Utah Valley University Herbarium

Label

 
Accession # 02807 
Family
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Family
CaprifoliaceaeCaprifoliaceaeCaprifoliaceae  
Species Symphoricarpos oreophilus A. Gray
Infraspecific    var. oreophilus 
Common name   mountain snowberry
Collector(s)
T. Whiteley   s.n.  
Coll. Date 06 June 1992 
Country
State/Province
County
United States
Utah
Weber County
Locality Snowbasin road, mile marker 3.5, scenic view spot.
    
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 41° 13'  38" N, 111° 49'  30" W
Township Range T6N, R1E, Sec. 27  
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):

     Symphoricarpos oreophilus var. oreophilus Gray

     Symphoricarpos rotundifolius var. oreophilus (Gray) M.E. Jones

Common Name(s): mountain snowberry.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=530606, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Magnoliopsida
                        Subclass: Asteridae
                            Order: Dipsacales
                                Family: Caprifoliaceae
                                    Genus: Symphoricarpos
                                        Species: Symphoricarpos oreophilus
                                            Variety: Symphoricarpos oreophilus var. oreophilus
                                                

Images

Available images of this specimen (click to view):
specimen image: 02807s3.jpg

Images of other samples of the same species:
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01870
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02103
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13019
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13798
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15680

Nearby Accessions


Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
02810 Agastache urticifolia      "nettle-leaf horse-mint" 1.4 mi. NE
02809 Hedysarum boreale  var. boreale   "Utah sweetvetch" 1.4 mi. NE
02808 Potentilla glandulosa  var. pseudorupestris   "rock-loving sticky cinquefoil" 1 mi. N

Locale


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Middle Fork Wheeler Creek (Stream) Weber County, UT 0.7 mi. NW   Snow Basin 
East Fork Wheeler Creek (Stream) Weber County, UT 1 mi. N   Snow Basin 
Hill Air Force Base Recreation Area (Park) Weber County, UT 1.1 mi. SW 6152  Snow Basin 
Wildcat Campground (Locale) Weber County, UT 1.1 mi. W 5906  Snow Basin 
Snow Basin (Basin) Weber County, UT 1.3 mi. W 6208  Snow Basin 
Hidden Hole Number 3 Mine (Mine) Weber County, UT 1.8 mi. N 5509  Huntsville 
Green Pond (Lake) Weber County, UT 1.8 mi. S 6523  Snow Basin 
Hidden Hole Number 2 Mine (Mine) Weber County, UT 2 mi. N 5076  Huntsville 
Water Canyon (Valley) Weber County, UT 2 mi. N   Huntsville 
Wilcox Camping and Boating Resort (Locale) Weber County, UT 1.9 mi. N 4981  Huntsville 
Snow Basin Ski Area (Locale) Weber County, UT 1.8 mi. SW 6572  Snow Basin 
Poison Hollow (Valley) Weber County, UT 2 mi. NE   Snow Basin 
Pineview Reservoir (Reservoir) Weber County, UT 2.1 mi. N 4892  Huntsville 
Willow Spring (Spring) Weber County, UT 2 mi. SW 6828  Snow Basin 
Shanghai Creek (Stream) Weber County, UT 2.2 mi. N   Huntsville 
Wheeler Creek (Stream) Weber County, UT 2.1 mi. N   Snow Basin 
Snow Basin Heliport (Airport) Weber County, UT 1.8 mi. W 6339  Snow Basin 
Shanghai Creek Number 1 Mine (Mine) Weber County, UT 2.3 mi. N 5000  Huntsville 
Bear Hollow (Valley) Weber County, UT 1.9 mi. SW   Snow Basin 
Bear Wallow (Flat) Weber County, UT 2 mi. SW 6946  Snow Basin 

Links

Taxon Links for species Symphoricarpos oreophilus  A. Gray

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=Symphoricarpos+oreophilus

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