Utah Valley University Herbarium


Accession # 15106 
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Species Isoetes bolanderi Engelm.
Common name   Bolander's quillwort
S. Goodrich   27292  
Coll. Date 27 August 2007 
United States
Summit County
Locality Uinta Mountains, on Elizabeth Ridge;
     Elev.: 10336 ft. (3151 m.)
Habitat Notes in mud of a drying pool. 
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 40° 57'  0.43" N, 110° 40'  25.88" 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):

     Isoetes bolanderi Engelm.

     Isoetes bolanderi var. pygmaea (Engelm.) Clute
     Isoetes pygmaea Engelm.

Common Name(s): Bolander quillwort, Bolander's quillwort, pygmy quillwort.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=17121, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Lycopodiophyta
                    Class: Lycopodiopsida
                        Order: Isoetales
                            Family: Isoetaceae
                                Genus: Isoetes
                                    Species: Isoetes bolanderi


Nearby Accessions

  There are no nearby accessions.


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Elizabeth Pass (Gap) Summit County, UT 1.1 mi. S 10266  Elizabeth Mountain 
Fish Lake (Reservoir) Summit County, UT 1.3 mi. SE 9791  Elizabeth Mountain 
Moslander Reservoir (Reservoir) Summit County, UT 2 mi. N 9571  Elizabeth Mountain 
Moslander Dam (Dam) Summit County, UT 2 mi. N 9571  Elizabeth Mountain 
Moslander Reservoir (Reservoir) Summit County, UT 2.5 mi. N 9705  Elizabeth Mountain 
Elizabeth Lake (Lake) Summit County, UT 3 mi. NW 10004  Elizabeth Mountain 
Little Lyman Lake (Reservoir) Summit County, UT 3.2 mi. E 9285  Lyman Lake 
Lyman Lake (Reservoir) Summit County, UT 3.2 mi. E 9318  Lyman Lake 
Little Lyman Lake Campground (Locale) Summit County, UT 3.3 mi. E 9289  Lyman Lake 
The Woodpile (Woods) Summit County, UT 3.7 mi. SE 9489  Elizabeth Mountain 
Elizabeth Mountain (Summit) Summit County, UT 3.5 mi. NW 10266  Elizabeth Mountain 
Mill Creek Guard Station (Locale) Summit County, UT 3.5 mi. SW 8928  Elizabeth Mountain 
Organization Camp Recreation Site (Park) Summit County, UT 3.5 mi. E 9334  Lyman Lake 
North Fork Mill Creek (Stream) Summit County, UT 3.7 mi. W   Elizabeth Mountain 
Trail Creek (Stream) Summit County, UT 5 mi. S   Red Knob 
McKenzie Creek (Stream) Summit County, UT 3.9 mi. W   Elizabeth Mountain 
Brush Creek (Stream) Summit County, UT 4 mi. E   Red Knob 
Lym Lake (Lake) Summit County, UT 4.8 mi. SW 10142  Elizabeth Mountain 
Lost Dog Creek (Stream) Summit County, UT 4 mi. W   Elizabeth Mountain 
Cataract Creek (Stream) Summit County, UT 5.2 mi. S   Red Knob 


Taxon Links for species Isoetes bolanderi  Engelm.

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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