Utah Valley University Herbarium


Accession # 18113 
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Species Townsendia florifer (Hook.) A. Gray
Common name   showy Townsend-daisy
Steve Hegji   0270  
Coll. Date 10 May 2014 
United States
Tooele County
Locality 0.3 km north of Highway 199, small side canyon.
     Elev.: 5999 ft. (1829 m.)
Habitat Notes sand dunes, burned out (in 2013) Juniper. 
Latitude Longitude 40° 20'  46.33" N, 112° 36'  20.97" 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.
Specimen Notes burned out in 2013. 


No synonyms recognized in the ITIS database.


Images of other samples of the same species:
specimen image: 09940s1.jpg 
specimen image: 10416s1.jpg 
specimen image: 10618s2.jpg 
specimen image: 11299s1.jpg 
specimen image: 14026s1.jpg 
specimen image: 14026e1.jpg 
specimen image: 14026d1.jpg 
specimen image: 14026c1.jpg 
specimen image: 14026b1.jpg 
specimen image: 14026a1.jpg 

Nearby Accessions

Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
18112 Camelina microcarpa      "littlepod false flax" same section
15884 Erysimum asperum      "western wallflower" same section
18114 Gilia inconspicua      "shy gilia" 27 ft. W
15883 Lathyrus brachycalyx      "Bonneville sweetpea" 2760 ft. S
15920 Rumex venosus      "veiny dock" same section
15885 Rumex venosus      "veiny dock" same section
14026 Townsendia florifer      "showy Townsend-daisy" 1.2 mi. SE


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Ahlstrom Mine (Mine) Tooele County, UT 588 ft. NE 6004  Johnson Pass 
Blue Canyon (Valley) Tooele County, UT 1111 ft. SE   Johnson Pass 
Sand Spring (Spring) Tooele County, UT 2093 ft. SW 5784  Johnson Pass 
Willow Springs (Spring) Tooele County, UT 2912 ft. S 5696  Johnson Pass 
Devils Gate Narrows (Gap) Tooele County, UT 0.7 mi. E 6158  Johnson Pass 
Pack Springs (Spring) Tooele County, UT 1.1 mi. S 5578  Johnson Pass 
Clay Spring (Spring) Tooele County, UT 1.1 mi. NW 6014  Johnson Pass 
Mud Spring (Spring) Tooele County, UT 1.4 mi. NW 6093  Johnson Pass 
Rock Spring (Spring) Tooele County, UT 1.8 mi. N 7064  Johnson Pass 
Terra (Populated Place) Tooele County, UT 2 mi. SW 5227  Terra 
Condie Meadows (Flat) Tooele County, UT 2 mi. NW 5758  Terra 
Johnson Pass (Gap) Tooele County, UT 2.1 mi. E 6444  Johnson Pass 
Park Spring (Spring) Tooele County, UT 2.8 mi. S 5410  Johnson Pass 
Barlow Hollow (Valley) Tooele County, UT 2.2 mi. W   Deseret Peak East 
Vickory Mountain (Summit) Tooele County, UT 3.3 mi. N 10217  Deseret Peak East 
Hatch Ranch (Locale) Tooele County, UT 3.2 mi. S 5010  Terra 
Vickory Canyon (Valley) Tooele County, UT 2.9 mi. E   Deseret Peak East 
Caldwell Spring (Spring) Tooele County, UT 3.9 mi. S 5302  Johnson Pass 
Grantee Spring (Spring) Tooele County, UT 3.2 mi. NE 6582  Johnson Pass 
Chokecherry Spring (Spring) Tooele County, UT 3.5 mi. NE 6529  Deseret Peak East 


Taxon Links for species Townsendia florifer  (Hook.) A. Gray

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

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