Utah Valley University Herbarium

Label

 
Accession # 01101 
Family
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Family
RanunculaceaeRanunculaceaeRanunculaceae  
Species Aquilegia scopulorum Tidestr.
Infraspecific    var. scopulorum 
Common name   Utah columbine
Collector(s)
J.G. Harris   2228  
Coll. Date 13 August 1989 
Country
State/Province
County
United States
Utah
Garfield County
Locality Escalante Canyon, summit at Horse Creek Top, ca. 9.5 km due E of Widtsoe.
     Elev.: 9512 ft. (2900 m.)
Habitat Notes steep scree slopes 
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 37° 49'  56" N, 111° 52'  57" W
Township Range T34S, R1W, Sec. 21  
Datum Not recorded
Uncertainty Not calculated

Taxonomy


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

     Aquilegia scopulorum var. scopulorum Tidestrom

Common Name(s): Utah columbine.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=184170, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Magnoliopsida
                        Subclass: Magnoliidae
                            Order: Ranunculales
                                Family: Ranunculaceae
                                    Genus: Aquilegia
                                        Species: Aquilegia scopulorum
                                            Variety: Aquilegia scopulorum var. scopulorum
                                                

Images

Available images of this specimen (click to view):
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Images of other samples of the same species:
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01102
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01103
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01104
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Nearby Accessions


Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
00954 Astragalus subcinereus  var. silerianus   "Siler's milkvetch" same section
10917 Astragalus tenellus      "loose-flowered milkvetch" 1.4 mi. S
10919 Ligusticum porteri      "Porter's licorice-root" 1168 ft. W
10905 Penstemon comarrhenus      "dusty beardtongue" 1.7 mi. W

Locale


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Horse Creek Top (Summit) Garfield County, UT 1.1 mi. W 9613  Sweetwater Creek 
Horse Lake (Lake) Garfield County, UT 1.8 mi. N 10122  Sweetwater Creek 
Boiling Spring (Spring) Garfield County, UT 2.3 mi. NE 9935  Griffin Point 
Birch Spring (Spring) Garfield County, UT 2.2 mi. SE 7714  Griffin Point 
Barker Hollow (Valley) Garfield County, UT 2.2 mi. E   Griffin Point 
Mud Lake (Lake) Garfield County, UT 3.6 mi. N 10437  Barker Reservoir 
Hall Creek (Stream) Garfield County, UT 3 mi. SE   Barker Reservoir 
Birch Canyon (Valley) Garfield County, UT 3.2 mi. SE   Griffin Point 
Hurricane Hollow (Valley) Garfield County, UT 3.4 mi. NW   Sweetwater Creek 
Barney Top (Summit) Garfield County, UT 4 mi. S 10427  Sweetwater Creek 
Cherry Hollow (Valley) Garfield County, UT 3.7 mi. SE   Sweetwater Creek 
Little Jake Hollow (Valley) Garfield County, UT 3.5 mi. SE   Griffin Point 
Manning Hollow (Valley) Garfield County, UT 3.4 mi. W   Sweetwater Creek 
Right Fork Little Jake Hollow (Valley) Garfield County, UT 3.6 mi. SE   Griffin Point 
Spencer Canyon (Valley) Garfield County, UT 3.7 mi. SE   Sweetwater Creek 
Griffin Point (Summit) Garfield County, UT 3.9 mi. NE 10322  Griffin Point 
Brush Hollow (Valley) Garfield County, UT 4 mi. NW   Grass Lakes 
Griffin Top (Summit) Garfield County, UT 5.1 mi. N 10745  Grass Lakes 
Davis Point (Summit) Garfield County, UT 4.1 mi. SE 7582  Griffin Point 
Griffin Spring (Spring) Garfield County, UT 5.1 mi. N 10483  Barker Reservoir 

Links

Taxon Links for species Aquilegia scopulorum  Tidestr.

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=Aquilegia+scopulorum

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