Utah Valley University Herbarium


Accession # 05474 
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Species Danthonia intermedia Vasey
Common name   timber oatgrass
K.T. Harper   2001-307  
Coll. Date 30 August 2001 
United States
Summit County
Locality Blacks Fork River.
     Elev.: 9200 ft. (2805 m.)
Habitat Notes along banks of river. 
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° 52'  47" N, 110° 31'  58" W
Township Range T2N, R12E, Sec. 25, NE1/4  
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):

     Danthonia intermedia Vasey

     Danthonia canadensis Baum & Findlay
     Danthonia intermedia var. cusickii Williams

Common Name(s): timber oatgrass.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=41638, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Liliopsida
                        Subclass: Commelinidae
                            Order: Cyperales
                                Family: Poaceae
                                    Genus: Danthonia
                                        Species: Danthonia intermedia


Available images of this specimen (click to view):
specimen image: 05474s1.jpg

Images of other samples of the same species:
specimen image: 04597s1.jpg 
specimen image: 04683s2.jpg 
specimen image: 06931s1.jpg 
specimen image: 07365s1.jpg 
specimen image: 15838s1.jpg 

Nearby Accessions

Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
08767 Achnatherum lettermanii      "Letterman's needlegrass" 2407 ft. NE
08762 Agrostis exarata      "spike bentgrass" 2407 ft. NE
05476 Agrostis scabra      "ticklegrass" same section
15790 Aquilegia coerulea  var. ochroleuca   "Colorado columbine" 1.4 mi. W
08758 Arnica latifolia      "broad-leaf arnica" 2407 ft. NE
08757 Arnica longifolia      "spearleaf arnica" 2407 ft. NE
05478 Calamagrostis canadensis  var. canadensis   "bluejoint" same section
15792 Calamagrostis purpurascens      "purple reedgrass" 1.9 mi. SW
05518 Chenopodium fremontii  var. incanum  same section
05519 Chrysothamnus viscidiflorus  var. lanceolatus   "spear-leaf yellow rabbitbrush" same section
09397 Cladonia cariosa      "cup lichen" 2407 ft. NE
09396 Cladonia fimbriata      "cup lichen" 2407 ft. NE
15835 Elymus lanceolatus      "thickspike wheatgrass" 1.9 mi. SW
15793 Elymus scribneri      "spreading wheatgrass" 1.9 mi. SW
05520 Eriogonum umbellatum  var. umbellatum   "sulphur-flowered wild buckwheat" same section
08759 Galium boreale      "northern bedstraw" 2407 ft. NE
08756 Gentiana affinis      "pleated gentian" 2407 ft. NE
08766 Koeleria macrantha      "prairie Junegrass" 2407 ft. NE
05473 Ligusticum tenuifolium      "Idaho licorice-root" same section
09398 Peltigera praetextata      "felt lichen" 2407 ft. NE
08765 Poa alpina      "alpine bluegrass" 2407 ft. NE
05475 Poa nervosa  var. wheeleri   "Wheeler's bluegrass" same section
05471 Potentilla diversifolia  var. diversifolia   "diverse-leaf cinquefoil" same section
15794 Potentilla ovina  var. decurrens   "sheep cinquefoil" 1.9 mi. SW
05479 Pyrola chlorantha      "green-flowered wintergreen" same section
15795 Ribes montigenum      "gooseberry currant" 1.9 mi. SW
15791 Salix glauca  var. villosa   "grayleaf willow" 1.4 mi. W
15796 Salix glauca  var. villosa   "grayleaf willow" 1.9 mi. SW
08761 Schedonorus pratensis      "meadow fescue" 2407 ft. NE
08764 Sedum rhodanthum     2407 ft. NE
05470 Spiranthes romanzoffiana  var. romanzoffiana   "hooded ladies tresses" same section
08763 Spiranthes romanzoffiana  var. romanzoffiana   "hooded ladies tresses" 2407 ft. NE
08760 Symphyotrichum foliaceum  var. parryi   "Parry's aster" 2407 ft. NE
05477 Trisetum wolfii      "Wolf's oat-grass" same section
05472 Veronica wormskjoldii      "American alpine speedwell" same section


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
East Fork Blacks Fork Guard Station (Locale) Summit County, UT 2196 ft. W 9311  Lyman Lake 
Little East Fork (Stream) Summit County, UT 1 mi. SW   Mount Lovenia 
Bear River Smiths Fork Trail (Trail) Summit County, UT 1.2 mi. NW 9502  Lyman Lake 
Duck Lake (Lake) Summit County, UT 2.2 mi. N 9187  Lyman Lake 
Bald Mountain (Summit) Summit County, UT 1.9 mi. SE 11756  Mount Lovenia 
Mansfield Meadows (Flat) Summit County, UT 2.1 mi. NE 10227  Bridger Lake 
Steel Creek Park (Park) Summit County, UT 2.5 mi. NE 10076  Lyman Lake 
Bald Lake (Lake) Summit County, UT 2.3 mi. SE 11047  Mount Powell 
High Line Trail (Trail) Summit County, UT 3.2 mi. E 10434  Bridger Lake 
Broadbent Meadow (Flat) Summit County, UT 4.4 mi. SE 10220  Mount Powell 
Middle Fork Blacks Fork (Stream) Summit County, UT 5.1 mi. N   Red Knob 
Steel Creek Commissary Ruins (Locale) Summit County, UT 5.7 mi. N 9561  Bridger Lake 
Brush Creek (Stream) Summit County, UT 5 mi. NW   Red Knob 
Hewinta Guard Station (Locale) Summit County, UT 5.5 mi. NE 9492  Bridger Lake 
East Fork Blacks Fork (Stream) Summit County, UT 5.6 mi. N   Mount Lovenia 
West Fork Blacks Fork (Stream) Summit County, UT 5.6 mi. N   Explorer Peak 
Lower Red Castle Lake (Lake) Summit County, UT 5.9 mi. SE 10765  Mount Powell 
Organization Camp Recreation Site (Park) Summit County, UT 5.8 mi. NW 9334  Lyman Lake 
Red Castle (Summit) Summit County, UT 6.6 mi. SE 12136  Mount Powell 


Taxon Links for species Danthonia intermedia  Vasey

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

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