Utah Valley University Herbarium

Label

 
Accession # 12369 
Family
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Family
PlantaginaceaePlantaginaceaePlantaginaceae  
Species Plantago major L.
Common name   common plantain
Collector(s)
J. Lundgren   8  
Coll. Date 11 September 1999 
Country
State/Province
County
United States
Colorado
Gilpin
Locality 3.7 miles east of Highway 119, roadside east of meadow.
     Elev.: 8700 ft. (2652 m.)
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° 50'  6" N, 105° 26'  15" W
Datum Not recorded
Uncertainty Not calculated

Taxonomy


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

     Plantago major L.

     Plantago asiatica auct. non L.
     Plantago halophila Bickn.
     Plantago major var. asiatica auct. non (L.) Dcne.
     Plantago major ssp. intermedia (DC.) Arcang.
     Plantago major var. intermedia (DC.) Pilger
     Plantago major var. pachyphylla Pilger
     Plantago major var. pilgeri Domin
     Plantago major var. scopulorum Fries & Broberg

Common Name(s): broadleaf plantain, buckhorn plantain, common plantain, great plantain, rippleseed plantain.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=32887, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Magnoliopsida
                        Subclass: Asteridae
                            Order: Plantaginales
                                Family: Plantaginaceae
                                    Genus: Plantago
                                        Species: Plantago major
                                                                                            

Images

Available images of this specimen (click to view):
specimen image: 12369s1.jpg

Images of other samples of the same species:
specimen image: 02615s1.jpg 
02615
specimen image: 09723s1.jpg 
09723
specimen image: 11756d1.jpg 
11756
specimen image: 11756s1.jpg 
11756
specimen image: 13314s1.jpg 
13314

Nearby Accessions


Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
12371 Plantago lanceolata      "narrow-leaf plantain" same section

Locale


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Kriley Pond (Reservoir) Gilpin County, CO 2523 ft. E 8344  Black Hawk 
Ralston Roost (Pillar) Gilpin County, CO 0.7 mi. E 9259  Black Hawk 
Slough Pond (Reservoir) Gilpin County, CO 0.9 mi. E 8311  Black Hawk 
Ole Barn Knoll Picnic Area (Locale) Gilpin County, CO 1.1 mi. N 8636  Black Hawk 
Frazer Meadow (Flat) Gilpin County, CO 1.2 mi. N 9124  Black Hawk 
Promontory Ridge (Ridge) Gilpin County, CO 1.5 mi. N 9390  Black Hawk 
Bootleg Bottom Picnic Area (Locale) Gilpin County, CO 1.7 mi. N 8859  Black Hawk 
Golden Gate Canyon State Park (Park) Gilpin County, CO 1.8 mi. NE 9443  Black Hawk 
Ralston Roost Picnic Area (Locale) Gilpin County, CO 1.6 mi. E 8206  Black Hawk 
Tremont Mountain (Summit) Gilpin County, CO 2.2 mi. N 10378  Black Hawk 
Smith Hill (Summit) Gilpin County, CO 2.3 mi. S 8737  Black Hawk 
Mount Thomas (Summit) Gilpin County, CO 2.3 mi. N 9334  Black Hawk 
Round the Bend Picnic Area (Locale) Gilpin County, CO 1.8 mi. E 8117  Black Hawk 
Ely Hill (Summit) Gilpin County, CO 2.3 mi. S 10000  Black Hawk 
Dude Hole (Valley) Gilpin County, CO 2.1 mi. NE   Black Hawk 
Spread Eagle Mine (Mine) Gilpin County, CO 2.3 mi. SW 8780  Black Hawk 
Rimrock Campground (Locale) Gilpin County, CO 2.3 mi. NE 8951  Black Hawk 
Braecher Lake (Reservoir) Gilpin County, CO 2.1 mi. NW 8767  Black Hawk 
Braecher Ranch Dam (Dam) Gilpin County, CO 2.2 mi. NW 8777  Black Hawk 
Braecher Ranch Reservoir (Reservoir) Gilpin County, CO 2.2 mi. NW 8777  Black Hawk 

Links

Taxon Links for species Plantago major  L.

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=Plantago+major

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