Utah Valley University Herbarium

Label

 
Accession # 09326 
Family
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Family
VerbenaceaeVerbenaceaeVerbenaceae  
Species Verbena bracteata Cav. ex Lag. & Rodr.
Common name   bigbract verbena
Collector(s)
J.G. Harris   3373  
   with M.W. Harris
Coll. Date 02 July 2003 
Country
State/Province
County
United States
Utah
Tooele County
Locality Deep Creek Mountains, Goshute Canyon.
     Elev.: 6560 ft. (2000 m.)
Habitat Notes mountain brush community, quartzite substrate. 
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° 54'  37" N, 113° 49'  40" W
Datum WGS84 
Uncertainty Polygon diameter (with coordinate as origin): GPS
Georef. Notes This coordinate was obtained by a GPS unit and an error estimate was not recorded by the user. However due to the accuracy of most units, a polygon diameter between 25 and 250 meters could reasonably be assumed.

Taxonomy


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

     Verbena bracteata Lag. & Rodr.

     Verbena bracteosa Michx.
     Verbena imbricata Woot. & Standl.

Common Name(s): bigbract verbena, bracted vervain, carpet vervain, prostrate verbena, prostrate vervain.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=32085, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Magnoliopsida
                        Subclass: Asteridae
                            Order: Lamiales
                                Family: Verbenaceae
                                    Genus: Verbena
                                        Species: Verbena bracteata
                                                                                            

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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02775
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05453
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05733
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09005
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09611
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11544
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11844
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11948
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Nearby Accessions


Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
09323 Aquilegia formosa  var. formosa   "western columbine" same section
11258 Astragalus miser  var. tenuifolius   "timber milkvetch" 1.7 mi. NE
11259 Astragalus tenellus      "loose-flowered milkvetch" 1.7 mi. NE
11147 Boechera stricta     1.5 mi. NE
11263 Carex rossii      "Ross' sedge" 1.7 mi. NE
11277 Castilleja angustifolia  var. flavescens   "pale narrow-leaf paintbrush" 1.5 mi. NE
11134 Castilleja linariifolia      "Wyoming Indian paintbrush" 1.5 mi. NE
11153 Cercocarpus ledifolius      "curl-leaf mountain mahogany" 1.5 mi. NE
11149 Chaenactis douglasii  var. douglasii   "Douglas' dusty-maiden" 1.5 mi. NE
07801 Chamaebatiaria millefolium      "fernbush" same section
09324 Clematis ligusticifolia      "white virgins-bower" same section
07803 Clematis ligusticifolia      "white virgins-bower" same section
11138 Crepis intermedia      "hybrid hawksbeard" 1.5 mi. NE
11135 Delphinium andersonii      "Anderson's larkspur" 1.5 mi. NE
11146 Descurainia californica      "Sierra tansy mustard" 1.5 mi. NE
12046 Draba oligosperma  var. oligosperma   "few-seeded whitlow-cress" 1.7 mi. NE
12045 Draba pedicellata  var. pedicellata   "Cherry Creek whitlow-cress" 1.7 mi. NE
11143 Eremogone kingii      "King's sandwort" 1.5 mi. NE
11139 Erigeron tener      "slender fleabane" 1.5 mi. NE
11150 Eriogonum umbellatum  var. majus   "sulphur-flowered wild buckwheat" 1.5 mi. NE
11145 Hackelia patens  var. patens   "spotted stickseed" 1.5 mi. NE
12047 Haplopappus macronema      "whitestem goldenbush" 1.7 mi. NE
12049 Juniperus communis      "common juniper" 1.7 mi. NE
11131 Linum perenne  subsp. lewisii   "Lewis' blue flax" 1.5 mi. NE
11140 Lomatium foeniculaceum  var. macdougalii   "Macdougal's desert biscuitroot" 1.5 mi. NE
11137 Lupinus argenteus  var. argenteus   "silvery lupine" 1.5 mi. NE
09325 Malcolmia africana      "African mustard" same section
11151 Melica stricta  var. stricta   "rock onion-grass" 1.5 mi. NE
11141 Mentzelia dispersa      "bushy blazingstar" 1.5 mi. NE
11252 Minuartia rubella      "beautiful sandwort" 1.7 mi. NE
11255 Monardella odoratissima      "mountain monardella" 1.7 mi. NE
07802 Orthocarpus tolmiei      "Tolmie's owl's-clover" same section
11132 Penstemon eatonii  var. eatonii  1.5 mi. NE
08025 Penstemon leonardii  var. patricus  same section
11254 Penstemon leonardii  var. patricus  1.7 mi. NE
11253 Penstemon pachyphyllus  var. congestus   "thick-leaf beardtongue" 1.7 mi. NE
11133 Penstemon watsonii      "Watson's beardtongue" 1.5 mi. NE
11148 Physaria chambersii  var. chambersii   "Chambers' twinpod" 1.5 mi. NE
11152 Poa secunda      "Sandberg's bluegrass" 1.5 mi. NE
07805 Prunus virginiana      "chokecherry" same section
11136 Senecio multilobatus      "lobeleaf groundsel" 1.5 mi. NE
11142 Silene douglasii      "Douglas's catchfly" 1.5 mi. NE
07804 Sphaeromeria diversifolia      "separate-leaf chickensage" same section
11144 Stellaria jamesiana     1.5 mi. NE
11257 Stenotus acaulis      "stemless goldenweed" 1.7 mi. NE
12048 Swertia radiata      "elkweed" 1.7 mi. NE
11256 Valeriana acutiloba      "sharpleaf valerian" 1.7 mi. NE

