Utah Valley University Herbarium

Label

 
Accession # 03094 
Family
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Family
AsteraceaeAsteraceaeAsteraceae  
Species Chaetopappa ericoides (Torr.) G.L. Nesom
Common name   rose-heath
Collector(s)
J. Rogers   s.n.  
Coll. Date 29 May 1998 
Country
State/Province
County
United States
Utah
Wayne County
Locality 0.5 miles north of north entrance of Capitol Reef National Park, Highway 24.
    
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 38° 19'  59" N, 111° 22'  4" W
Township Range T28S, R5E, Sec. 33  
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).
Specimen Notes higher elevation than most of the park. 

Taxonomy


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

     Chaetopappa ericoides (Torr.) Nesom

     Aster arenosus (Heller) Blake
     Aster hirtifolius Blake
     Aster leucelene Blake
     Inula ericoides Torr.
     Leucelene ericoides (Torr.) Greene

Common Name(s): rose heath, smallflower aster.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=501376, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Magnoliopsida
                        Subclass: Asteridae
                            Order: Asterales
                                Family: Asteraceae
                                    Genus: Chaetopappa
                                        Species: Chaetopappa ericoides
                                                                                            

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.
06015 Achnatherum speciosum      "desert needlegrass" 2021 ft. SW
14870 Artemisia bigelovii      "Bigelow's sagebrush" 2842 ft. S
06018 Astragalus harrisonii      "Harrison's milkvetch" 2021 ft. SW
00386 Astragalus praelongus  var. ellisiae   "Ellis' stinking milkvetch" 1 mi. SE
06021 Bouteloua eriopoda      "black grama" 2021 ft. SW
06017 Cheilanthes feei      "slender lip fern" 2021 ft. SW
06022 Cymopterus beckii      "feather-leaf spring parsley" 2021 ft. SW
06023 Erigeron tracyi      "grey spreading fleabane" 2021 ft. SW
15263 Eriogonum corymbosum      "crisp-leaf wild buckwheat" 1.6 mi. S
06019 Eriogonum hookeri      "Hooker's wild buckwheat" 2021 ft. SW
06026 Erioneuron pilosum      "hairy woolly grass" 2021 ft. SW
06020 Ipomopsis roseata      "rosy gilia" 2021 ft. SW
03033 Oenothera cespitosa  var. navajoensis   "Navajo tufted evening primrose" same section
06024 Phemeranthus brevifolius      "pygmy fameflower" 2021 ft. SW
06025 Prenanthella exigua      "thorny skeleton plant" 2021 ft. SW

Locale


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Cooks Mesa (Summit) Wayne County, UT 514 ft. S 6851  Twin Rocks 
Sand Creek (Stream) Wayne County, UT 1.1 mi. S   Flat Top 
Rim Rock Resort Ranch (Locale) Wayne County, UT 1.4 mi. SW 6519  Torrey 
Twin Rocks (Summit) Wayne County, UT 1.7 mi. SE 6286  Twin Rocks 
South Fork Spring Canyon (Valley) Wayne County, UT 2.1 mi. N   Torrey 
Calf Canyon (Valley) Wayne County, UT 2.3 mi. S   Torrey 
Meeks Mesa (Summit) Wayne County, UT 2.3 mi. E 7244  Twin Rocks 
Torrey Cemetery (Cemetery) Wayne County, UT 3.1 mi. SW 6831  Torrey 
Torrey Airport (Airport) Wayne County, UT 2.7 mi. W 6936  Torrey 
The Motorman (Pillar) Wayne County, UT 3.2 mi. SE 6165  Twin Rocks 
Poverty Flat (Flat) Wayne County, UT 3.5 mi. SW 6841  Torrey 
Holt Draw (Valley) Wayne County, UT 3.3 mi. W   Torrey 
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (Church) Wayne County, UT 3.6 mi. SW 6841  Torrey 
Torrey (Populated Place) Wayne County, UT 3.6 mi. SW 6838  Torrey 
Beas Lewis Flats (Flat) Wayne County, UT 3.8 mi. SE 6569  Twin Rocks 
Red Cliff Oasis (Park) Wayne County, UT 3.7 mi. SW 6831  Torrey 
Fish Creek (Stream) Wayne County, UT 4.4 mi. S   Blind Lake 
Donkey Creek (Stream) Wayne County, UT 4.6 mi. SW   Blind Lake 
Chimney Rock (Summit) Wayne County, UT 3.9 mi. E 6273  Twin Rocks 
Paradise Flats (Flat) Wayne County, UT 5 mi. N 7320  Cathedral Mountain 

Links

Taxon Links for species Chaetopappa ericoides  (Torr.) G.L. Nesom

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=Chaetopappa+ericoides

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