Utah Valley University Herbarium


Accession # 04376 
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Species Pedicularis racemosa Douglas ex Benth.
Infraspecific    var. alba (Pennell) Cronquist
Common name   sickle-top lousewort
K. Barnes   s.n.  
Coll. Date 22 July 2000 
United States
Duchesne County
Locality Highway 150, Scout Lake.
Habitat Notes lake upland. 
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° 43'  10" N, 110° 52'  55" W
Township Range T4N, R9E, Sec. 23  
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):

     Pedicularis racemosa ssp. alba Pennell

     Pedicularis racemosa var. alba (Pennell) Cronq.

Common Name(s): sickletop lousewort.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=524421, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Magnoliopsida
                        Subclass: Asteridae
                            Order: Scrophulariales
                                Family: Scrophulariaceae
                                    Genus: Pedicularis
                                        Species: Pedicularis racemosa
                                            Subspecies: Pedicularis racemosa ssp. alba


Available images of this specimen (click to view):
specimen image: 04376s1.jpg

Images of other samples of the same species:
specimen image: 04509s1.jpg 
specimen image: 06650s1.jpg 
specimen image: 07117s1.jpg 
specimen image: 07304s1.jpg 
specimen image: 07967s1.jpg 
specimen image: 10800s1.jpg 
specimen image: 11334s1.jpg 

Nearby Accessions

Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
05646 Agoseris aurantiaca  var. aurantiaca   "orange agoseris" 1.6 mi. SW
07263 Agrostis variabilis      "Ross' bentgrass" 1.2 mi. NW
07300 Arabis drummondii      "Drummond's rockcress" 1.2 mi. NW
07297 Arnica latifolia      "broad-leaf arnica" 1.2 mi. NW
18152 Arnica parryi      "Parry's arnica" 1 mi. S
07262 Carex aquatilis      "water sedge" 1.2 mi. NW
07266 Carex bipartita     1.2 mi. NW
07307 Castilleja miniata      "giant red Indian paintbrush" 1.2 mi. NW
04377 Castilleja rhexiifolia      "meadow-beauty paintbrush" same section
07301 Castilleja rhexiifolia  var. rhexiifolia   "meadow-beauty paintbrush" 1.2 mi. NW
07198 Epilobium alpinum  var. clavatum  1.2 mi. NW
07196 Erigeron glacialis  var. glacialis   "subalpine fleabane" 1.2 mi. NW
07317 Erigeron glacialis  var. glacialis   "subalpine fleabane" 1.2 mi. NW
14417 Gaultheria humifusa      "alpine spicywintergreen" same section
05647 Gentiana calycosa      "mountain bog gentian" 1.6 mi. SW
07308 Habenaria dilatata  var. albiflora   "white bog orchid" 1.2 mi. NW
07298 Hieracium albiflorum      "white hawkweed" 1.2 mi. NW
05766 Hieracium triste  var. gracile   "slender hawkweed" 1.6 mi. SW
07260 Juncus drummondii      "Drummond's rush" 1.2 mi. NW
07261 Juncus ensifolius  var. montanus  1.2 mi. NW
07201 Juncus mertensianus      "Mertens' rush" 1.2 mi. NW
14419 Kalmia microphylla      "alpine laurel" same section
14742 Kalmia microphylla      "alpine laurel" same section
07202 Ledum glandulosum      "western Labrador tea" 1.2 mi. NW
05650 Ligusticum tenuifolium      "Idaho licorice-root" 1.6 mi. SW
07203 Lychnis drummondii     1.2 mi. NW
05648 Mitella pentandra      "fivestamen miterwort" 1.6 mi. SW
03124 Noccaea montana  var. montana   "alpine pennycress" same section
07303 Pedicularis bracteosa  var. paysoniana   "Payson's towering lousewort" 1.2 mi. NW
07304 Pedicularis racemosa  var. alba   "sickle-top lousewort" 1.2 mi. NW
04374 Penstemon whippleanus      "Whipple's beardtongue" same section
07204 Penstemon whippleanus      "Whipple's beardtongue" 1.2 mi. NW
07306 Piperia unalascensis      "Alaska rein orchid" 1.2 mi. NW
05645 Platanthera dilatata  var. leucostachys   "Sierra bog orchid" 1.6 mi. SW
14414 Ribes montigenum      "gooseberry currant" same section
18050 Salix boothii      "Booth's willow" 1.6 mi. N
07195 Solidago multiradiata  var. scopulorum   "low goldenrod" 1.2 mi. NW
07305 Streptopus amplexifolius  var. chalazatus   "clasping-leaf twisted-stalk" 1.2 mi. NW
07302 Trifolium longipes  var. reflexum   "Wind River summer clover" 1.2 mi. NW
07199 Trifolium longipes  var. reflexum   "Wind River summer clover" 1.2 mi. NW
07265 Trifolium parryi      "Parry's clover" 1.2 mi. NW
14741 Vaccinium cespitosum      "dwarf bilberry" same section
18048 Vaccinium cespitosum      "dwarf bilberry" same section
14416 Vaccinium cespitosum      "dwarf bilberry" same section
18049 Vaccinium myrtillus      "whortleberry" 1.6 mi. N
18046 Vaccinium myrtillus      "whortleberry" same section
07264 Vaccinium scoparium      "grouse whortleberry" 1.2 mi. NW
14415 Vaccinium scoparium      "grouse whortleberry" same section
18047 Vaccinium uliginosum      "bog blueberry" same section
14740 Vaccinium uliginosum  var. occidentale  same section
14418 Vaccinium uliginosum  var. occidentale  same section
07197 Veronica       "speedwell" 1.2 mi. NW
05649 Veronica wormskjoldii      "American alpine speedwell" 1.6 mi. SW
04375 Veronica wormskjoldii      "American alpine speedwell" same section
07299 Veronica wormskjoldii      "American alpine speedwell" 1.2 mi. NW
07200 Viola adunca      "hook-spur violet" 1.2 mi. NW


