Utah Valley University Herbarium

Label

 
Accession # 02022 
Family
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Family
GeraniaceaeGeraniaceaeGeraniaceae  
Species Geranium caespitosum James
Common name   James' geranium
Collector(s)
M. Sink   s.n.  
Coll. Date 19 June 1997 
Country
State/Province
County
United States
Utah
Garfield County
Locality lookout point.
     Elev.: 8700 ft. (2652 m.)
Habitat Notes rocky slope; with ponderosa pine. 
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° 0'  34" N, 111° 19'  19" W
Township Range T32S, R5E, Sec. 23  
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).

Taxonomy


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

     Geranium caespitosum James

Common Name(s): pineywoods geranium, purple cluster geranium, tufted geranium.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=29130, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Magnoliopsida
                        Subclass: Rosidae
                            Order: Geraniales
                                Family: Geraniaceae
                                    Genus: Geranium
                                        Species: Geranium caespitosum
                                                                                            

Images

Available images of this specimen (click to view):
specimen image: 02022s1.jpg

Images of other samples of the same species:
specimen image: 01262s1.jpg 
01262
specimen image: 01363s1.jpg 
01363
specimen image: 03379s1.jpg 
03379
specimen image: 03380s1.jpg 
03380
specimen image: 05376s1.jpg 
05376
specimen image: 06043s1.jpg 
06043
specimen image: 07665s1.jpg 
07665

Nearby Accessions


Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
03136 Aconitum columbianum  var. columbianum   "western monkshood" 7 mi. N
10666 Aliciella tenuis      "Mussentuchit Creek gilia" 52.7 mi. N
01290 Arctostaphylos patula      "greenleaf manzanita" 10.3 mi. N
02284 Arctostaphylos patula      "greenleaf manzanita" 14.4 mi. N
02280 Arctostaphylos patula      "greenleaf manzanita" 14.4 mi. N
14366 Artemisia bigelovii      "Bigelow's sagebrush" 10.3 mi. S
02276 Artemisia filifolia      "sand sagebrush" 14.4 mi. N
02272 Artemisia filifolia      "sand sagebrush" 14.4 mi. N
12547 Artemisia ludoviciana  var. latiloba   "Louisiana wormwood" 10.8 mi. N
10670 Astragalus ceramicus  var. ceramicus   "painted milkvetch" 52.7 mi. N
04218 Astragalus pubentissimus      "Green River milkvetch" 39.6 mi. N
10660 Atriplex gardneri  var. cuneata  52.8 mi. N
10665 Atriplex gardneri  var. utahensis   "Utah saltbush" 52.7 mi. N
05451 Bahia dissecta      "ragleaf" 12.4 mi. N
14371 Brickellia microphylla  var. scabra   "rough brickellbush" 10.6 mi. S
05352 Campanula parryi      "Parry's bellflower" 6 mi. N
02271 Ceanothus fendleri      "Fendler's ceanothus" 14.4 mi. N
01304 Ceanothus fendleri      "Fendler's ceanothus" 10.3 mi. N
05449 Chrysopsis villosa  var. minor   "hairy goldenaster" 12.4 mi. N
05448 Chrysothamnus parryi  var. nevadensis   "Nevada rabbitbrush" 12.4 mi. N
10659 Cleomella palmeriana      "Rocky Mountain stickweed" 52.5 mi. N
10656 Comandra umbellata      "bastard toadflax" 52.7 mi. N
10655 Cryptantha flava      "yellow cat's eye" 52.7 mi. N
14367 Ericameria nauseosa  var. arenaria  10.4 mi. S
14372 Ericameria nauseosa  var. juncea  10.6 mi. S
08348 Erigeron caespitosus      "tufted fleabane" 27.3 mi. N
08320 Erigeron caespitosus      "tufted fleabane" 27.3 mi. N
09614 Erigeron compactus  var. consimilis   "San Rafael cushion-daisy" 31.7 mi. N
10661 Erigeron pulcherrimus      "plateau fleabane" 52.8 mi. N
10668 Eriogonum corymbosum  var. corymbosum   "crisp-leaf wild buckwheat" 52.7 mi. N
14368 Eriogonum corymbosum  var. corymbosum   "crisp-leaf wild buckwheat" 10.6 mi. S
14369 Eriogonum corymbosum  var. corymbosum   "crisp-leaf wild buckwheat" 10.6 mi. S
14355 Eriogonum corymbosum  var. corymbosum   "crisp-leaf wild buckwheat" 14.8 mi. N
10651 Eriogonum hookeri      "Hooker's wild buckwheat" 52.8 mi. N
14354 Eriogonum jamesii  var. flavescens   "James' wild buckwheat" 14.8 mi. N
10664 Eriogonum leptocladon  var. ramosissimum   "San Juan wild buckwheat" 52.7 mi. N
10739 Eriogonum microthecum  var. simpsonii   "Simpson's wild buckwheat" 52.7 mi. N
10657 Gaillardia spathulata      "Colorado Plateau blanketflower" 52.7 mi. N
10669 Hymenopappus filifolius  var. cinereus   "common woollywhite" 52.7 mi. N
03133 Hypericum scouleri      "western St. Johnswort" 7 mi. N
10663 Ipomopsis pumila      "dwarf gilia" 52.8 mi. N
09619 Lupinus argenteus  var. argentatus   "silvery lupine" 31.7 mi. N
05450 Lygodesmia spinosa      "thorn skeletonweed" 12.4 mi. N
09618 Machaeranthera tanacetifolia      "tanseyleaf tansy aster" 31.7 mi. N
14370 Mahonia fremontii      "Fremont's mahonia" 10.6 mi. S
09617 Mentzelia albicaulis      "whitestem blazingstar" 31.7 mi. N
09616 Oxytropis lambertii  var. bigelovii   "purple locoweed" 31.7 mi. N
06129 Penstemon angustifolius  var. venosus   "venied narrow-leaf beardtongue" 9.7 mi. N
00341 Phlox longifolia      "long-leaf phlox" 37.5 mi. N
01303 Pinus edulis      "Colorado pinyon pine" 10.3 mi. N
14356 Pinus ponderosa      "ponderosa pine" 10.8 mi. N
01302 Pinus ponderosa      "ponderosa pine" 10.3 mi. N
03137 Platanthera sparsiflora      "sparse-flowered bog orchid" 7 mi. N
09615 Platyschkuhria integrifolia  var. desertorum   "desert basin-daisy" 31.7 mi. N
10658 Platyschkuhria integrifolia  var. desertorum   "desert basin-daisy" 52.7 mi. N
10626 Pleiacanthus spinosus      "thorn skeletonweed" 10.8 mi. N
03135 Polemonium caeruleum      "charity" 7 mi. N
06126 Potentilla bicrenata      "round-toothed cinquefoil" 9.7 mi. N
10662 Prenanthella exigua      "thorny skeleton plant" 52.8 mi. N
14361 Ribes montigenum      "gooseberry currant" 2.7 mi. N
14359 Salix boothii      "Booth's willow" 2.7 mi. N
14358 Salix drummondiana      "Drummond's willow" 6.5 mi. N
14357 Salix lucida      "shining willow" 6.5 mi. N
14360 Salix monticola      "park willow" 2.7 mi. N
02238 Shepherdia rotundifolia      "round-leaf buffaloberry" 14.4 mi. N
02277 Shepherdia rotundifolia      "round-leaf buffaloberry" 14.4 mi. N
02279 Shepherdia rotundifolia      "round-leaf buffaloberry" 14.4 mi. N
04102 Sidalcea neomexicana      "salt spring checkerbloom" 7 mi. N
10667 Sporobolus airoides  var. airoides   "alkali sacaton" 52.7 mi. N
05353 Symphyotrichum ascendens      "western aster" 6 mi. N
10740 Thelypodiopsis divaricata     52.8 mi. N
03134 Zigadenus elegans      "mountain death camas" 7 mi. N

