Utah Valley University Herbarium

Label

 
Accession # 09705 
Family
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Family
AsteraceaeAsteraceaeAsteraceae  
Species Senecio atropurpureus (Ledeb.) Fedtsch.
Common name   arctic groundsel
Collector(s)
J.G. Harris   3695  
   with D.L. Taylor
Coll. Date 25 July 2004 
Country
State/Province
County
Canada
Northwest Territories
Locality Cape Bathurst Peninsula, ca 10 km SSW of Cape Bathurst.
     Elev.: 16 ft. (5 m.)
Habitat Notes frost heaves on ice wedge polygons, arctic tundra. 
Latitude Longitude 70° 29'  39" N, 128° 5'  0.01" W
Datum Not recorded
Uncertainty Not calculated

Taxonomy


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

     Tephroseris atropurpurea (Ledeb.) Holub

     Senecio atropurpureus (Ledeb.) Fedtsch.
     Senecio atropurpureus var. dentatus (Gray) Hultén
     Senecio atropurpureus ssp. frigidus (Richards.) Hultén
     Senecio atropurpureus ssp. tomentosus (Kjellm.) Hultén
     Senecio atropurpureus var. ulmeri (Steffen) Porsild
     Senecio frigidus (Richards.) Less.
     Senecio kjellmanii Porsild
     Senecio tichomirovii auct. non Schischkin
     Tephroseris atropurpurea ssp. frigida (Richards.) A.& D. Love
     Tephroseris atropurpurea ssp. tomentosa (Kjellm.) A.& D. Löve
     Tephroseris integrifolia ssp. atropurpurea (Ledeb.) B. Nordenstam

Common Name(s): arctic groundsel, arctic senecio.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=565560, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Magnoliopsida
                        Subclass: Asteridae
                            Order: Asterales
                                Family: Asteraceae
                                    Genus: Tephroseris
                                        Species: Tephroseris atropurpurea
                                                                                            

Images

Available images of this specimen (click to view):
specimen image: 09705s3.jpg

Images of other samples of the same species:
specimen image: 09695s3.jpg 
09695

Nearby Accessions


Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
09712 Alopecurus alpinus  var. alpinus   "Mountain foxtail" same section
09833 Androsace chamaejasme  var. arctica  same section
09711 Arctagrostis latifolia      "wide-leaf polargrass" same section
09684 Astragalus alpinus      "alpine milkvetch" same section
09703 Braya glabella  ssp. glabella   "smooth northern rockcress" same section
12041 Braya glabella  ssp. glabella   "smooth northern rockcress" same section
09834 Cardamine digitata      "Richardson's bittercress" same section
10005 Cardamine pratensis  var. angustifolia   "cuckoo flower" same section
09718 Cardamine pratensis  var. angustifolia   "cuckoo flower" same section
09702 Cerastium beeringianum      "mouse-ear chickweed" same section
09706 Draba corymbosa      "flat-top draba" same section
09699 Eriophorum scheuchzeri      "white cottongrass" same section
09704 Oxyria digyna      "alpine mountainsorrel" same section
09685 Oxytropis borealis  var. borealis   "boreal locoweed" same section
09687 Oxytropis maydelliana  ssp. melanocephala  same section
09700 Papaver radicatum      "rooted poppy" same section
09697 Pedicularis capitata      "capitate lousewort" same section
09787 Pedicularis sudetica      "sudetic lousewort" same section
09701 Phlox richardsonii      "Richardson's phlox" same section
09707 Poa arctica  ssp. arctica   "arctic bluegrass" same section
09789 Polygonum viviparum      "alpine bistort" same section
09831 Potentilla pulchella      "pretty cinquefoil" same section
09698 Primula borealis      "northern primrose" same section
09694 Primula stricta      "strict primrose" same section
09825 Salix arctica     same section
09693 Saxifraga caespitosa  ssp. caespitosa   "tufted saxifrage" same section
09786 Saxifraga cernua      "nodding saxifrage" same section
09692 Saxifraga cernua      "nodding saxifrage" same section
09716 Saxifraga hirculus  var. propinqua  same section
09788 Saxifraga oppositifolia      "purple mountain saxifrage" same section
09832 Saxifraga serpyllifolia      "thymeleaf saxifrage" same section
09790 Senecio integerriums  var. exaltatus   "Columbia ragwort" same section
09785 Silene uralensis  ssp. uralensis   "apetalous catchfly" same section

Locale


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name

Links

Taxon Links for species Senecio atropurpureus  (Ledeb.) Fedtsch.

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=Senecio+atropurpureus

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