Utah Valley University Herbarium


Accession # 10397 
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Species Allionia incarnata L.
Common name   trailing windmills
D.M. Barnes   4347  
Coll. Date 27 April 2005 
United States
Garfield County
Locality Notom Road, paved portion to Bullfrog Marina, loop of road overlooking Bullfrog Creek Canyon, N of Pedistal Alley trailhead.
     Elev.: 3947 ft. (1203 m.)
Habitat Notes rocky slope, black brush community; sandy 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° 36'  53" N, 110° 47'  38" 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.


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

     Allionia incarnata L.

Common Name(s): trailing allionia, trailing four o'clock, trailing windmills.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=19581, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Magnoliopsida
                        Subclass: Caryophyllidae
                            Order: Caryophyllales
                                Family: Nyctaginaceae
                                    Genus: Allionia
                                        Species: Allionia incarnata


Available images of this specimen (click to view):
specimen image: 10397s1.jpg

Images of other samples of the same species:
specimen image: 02873s1.jpg 
specimen image: 08961s2.jpg 
specimen image: 09350s2.jpg 
specimen image: 10227s1.jpg 
specimen image: 11990e1.jpg 
specimen image: 11990c1.jpg 
specimen image: 11990d1.jpg 
specimen image: 11990s1.jpg 
specimen image: 13163s1.jpg 

Nearby Accessions

Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
10487 Astragalus amphioxys  var. amphioxys   "crescent milkvetch" same section
10399 Gaillardia pinnatifida      "Hopi blanketflower" same section
10400 Glyptopleura marginata      "white-margined carveseed" 83 ft. NE
10398 Thymophylla pentachaeta  var. belenidium   "five-needled pricklyleaf" same section


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Halls Creek Bay (Bay) Kane County, UT 0.7 mi. E 3898  Hall Mesa 
Bullfrog Creek (Stream) Garfield County, UT 1.5 mi. S   Mount Pennell 
Long Canyon (Valley) Garfield County, UT 2.6 mi. S   Deer Point 
Middle Point (Cape) Garfield County, UT 3.5 mi. N 5007  Clay Point 
Hall Mesa (Summit) Garfield County, UT 4 mi. W 5168  Clay Point 
Saleratus Point (Cape) Garfield County, UT 5.1 mi. N 5253  Clay Point 
Bullfrog Creek Overlook (Locale) Garfield County, UT 5 mi. N 4899  Clay Point 
Millers Creek (Stream) Garfield County, UT 4.9 mi. SW   Stevens Canyon North 
Painted Hill RV Park (Park) Kane County, UT 5.1 mi. SE 3849  Bullfrog 
Red Tanks (Reservoir) Garfield County, UT 5.4 mi. SE 3842  Bullfrog 
Clay Canyon (Valley) Garfield County, UT 6.1 mi. N   Deer Point 
Shitamaring Creek (Stream) Garfield County, UT 6.6 mi. NE   Copper Creek Benches 


Taxon Links for species Allionia incarnata  L.

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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