Locale


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Edmunds Hole (Basin) Garfield County, UT 1.1 mi. N 8531  Lower Bowns Reservoir 
Windmill Ridge (Ridge) Garfield County, UT 1.4 mi. NE 8849  Lower Bowns Reservoir 
Roundup Flat (Flat) Garfield County, UT 2 mi. N 9489  Lower Bowns Reservoir 
Blue Grass (Flat) Garfield County, UT 1.9 mi. NE 8714  Lower Bowns Reservoir 
Blue Grass Lake (Lake) Garfield County, UT 2.1 mi. NE 8691  Lower Bowns Reservoir 
Point Lookout (Summit) Garfield County, UT 1.9 mi. W 9495  Lower Bowns Reservoir 
Indian Trail (Trail) Garfield County, UT 2.3 mi. SE 7094  Steep Creek Bench 
Spruce Spring (Spring) Garfield County, UT 2.7 mi. N 9518  Lower Bowns Reservoir 
Cons Knoll (Summit) Garfield County, UT 2.7 mi. N 9259  Lower Bowns Reservoir 
Sunflower Flat (Flat) Garfield County, UT 2.9 mi. N 9941  Lower Bowns Reservoir 
Bowns Lake (Lake) Garfield County, UT 2.9 mi. N 10079  Lower Bowns Reservoir 
Steep Creek Lake (Lake) Garfield County, UT 2.7 mi. NW 9978  Lower Bowns Reservoir 
Pole Corral Draw (Valley) Garfield County, UT 3.4 mi. N   Lower Bowns Reservoir 
Cons Hole (Basin) Garfield County, UT 3.4 mi. NE 7914  Lower Bowns Reservoir 
Bowns Point (Cape) Garfield County, UT 3.4 mi. N 10617  Lower Bowns Reservoir 
Long Lake (Lake) Garfield County, UT 3.7 mi. N 9997  Lower Bowns Reservoir 
Impossible Peak (Summit) Garfield County, UT 3.4 mi. SE 7573  Steep Creek Bench 
Dry Bench (Bench) Garfield County, UT 3.3 mi. E 7323  Lower Bowns Reservoir 
Scout Lake (Lake) Garfield County, UT 4.1 mi. N 10079  Lower Bowns Reservoir 
Bowery Flat (Flat) Garfield County, UT 4.4 mi. N 9308  Lower Bowns Reservoir 

Links

Taxon Links for species Geranium caespitosum  James

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=Geranium+caespitosum

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