Utah Valley University Herbarium


Accession # 12376 
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Species Musineon tenuifolium (Nutt. ex Torr. & Gray) J.M. Coult. & Rose
Common name   slender wild parsley
N. Snow   7783b  
Coll. Date 03 May 2000 
United States
Weld County
Locality county road 103, 3 miles N of Colorado Highway 14.
     Elev.: 4915 ft. (1498 m.)
Habitat Notes shortgrass prairie. 
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 40° 41'  2" N, 104° 5'  12" W
Datum Not recorded
Uncertainty Not calculated


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

     Musineon tenuifolium (Nutt. ex Torr. & Gray) Coult. & Rose

     Aletes tenuifolius (Nutt. ex Torr. & Gray) W.A. Weber
     Musineum tenuifolium Nutt. ex Torr. & Gray

Common Name(s): slender wildparsley.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=29765, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Magnoliopsida
                        Subclass: Rosidae
                            Order: Apiales
                                Family: Apiaceae
                                    Genus: Musineon
                                        Species: Musineon tenuifolium


Available images of this specimen (click to view):
specimen image: 12376s1.jpg

Images of other samples of the same species:
specimen image: 13106s1.jpg 

Nearby Accessions

Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
12377 Astragalus spatulatus      "tufted milkvetch" same section


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Nob Hill Windmill (Locale) Weld County, CO 628 ft. E 4912  Keota 
Keota Water Well (Well) Weld County, CO 0.8 mi. NE 4954  Keota 
Keota (Populated Place) Weld County, CO 1.4 mi. N 4967  Keota 
Alkali Well (Well) Weld County, CO 1.4 mi. SE 4899  Keota 
Railroad Water Well (Well) Weld County, CO 1.7 mi. E 4892  Keota 
Coal Mine Windmill (Locale) Weld County, CO 2.8 mi. S 4928  Keota 
Gunsight Windmill (Locale) Weld County, CO 3 mi. N 4977  Keota 
Low Flat Windmill (Locale) Weld County, CO 3.6 mi. S 4902  Keota 
Wye Windmill (Locale) Weld County, CO 3.2 mi. SE 4922  Keota 
Big Pipe Windmill (Locale) Weld County, CO 2.9 mi. SE 4928  Keota 
Doublebarrel Windmill (Locale) Weld County, CO 3 mi. E 5000  Keota 
Wildhorse Number 1 Dam (Dam) Weld County, CO 3.7 mi. NE 4938  Keota 
Wildhorse Reservoir 1 (Reservoir) Weld County, CO 3.7 mi. NE 4938  Keota 
Wild Horse Ditch (Canal) Weld County, CO 3.2 mi. E 4918  Keota 
Wild Horse Reservoir (Reservoir) Weld County, CO 3.6 mi. NE 4941  Keota 
Rockridge Windmill (Locale) Weld County, CO 4.4 mi. NE 4958  Keota 


Taxon Links for species Musineon tenuifolium  (Nutt. ex Torr. & Gray) J.M. Coult. & Rose

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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