Utah Valley University Herbarium

Label

 
Accession # 00003 
Family
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Family
JuncaceaeJuncaceaeJuncaceae  
Species Juncus arcticus Willd.
Infraspecific    ssp. littoralis (Engelm.) Hulten
Common name   mountain rush
Collector(s)
J.G. Harris   1788  
Coll. Date 13 August 1983 
Geography Greenland.  .  
Locality Sondre Stromfjord area, ca. 2.5 Km E of airfield along river. 
 
Habitat Notes wet alkaline soil, at edge of small ponds on old riverbank terrace; carex community. 
Latitude Longitude 66° 59'  25" N, 50° 41'  9" W
Datum Not recorded
Uncertainty Not calculated

Taxonomy


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

     Juncus balticus var. littoralis Engelm.

     Juncus arcticus ssp. littoralis (Engelm.) HultÚn
     Juncus arcticus var. littoralis (Engelm.) Boivin

Common Name(s): Baltic rush.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=528596, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Liliopsida
                        Subclass: Commelinidae
                            Order: Juncales
                                Family: Juncaceae
                                    Genus: Juncus
                                        Species: Juncus balticus
                                            Variety: Juncus balticus var. littoralis
                                                

Images

Available images of this specimen (click to view):
specimen image: 00003s3.jpg

Images of other samples of the same species:
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00678
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00996
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01352
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02116
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03554
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03555
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03557
specimen image: 03739s3.jpg 
03739
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04430
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05094
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06415
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07592
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09609
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11835
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12454
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16894

Nearby Accessions


Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
00024 Arabis arenicola      "Rock-cress" same section
00008 Armeria scabra  var. sibirica  same section
00005 Artemisia borealis      "boreal wormwood" same section
00040 Betula nana      "dwarf birch" same section
06491 Braya linearis      "narrow-fruit northern rockcress" same section
06481 Braya linearis      "narrow-fruit northern rockcress" same section
06482 Braya linearis      "narrow-fruit northern rockcress" same section
12508 Braya linearis      "narrow-fruit northern rockcress" same section
12509 Braya linearis      "narrow-fruit northern rockcress" same section
00011 Calamagrostis neglecta     same section
00012 Campanula rotundifolia      "bluebell bellflower" same section
00023 Carex nardina      "spike sedge" same section
00009 Cerastium alpinum  ssp. lanatum   "alpine chickweed" same section
00035 Dryas integrifolia      "entireleaf mountain-avens" same section
00025 Elymus arenarius  ssp. mollis  same section
00016 Epilobium latifolium     same section
00004 Halimolobos mollis      "soft fissurewort" same section
00014 Honkenya peploides  ssp. diffusa   "Seaside sandplant" same section
00018 Juncus alpinus  var. nodulosus   "pine-barren rush" same section
00007 Lomatogonium rotatum      "marsh felwort" same section
00027 Melandrium triflorum     same section
00038 Poa glauca  ssp. glauca   "Greenland bluegrass" same section
00001 Potentilla rubricaulis      "red-stemmed cinquefoil" same section
00036 Rumex acetosella      "common sheep sorrel" same section
00021 Salix glauca  ssp. callicarpaea   "grayleaf willow" same section
00013 Salix glauca  ssp. callicarpaea   "grayleaf willow" same section
00037 Stellaria longipes  var. monantha   "meadow starwort" same section
00026 Trisetum spicatum      "spike trisetum" same section

Locale


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name

Links

Taxon Links for species Juncus arcticus  Willd.

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

External link to this species in the UVU Herbarium:
http://herbarium.UVU.edu/virtual/search.asp?taxon=Juncus+arcticus

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