Utah Valley University Herbarium

Label

 
Accession # 06767 
Family
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Family
PoaceaePoaceaePoaceae  
Species Poa glauca Vahl
Common name   Greenland bluegrass
Collector(s)
Donna M. Barnes   2204  
   with K. Barnes, M. Barnes
Coll. Date 15 May 2002 
Country
State/Province
County
United States
Utah
Uintah County
Locality Book Cliffs-Roan Cliffs, [East Tavaputs Plateau], Hells Hole Canyon, road in dry wash area;
     Elev.: 5291 ft. (1613 m.)
Habitat Notes salt desert shrub community; dry clay soil. 
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 39° 56'  N, 109° 6'  W
Datum Not recorded
Uncertainty Polygon diameter (with coordinate as origin): 1' (1800 m.)

Taxonomy


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

     Poa glauca Vahl

Common Name(s): glaucous bluegrass, white bluegrass.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=41084, click for more information and references)

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

Images

Available images of this specimen (click to view):
specimen image: 06767s2.jpg

Images of other samples of the same species:
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05105
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05205
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06106
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06297
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09110
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09110
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09110
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09117
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15821
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15831

Nearby Accessions


Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
15982 Aliciella pinnatifida      "sticky gilia" 1.9 mi. N
15963 Astragalus lutosus      "Dragon milkvetch" 1.3 mi. NE
15964 Astragalus lutosus      "Dragon milkvetch" 1.4 mi. N
06766 Astragalus tenellus      "loose-flowered milkvetch" 1.1 mi. NE
06762 Atriplex gardneri  var. cuneata  1.1 mi. NE
15983 Chaetopappa ericoides      "rose-heath" 2 mi. N
06772 Corydalis aurea  var. occidentalis   "golden fumewort" 1.1 mi. NE
14032 Cryptantha rollinsii      "Rollins' cat's eye" 1.6 mi. N
15981 Cryptantha rollinsii      "Rollins' cat's eye" 2 mi. N
06770 Cryptantha wetherillii      "Wetherill's cat's eye" 1.1 mi. NE
06763 Delphinium nuttallianum      "meadow larkspur" 1.1 mi. NE
06771 Euphorbia brachycera      "horned spurge" 1.1 mi. NE
14031 Galium multiflorum      "shrubby bedstraw" 1.6 mi. N
06769 Hedysarum boreale  var. boreale   "Utah sweetvetch" 1.1 mi. NE
16014 Hymenoxys acaulis  var. arizonica   "Arizona four-nerve daisy" 1.5 mi. NE
06764 Lappula occidentalis  var. occidentalis   "western stickseed" 1.1 mi. NE
06765 Mirabilis alipes      "winged four o'clock" 1.1 mi. NE
06761 Penstemon pachyphyllus  var. mucronatus  1.1 mi. NE
14030 Penstemon pachyphyllus  var. pachyphyllus   "thick-leaf beardtongue" 1.6 mi. N
15979 Phacelia crenulata  var. corrugata   "notch-leaf scorpionweed" 2 mi. N
15965 Phlox muscoides      "moss phlox" 1.5 mi. N
14029 Physaria subumbellata      "parasol bladderpod" 1.6 mi. N
06768 Senecio multilobatus      "lobeleaf groundsel" 1.1 mi. NE
15980 Sphaeralcea coccinea      "scarlet globemallow" 2 mi. N
15962 Symphoricarpos oreophilus      "mountain snowberry" 1.3 mi. NE
06773 Thelypodiopsis elegans      "Westwater tumblemustard" 1.1 mi. NE
15984 Townsendia strigosa      "hairy Townsend-daisy" 1.9 mi. N
16015 Townsendia strigosa      "hairy Townsend-daisy" 1.5 mi. NE

Locale


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Weaver Ridge (Ridge) Uintah County, UT 1.4 mi. NE 6168  Weaver Ridge 
Hells Hole Canyon (Valley) Uintah County, UT 3.2 mi. N   Weaver Ridge 
Duck Rock (Pillar) Uintah County, UT 3 mi. NW 5177  Southam Canyon 
Weaver Canyon (Valley) Uintah County, UT 3.7 mi. N   Weaver Ridge 
Weaver Canyon (Valley) Uintah County, UT 3.7 mi. N   Weaver Ridge 
Evacuation Creek (Stream) Uintah County, UT 3.5 mi. NW   Davis Canyon 
Cripple Horse Canyon (Valley) Uintah County, UT 4 mi. N   Weaver Ridge 
Cowboy Canyon (Valley) Uintah County, UT 4.7 mi. N   Walsh Knolls 
Hells Hole Canyon (Valley) Uintah County, UT 4.1 mi. SE   Banta Ridge 
Watson (Populated Place) Uintah County, UT 4.7 mi. SW 5404  Southam Canyon 
Ignatio Stage Stop (Locale) Uintah County, UT 5.1 mi. NW 4997  Southam Canyon 
Wagon Hound Canyon (Valley) Uintah County, UT 5.3 mi. NW   Bonanza 

Links

Taxon Links for species Poa glauca  Vahl

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=Poa+glauca

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