Utah Valley University Herbarium


Accession # 16696 
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Species Scrophularia lanceolata Pursh
Common name   spear-leaf figwort
Donna M. Barnes   5895  
Coll. Date 06 July 2007 
United States
Utah County
Locality American Fork Canyon, Silver Lake.
     Elev.: 9004 ft. (2745 m.)
Habitat Notes wet seep areas around lake and along trail. 
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° 31'  23" N, 111° 40'  19" 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.


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

     Scrophularia lanceolata Pursh

     Scrophularia pectinata Raf.

Common Name(s): lanceleaf figwort, lance-leaf figwort.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=34036, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Magnoliopsida
                        Subclass: Asteridae
                            Order: Scrophulariales
                                Family: Scrophulariaceae
                                    Genus: Scrophularia
                                        Species: Scrophularia lanceolata


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.
13002 Aconitum columbianum      "western monkshood" same section
13039 Aconitum columbianum      "western monkshood" same section
13020 Agastache urticifolia      "nettle-leaf horse-mint" same section
04396 Agastache urticifolia      "nettle-leaf horse-mint" same section
13051 Agoseris aurantiaca  var. aurantiaca   "orange agoseris" same section
09837 Agrostis stolonifera      "creeping bentgrass" same section
13050 Allium acuminatum      "taper-tip wild onion" same section
13052 Anaphalis margaritacea      "western pearly everlasting" same section
13035 Aquilegia flavescens      "yellow columbine" same section
12989 Aquilegia flavescens      "yellow columbine" same section
16837 Aquilegia flavescens      "yellow columbine" same section
12983 Artemisia ludoviciana      "Louisiana wormwood" same section
04385 Artemisia michauxiana      "Michaux's wormwood" same section
04384 Artemisia michauxiana      "Michaux's wormwood" same section
13049 Athyrium filix-femina      "common lady-fern" same section
09808 Brickellia grandiflora      "tassel-flowered brickellbush" same section
13011 Carex aquatilis      "water sedge" same section
13036 Carex lenticularis      "lakeshore sedge" same section
09841 Carex lenticularis  var. lipocarpa   "Kellogg's sedge" same section
09840 Carex microptera      "smallwing sedge" same section
13048 Carex utriculata      "Northwest Territory sedge" same section
13041 Castilleja miniata      "giant red Indian paintbrush" same section
13005 Castilleja rhexiifolia  var. rhexiifolia   "meadow-beauty paintbrush" same section
13010 Castilleja sulphurea      "sulphur paintbrush" same section
04402 Castilleja sulphurea      "sulphur paintbrush" same section
04389 Chlorocrambe hastata      "spearhead" same section
13003 Chlorocrambe hastata      "spearhead" same section
13045 Corallorhiza maculata      "spotted coralroot" same section
04383 Corydalis caseana      "Sierra fumewort" same section
04381 Corydalis caseana      "Sierra fumewort" same section
12986 Corydalis caseana  subsp. brachycarpa   "Sierra fumewort" same section
04387 Descurainia incisa  var. incisa  same section
12995 Dodecatheon alpinum      "alpine shootingstar" same section
09843 Elymus glaucus  subsp. glaucus   "blue wildrye" same section
12997 Epilobium alpinum  var. alpinum  same section
13021 Epilobium angustifolium     same section
13004 Epilobium saximontanum      "Rocky Mountain willowherb" same section
04386 Eucephalus engelmannii      "Engelmann's aster" same section
09842 Eucephalus engelmannii      "Engelmann's aster" same section
16834 Eucephalus engelmannii      "Engelmann's aster" same section
12992 Euphorbia brachycera      "horned spurge" same section
04394 Fritillaria atropurpurea      "leopard-lily" same section
04399 Gayophytum decipiens      "deceptive groundsmoke" same section
13042 Geum macrophyllum      "large-leaf avens" same section
04407 Geum macrophyllum  var. perincisum   "large-leaf avens" same section
13016 Geum macrophyllum  var. perincisum   "large-leaf avens" same section
09838 Glyceria grandis  var. grandis   "American mannagrass" same section
13047 Glyceria striata      "fowl mannagrass" same section
04404 Habenaria hyperborea     same section
04405 Habenaria hyperborea     same section
04392 Hieracium scouleri      "Scouler's woolly hawkweed" same section
09807 Iliamna rivularis      "streambank wild hollyhock" same section
12991 Linanthus nuttallii     same section
12985 Lonicera involucrata      "twinberry honeysuckle" same section
13012 Lonicera involucrata      "twinberry honeysuckle" same section
12984 Mertensia ciliata      "mountain bluebells" same section
04391 Mimulus floribundus      "many-flowered monkeyflower" same section
13046 Mimulus guttatus      "common monkeyflower" same section
12994 Mimulus guttatus      "common monkeyflower" same section
09844 Mimulus lewisii      "Lewis' monkeyflower" same section
12996 Mimulus moschatus      "musk monkeyflower" same section
13037 Mimulus moschatus      "musk monkeyflower" same section
12990 Monardella odoratissima      "mountain monardella" same section
13038 Oenothera flava  var. flava   "yellow evening primrose" same section
13001 Packera crocata      "saffron ragwort" same section
13015 Parnassia fimbriata      "fringed grass of Parnassus" same section
13043 Pedicularis groenlandica      "elephant's head" same section
13053 Penstemon cyananthus  var. cyananthus   "Wasatch beardtongue" same section
12993 Penstemon leonardii  var. leonardii   "Leonard's beardtongue" same section
13014 Penstemon leonardii  var. leonardii   "Leonard's beardtongue" same section
13009 Penstemon whippleanus      "Whipple's beardtongue" same section
04397 Penstemon whippleanus      "Whipple's beardtongue" same section
13000 Penstemon whippleanus      "Whipple's beardtongue" same section
13018 Phacelia hastata  var. hastata   "alpine silverleaf scorpionweed" same section
12987 Platanthera dilatata  var. leucostachys   "Sierra bog orchid" same section
13040 Polemonium foliosissimum      "towering Jacob's-ladder" same section
04400 Polygonum douglasii  var. douglasii  same section
13007 Potentilla fruticosa     same section
13017 Potentilla gracilis  var. fastigiata   "slender cinquefoil" same section
12999 Rubus parviflorus      "thimbleberry" same section
04395 Rumex occidentalis     same section
13008 Saxifraga odontoloma      "brook saxifrage" same section
12988 Scrophularia lanceolata      "spear-leaf figwort" same section
13071 Sedum lanceolatum      "spearleaf stonecrop" same section
04398 Senecio multilobatus      "lobeleaf groundsel" same section
04388 Senecio serra  var. serra   "tall ragwort" same section
09839 Senecio triangularis      "arrow-leaf ragwort" same section
12998 Silene menziesii      "Menzies' campion" same section
04403 Solidago multiradiata  var. scopulorum   "low goldenrod" same section
13013 Sorbus scopulina      "mountain-ash" same section
13044 Spiranthes romanzoffiana      "tall white bog orchid" same section
04401 Stellaria jamesiana     same section
13019 Symphoricarpos oreophilus  var. utahensis   "Utah snowberry" same section
13006 Symphyotrichum eatonii      "Eaton's aster" same section


