Utah Valley University Herbarium

Label

 
Accession # 12438 
Family
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Family
AsteraceaeAsteraceaeAsteraceae  
Species Symphyotrichum ascendens (Lindl.) G.L. Nesom
Common name   western aster
Collector(s)
T. Cramer   9138  
   with J.T. Kellett
Coll. Date 23 June 1995 
Country
State/Province
County
United States
Wyoming
Sublette County
Locality Green River Basin, Water Hole Draw, at Big Sandy River, ca 23.5 air miles N of Farson.
     Elev.: 6900 ft. (2104 m.)
Habitat Notes clay alkaline sides of draw bottom. 
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 42° 27'  14" N, 109° 27'  1" W
Datum Not recorded
Uncertainty Not calculated

Taxonomy


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

     Symphyotrichum ascendens (Lindl.) Nesom

     Aster adscendens Lindl.
     Aster ascendens Lindl.
     Aster chilensis ssp. adscendens (Lindl.) Cronq.
     Aster macounii Rydb.
     Aster subgriseus Rydb.
     Virgulaster ascendens (Lindl.) Semple

Common Name(s): western aster.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=522184, click for more information and references)

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

Images

Available images of this specimen (click to view):
specimen image: 12438s1.jpg

Images of other samples of the same species:
specimen image: 02614s3.jpg 
02614
specimen image: 02927s3.jpg 
02927
specimen image: 03231s3.jpg 
03231
specimen image: 03236s3.jpg 
03236
specimen image: 04414s3.jpg 
04414
specimen image: 05035s3.jpg 
05035
specimen image: 05353s3.jpg 
05353
specimen image: 05415s3.jpg 
05415
specimen image: 07227s3.jpg 
07227
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07922
specimen image: 08154s3.jpg 
08154
specimen image: 11851d1.jpg 
11851
specimen image: 11851c1.jpg 
11851
specimen image: 11851s3.jpg 
11851
specimen image: 11945s4.jpg 
11945
specimen image: 12423s1.jpg 
12423

Nearby Accessions

  There are no nearby accessions.

Locale


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Water Hole Draw (Valley) Sublette County, WY 2392 ft. SE   Square Top 
Erramouspe Ranch (Locale) Sublette County, WY 1.7 mi. SW 6897  Tabernacle Butte 
Mud Hole Draw (Valley) Sublette County, WY 3 mi. SW   Square Top 
Poston Draw (Valley) Sublette County, WY 3.9 mi. SW   Stud Horse Butte 
Sandy Big Bend Reservoir Number 1 (Reservoir) Sublette County, WY 4.6 mi. N 7205  Leckie SW 
Pencil Point (Summit) Sublette County, WY 4.3 mi. NE 7195  Tabernacle Butte 
Poston Reservoir (Reservoir) Sublette County, WY 5.2 mi. S 6985  Tabernacle Butte 
Tabernacle Butte (Summit) Sublette County, WY 4 mi. E 7369  Tabernacle Butte 
Erramouspe Dam (Dam) Sublette County, WY 5.3 mi. S 7011  Tabernacle Butte 
Erramouspe Reservoir (Reservoir) Sublette County, WY 5.3 mi. S 7011  Tabernacle Butte 

Links

Taxon Links for species Symphyotrichum ascendens  (Lindl.) G.L. Nesom

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=Symphyotrichum+ascendens

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