Utah Valley University Herbarium


Accession # 09893 
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Species Sedum debile S. Watson
Common name   orpine stonecrop
D.M. Barnes   4124  
   with K.T. Harper
Coll. Date 01 July 2004 
United States
Sanpete County
Locality Wasatch Plateau, Skyline Drive, W of Snow Lake;
     Elev.: 10200 ft. (3110 m.)
Habitat Notes windswept meadow, shallow rocky 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° 14'  41" N, 111° 27'  15" 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.


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

     Sedum debile S. Wats.

     Amerosedum debile (S. Wats.) A.& D. Löve
     Gormania debilis (S. Wats.) Britt.

Common Name(s): orpine stonecrop, weakstem stonecrop.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=24111, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Magnoliopsida
                        Subclass: Rosidae
                            Order: Rosales
                                Family: Crassulaceae
                                    Genus: Sedum
                                        Species: Sedum debile


Available images of this specimen (click to view):
specimen image: 09893s1.jpg

Images of other samples of the same species:
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Nearby Accessions

Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
09557 Agoseris glauca  var. laciniata   "Arizona mountain dandelion" 2356 ft. NE
03609 Androsace septentrionalis      "pygmy-flowered rockjasmine" 1615 ft. NE
09551 Antennaria microphylla      "little-leaf pussytoes" 2356 ft. NE
03622 Astragalus       "timber milkvetch" 1615 ft. NE
09899 Astragalus kentrophyta  var. tegetarius   "mountain spiny milkvetch" same section
03624 Astragalus kentrophyta  var. tegetarius   "mountain spiny milkvetch" 1615 ft. NE
09896 Astragalus miser  var. oblongifolius   "timber milkvetch" same section
09903 Astragalus miser  var. oblongifolius   "timber milkvetch" same section
06530 Astragalus striatiflorus      "escarpment milkvetch" 1615 ft. NE
09550 Castilleja applegatei  var. viscida   "sticky Applegate's paintbrush" 2356 ft. NE
09546 Castilleja sulphurea      "sulphur paintbrush" 2356 ft. NE
09545 Dodecatheon pulchellum  var. pulchellum   "darkthroat shootingstar" 2356 ft. NE
06313 Erigeron argentatus      "plateau fleabane" 1615 ft. NE
09894 Erigeron compositus  var. glabratus   "cut-leaf fleabane" same section
09552 Erigeron formosissimus  var. formosissimus   "beautiful fleabane" 2356 ft. NE
04923 Erigeron humilis      "beautiful fleabane" 1615 ft. NE
09897 Erigeron untermannii      "Indian Canyon fleabane" same section
09900 Geum triflorum  var. ciliatum   "old man's whiskers" same section
09901 Haplopappus clementis      "Clement's goldenweed" same section
09902 Ipomopsis macrosiphon      "long-tube scarlet gilia" same section
09555 Lathyrus lanszwertii  var. lanszwertii   "Lanszwert's vetchling" 2356 ft. NE
09904 Lomatium juniperinum      "juniper biscuitroot" same section
09547 Melica bulbosa      "onion-grass" 2356 ft. NE
09892 Minuartia macrantha      "large-flowered sandwort" same section
09898 Noccaea montana  var. montana   "alpine pennycress" same section
09558 Orthocarpus tolmiei      "Tolmie's owl's-clover" 2356 ft. NE
09543 Osmorhiza occidentalis      "western sweetroot" 2356 ft. NE
09548 Penstemon rydbergii  var. aggregatus   "Rydberg's beardtongue" 2356 ft. NE
09554 Penstemon subglaber      "smooth beardtongue" 2356 ft. NE
09895 Physaria hemiphysaria  var. hemiphysaria   "Intermountain bladderpod" same section
06536 Polemonium pulcherrimum  var. delicatum  1615 ft. NE
09549 Potentilla concinna      "elegant cinquefoil" 2356 ft. NE
09891 Potentilla concinna      "elegant cinquefoil" same section
09553 Senecio crocatus      "saffron ragwort" 2356 ft. NE
09556 Thelypodium sagittatum  var. sagittatum   "arrow thelypody" 2356 ft. NE
16805 Vicia americana  var. americana   "American vetch" 2356 ft. NE
09544 Viola nuttallii      "Nuttall's violet" 2356 ft. NE


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Snow Lake (Lake) Sanpete County, UT 339 ft. SE 10145  Ferron Reservoir 
Jet Fox Reservoir (Reservoir) Sanpete County, UT 0.7 mi. W 10115  Ferron Reservoir 
Lake Mountain (Summit) Sanpete County, UT 0.9 mi. S 10519  Ferron Reservoir 
Trail Ridge (Ridge) Sanpete County, UT 1.1 mi. E 10493  Ferron Reservoir 
Loggers Fork Reservoir (Reservoir) Sanpete County, UT 1.5 mi. N 10040  Danish Knoll 
Elks Knoll (Summit) Sanpete County, UT 1.5 mi. N 10256  Danish Knoll 
Cherry Flat (Flat) Sanpete County, UT 1.3 mi. NE 10220  Danish Knoll 
Loggers Fork Dam (Dam) Sanpete County, UT 1.5 mi. N 10027  Danish Knoll 
Swedish Knoll (Summit) Sanpete County, UT 2 mi. NE 10420  Danish Knoll 
The Cove (Basin) Sanpete County, UT 2.2 mi. S 9745  Ferron Reservoir 
Lake Fork Creek (Stream) Sanpete County, UT 2.2 mi. SE   Ferron Reservoir 
Loggers Fork (Valley) Sanpete County, UT 2.3 mi. NW   Danish Knoll 
Lowry Fork (Valley) Sanpete County, UT 2.4 mi. NW   Danish Knoll 
Cove Lake (Lake) Sanpete County, UT 2.7 mi. SE 9387  Ferron Reservoir 
John August Lake (Reservoir) Sanpete County, UT 3 mi. N 10338  Danish Knoll 
Cove Mountain (Summit) Sanpete County, UT 3.1 mi. S 10660  Ferron Reservoir 
North Fork Big Bear Creek (Stream) Sanpete County, UT 2.5 mi. NE   Danish Knoll 
South Fork Big Bear Creek (Stream) Sanpete County, UT 2.6 mi. NE   Danish Knoll 
Danish Knoll (Summit) Sanpete County, UT 3 mi. N 10283  Danish Knoll 
South Mountain (Summit) Sanpete County, UT 2.9 mi. NW 10394  Danish Knoll 


Taxon Links for species Sedum debile  S. Watson

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

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