Utah Valley University Herbarium


Accession # 05092 
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Species Rumex hymenosepalus Torr.
Common name   canaigre dock
W.H. Whaley   s.n.  
Coll. Date 19 May 2001 
United States
Grand County
Locality Fin Canyon.
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° 48'  17" N, 109° 36'  2" W
Township Range T23S, R21E, Sec. 16  
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).
Specimen Notes Voucher: indura butterfly study 


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

     Rumex hymenosepalus Torr.

     Rumex hymenosepalus var. euhymenosepalus Rech. f.
     Rumex hymenosepalus var. salinus (A. Nels.) Rech. f.

Common Name(s): canaigre, canaigre dock.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=20962, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Magnoliopsida
                        Subclass: Caryophyllidae
                            Order: Polygonales
                                Family: Polygonaceae
                                    Genus: Rumex
                                        Species: Rumex hymenosepalus


Available images of this specimen (click to view):
specimen image: 05092s1.jpg

Images of other samples of the same species:
specimen image: 00513s1.jpg 
specimen image: 05093s1.jpg 
specimen image: 10193s1.jpg 
specimen image: 12735d1.jpg 
specimen image: 12735c1.jpg 
specimen image: 12735s2.jpg 
specimen image: 16835b1.jpg 
specimen image: 16835a1.jpg 

Nearby Accessions

Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
05077 Asclepias cryptoceras  var. cryptoceras   "pallid milkweed" same section
05093 Rumex hymenosepalus      "canaigre dock" same section


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Crystal Arch (Arch) Grand County, UT 0.7 mi. S 5164  Mollie Hogans 
Black Cave Arch (Arch) Grand County, UT 0.6 mi. SW 5154  Mollie Hogans 
Devils Garden (Pillar) Grand County, UT 0.7 mi. W 5151  Mollie Hogans 
Wall Arch (Arch) Grand County, UT 0.9 mi. S 5276  Mollie Hogans 
Partition Arch (Arch) Grand County, UT 1 mi. S 5322  Mollie Hogans 
Navajo Arch (Arch) Grand County, UT 1 mi. SW 5427  Mollie Hogans 
Landscape Arch (Arch) Grand County, UT 1 mi. S 5256  Mollie Hogans 
Pine Tree Arch (Arch) Grand County, UT 1.2 mi. S 5164  Mollie Hogans 
Oval Canyon Natural Bridge (Arch) Grand County, UT 1 mi. W 5154  Mollie Hogans 
Piano Leg Arch (Arch) Grand County, UT 1 mi. W 5154  Mollie Hogans 
Shadow Box Arch (Arch) Grand County, UT 1 mi. W 5154  Mollie Hogans 
Turban Head Arch (Arch) Grand County, UT 1 mi. W 5154  Mollie Hogans 
Top Story Window (Arch) Grand County, UT 1.1 mi. W 5286  Mollie Hogans 
Tunnel Arch (Arch) Grand County, UT 1.4 mi. S 5184  Mollie Hogans 
Double O Arch (Arch) Grand County, UT 1.1 mi. W 5453  Mollie Hogans 
Devils Garden Trailhead (Locale) Grand County, UT 1.5 mi. S 5230  Mollie Hogans 
Dark Angel (Arch) Grand County, UT 1.4 mi. W 5463  Klondike Bluffs 
Fin Canyon (Valley) Grand County, UT 1.5 mi. NE   Mollie Hogans 
Yellow Cat Wash (Valley) Grand County, UT 1.9 mi. NE   Klondike Bluffs 
Skyline Arch (Arch) Grand County, UT 2.2 mi. S 5207  Mollie Hogans 


Taxon Links for species Rumex hymenosepalus  Torr.

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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