Utah Valley University Herbarium


Accession # 03913 
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Species Orobanche fasciculata Nutt.
Common name   clustered broomrape
D.M. Barnes   s.n.  
Coll. Date 12 June 1999 
United States
Utah County
Locality American Fork Canyon, N fork, Silver Lake Flats, on trail to silver lake.
Habitat Notes spruce-fir community, aspen, mountain brush; soil dark wet. 
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° 30'  50" N, 111° 33'  34" W
Township Range T3S, R3E, Sec. 36  
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).


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.
03914 Draba rectifructa      "mountain whitlow-cress" same section
02762 Montia perfoliata  var. perfoliata  1 mi. S
03915 Noccaea montana  var. montana   "alpine pennycress" same section
03916 Ranunculus inamoenus  var. inamoenus   "graceful buttercup" same section


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Big Spring (Spring) Wasatch County, UT 891 ft. NE 7776  Brighton 
Sandy Baker Pass (Gap) Wasatch County, UT 0.9 mi. NW 8734  Brighton 
Pot Hollow (Valley) Wasatch County, UT 0.8 mi. E   Brighton 
Pole Line Pass (Gap) Wasatch County, UT 1.4 mi. N 8941  Brighton 
Mill Canyon Peak (Summit) Wasatch County, UT 1.5 mi. SW 10270  Aspen Grove 
Lundeen Creek (Stream) Wasatch County, UT 1.4 mi. SE   Brighton 
Middle Mountain (Summit) Wasatch County, UT 1.4 mi. E 8127  Brighton 
Forest Lake (Reservoir) Utah County, UT 1.4 mi. W 8511  Brighton 
Deer Creek Campground (Locale) Wasatch County, UT 1.6 mi. SE 7235  Brighton 
Red Pine Creek (Stream) Wasatch County, UT 1.7 mi. SE   Brighton 
Rock Spring (Spring) Utah County, UT 1.9 mi. SW 9492  Aspen Grove 
Bay State Tunnel (Mine) Utah County, UT 2.1 mi. NW 7825  Brighton 
Ant Knolls (Summit) Wasatch County, UT 2.7 mi. N 9859  Brighton 
Baker Fork (Stream) Utah County, UT 2.2 mi. NW   Brighton 
Dry Fork (Valley) Utah County, UT 2.4 mi. NW   Brighton 
Miller Hill Tunnel (Mine) Utah County, UT 2.4 mi. NW 7648  Brighton 
Dutchman Guard Station (Locale) Utah County, UT 2.4 mi. W 7573  Brighton 
Pacific Mine (Mine) Utah County, UT 2.6 mi. NW 7769  Brighton 
Big Flat (Flat) Wasatch County, UT 3.1 mi. N 8324  Brighton 
Dutchman Mine (Mine) Utah County, UT 2.5 mi. W 7602  Brighton 


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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