Utah Valley University Herbarium


Accession # 09734 
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Species Rorippa palustris (L.) Besser
Infraspecific    var. occidentalis (S. Watson) Rollins
J.G. Harris   3594a  
   with D.L. Taylor
Coll. Date 21 July 2004 
Geography Canada.  Yukon Territory.  
Locality along the Klondike River, ca 25 km due E of Dawson City. 
Elev.: 1378 ft. (420 m.)
Habitat Notes streambank community. 
Latitude Longitude 64° 2'  8" N, 138° 49'  33" W
Datum Not recorded
Uncertainty Not calculated


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

     Rorippa palustris ssp. occidentalis (S. Wats.) Abrams

     Rorippa islandica var. occidentalis (S. Wats.) Butters & Abbe
     Rorippa palustris var. clavata (Rydb.) R. Stuckey
     Rorippa palustris var. occidentalis (S. Wats.) Rollins

Common Name(s): bog yellowcress, western bog yellowcress.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=23010, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Magnoliopsida
                        Subclass: Dilleniidae
                            Order: Capparales
                                Family: Brassicaceae
                                    Genus: Rorippa
                                        Species: Rorippa palustris
                                            Subspecies: Rorippa palustris ssp. occidentalis


Available images of this specimen (click to view):
specimen image: 09734s2.jpg

Images of other samples of the same species:
specimen image: 05308s3.jpg 
specimen image: 07481s3.jpg 
specimen image: 08884s3.jpg 
specimen image: 11346s2.jpg 

Nearby Accessions

Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
09736 Arabidopsis lyrata  var. kamchatica   "Kamchatica rockcress" same section
09766 Beckmannia syzigachne      "American sloughgrass" same section
09732 Eurybia sibiricus      "arctic aster" same section
09735 Stellaria longifolia      "long-leaf starwort" same section
09733 Wilhelmsia physodes      "merckia" same section


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name


Taxon Links for species Rorippa palustris  (L.) Besser

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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