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Silver Lake (Reservoir) Utah County, UT 524 ft. S 8980  Dromedary Peak 
Silver Lake Dam (Dam) Utah County, UT 1178 ft. S 8731  Dromedary Peak 
Silver Glance Lake (Lake) Utah County, UT 0.6 mi. N 9843  Dromedary Peak 
White Baldy (Summit) Salt Lake County, UT 0.8 mi. NW 11100  Dromedary Peak 
White Pine Lake (Reservoir) Salt Lake County, UT 1.4 mi. N 9974  Dromedary Peak 
White Pine Dam (Dam) Salt Lake County, UT 1.4 mi. N 9918  Dromedary Peak 
Thunder Mountain (Summit) Salt Lake County, UT 1.4 mi. N 10575  Dromedary Peak 
White Canyon (Valley) Utah County, UT 1.6 mi. S   Timpanogos Cave 
Silver Lake Flat (Flat) Utah County, UT 1.6 mi. SE 7504  Dromedary Peak 
Silver Lake Flat Dam (Dam) Utah County, UT 1.8 mi. SE 7481  Dromedary Peak 
Silver Lake Flat (Reservoir) Utah County, UT 1.8 mi. SE 7481  Dromedary Peak 
Red Pine Lake (Lake) Salt Lake County, UT 1.8 mi. NW 9626  Dromedary Peak 
Red Pine Dam (Dam) Salt Lake County, UT 1.8 mi. NW 9626  Dromedary Peak 
Earl-Eagle Mine (Mine) Utah County, UT 1.7 mi. NE 10096  Dromedary Peak 
Twin Peaks (Summit) Tooele County, UT 2.1 mi. N 11375  Dromedary Peak 
Silver Lake Summer Home Area (Populated Place) Utah County, UT 2.1 mi. SE 7405  Timpanogos Cave 
Little Matterhorn Peak (Summit) Salt Lake County, UT 1.9 mi. W 11185  Dromedary Peak 
Granite Flat Campground (Locale) Utah County, UT 2.5 mi. S 6733  Timpanogos Cave 
Merril Flat (Flat) Utah County, UT 2.3 mi. NE 9945  Dromedary Peak 
Box Elder Peak (Summit) Utah County, UT 2.6 mi. SW 11034  Timpanogos Cave 


Taxon Links for species Scrophularia lanceolata  Pursh

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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