Species Details

Penstemon utahensis

Utah beardtongue

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Scientific Name:
Penstemon utahensis Eastw.
Common Name:
Utah beardtongue
Family: Plantaginaceae
Element Code: PDSCR1L6G0
USDA Plants Symbol: PEUT
Synonyms/Other Names:
CA Rare Plant Rank: 2B.3
Fed List: None
State List: None
Global Rank: G4
State Rank:
S2
Other Status:
CRPR Changes:
changed from 2.3 to 2B.3 on 2013-06-12
Add Date: 2001-01-01
Date Edited: 2022-06-08
Lifeform: perennial herb
Blooming Period: Apr-May
Elevation:
1065 - 2500 meters
3495 - 8205 feet
General Habitat:
  • Chenopod scrub
  • Great Basin scrub
  • Mojavean desert scrub
  • Pinyon and juniper woodland
General Micro Habitat:
Micro Habitat:
  • Rocky
Notes:
See Zoe 4(2):124 (1893) for original description.
Threats:
Taxonomy:
Other:
Total Occurrences: 27
Element Occurrence Ranks:
A B C D X U
0 2 1 0 0 24
Occurrence Status:
Historical >20 Years 13
Recent <=20 Years 14
Presence:
Presumed Extant 27
Possibly Extirpated 0
Presumed Extirpated 0
California Endemic:
California Island:
States: Name (Code)
Arizona (AZ), California (CA), Nevada (NV), Utah (UT)
California Counties and Islands: Name (Code)
Inyo (INY), San Bernardino (SBD)
Quads: Name (Quad Code)
Blackwater Mine (3511577), Castle Peaks (3511532), Clark Mtn. (3511555), Fountain Peak (3411585), Green Monster Mine (3511586), Grotto Hills (3511522), Horse Thief Springs (3511578), Ivanpah (3511533), Mescal Range (3511545), Stump Spring, Nev. (3511587), West of Shenandoah Peak (3511576)
Notes:
Definitions of codes following a county and/or quad:
* Presumed extirpated
(?) Occurrence confirmed, but possibly extirpated
Quad and county data is imported from the CNDDB. Species may be present in other areas where conditions are favorable. These data should NOT be substituted for pre-project review or for on-site surveys.

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Presumed Extant
Counties   Quads