Creek 
Salina City Dam (Dam) Sevier County, UT 2027 ft. W 9049  Gooseberry Creek 
Taylor Flat (Flat) Sevier County, UT 0.8 mi. N 8816  Gooseberry Creek 
Abes Reservoir (Reservoir) Sevier County, UT 0.8 mi. NW 8754  Gooseberry Creek 
Farnsworth Reservoir (Reservoir) Sevier County, UT 0.9 mi. SW 9525  Gooseberry Creek 
Farnsworth Dam (Dam) Sevier County, UT 0.9 mi. SW 9515  Gooseberry Creek 
Harves River Reservoir (Reservoir) Sevier County, UT 1 mi. SW 9495  Gooseberry Creek 
Salina Reservoir (Reservoir) Sevier County, UT 1.4 mi. S 9679  Gooseberry Creek 
Hamilton Reservoir (Reservoir) Sevier County, UT 1.4 mi. W 9731  Gooseberry Creek 
Abes Creek (Stream) Sevier County, UT 1.7 mi. NW   Gooseberry Creek 
Gates Lake (Reservoir) Sevier County, UT 2.1 mi. SW 9646  Gooseberry Creek 
Gooseberry Ranger Station (Locale) Sevier County, UT 2.3 mi. NW 7924  Gooseberry Creek 
Squaw Hollow (Valley) Sevier County, UT 2.4 mi. NW   Gooseberry Creek 
Sheep Creek (Stream) Sevier County, UT 2.4 mi. NW   Gooseberry Creek 
Gooseberry Campground (Locale) Sevier County, UT 2.5 mi. NW 7855  Gooseberry Creek 
U M Yogo Saddle (Gap) Sevier County, UT 2.9 mi. SE 10397  Hilgard Mountain 
Beaver Creek (Stream) Sevier County, UT 2.7 mi. E   Hilgard Mountain 
Gooseberry (Locale) Sevier County, UT 3 mi. NW 7970  Gooseberry Creek 
Long Hollow (Valley) Sevier County, UT 3.1 mi. NW   Gooseberry Creek 

Links

Taxon Links for species Potamogeton alpinus  Balbis

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=Potamogeton+alpinus

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