Utah Valley University Herbarium


Accession # 10611 
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Species Delphinium andersonii A. Gray
Common name   Anderson's larkspur
D.M. Barnes   4547  
Coll. Date 06 June 2005 
United States
Millard County
Locality House Range, E side of Sawtooth Mountain, North Canyon, on slopes of hills N of the road in the canyon, ca. 5.5 miles W of the junction with the rd to Marjum Canyon;
     Elev.: 6795 ft. (2072 m.)
Habitat Notes rock crevices; pinyon-juniper 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 39° 13'  11.38" N, 113° 20'  42.25" W
Datum WGS84 
Uncertainty Polygon diameter (with coordinate as origin): 30" (900 m.)


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

     Delphinium andersonii Gray

     Delphinium andersonii ssp. cognatum (Greene) Ewan
     Delphinium andersonii var. cognatum (Greene) R.J. Davis
     Delphinium cognatum Greene
     Delphinium xylorrhizum Rydb.

Common Name(s): Anderson's larkspur.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=501976, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Magnoliopsida
                        Subclass: Magnoliidae
                            Order: Ranunculales
                                Family: Ranunculaceae
                                    Genus: Delphinium
                                        Species: Delphinium andersonii


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.
10614 Castilleja angustifolia  var. flavescens   "pale narrow-leaf paintbrush" same section
10615 Castilleja scabrida  var. barnebyana   "Barneby's paintbrush" same section
15109 Eriogonum ovalifolium      "cushion wild buckwheat" same section
10607 Eriogonum ovalifolium  var. nivale   "alpine cushion wild buckwheat" same section
10612 Lathyrus brachycalyx  var. brachycalyx   "Bonneville sweetpea" same section
10613 Pedicularis centranthera      "dwarf lousewort" same section
10610 Phacelia incana      "hoary scorpionweed" same section
10609 Physaria chambersii  var. chambersii   "Chambers' twinpod" same section
10608 Stenotus acaulis      "stemless goldenweed" same section
10616 Streptanthus cordatus  var. cordatus   "heart-leaf twistflower" 4 ft. S


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
North Canyon (Valley) Millard County, UT 0.8 mi. E   Notch Peak 
Brown Queen Mine (Mine) Millard County, UT 1.9 mi. W 7139  Notch Peak 
Marjum Pass (Gap) Millard County, UT 2.5 mi. N 6273  Marjum Pass 
Orr Ridge (Ridge) Millard County, UT 2.5 mi. S 8163  Miller Cove 
Bird Canyon (Valley) Millard County, UT 2.3 mi. NW   Notch Peak 
Little Horse Canyon (Valley) Millard County, UT 2.3 mi. SE   Miller Cove 
Amasa Valley (Valley) Millard County, UT 2.9 mi. SW   Notch Peak 
Big Horse Canyon (Valley) Millard County, UT 3 mi. SE   Miller Cove 
House Range (Range) Millard County, UT 3.1 mi. W 6946  Notch Peak 
Side Canyon (Valley) Millard County, UT 3.9 mi. S   Miller Cove 
Water Canyon (Valley) Millard County, UT 3.9 mi. S   Notch Peak 
Antelope Mountain (Summit) Millard County, UT 3.4 mi. NW 6703  Notch Peak 
Badlands (Area) Millard County, UT 3.4 mi. SE 5978  Miller Cove 
Contact Canyon (Valley) Millard County, UT 4 mi. S   Notch Peak 
Klondike Mine (Mine) Millard County, UT 4.2 mi. S 7064  Miller Cove 
The Hermits Cabin (Locale) Millard County, UT 3.7 mi. NW 5571  Notch Peak 
Baldy (Summit) Millard County, UT 3.9 mi. SW 8488  Notch Peak 
Candland Canyon (Valley) Millard County, UT 4.5 mi. SE   Miller Cove 
Middle Range (Range) Millard County, UT 4.9 mi. N 7579  Swasey Peak SW 
Marjum Canyon (Valley) Millard County, UT 4.4 mi. W   Marjum Pass 


Taxon Links for species Delphinium andersonii  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

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