Utah Valley University Herbarium

Label

 
Accession # 15985 
Family
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Family
AsteraceaeAsteraceaeAsteraceae  
Species Townsendia incana Nutt.
Common name   silvery Townsend-daisy
Collector(s)
R.D. Fitts   2009-38  
   with S.C. Fitts
Coll. Date 10 June 2009 
Country
State/Province
County
United States
Utah
Uintah County
Locality Weaver Ridge;
     Elev.: 6340 ft. (1933 m.)
Habitat Notes pinyon-juniper woodland. 
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° 56'  6.3" N, 109° 3'  40.26" W
UTM 12 4422353N  665659E 
Datum NAD83 
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.

Taxonomy


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

     Townsendia incana Nutt.

     Townsendia arizonica Gray

Common Name(s): hoary Townsend daisy, hoary townsend-daisy, hoary townsendia.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=38549, click for more information and references)

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

Images

Images of other samples of the same species:
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02106
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03631
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12106
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12106
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12106
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12644
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12644
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12669
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12669
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12981
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12981

Nearby Accessions


Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
15967 Astragalus spatulatus      "tufted milkvetch" same section
15968 Boechera selbyi     2582 ft. SE
15972 Eriogonum ovalifolium      "cushion wild buckwheat" 2.2 mi. N
15998 Physaria acutifolia      "sharpleaf twinpod" 2.2 mi. N
14028 Schoenocrambe linifolia      "flaxleaf plainsmustard" 472 ft. E
15961 Thelypodiopsis elegans      "Westwater tumblemustard" 1 mi. E
14027 Thlaspi montanum     322 ft. E

Locale


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Weaver Ridge (Ridge) Uintah County, UT 1.1 mi. NW 6168  Weaver Ridge 
Hells Hole Canyon (Valley) Uintah County, UT 2.4 mi. SE   Banta Ridge 
Gilsonite Hills (Range) Rio Blanco County, CO 2.8 mi. E 6900  Weaver Ridge 
Cripple Horse Canyon (Valley) Uintah County, UT 4.1 mi. N   Weaver Ridge 
Cowboy Canyon (Valley) Uintah County, UT 4.9 mi. N   Walsh Knolls 
Weaver Canyon (Valley) Uintah County, UT 4.6 mi. NW   Weaver Ridge 
Weaver Canyon (Valley) Uintah County, UT 4.7 mi. NW   Weaver Ridge 
Hells Hole Canyon (Valley) Uintah County, UT 4.5 mi. NW   Weaver Ridge 
Little Dicks Bottom (Bend) Uintah County, UT 5.5 mi. N 5059  Walsh Knolls 
Lower Cottonwood Reservoir (Reservoir) Rio Blanco County, CO 5 mi. NE 5443  Banta Ridge 
Rabbit Mountain (Summit) Rio Blanco County, CO 5.2 mi. SE 7622  Banta Ridge 

Links

Taxon Links for species Townsendia incana  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=Townsendia+incana

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