Utah Valley University Herbarium


Accession # 03704 
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Species Anemone multifida Poir.
Common name   Pacific windflower
D. Carter   s.n.  
Coll. Date 26 June 1999 
United States
Sanpete County
Locality Wasatch Plateau, Ephraim Canyon, near a stream gaging station in the vicinity of Cottonwood Creek, on a hillside next to a dirt road;
     Elev.: 9840 ft. (3000 m.)
Habitat Notes alpine tundra, low herbaceous plants on a hillside next to a dirt road, rocky. 
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° 18'  39.38" N, 111° 27'  39.09" W
Township Range T17S, R4E, Sec. 27  
Datum Not recorded
Uncertainty Polygon diameter (with coordinate as origin): 1' (1800 m.)
TRS Notes Latitude and longitude were derived from township and range information and may be
inaccurate by as much as 0.7 miles (or 4.2 miles if the section is not given).


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

     Pulsatilla patens ssp. multifida (Pritz.) Zamels

     Anemone ludoviciana Nutt.
     Anemone multifida (Pritz.) Zamels, non Poir.
     Anemone nuttalliana DC.
     Anemone patens var. multifida Pritz.
     Anemone patens var. nuttalliana (DC.) Gray
     Anemone patens var. wolfgangiana (Bess. ex Richards) Trauvtr. & Mey ex F. Kurtz
     Pulsatilla hirsutissima (Pursh) Britt.
     Pulsatilla ludoviciana Heller
     Pulsatilla nuttalliana (DC.) Spreng.
     Pulsatilla patens ssp. hirsutissima (Pursh) Zamels

Common Name(s): American pasqueflower, cutleaf anemone, sticky pasqueflower.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=18801, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Magnoliopsida
                        Subclass: Magnoliidae
                            Order: Ranunculales
                                Family: Ranunculaceae
                                    Genus: Pulsatilla
                                        Species: Pulsatilla patens
                                            Subspecies: Pulsatilla patens ssp. multifida


Available images of this specimen (click to view):
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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.
03732 Alopecurus pratensis      "meadow foxtail" 1.1 mi. NE
03720 Androsace septentrionalis      "pygmy-flowered rockjasmine" same section
01813 Androsace septentrionalis      "pygmy-flowered rockjasmine" same section
03708 Artemisia ludoviciana  var. incompta   "Louisiana wormwood" 1.1 mi. NE
08726 Artemisia ludoviciana  var. incompta   "Louisiana wormwood" 1.3 mi. S
03729 Astragalus convallarius  var. convallarius   "lesser rushy milkvetch" 1.1 mi. NE
03718 Astragalus miser  var. oblongifolius   "timber milkvetch" same section
03700 Caltha leptosepala      "white marsh marigold" same section
01814 Caltha leptosepala      "white marsh marigold" same section
03710 Cardamine cordifolia  var. cordifolia   "heart-leaf bittercress" 1.1 mi. NE
08724 Castilleja sulphurea      "sulphur paintbrush" 1.3 mi. S
03719 Claytonia lanceolata      "spear-leaf springbeauty" same section
01820 Claytonia lanceolata      "spear-leaf springbeauty" same section
03717 Clematis hirsutissima  var. hirsutissima   "sugar bowls" same section
01817 Clematis hirsutissima  var. hirsutissima   "sugar bowls" same section
08728 Cymopterus lemmonii      "Lemmon's spring parsley" 1.3 mi. S
01812 Delphinium nuttallianum      "meadow larkspur" same section
03698 Dodecatheon pulchellum  var. pulchellum   "darkthroat shootingstar" 1.1 mi. NE
03709 Erigeron eatonii  var. eatonii   "Eaton's fleabane" 1749 ft. S
08729 Erigeron eatonii  var. eatonii   "Eaton's fleabane" 1.3 mi. S
08722 Erigeron flagellaris      "trailing fleabane" 1.3 mi. S
08731 Erigeron speciosus      "aspen fleabane" 1.3 mi. S
08730 Erigeron ursinus      "Bear River fleabane" 1.3 mi. S
01821 Erythronium grandiflorum      "yellow glacier-lily" same section
08723 Geranium richardsonii      "Richardson's geranium" 1.3 mi. S
03713 Hedysarum boreale  var. boreale   "Utah sweetvetch" 1.1 mi. NE
03714 Helianthella uniflora      "one-flowered little sunflower" 1.1 mi. NE
03705 Ipomopsis aggregata  var. aggregata   "scarlet gilia" same section
01818 Iris germanica      "German iris" same section
03711 Juncus ensifolius  var. brunnescens  1.1 mi. NE
03727 Lathyrus lanszwertii  var. laetivirens   "plateau vetchling" 1.1 mi. NE
03725 Lathyrus lanszwertii  var. laetivirens   "plateau vetchling" 1.1 mi. NE
01811 Lathyrus pauciflorus  var. utahensis   "Utah few-flowered pea" same section
01815 Lomatium juniperinum      "juniper biscuitroot" same section
08725 Lupinus argenteus  var. rubricaulis   "red-stemmed silvery lupine" 1.3 mi. S
01808 Mertensia ciliata      "mountain bluebells" same section
03724 Microseris nutans      "nodding silverpuffs" 1.1 mi. NE
09559 Oenothera flava      "yellow evening primrose" same section
03721 Oenothera flava  var. flava   "yellow evening primrose" 1.1 mi. NE
08727 Orthocarpus tolmiei      "Tolmie's owl's-clover" 1.3 mi. S
03699 Osmorhiza depauperata      "bluntseed sweetroot" 1.1 mi. NE
03728 Osmorhiza occidentalis      "western sweetroot" 1.1 mi. NE
01807 Osmorhiza occidentalis      "western sweetroot" same section
01816 Phacelia sericea  var. ciliosa  same section
03715 Phacelia sericea  var. ciliosa  same section
03703 Physaria kingii  var. parvifolia   "King's bladderpod" same section
01810 Salix boothii      "Booth's willow" same section
03697 Stellaria jamesiana     1.1 mi. NE
01809 Thalictrum fendleri      "Fendler's meadow-rue" same section
03701 Thelypodium sagittatum  var. sagittatum   "arrow thelypody" same section
01806 Valeriana occidentalis      "western valerian" same section
03723 Valeriana occidentalis      "western valerian" 1.1 mi. NE
01819 Viola nuttallii      "Nuttall's violet" same section
03735 Wyethia amplexicaulis      "mule's ears" 1.1 mi. NE


