Utah Valley University Herbarium

Label

 
Accession # 08671 
Family
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Family
OnagraceaeOnagraceaeOnagraceae  
Species Oenothera albicaulis Pursh
Common name   prairie evening primrose
Collector(s)
W. Yates   s.n.  
   with A. Bench
Coll. Date 16 May 2003 
Geography United States.  Utah.  Washington County
Locality dirt road to Motoqua, N of BLM- Shivwits line. 
 
Elev.: 4197 ft. (1280 m.)
Habitat Notes desert shrub community. 
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° 18'  4" N, 113° 54'  26" W
Datum Not recorded
Uncertainty Not calculated

Taxonomy


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

     Oenothera albicaulis Pursh

     Anogra albicaulis (Pursh) Britt.
     Oenothera ctenophylla (Woot. & Standl.) Tidestrom

Common Name(s): halfshrub sundrop, whitest eveningprimrose, whitest evening-primrose, white-stem evening-primrose.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=27373, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Magnoliopsida
                        Subclass: Rosidae
                            Order: Myrtales
                                Family: Onagraceae
                                    Genus: Oenothera
                                        Species: Oenothera albicaulis
                                                                                            

Images

Available images of this specimen (click to view):
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Images of other samples of the same species:
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06101
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08506
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Nearby Accessions


Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
08681 Achnatherum speciosum      "desert needlegrass" same section
14471 Arctostaphylos pungens      "pointleaf manzanita" 1.7 mi. N
14466 Arctostaphylos pungens      "pointleaf manzanita" 1.6 mi. N
08672 Calyptridium monandrum     same section
08399 Cirsium neomexicanum      "New Mexico thistle" 1.7 mi. N
13223 Cirsium neomexicanum      "New Mexico thistle" 1.7 mi. N
13222 Cirsium neomexicanum      "New Mexico thistle" 1.7 mi. N
08404 Cryptantha decipiens      "gravel forget-me-not" 1.7 mi. N
08393 Cryptantha gracilis      "narrow-stemmed forget-me-not" 1.7 mi. N
08405 Cryptantha micrantha      "purple-rooted forget-me-not" 1.7 mi. N
14470 Ephedra viridis  var. viridis  1.7 mi. N
08679 Eriastrum sparsiflorum      "Great Basin woollystar" same section
14468 Ericameria nauseosa  var. graveolens  1.7 mi. N
08402 Eriogonum davidsonii      "Davidson's wild buckwheat" 1.7 mi. N
08674 Eriogonum fasciculatum  var. polifolium   "Eastern Mojave wild buckwheat" same section
08677 Eriophyllum lanosum      "white easterbonnets" same section
08675 Helianthus annuus  ssp. lenticularis   "common sunflower" same section
08400 Hymenopappus filifolius  var. cinereus   "common woollywhite" 1.7 mi. N
08403 Layia glandulosa      "white-daisy tidytips" 1.7 mi. N
08397 Lomatium parryi      "Parry's desert parsley" 1.7 mi. N
08394 Lotus plebeius      "New Mexico bird's-foot trefoil" 1.7 mi. N
08395 Lotus rigidus      "shrubby deervetch" 1.7 mi. N
08680 Lupinus pusillus  var. intermontanus  same section
14467 Nolina microcarpa      "sacahuista" 1.5 mi. N
08406 Opuntia acanthocarpa     1.7 mi. N
14469 Penstemon ambiguus      "shrubby sand beardtongue" 1.7 mi. N
08401 Phacelia cryptantha      "hidden-flower scorpionweed" 1.7 mi. N
08682 Phacelia rotundifolia      "round-leaf scorpionweed" same section
08398 Poa bigelovii      "Bigelow's bluegrass" 1.7 mi. N
14472 Purshia tridentata      "antelope bitterbrush" 1.7 mi. N
08673 Salvia columbariae      "chia" same section
08676 Salvia columbariae      "chia" same section
08678 Sphaeralcea rusbyi      "Rusby's globemallow" same section
08396 Yucca utahensis      "Utah narrow-leaf yucca" 1.7 mi. N

Locale


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Red Hollow Spring (Spring) Washington County, UT 1.4 mi. W 4062  Motoqua 
Jackson Spring (Spring) Washington County, UT 1.9 mi. SE 3963  Motoqua 
Red Hollow Reservoir (Reservoir) Washington County, UT 1.7 mi. SW 3957  Motoqua 
Jackson Reservoir (Reservoir) Washington County, UT 2.4 mi. SE 3963  Motoqua 
Cole Spring (Spring) Washington County, UT 2.4 mi. SE 4196  Gunlock 
Square Top Mountain (Summit) Washington County, UT 3.1 mi. N 6989  Motoqua 
Nordin Ranch (Locale) Washington County, UT 3.7 mi. NW 3822  Motoqua 
Manganese Spring (Spring) Washington County, UT 3.8 mi. E 4249  Gunlock 
Jackson Peak (Summit) Washington County, UT 4.5 mi. NE 6651  Gunlock 
Butcher Knife Canyon (Valley) Washington County, UT 4.7 mi. N   Goldstrike 
Red Hollow (Valley) Juab County, UT 4.7 mi. SW   Motoqua 
Black Canyon (Valley) Washington County, UT 5.3 mi. N   Goldstrike 
Mormon Range (Range) Washington County, UT 4.3 mi. W 3694  Motoqua 
Intermittent Spring (Spring) Washington County, UT 4.6 mi. E 4518  Gunlock 
Quail Canyon (Valley) Washington County, UT 5.7 mi. N   Maple Ridge 
Cane Spring (Spring) Washington County, UT 5.5 mi. NW 4088  Motoqua 
Potters Peak (Summit) Washington County, UT 5.9 mi. N 4800  Motoqua 
Pahcoon Flat (Flat) Washington County, UT 6.2 mi. SE 4406  Shivwits 
White Rocks (Summit) Washington County, UT 6.2 mi. NE 5633  Maple Ridge 

Links

Taxon Links for species Oenothera albicaulis  Pursh

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=Oenothera+albicaulis

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