Utah Valley University Herbarium

Label

 
Accession # 15108 
Family
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Family
AsteraceaeAsteraceaeAsteraceae  
Species Erigeron caespitosus Nutt.
Common name   tufted fleabane
Collector(s)
K.T. Harper   s.n.  
   with R. Van Buren, D. Clark
Coll. Date 12 August 2001 
Country
State/Province
County
United States
Utah
Wayne County
Locality S slopes of Thousand Lake Mountain, head of Sand Creek near Sand Creek Spring.
     Elev.: 9780 ft. (2982 m.)
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° 23'  33.94" N, 111° 28'  5.09" W
Township Range T28S, R4E, S10  
Datum NAD27 
Uncertainty Polygon diameter (with coordinate as origin): 1' (1800 m.)

Taxonomy


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

     Erigeron caespitosus Nutt.

     Erigeron caespitosus var. laccoliticus M.E. Jones

Common Name(s): tufted fleabane.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=35833, click for more information and references)

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

Images

Available images of this specimen (click to view):
specimen image: 15108s1.jpg

Images of other samples of the same species:
specimen image: 01904s3.jpg 
01904
specimen image: 01905s3.jpg 
01905
specimen image: 02208s4.jpg 
02208
specimen image: 02209s4.jpg 
02209
specimen image: 07483s2.jpg 
07483
specimen image: 08319s3.jpg 
08319
specimen image: 08320s2.jpg 
08320
specimen image: 08327s4.jpg 
08327
specimen image: 08328s4.jpg 
08328
specimen image: 08330s3.jpg 
08330
specimen image: 08348s3.jpg 
08348
specimen image: 08349s3.jpg 
08349
specimen image: 08350s3.jpg 
08350
specimen image: 08351s2.jpg 
08351
specimen image: 12268s2.jpg 
12268
specimen image: 12268b1.jpg 
12268
specimen image: 12268a1.jpg 
12268

Nearby Accessions


Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
05548 Astragalus kentrophyta  var. elatus   "tall spiny milkvetch" 1.9 mi. SE
05549 Cirsium arizonicum  var. bipinnatum   "Arizona thistle" 1.9 mi. SE
08353 Erigeron awapensis      "Awapa fleabane" 1.3 mi. SE

Locale


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Sand Creek Spring (Spring) Wayne County, UT 852 ft. NW 10033  Flat Top 
East Sand Creek Spring (Spring) Wayne County, UT 1922 ft. N 10210  Flat Top 
Wiffs Pasture (Flat) Wayne County, UT 0.6 mi. NE 10233  Flat Top 
Chaffin Spring (Spring) Wayne County, UT 0.8 mi. NW 10342  Flat Top 
Sulphur Spring (Spring) Wayne County, UT 0.8 mi. NE 10191  Flat Top 
Sulphur Basin (Basin) Wayne County, UT 1.1 mi. E 9108  Flat Top 
Hells Hole (Basin) Wayne County, UT 1.3 mi. S 8672  Torrey 
Indian Spring (Spring) Wayne County, UT 1.2 mi. SW 9653  Flat Top 
Hickman Spring (Spring) Wayne County, UT 1.3 mi. E 9269  Flat Top 
Sawmill Spring (Spring) Wayne County, UT 1.6 mi. NE 10197  Flat Top 
Thousand Lake Mountain (Summit) Wayne County, UT 1.8 mi. N 11247  Flat Top 
Flat Top (Summit) Wayne County, UT 1.8 mi. N 11274  Flat Top 
Point Lookout (Summit) Wayne County, UT 1.7 mi. NE 10096  Flat Top 
Snow Lake (Lake) Wayne County, UT 2.3 mi. N 10506  Flat Top 
Alex Spring (Spring) Wayne County, UT 2.1 mi. NE 9620  Flat Top 
Saddle Pass (Gap) Wayne County, UT 2.1 mi. W 9741  Lyman 
Stair Trail (Trail) Wayne County, UT 2.6 mi. S 7933  Torrey 
Saddle Pass Spring (Spring) Wayne County, UT 2.2 mi. W 9485  Lyman 
Cold Spring (Spring) Wayne County, UT 2.2 mi. W 10010  Lyman 
Deep Creek Lake (Lake) Wayne County, UT 2.8 mi. N 10558  Flat Top 

Links

Taxon Links for species Erigeron caespitosus  Nutt.

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=Erigeron+caespitosus

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