Utah Valley University Herbarium

Label

 
Accession # 11091 
Family
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Family
AsteraceaeAsteraceaeAsteraceae  
Species Picrothamnus desertorum Nutt.
Common name   bud sage
Collector(s)
J.G. Harris   3760  
   with M.W. Harris
Coll. Date 06 May 2004 
Geography United States.  Utah.  Tooele County
Locality Deep Creek Range, Blood Mountain, ca 13.7 km ENE of Ibapah. 
 
Elev.: 6068 ft. (1850 m.)
Habitat Notes Atriplex community; limestone hillsides, outcrops. 
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° 2'  25" N, 113° 49'  59" W
Datum WGS84 
Uncertainty Polygon diameter (with coordinate as origin): GPS
Georef. Notes This coordinate was obtained by a GPS unit and an error estimate was not recorded by the user. However due to the accuracy of most units, a polygon diameter between 25 and 250 meters could reasonably be assumed.

Taxonomy


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

     Picrothamnus desertorum Nutt.

     Artemisia spinescens D.C. Eat.

Common Name(s): bud sagebrush, bud sagebrush.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=519062, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Magnoliopsida
                        Subclass: Asteridae
                            Order: Asterales
                                Family: Asteraceae
                                    Genus: Picrothamnus
                                        Species: Picrothamnus desertorum
                                                                                            

Images

Available images of this specimen (click to view):
specimen image: 11091s4.jpg

Images of other samples of the same species:
specimen image: 00505s5.jpg 
00505
specimen image: 01000s4.jpg 
01000
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02515
specimen image: 05958s3.jpg 
05958
specimen image: 07838s4.jpg 
07838
specimen image: 12087a1.jpg 
12087
specimen image: 12087s2.jpg 
12087
specimen image: 12439s1.jpg 
12439

Nearby Accessions


Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
11113 Allium nevadense      "Nevada wild onion" 1.2 mi. S
11295 Astragalus calycosus  var. calycosus   "Torrey's milkvetch" same section
16029 Astragalus cibarius      "browse milkvetch" same section
11296 Astragalus newberryi  var. castoreus   "Newberry's milkvetch" same section
11297 Atriplex confertifolia      "shadscale saltbush" same section
11290 Boechera perennans     same section
11094 Bromus tectorum      "cheatgrass" same section
11293 Camelina microcarpa      "littlepod false flax" same section
11285 Castilleja angustifolia  var. flavescens   "pale narrow-leaf paintbrush" same section
11286 Castilleja angustifolia  var. flavescens   "pale narrow-leaf paintbrush" same section
11284 Castilleja chromosa      "common paintbrush" same section
11108 Caulanthus crassicaulis  var. crassicaulis   "thickstem wild cabbage" same section
11093 Cercocarpus intricatus      "little-leaf mountain mahogany" same section
11114 Coryphantha vivipara      "common foxtail cactus" 1.2 mi. S
11288 Cryptantha flavoculata      "rough-seeded cat's eye" same section
11287 Cryptantha humilis      "round-spiked cat's eye" same section
11289 Cryptantha humilis      "round-spiked cat's eye" same section
11283 Cymopterus purpurascens      "wide-winged spring parsley" same section
11104 Delphinium andersonii      "Anderson's larkspur" same section
11291 Descurainia pinnata  var. osmiarum  same section
12038 Draba cuneifolia  var. cuneifolia   "wedge-leaf draba" same section
11092 Ephedra nevadensis      "Nevada ephedra" same section
11282 Erigeron pumilus  var. concinnus   "western shaggy fleabane" same section
11109 Eriogonum ovalifolium  var. purpureum   "purple cushion wild buckwheat" same section
11292 Erysimum repandum      "spreading wallflower" same section
11107 Gilia ophthalmoides      "eyed gilia" same section
11089 Lappula occidentalis      "western stickseed" same section
11298 Lathyrus brachycalyx  var. brachycalyx   "Bonneville sweetpea" same section
11090 Malcolmia africana      "African mustard" same section
11111 Pediocactus simpsonii      "Simpson's pincushion cactus" same section
11112 Penstemon dolius  var. dolius   "Jones' beardtongue" 1.2 mi. S
11105 Phacelia crenulata  var. corrugata   "notch-leaf scorpionweed" same section
11088 Phlox hoodii  var. canescens   "carpet phlox" same section
11087 Phlox longifolia      "long-leaf phlox" same section
11281 Physaria occidentalis  var. cinerascens   "western bladderpod" same section
11096 Pinus monophylla      "single-leaf pinyon pine" same section
11095 Poa secunda      "Sandberg's bluegrass" same section
11110 Sclerocactus pubispinus  var. pubispinus   "Great Basin fishhook cactus" same section
11106 Sphaeralcea grossulariifolia      "gooseberry-leaf globemallow" same section
11294 Stenotus acaulis      "stemless goldenweed" same section
11103 Zigadenus paniculatus      "foothill deathcamas" same section

Locale


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Bagley Gulch (Valley) Tooele County, UT 0.7 mi. W   Clifton 
Blood Mountain (Summit) Tooele County, UT 1.1 mi. N 6342  Clifton 
Cabin Gulch (Valley) Tooele County, UT 1.1 mi. S   Clifton 
Blood Canyon (Valley) Tooele County, UT 1.4 mi. N   Clifton 
Barney Reevey Gulch (Valley) Tooele County, UT 1.7 mi. N   Clifton 
Trippe Gulch (Valley) Tooele County, UT 1.6 mi. W   Ibapah 
Canyon Station (Locale) Tooele County, UT 1.6 mi. E 5496  Clifton 
Willow Spring (Spring) Tooele County, UT 2.4 mi. SW 6427  Clifton 
Canon Pony Express Station Monument (Locale) Tooele County, UT 2.6 mi. N 5847  Clifton 
Midas Mine (Mine) Tooele County, UT 2.4 mi. NE 6149  Clifton 
Young Peak (Summit) Tooele County, UT 2.4 mi. SW 7825  Clifton 
Uiyabi Canyon (Valley) Tooele County, UT 2.8 mi. N   Ibapah 
North Pass Canyon (Valley) Tooele County, UT 2.6 mi. SE   Ibapah 
Lamb Gulch (Valley) Tooele County, UT 2.8 mi. SW   Ibapah 
Hicks Gulch (Valley) Tooele County, UT 2.5 mi. W   Ibapah 
Dry Canyon (Valley) Tooele County, UT 2.9 mi. SW   Ibapah 
Abercrombie Peak (Summit) Tooele County, UT 3.1 mi. SW 8045  Clifton 
Sheep Canyon (Valley) Tooele County, UT 2.9 mi. SE   Ibapah 
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (Church) Tooele County, UT 2.7 mi. W 8383  Ibapah 
Montezuma Peak (Summit) Tooele County, UT 3.6 mi. N 7051  Clifton 

Links

Taxon Links for species Picrothamnus desertorum  Nutt.

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=Picrothamnus+desertorum

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