Utah Valley University Herbarium

Label

 
Accession # 05025 
Family
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Family
PteridaceaePteridaceae  
Species Aspidotis densa (Brack.) Lellinger
Common name   Indian's dream
Collector(s)
T. Taggart   1  
   with D. Nelson, T. Heaton
Coll. Date 22 August 2000 
Geography United States.  Utah.  Utah County
Locality Mineral Basin. 
 
Elev.: 8600 ft. (2622 m.)
Habitat Notes limestone outcropping; southwest aspect. 
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° 33'  26" N, 111° 36'  59" W
Township Range T3S, R3E, Sec. 16, NE SW  
Datum Not recorded
Uncertainty Not calculated
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).

Taxonomy


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

     Aspidotis densa (Brack.) Lellinger

     Cheilanthes siliquosa Maxon
     Cryptogramma densa (Brack.) Diels
     Onychium densum Brack.
     Pellaea densa (Brack.) Hook.

Common Name(s): a pod-fern, aspidote touffue, Indian's dream, pod fern.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=17332, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Pteridophyta
                    Class: Filicopsida
                        Order: Polypodiales
                            Family: Pteridaceae
                                Genus: Aspidotis
                                    Species: Aspidotis densa
                                                                                    

Images

Available images of this specimen (click to view):
specimen image: 05025s2.jpg

Nearby Accessions


Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
05703 Achnatherum pinetorum      "pine needlegrass" 1.1 mi. NW
09849 Agastache urticifolia      "nettle-leaf horse-mint" 1.5 mi. N
05468 Agastache urticifolia      "nettle-leaf horse-mint" 1.1 mi. NW
05651 Agoseris aurantiaca  var. aurantiaca   "orange agoseris" 1.1 mi. NW
05020 Anaphalis margaritacea      "western pearly everlasting" same section
12811 Androsace septentrionalis      "pygmy-flowered rockjasmine" 1.9 mi. SW
14061 Arnica longifolia      "spearleaf arnica" 1.2 mi. NE
05334 Arnica mollis      "hairy arnica" 1.1 mi. NW
05640 Artemisia ludoviciana  var. incompta   "Louisiana wormwood" 1.1 mi. NW
05029 Brickellia grandiflora      "tassel-flowered brickellbush" same section
05018 Calamagrostis canadensis  var. canadensis   "bluejoint" same section
12813 Cardamine cordifolia      "heart-leaf bittercress" 1.9 mi. SW
09856 Cardamine cordifolia  var. cordifolia   "heart-leaf bittercress" 1.5 mi. N
05019 Carex aquatilis      "water sedge" same section
05657 Carex hoodii      "Hood's sedge" 1.1 mi. NW
12816 Carex hoodii      "Hood's sedge" 1.9 mi. SW
05349 Castilleja applegatei  var. viscida   "sticky Applegate's paintbrush" 1.1 mi. NW
05337 Castilleja miniata      "giant red Indian paintbrush" 1.1 mi. NW
12807 Cerastium fontanum      "common mouse-ear chickweed" 1.9 mi. SW
05641 Cirsium eatonii      "Eaton's thistle" 1.1 mi. NW
12805 Collinsia parviflora      "maiden blue eyed Mary" 1.9 mi. SW
05343 Cryptogramma crispa  var. acrostichoides  1.1 mi. NW
05024 Cystopteris fragilis      "brittle bladderfern" same section
09857 Deschampsia elongata      "slender hairgrass" 1.5 mi. N
09848 Draba crassifolia      "thick-leaf draba" 1.5 mi. N
05023 Elymus glaucus      "blue wildrye" same section
05658 Elymus glaucus  ssp. glaucus   "blue wildrye" 1.1 mi. NW
14062 Epilobium alpinum      "alpine willowherb" 1.1 mi. NE
05346 Epilobium alpinum  var. alpinum  1.1 mi. NW
05408 Epilobium angustifolium     1.1 mi. NW
09860 Epilobium hornemannii  var. hornemannii   "Hornemann's willowherb" 1.5 mi. N
05656 Erigeron arenarioides      "sand fleabane" 1.1 mi. NW
14063 Erigeron coulteri      "large mountain fleabane" 1.3 mi. N
05655 Erigeron eatonii  var. eatonii   "Eaton's fleabane" 1.1 mi. NW
09855 Erigeron glacialis  var. glacialis   "subalpine fleabane" 1.5 mi. N
05410 Erigeron subtrinervis      "three-nerved fleabane" 1.1 mi. NW
09846 Eriogonum alatum      "winged wild buckwheat" 1.5 mi. N
05348 Eriogonum umbellatum  var. umbellatum   "sulphur-flowered wild buckwheat" 1.1 mi. NW
05344 Eucephalus engelmannii      "Engelmann's aster" 1.1 mi. NW
12810 Fragaria virginiana  var. glauca   "mountain strawberry" 1.9 mi. SW
05351 Hieracium scouleri  var. griseum   "houndstongue hawkweed" 1.1 mi. NW
05338 Ivesia gordonii      "Gordon's mousetail" 1.1 mi. NW
15942 Ivesia gordonii      "Gordon's mousetail" 1 mi. NE
15941 Ivesia utahensis      "Utah mousetail" 1 mi. NE
12806 Lepidium densiflorum  var. ramosum   "miner's pepperweed" 1.9 mi. SW
09851 Leptosiphon nuttallii      "Nuttall's linanthus" 1.5 mi. N
05407 Leptosiphon nuttallii      "Nuttall's linanthus" 1.1 mi. NW
12817 Mertensia arizonica      "aspen bluebells" 1.9 mi. SW
05345 Mimulus floribundus      "many-flowered monkeyflower" 1.1 mi. NW
01753 Mimulus guttatus      "common monkeyflower" 1.4 mi. SW
05347 Mimulus tilingii      "Tiling's monkeyflower" 1.1 mi. NW
09859 Mitella pentandra      "fivestamen miterwort" 1.5 mi. N
09850 Monardella odoratissima      "mountain monardella" 1.5 mi. N
05336 Monardella odoratissima      "mountain monardella" 1.1 mi. NW
05411 Orthocarpus tolmiei      "Tolmie's owl's-clover" 1.1 mi. NW
12808 Penstemon leonardii  var. leonardii   "Leonard's beardtongue" 1.9 mi. SW
09852 Penstemon whippleanus      "Whipple's beardtongue" 1.5 mi. N
05409 Phacelia hastata      "silverleaf scorpionweed" 1.1 mi. NW
12809 Phacelia hastata      "silverleaf scorpionweed" 1.9 mi. SW
05652 Polygonum douglasii  var. douglasii  1.1 mi. NW
05350 Polystichum lonchitis      "northern hollyfern" 1.1 mi. NW
12812 Ranunculus cardiophyllus     1.9 mi. SW
01755 Rosa woodsii      "Woods' rose" 1.4 mi. SW
05335 Rubus idaeus  var. strigosus  1.1 mi. NW
09854 Rudbeckia occidentalis      "western coneflower" 1.5 mi. N
05653 Rudbeckia occidentalis      "western coneflower" 1.1 mi. NW
09853 Saxifraga odontoloma      "brook saxifrage" 1.5 mi. N
05642 Senecio serra  var. serra   "tall ragwort" 1.1 mi. NW
12815 Smilacina stellata     1.9 mi. SW
05342 Solidago parryi      "Parry's goldenrod" 1.1 mi. NW
05031 Sphaeromeria diversifolia      "separate-leaf chickensage" same section
05017 Spiranthes romanzoffiana  var. romanzoffiana   "hooded ladies tresses" same section
09858 Symphyotrichum foliaceum  var. canbyi   "Canby's aster" 1.5 mi. N
05639 Symphyotrichum foliaceum  var. canbyi   "Canby's aster" 1.1 mi. NW
05032 Symphyotrichum novae-angliae      "New England aster" same section
12814 Valeriana occidentalis      "western valerian" 1.9 mi. SW

