Utah Valley University Herbarium

Label

 
Accession # 08995 
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)
K.T. Harper   2003-268  
Coll. Date 12 September 2003 
Geography United States.  Utah.  Garfield County
Locality Grand Staircase National Monument, Calf Creek Campground. 
 
Elev.: 5850 ft. (1784 m.)
Habitat Notes birch- willow-oakbrush, riparian edge, deep sandy alkaline soil. 
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° 47'  35" N, 111° 24'  47" W
Township Range T35S, R4E, Sec. 1  
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):

     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.
05286 Achnatherum aridum      "Mormon needlegrass" same section
01289 Artemisia filifolia      "sand sagebrush" same section
05287 Asclepias tuberosa      "butterfly milkweed" same section
08994 Chenopodium fremontii  var. fremontii   "Fremont's goosefoot" same section
08993 Chrysothamnus nauseosus  var. gnaphaloides   "graystem rubber rabbitbrush" same section
07170 Clematis ligusticifolia      "white virgins-bower" 1.8 mi. S
07171 Clematis ligusticifolia      "white virgins-bower" 1.8 mi. S
06032 Cleome lutea      "yellow spiderflower" same section
07169 Cleome lutea      "yellow spiderflower" 1.8 mi. S
06027 Cryptantha cinerea  var. pustulosa   "blistered James' cat's eye" same section
08996 Lepidium eastwoodiae      "tall pepperplant" same section
04262 Opuntia fragilis      "brittle pricklypear" same section
14392 Penstemon rostriflorus      "Bridges' beardtongue" 1.2 mi. N
06029 Polygonum convolvulus      "black bindweed" same section
01298 Rhus aromatica  var. simplicifolia   "skunkbush sumac" same section
07167 Scirpus microcarpus      "panicled bulrush" 1.8 mi. S
07168 Scirpus microcarpus      "panicled bulrush" 1.8 mi. S
01291 Shepherdia rotundifolia      "round-leaf buffaloberry" same section
06028 Sphaeralcea parvifolia      "small-leaf globemallow" same section
08992 Thelypodium integrifolium  var. gracilipes  same section

Locale


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Calf Creek Campground (Locale) Garfield County, UT 381 ft. W 5443  Calf Creek 
Calf Creek Recreation Area (Locale) Garfield County, UT 490 ft. W 5355  Calf Creek 
Haymaker Bench (Bench) Garfield County, UT 0.7 mi. E 5958  Calf Creek 
Boynton Lookout (Locale) Garfield County, UT 1.1 mi. NE 5909  Calf Creek 
Calf Creek (Stream) Garfield County, UT 1.2 mi. S   Calf Creek 
Bowington Bench (Bench) Garfield County, UT 1.2 mi. NW 5889  Calf Creek 
Bowington Arch (Arch) Garfield County, UT 1.6 mi. SE 5407  Calf Creek 
Maverick Bridge (Bridge) Garfield County, UT 2.1 mi. S 5364  Calf Creek 
Phipps Wash (Valley) Garfield County, UT 2 mi. S   Tenmile Flat 
Dry Hollow (Valley) Garfield County, UT 2.2 mi. N   Boulder Town 
Lower Calf Creek Falls (Falls) Garfield County, UT 2.5 mi. N 5607  Calf Creek 
Phipps Arch (Arch) Garfield County, UT 2.5 mi. S 5561  Calf Creek 
Escalante Natural Bridge (Bridge) Garfield County, UT 2.2 mi. SW 5558  Calf Creek 
The Hogback (Ridge) Garfield County, UT 3 mi. N 6313  Calf Creek 
Sand Hollow (Valley) Garfield County, UT 2.5 mi. W   Calf Creek 
Sand Creek (Stream) Garfield County, UT 2.7 mi. SW   Jacobs Reservoir 
Deer Creek (Stream) Garfield County, UT 2.8 mi. E   Boulder Town 
Willow Patch Creek (Stream) Garfield County, UT 2.9 mi. W   Calf Creek 
McGath Point (Summit) Garfield County, UT 3.7 mi. N 6680  Calf Creek 
Durffey Mesa (Summit) Garfield County, UT 4.3 mi. N 6614  Calf Creek 

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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