Utah Valley University Herbarium

Label

 
Accession # 13289 
Family
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Family
PoaceaePoaceaePoaceae  
Species Achnatherum thurberianum (Piper) Barkworth
Common name   Thurber's needlegrass
Collector(s)
R. Soreng   883  
Coll. Date 02 July 1980 
Geography United States.  Oregon.  Lake County
Locality Picture Rock Pass, on Hwy 31, SE of Silver Lake. 
 
Elev.: 5500 ft. (1677 m.)
Habitat Notes grass-juniper-sagebrush association among volcanic rocks, loamy soil; with Juniperus occidentalis, Artemisia tridentata, Cercocarpus montanus, Arctostaphylos patula. 
Datum Not recorded
Uncertainty Not calculated

Taxonomy


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

     Achnatherum thurberianum (Piper) Barkworth

     Stipa thurberiana Piper

Common Name(s): Thurber's needlegrass.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=507961, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Liliopsida
                        Subclass: Commelinidae
                            Order: Cyperales
                                Family: Poaceae
                                    Genus: Achnatherum
                                        Species: Achnatherum thurberianum
                                                                                            

Images

Available images of this specimen (click to view):
specimen image: 13289s1.jpg

Images of other samples of the same species:
specimen image: 09529s1.jpg 
09529
specimen image: 13360s1.jpg 
13360

Nearby Accessions

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Links

Taxon Links for species Achnatherum thurberianum  (Piper) Barkworth

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=Achnatherum+thurberianum

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