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Camp Steiner (Locale) Duchesne County, UT 508 ft. W 10381  Mirror Lake 
Pearl Lake (Lake) Duchesne County, UT 697 ft. N 10430  Mirror Lake 
Scout Lake (Lake) Duchesne County, UT 1186 ft. SW 10292  Mirror Lake 
Picturesque Lake (Lake) Summit County, UT 1659 ft. W 10417  Mirror Lake 
Castle Lake (Lake) Duchesne County, UT 1984 ft. NE 10325  Mirror Lake 
Bonnie Lake (Lake) Duchesne County, UT 0.7 mi. S 10115  Mirror Lake 
Bud Lake (Lake) Duchesne County, UT 0.6 mi. E 10233  Hayden Peak 
Pass Lake Trailhead (Locale) Duchesne County, UT 0.7 mi. SW 10138  Mirror Lake 
Pass Lake (Lake) Duchesne County, UT 0.8 mi. SW 10092  Mirror Lake 
Butterfly Campground (Locale) Duchesne County, UT 0.7 mi. E 10352  Hayden Peak 
Ruth Lake (Lake) Summit County, UT 0.9 mi. N 10348  Mirror Lake 
Mirror Lake (Lake) Duchesne County, UT 1 mi. S 10069  Mirror Lake 
Tadpole Lake (Lake) Duchesne County, UT 0.8 mi. E 10161  Hayden Peak 
Hayden Lake (Lake) Summit County, UT 1 mi. N 10434  Mirror Lake 
Butterfly Lake (Lake) Duchesne County, UT 0.8 mi. E 10352  Hayden Peak 
Lofty Lake (Lake) Summit County, UT 0.9 mi. NW 10831  Mirror Lake 
Naomi Lake (Lake) Summit County, UT 1.1 mi. N 10407  Mirror Lake 
Blythe Lake (Lake) Duchesne County, UT 1.1 mi. S 9918  Hayden Peak 
Hayden Pass (Gap) Summit County, UT 0.9 mi. E 10361  Hayden Peak 
Mirror Lake Recreation Site (Park) Duchesne County, UT 1.3 mi. S 10023  Mirror Lake 


Taxon Links for species Pedicularis racemosa  Douglas ex Benth.

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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