Utah Valley University Herbarium

Label

 
Accession # 03955 
Family
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Family
ApocynaceaeApocynaceaeAsclepiadaceae  
Species Asclepias ruthiae Maguire
Common name   Ruth's milkweed
Collector(s)
B. Farland   s.n.  
Coll. Date 14 May 1988 
Country
State/Province
County
United States
Utah
Emery
Locality San Rafael Swell, Buckhorn near tunnels.
    
Habitat Notes sandy soil. 
Datum Not recorded
Uncertainty Not calculated

Taxonomy


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

     Asclepias uncialis ssp. ruthiae (Maguire) Kartesz & Gandhi

     Asclepias eastwoodiana Barneby
     Asclepias ruthiae Maguire
     Asclepias sanjuanensis Heil, J.M. Porter & Welsh
     Asclepias uncialis var. ruthiae (Maguire) E. Sundell

Common Name(s): Ruth's milkweed.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=524889, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Magnoliopsida
                        Subclass: Asteridae
                            Order: Gentianales
                                Family: Asclepiadaceae
                                    Genus: Asclepias
                                        Species: Asclepias uncialis
                                            Subspecies: Asclepias uncialis ssp. ruthiae
                                                

Images

Available images of this specimen (click to view):
specimen image: 03955s2.jpg

Images of other samples of the same species:
specimen image: 01066s2.jpg 
01066
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06548
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09598
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10910
specimen image: 10927s2.jpg 
10927
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10927
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12094
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12094
specimen image: 12094s2.jpg 
12094
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12094
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12117
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12117

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Links

Taxon Links for species Asclepias ruthiae  Maguire

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=Asclepias+ruthiae

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