Utah Valley University Herbarium


Accession # 06539 
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Species Orobanche fasciculata Nutt.
Common name   clustered broomrape
R. Van Buren   301  
   with K.T. Harper
Coll. Date 19 May 1993 
United States
Locality West Clark Bench.
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° 3'  29" N, 111° 53'  48" W
Township Range T43S, R1W  
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 fasciculata Nutt.

     Anoplanthus fasciculatus (Nutt.) Walp.
     Aphyllon fasciculatum (Nutt.) Torr. & Gray
     Orobanche fasciculata var. franciscana Achey
     Orobanche fasciculata var. lutea (Parry) Achey
     Orobanche fasciculata var. subulata Goodman
     Orobanche fasciculata var. typica Achey
     Thalesia fasciculata (Nutt.) Britt.
     Thalesia lutea (Parry) Rydb.

Common Name(s): clustered broomrape, clustered broom-rape, purple broomrape, tufted broomrape.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=34290, click for more information and references)

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


Available images of this specimen (click to view):
specimen image: 06539s1.jpg

Images of other samples of the same species:
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Nearby Accessions

Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
10533 Cryptantha micrantha      "purple-rooted forget-me-not" 1.6 mi. N
10514 Dimorphocarpa wislizeni      "Wislizen's spectacle pod" 1.6 mi. N
10511 Eriogonum wetherillii      "Wetherill's wild buckwheat" 1.6 mi. N
10512 Machaeranthera tanacetifolia      "tanseyleaf tansy aster" 1.6 mi. N
10513 Oenothera pallida  var. pallida   "pale evening primrose" 1.6 mi. N
10532 Phacelia ivesiana      "Ives' scorpionweed" 1.6 mi. N
10531 Sphaeralcea parvifolia      "small-leaf globemallow" 1.6 mi. N
10510 Tripterocalyx micranthus      "small-flowered sandverbena" 1.6 mi. N


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Calf Spring (Spring) Kane County, UT 1664 ft. NE 4597  West Clark Bench 
White House Spring (Spring) Kane County, UT 1.1 mi. N 4380  West Clark Bench 
White House (Locale) Kane County, UT 1.2 mi. N 4351  West Clark Bench 
Whitehouse Trailhead (Locale) Kane County, UT 1.4 mi. N 4318  West Clark Bench 
Paria Ranger Station (Locale) Kane County, UT 1.5 mi. N 4298  West Clark Bench 
Picturesque Windows (Arch) Kane County, UT 1.3 mi. E 4557  Bridger Point 
The Dive (Cliff) Kane County, UT 2 mi. SW 4666  West Clark Bench 
West Clark Bench (Bench) Kane County, UT 2.1 mi. W 5089  West Clark Bench 
Cobra Arch (Arch) Kane County, UT 2.6 mi. S 4639  West Clark Bench 
Long Canyon (Valley) Kane County, UT 2.6 mi. N   West Clark Bench 
East Cove (Basin) Kane County, UT 2.8 mi. N 4574  West Clark Bench 
Paria Canyon Primitive Area (Area) Kane County, UT 2.7 mi. SW 4547  West Clark Bench 
Sand Gulch (Valley) Kane County, UT 3.6 mi. N   Fivemile Valley 
Johnson Store Butte (Summit) Kane County, UT 3.8 mi. N 4446  West Clark Bench 
The Rimrocks (Cliff) Kane County, UT 3.8 mi. N 4708  Bridger Point 
Adairville (Locale) Kane County, UT 4.2 mi. N 4403  West Clark Bench 
Buckskin Gulch (Valley) Kane County, UT 4.2 mi. S   Eightmile Pass 
Paria Canyon (Valley) Kane County, UT 4.3 mi. S   West Clark Bench 
Wolf Knoll (Summit) Coconino County, AZ 4.5 mi. S 5171  Poverty Flat 
Bridge Point (Cape) Kane County, UT 4.3 mi. SE 5177  Bridger Point 


Taxon Links for species Orobanche fasciculata  Nutt.

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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