Utah Valley University Herbarium


Accession # 11957 
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Species Vitis arizonica Engelm.
Common name   canyon grape
C. Jones   15  
Coll. Date 28 September 2006 
United States
Washington County
Locality Leeds Creek, Oak Grove Road, NW of Leeds.
     Elev.: 4599 ft. (1402 m.)
Habitat Notes riparian community. 
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 37° 16'  55" N, 113° 23'  39" W
Datum Not recorded
Uncertainty Not calculated


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

     Vitis arizonica Engelm.

     Vitis arizonica var. galvinii Munson
     Vitis arizonica var. glabra Munson
     Vitis treleasei Munson ex Bailey

Common Name(s): canyon grape.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=28612, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Magnoliopsida
                        Subclass: Rosidae
                            Order: Rhamnales
                                Family: Vitaceae
                                    Genus: Vitis
                                        Species: Vitis arizonica


Available images of this specimen (click to view):
specimen image: 11957s1.jpg

Images of other samples of the same species:
specimen image: 11315s2.jpg 

Nearby Accessions

Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
14235 Artemisia filifolia      "sand sagebrush" 2 mi. SW
11959 Cercis occidentalis  var. orbiculata  2.1 mi. SW
14232 Chrysothamnus viscidiflorus  var. viscidiflorus  2 mi. SW
14236 Ephedra nevadensis      "Nevada ephedra" 2 mi. SW
14234 Eriogonum fasciculatum  var. polifolium   "Eastern Mojave wild buckwheat" 2 mi. SW
11958 Fraxinus velutina      "velvet ash" 2.1 mi. SW
14228 Fraxinus velutina      "velvet ash" 2 mi. SW
04177 Garrya flavescens      "ashy silktassel" 1.3 mi. NE
14233 Larrea tridentata      "creosote bush" 2 mi. SW
13111 Lomatium parryi      "Parry's desert parsley" 1.1 mi. SW
13101 Lomatium parryi      "Parry's desert parsley" 1.1 mi. SW
08749 Opuntia chlorotica      "dollarjoint pricklypear" 1.2 mi. NE
05280 Petalonyx parryi      "Parry's sandpaper plant" 2.4 mi. SW
14582 Pinus monophylla      "single-leaf pinyon pine" 1.8 mi. SW
14227 Populus fremontii      "Fremont's cottonwood" 2 mi. SW
14231 Psorothamnus fremontii      "Fremont's dalea" 2 mi. SW
04175 Ranunculus andersonii  var. juniperinus  1.3 mi. NE
14832 Rhamnus betulifolia      "birchleaf buckthorn" 2639 ft. NE
14229 Salix gooddingii      "Goodding's willow" 2 mi. SW
17980 Salix gooddingii      "Goodding's willow" 2 mi. SW
17979 Salix lasiolepis      "arroyo willow" 2 mi. SW
14230 Vitis arizonica      "canyon grape" 2 mi. SW


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Jones Hollow (Valley) Washington County, UT 392 ft. NE   Signal Peak 
Cedar Ridge (Ridge) Washington County, UT 1.2 mi. N 5588  Signal Peak 
Italian Spring (Spring) Washington County, UT 1.3 mi. NE 4564  Signal Peak 
Ash Grove Spring (Spring) Washington County, UT 1.5 mi. NW 5473  Signal Peak 
Italian Wash (Valley) Washington County, UT 1.8 mi. SE   Pintura 
Milltown (historical) (Locale) Washington County, UT 2.3 mi. S 3671  Signal Peak 
Horse Creek (Stream) Washington County, UT 2.1 mi. NW   Signal Peak 
Spirit Creek (Stream) Washington County, UT 2.2 mi. NW   Signal Peak 
Silver Reef (Populated Place) Washington County, UT 2.5 mi. SE 3803  Pintura 
Blake Harmony Trail (Trail) Washington County, UT 2.8 mi. N 6247  Signal Peak 
Jones Hollow Reservoir (Reservoir) Washington County, UT 2.8 mi. N 6188  Signal Peak 
Danish Ranch (Locale) Washington County, UT 2.5 mi. SW 4226  Signal Peak 
Mud Spring (Spring) Washington County, UT 2.4 mi. W 5506  Signal Peak 
Tecumseh Hill (Summit) Washington County, UT 2.9 mi. SE 3737  Hurricane 
Buckeye Reef (Ridge) Washington County, UT 2.9 mi. SE 3803  Hurricane 
Big Hill (Summit) Washington County, UT 3 mi. SE 3642  Hurricane 
Cobb Mine (Mine) Washington County, UT 3.1 mi. S 3645  Harrisburg Junction 
White Reef (Ridge) Washington County, UT 3.2 mi. S 3566  Harrisburg Junction 
Blue Spring (Spring) Washington County, UT 2.7 mi. E 4580  Pintura 
Pig Creek (Stream) Washington County, UT 3 mi. NW   Signal Peak 


Taxon Links for species Vitis arizonica  Engelm.

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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