Utah Valley University Herbarium


Accession # 09720 
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Species Rosa acicularis Lindl.
Common name   prickly rose
J.G. Harris   3717  
   with D.L. Taylor
Coll. Date 24 July 2004 
Geography Canada.  Northwest Territories.  
Locality Mackenzie River Delta, at inuvik. 
Elev.: 33 ft. (10 m.)
Habitat Notes riverbank community. 
Latitude Longitude 68° 21'  34" N, 133° 44'  1" W
Datum Not recorded
Uncertainty Not calculated


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

     Rosa acicularis Lindl.

Common Name(s): prickly rose.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=24812, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Magnoliopsida
                        Subclass: Rosidae
                            Order: Rosales
                                Family: Rosaceae
                                    Genus: Rosa
                                        Species: Rosa acicularis


Available images of this specimen (click to view):
specimen image: 09720s1.jpg

Nearby Accessions

Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
09818 Artemisia tilesii     same section
09816 Betula papyrifera      "paper birch" same section
09815 Castilleja raupii      "Raup's paintbrush" same section
09721 Conioselinum cnidiifolium      "Jakutsk snow parsley" same section
09755 Potentilla norvegica      "Norwegian cinquefoil" same section
09814 Ribes triste      "red currant" same section
09817 Salix alaxensis      "felt-leaf willow" 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 Rosa acicularis  Lindl.

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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