Locale


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Oro del Rey Mine (Mine) Tooele County, UT 1 mi. N 8701  Goshute Canyon 
Big Canyon (Valley) Juab County, UT 1.4 mi. SE   Goshute 
Middle Canyon (Valley) Juab County, UT 1.5 mi. SE   Goshute Canyon 
Goshute Canyon (Valley) Tooele County, UT 1.3 mi. E   Goshute 
Eagles Nest Mine (Mine) Tooele County, UT 1.8 mi. N 7796  Goshute Canyon 
Indian Squaw Rock (Pillar) Juab County, UT 2.1 mi. SW 7628  Goshute Canyon 
Rock Springs (Spring) Tooele County, UT 1.9 mi. E 5243  Goshute Canyon 
North Canyon (Valley) Juab County, UT 2.5 mi. W   Goshute 
Scotts Basin (Basin) Juab County, UT 3 mi. SW 7664  Goshute 
Dell Canyon (Valley) Juab County, UT 3.5 mi. SE   Indian Farm Creek 
Reilly Canyon (Valley) Tooele County, UT 3.4 mi. NE   Goshute 
Pole Canyon (Valley) Tooele County, UT 4.6 mi. N   Goshute 
Rocky Peak (Summit) Tooele County, UT 3.7 mi. W 10670  Goshute 
Kent Spring (Spring) Juab County, UT 4.8 mi. S 5154  Indian Farm Creek 
Chimney Rock (Pillar) Juab County, UT 4 mi. W 8531  Goshute 
CCC Campground (Locale) Juab County, UT 4.6 mi. SE 4807  Indian Farm Creek 
Bald Mountain (Summit) Tooele County, UT 4.7 mi. NW 9443  Goshute 
Hardscrabble Canyon (Valley) Tooele County, UT 5.1 mi. NE   Goshute 
Chokecherry Canyon (Valley) Tooele County, UT 5.6 mi. N   Goshute 
The Meadows (Flat) Juab County, UT 4.6 mi. SW 9206  Goshute 

Links

Taxon Links for species Verbena bracteata  Cav. ex Lag. & Rodr.

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=Verbena+bracteata

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