Utah Valley University Herbarium


Accession # 03757 
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Species Orobanche fasciculata Nutt.
Common name   clustered broomrape
D.M. Barnes   s.n.  
   with E. Buchert, L. Passey, B. Prestwich, J. Simpson
Coll. Date 26 May 1999 
United States
Garfield County
Locality trailhead to Upper Calf Creek Falls;
Habitat Notes in sandy soil amoung sage, juniper 
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 37° 51'  2" N, 111° 25'  53" W
Township Range T34S, R4E, Sec. 14  
Datum Not recorded
Uncertainty Polygon diameter (with coordinate as origin): 1' (1800 m.)


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

     Orobanche fasciculata Nutt.

     Anoplanthus fasciculatus (Nutt.) Walp.
     Aphyllon fasciculatum (Nutt.) Torr. & Gray
     Orobanche fasciculata var. franciscana Achey
     Orobanche fasciculata var. lutea (Parry) Achey
     Orobanche fasciculata var. subulata Goodman
     Orobanche fasciculata var. typica Achey
     Thalesia fasciculata (Nutt.) Britt.
     Thalesia lutea (Parry) Rydb.

Common Name(s): clustered broomrape, clustered broom-rape, purple broomrape, tufted broomrape.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=34290, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Magnoliopsida
                        Subclass: Asteridae
                            Order: Scrophulariales
                                Family: Orobanchaceae
                                    Genus: Orobanche
                                        Species: Orobanche fasciculata


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.
03921 Aliciella subnuda      "coral gilia" same section
03782 Antennaria microphylla      "little-leaf pussytoes" same section
03781 Arenaria fendleri      "Fendler's sandwort" same section
03796 Arenaria macradenia      "desert sandwort" same section
03785 Astragalus ceramicus      "painted milkvetch" same section
03768 Astragalus zionis      "Zion milkvetch" same section
03776 Dimorphocarpa wislizeni      "Wislizen's spectacle pod" same section
03769 Elymus elymoides      "California squirreltail" same section
03770 Erigeron pumilus  var. concinnus   "western shaggy fleabane" 1.9 mi. N
06551 Hymenoxys acaulis  var. arizonica   "Arizona four-nerve daisy" same section
06552 Hymenoxys cooperi      "Cooper's rubberweed" same section
03787 Mimulus guttatus      "common monkeyflower" same section
03751 Orobanche fasciculata      "clustered broomrape" same section
03745 Penstemon eatonii  var. undosus  same section
03786 Plantago patagonica      "Patagonia plantain" same section
03775 Psilostrophe sparsiflora      "greenstem paperflower" same section
03771 Tradescantia occidentalis      "prairie spiderwort" same section


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
The Hogback (Ridge) Garfield County, UT 1.2 mi. SE 6313  Calf Creek 
Upper Calf Creek Falls (Falls) Garfield County, UT 1.2 mi. W 6034  Calf Creek 
New Home Bench (Bench) Garfield County, UT 1.5 mi. N 6555  Calf Creek 
McGath Point (Summit) Garfield County, UT 1.4 mi. SW 6680  Calf Creek 
Lower Calf Creek Falls (Falls) Garfield County, UT 1.6 mi. S 5607  Calf Creek 
Durffey Mesa (Summit) Garfield County, UT 1.9 mi. E 6614  Calf Creek 
McGath Point Bench (Bench) Garfield County, UT 2.1 mi. W 6697  Calf Creek 
Dry Hollow (Valley) Garfield County, UT 2.4 mi. SE   Boulder Town 
Baker Wash (Valley) Garfield County, UT 2.7 mi. N   Boulder Town 
Sugarloaf (Summit) Garfield County, UT 3.2 mi. N 6828  Boulder Town 
Bowington Bench (Bench) Garfield County, UT 3.3 mi. S 5889  Calf Creek 
Thompson Ledge (Bench) Garfield County, UT 3.3 mi. N 6628  Boulder Town 
Balancing Rock (Summit) Garfield County, UT 3.6 mi. N 6802  Boulder Town 
Anasazi Historical Site (Park) Garfield County, UT 3.6 mi. N 6585  Boulder Town 
Boynton Lookout (Locale) Garfield County, UT 3.5 mi. SE 5909  Calf Creek 
Willow Patch Creek (Stream) Garfield County, UT 3.7 mi. SW   Calf Creek 
Boulder Town (Populated Place) Garfield County, UT 4 mi. N 6700  Boulder Town 
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (Church) Garfield County, UT 4 mi. N 6654  Boulder Town 
Boulder Post Office (Post Office) Garfield County, UT 4 mi. N 6683  Boulder Town 
Boulder School (School) Garfield County, UT 4 mi. N 6710  Boulder Town 


Taxon Links for species Orobanche fasciculata  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

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