Utah Valley University Herbarium


Accession # 13106 
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Species Musineon tenuifolium (Nutt. ex Torr. & Gray) J.M. Coult. & Rose
Common name   slender wild parsley
G.M. Kastel   12791  
Coll. Date 21 May 2009 
United States
South Dakota
Pennington County
Locality Highway 44, ca 8-8.5 mi. W of downtown Rapid City, 1.7 mi E of Hisega, ca 0.25 mi on N side of road and up hill to the right;
     Elev.: 4197 ft. (1280 m.)
Habitat Notes Pinus ponderosa open canopy; WSW aspect. 
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 44° 3'  18" N, 103° 21'  32" 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.
Voucher Voucher for Studies of Essential Oil Compositon of Butterfly Host Plants, Vasu Dev, Wayne Whaley, et al. 


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: 13106s1.jpg

Images of other samples of the same species:
specimen image: 12376s1.jpg 

Nearby Accessions

  There are no nearby accessions.


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Shanks Gulch (Valley) Pennington County, SD 1361 ft. SW   Pactola Dam 
Winther School (School) Pennington County, SD 1493 ft. E 4108  Rapid City West 
Captain Jacks Dry Diggins (historical) (Locale) Pennington County, SD 2973 ft. SE 3793  Rapid City West 
Victoria Creek (Stream) Pennington County, SD 0.9 mi. SE   Pactola Dam 
Dark Canyon (Valley) Pennington County, SD 1.1 mi. SE   Pactola Dam 
Camp One (historical) (Locale) Pennington County, SD 1.2 mi. E 3776  Rapid City West 
Ridgeland Heights (Populated Place) Pennington County, SD 1.9 mi. N 4088  Rapid City West 
Commissary Point (Cape) Pennington County, SD 1.8 mi. SW 4580  Pactola Dam 
Buzzards Roost (Summit) Pennington County, SD 1.5 mi. W 4659  Pactola Dam 
McGee (Populated Place) Pennington County, SD 1.7 mi. SW 3881  Pactola Dam 
Moose Camp (historical) (Locale) Pennington County, SD 2 mi. SW 4164  Pactola Dam 
Wild Irishman Gulch (Valley) Pennington County, SD 1.8 mi. NE   Pactola Dam 
Prairie Creek (Stream) Pennington County, SD 1.9 mi. SW   Silver City 
Turkey Hill (Summit) Pennington County, SD 2.2 mi. NE 4085  Rapid City West 
Hisega (Populated Place) Pennington County, SD 2.1 mi. W 4026  Pactola Dam 
Hisega Post Office (historical) (Post Office) Pennington County, SD 2.1 mi. W 4026  Pactola Dam 
Victoria Dam (Dam) Pennington County, SD 2.8 mi. SW 4164  Pactola Dam 
South Canyon Country Estates (Populated Place) Pennington County, SD 3.2 mi. N 4121  Rapid City West 
Tomaha Point (Cape) Pennington County, SD 2.5 mi. W 4659  Pactola Dam 
Tomaha Camp (Locale) Pennington County, SD 2.4 mi. W 4105  Pactola Dam 


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

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