Utah Valley University Herbarium


Accession # 03940 
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Species Krascheninnikovia lanata (Pursh) A. Meeuse & Smit
Common name   winterfat
D.M. Barnes   s.n.  
Coll. Date 09 October 1999 
United States
Sevier County
Locality I-70, S of Salina, just off road, E side.
Habitat Notes dry loose soil, on W facing slope. 
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° 55'  23" N, 111° 52'  47" W
Township Range T22S, R1W, Sec. 2  
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):

     Krascheninnikovia lanata (Pursh) A.D.J. Meeuse & Smit

     Ceratoides lanata (Pursh) J.T. Howell
     Ceratoides lanata var. ruinina Welsh
     Ceratoides lanata var. subspinosa (Rydb.) J.T. Howell
     Eurotia lanata (Pursh) Moq.
     Eurotia lanata var. subspinosa (Rydb.) Kearney & Peebles

Common Name(s): winterfat.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=503290, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Magnoliopsida
                        Subclass: Caryophyllidae
                            Order: Caryophyllales
                                Family: Chenopodiaceae
                                    Genus: Krascheninnikovia
                                        Species: Krascheninnikovia lanata


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.
08983 Asclepias cryptoceras  var. cryptoceras   "pallid milkweed" 1.6 mi. W
08976 Camissonia scapoidea  var. scapoidea   "Paiute suncup" 1.6 mi. W
08975 Cryptantha confertiflora      "basin yellow cat's eye" 1.6 mi. W
08982 Ephedra nevadensis      "Nevada ephedra" 1.6 mi. W
08971 Eriogonum batemanii  var. ostlundii   "Elsinore wild buckwheat" 1.6 mi. W
08987 Eriogonum cernuum      "nodding wild buckwheat" 1.6 mi. W
08979 Eriogonum ovalifolium  var. purpureum   "purple cushion wild buckwheat" 1.6 mi. W
08980 Eriogonum spathulatum  var. spathulatum   "spoon-leaf wild buckwheat" 1.6 mi. W
08985 Hedysarum boreale  var. boreale   "Utah sweetvetch" 1.6 mi. W
08984 Hordeum brachyantherum  subsp. brachyantherum   "meadow barley" 1.6 mi. W
08973 Hymenopappus filifolius  var. nanus   "Great Basin woollywhite" 1.6 mi. W
08981 Ipomopsis polycladon      "spreading gilia" 1.6 mi. W
08986 Lygodesmia grandiflora  var. dianthopsis   "Antelope Island skeleton plant" 1.6 mi. W
08974 Oenothera cespitosa  var. crinita   "tufted evening primrose" 1.6 mi. W
08972 Stanleya pinnata  var. pinnata   "desert princesplume" 1.6 mi. W
08977 Tetradymia glabrata      "little-leaf horsebrush" 1.6 mi. W


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Lost Creek (Stream) Sevier County, UT 1 mi. W   Mount Terrill 
Salina Creek RV and Camp (Park) Sevier County, UT 1.5 mi. N 5197  Salina 
Butch Cassidy Campground (Locale) Sevier County, UT 1.7 mi. N 5171  Salina 
Denmark Wash (Valley) Sevier County, UT 2.3 mi. N   Beehive Peak 
Faith Baptist Church (Church) Sevier County, UT 2.3 mi. NE 5164  Salina 
Trunk Ditch (Canal) Sevier County, UT 2.1 mi. NE 5276  Salina 
Dons Texaco Campground (Locale) Sevier County, UT 2.5 mi. N 5158  Salina 
Rocky Ford Canal (Canal) Sevier County, UT 2.5 mi. N 5171  Aurora 
Salina (Populated Place) Sevier County, UT 2.6 mi. N 5161  Salina 
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (Church) Sevier County, UT 2.6 mi. NE 5168  Salina 
North Sevier Middle School (School) Sevier County, UT 2.7 mi. N 5158  Salina 
Salina Post Office (Post Office) Sevier County, UT 2.7 mi. NE 5164  Salina 
Salina Creek (Stream) Sevier County, UT 2.8 mi. N   Woods Lake 
Okerlund Campground (Locale) Sevier County, UT 2.8 mi. N 5154  Salina 
Salina School (School) Sevier County, UT 2.8 mi. N 5151  Salina 
North Sevier High School (School) Sevier County, UT 2.9 mi. N 5148  Salina 
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (Church) Sevier County, UT 2.9 mi. N 5151  Salina 
Trunk Canyon (Valley) Sevier County, UT 2.9 mi. NE   Salina 
Carter Peak (Summit) Sevier County, UT 3.2 mi. S 6585  Aurora 
East Side Cemetery (Cemetery) Sevier County, UT 3.1 mi. NE 5256  Salina 


Taxon Links for species Krascheninnikovia lanata  (Pursh) A. Meeuse & Smit

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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