Locale


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Pittsburg Lake (Lake) Utah County, UT 409 ft. N 9416  Brighton 
Bog Mine (Mine) Utah County, UT 1368 ft. SW 8790  Brighton 
Smuggler Tunnel (Tunnel) Utah County, UT 2177 ft. E 9167  Brighton 
Devils Castle (Pillar) Salt Lake County, UT 0.6 mi. N 10854  Brighton 
Sugarloaf Mountain (Summit) Salt Lake County, UT 0.7 mi. N 10663  Brighton 
Sunday Tunnel (Mine) Utah County, UT 0.7 mi. SW 9725  Brighton 
Miller Hill (Summit) Utah County, UT 0.8 mi. S 9863  Brighton 
Wyoming Tunnel (Mine) Utah County, UT 0.9 mi. SW 10086  Brighton 
Centennial Tunnel (Tunnel) Utah County, UT 0.8 mi. SE 8485  Brighton 
Secret Lake (Reservoir) Salt Lake County, UT 1 mi. N 9846  Brighton 
Mineral Basin (Basin) Utah County, UT 0.8 mi. W 9397  Dromedary Peak 
Midwest Tunnel (Mine) Utah County, UT 1.1 mi. S 9607  Brighton 
Mineral Flat (Flat) Utah County, UT 0.9 mi. NW 10204  Dromedary Peak 
Mineral Flat Tunnels (Mine) Utah County, UT 0.9 mi. W 9531  Dromedary Peak 
Silver Bell Mine (Mine) Utah County, UT 1 mi. SW 9804  Dromedary Peak 
Yankee Mines (Mine) Utah County, UT 1.2 mi. SW 9072  Dromedary Peak 
Albion Basin Campground (Locale) Salt Lake County, UT 1.4 mi. N 9479  Brighton 
Albion Basin (Basin) Salt Lake County, UT 1.4 mi. N 9384  Brighton 
Mountain Dell Mine (Mine) Utah County, UT 1.3 mi. SE 8475  Brighton 
Texan Tunnel (Mine) Utah County, UT 1.4 mi. S 8698  Brighton 

Links

Taxon Links for species Aspidotis densa  (Brack.) Lellinger

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=Aspidotis+densa

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