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Rock Creek (Stream) Sanpete County, UT 843 ft. W   Danish Knoll 
Philadelphia Flat (Flat) Sanpete County, UT 0.7 mi. S 9984  Danish Knoll 
Bluebell Flat (Flat) Sanpete County, UT 0.8 mi. NW 8895  Danish Knoll 
Alpine Experiment Station (Locale) Sanpete County, UT 1 mi. SE 10151  Danish Knoll 
Flat Iron Point (Cliff) Sanpete County, UT 1.3 mi. N 9889  Danish Knoll 
Haystack Mountain (Summit) Sanpete County, UT 1.1 mi. W 10378  Danish Knoll 
Madsen Ditch (Canal) Sanpete County, UT 1.1 mi. E 10096  Danish Knoll 
The Big Spring (Spring) Sanpete County, UT 1.4 mi. N 9157  Danish Knoll 
Ephiraim Tunnel (Tunnel) Sanpete County, UT 1.4 mi. NE 10135  Danish Knoll 
Left Fork Cotton Creek (Stream) Sanpete County, UT 1.4 mi. NW   Danish Knoll 
Wasatch Ditch (Canal) Sanpete County, UT 1.7 mi. N 10194  Danish Knoll 
Jolleys Hole (Basin) Sanpete County, UT 1.7 mi. S 10033  Danish Knoll 
Great Basin Experiment Station (Locale) Sanpete County, UT 1.5 mi. W 8846  Danish Knoll 
John August Lake (Reservoir) Sanpete County, UT 1.8 mi. SE 10338  Danish Knoll 
South Ephraim Ditch (Canal) Sanpete County, UT 1.6 mi. SE 10142  Danish Knoll 
Seely Guard Station (Locale) Sanpete County, UT 1.7 mi. E 9895  Danish Knoll 
Becks Ridge (Ridge) Sanpete County, UT 1.9 mi. E 10086  Danish Knoll 
White Ledge (Bench) Sanpete County, UT 2.5 mi. N 9462  Danish Knoll 
Larson Tunnel (Tunnel) Sanpete County, UT 2.5 mi. N 10306  Danish Knoll 
North Ephraim Ditch (Canal) Sanpete County, UT 2.2 mi. NE 9653  Danish Knoll 


Taxon Links for species Anemone multifida  Poir.

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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