Utah Valley University Herbarium


Accession # 01348 
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Species Orobanche corymbosa (Rydb.) Ferris
Common name   flat-top broomrape
K. Anderson   178  
Coll. Date 21 August 1991 
United States
Locality Poison Creek transect.
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° 2'  19" N, 111° 54'  35" W
Township Range T32S, R1W, Sec. 9  
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):

     Orobanche corymbosa (Rydb.) Ferris

Common Name(s): flat-top broomrape, Rydberg's broomrape.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=34287, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Magnoliopsida
                        Subclass: Asteridae
                            Order: Scrophulariales
                                Family: Orobanchaceae
                                    Genus: Orobanche
                                        Species: Orobanche corymbosa


Available images of this specimen (click to view):
specimen image: 01348s1.jpg

Images of other samples of the same species:
specimen image: 08644s1.jpg 

Nearby Accessions

Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
01347 Artemisia ludoviciana  var. albula   "Louisiana wormwood" same section


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Dan Day Reservoir (Reservoir) Garfield County, UT 270 ft. NE 8495  Antimony 
Poison Creek Bench (Bench) Garfield County, UT 1.3 mi. NE 8964  Antimony 
Mud Lake Flat (Flat) Garfield County, UT 1.7 mi. S 8491  Antimony 
Poison Creek Reservoir Number 2 (Reservoir) Garfield County, UT 1.7 mi. NE 8997  Antimony 
Mud Lake (Lake) Garfield County, UT 2.1 mi. S 8580  Antimony 
The Pockets (Basin) Garfield County, UT 1.9 mi. SE 9646  Antimony 
Center Creek (Stream) Garfield County, UT 2 mi. SW   Grass Lakes 
Poison Creek Reservoir Number 1 (Reservoir) Garfield County, UT 2.2 mi. NE 9357  Pollywog Lake 
Pacer Lake Reservoir Dam (Dam) Garfield County, UT 3.1 mi. S 9121  Grass Lakes 
Pacer Lake (Reservoir) Garfield County, UT 3.1 mi. S 9121  Grass Lakes 
Antimony Lake (Lake) Garfield County, UT 3 mi. N 8396  Antimony 
Pacer Lake (Lake) Garfield County, UT 3.5 mi. S 9348  Grass Lakes 
Cougar Hollow (Valley) Garfield County, UT 2.9 mi. E   Pollywog Lake 
Osiris (Populated Place) Garfield County, UT 3 mi. W 6772  Antimony 
North Creek (Stream) Garfield County, UT 3.1 mi. SW   Grass Lakes 
Wildcat Reservoir (Reservoir) Garfield County, UT 3.3 mi. SE 9889  Pollywog Lake 
Little Forest Creek (Stream) Garfield County, UT 4.1 mi. N   Antimony 
Russell Hollow (Valley) Garfield County, UT 4 mi. N   Angle 
Deer Creek (Stream) Garfield County, UT 3.6 mi. SW   Adams Head 
Dry Hollow (Valley) Garfield County, UT 3.9 mi. NE   Pollywog Lake 


Taxon Links for species Orobanche corymbosa  (Rydb.) Ferris

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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