Utah Valley University Herbarium


Accession # 14197 
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Species Rubus idaeus L.
Infraspecific    var. strigosus (Michx.) Maxim.
Common name   wild red raspberry
R. Van Buren   851  
   with J. Cooper
Coll. Date 19 July 2005 
United States
Beaver County
Locality Tushar Mountains, W side of the Beaver River, at the mouth of Lousy Jim Creek, W side of Utah Highway 153, SW of the diversion dam on Merchant Creek;
     Elev.: 8395 ft. (2559 m.)
Habitat Notes rocky cliff face; 
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 38° 17'  23.16" N, 112° 26'  42.9" 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.
Voucher Voucher for "Woody Plants of Utah" by R. Van Buren, K.T. Harper, J. Cooper 
Specimen Notes Journal Code: L3S1. 


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

     Rubus idaeus ssp. strigosus (Michx.) Focke

     Rubus carolinianus Rydb.
     Rubus idaeus var. aculeatissimus Regel & Tiling
     Rubus idaeus var. canadensis Richards.
     Rubus idaeus var. gracilipes M.E. Jones
     Rubus idaeus ssp. melanolasius (Dieck) Focke
     Rubus idaeus var. melanolasius (Dieck) R.J. Davis
     Rubus idaeus var. melanotrachys (Focke) Fern.
     Rubus idaeus ssp. sachalinensis (Levl.) Focke
     Rubus idaeus var. strigosus (Michx.) Maxim.
     Rubus melanolasius Dieck
     Rubus neglectus Peck
     Rubus strigosus Michx.
     Rubus strigosus var. acalyphaceus (Greene) Bailey
     Rubus strigosus var. arizonicus (Greene) Kearney & Peebles
     Rubus strigosus var. canadensis (Richards.) House

Common Name(s): common red raspberry, grayleaf raspberry, grayleaf red raspberry, red raspberry.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=524636, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Magnoliopsida
                        Subclass: Rosidae
                            Order: Rosales
                                Family: Rosaceae
                                    Genus: Rubus
                                        Species: Rubus idaeus
                                            Subspecies: Rubus idaeus ssp. strigosus


Images of other samples of the same species:
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Nearby Accessions

Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
10621 Penstemon       "beardtongue" same section
14201 Salix boothii      "Booth's willow" same section
14200 Salix geyeriana      "Geyer's willow" same section
14199 Salix geyeriana      "Geyer's willow" same section


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Lousy Jim Creek (Stream) Beaver County, UT 428 ft. E   Shelly Baldy Peak 
Three Creeks (Stream) Beaver County, UT 2056 ft. NE   Shelly Baldy Peak 
Merchant Creek (Stream) Beaver County, UT 2813 ft. S   Shelly Baldy Peak 
Crazy Creek (Stream) Beaver County, UT 2844 ft. NE   Shelly Baldy Peak 
Robbers Roost (Locale) Beaver County, UT 0.7 mi. S 8645  Shelly Baldy Peak 
Strawberry Flat (Flat) Beaver County, UT 0.7 mi. E 9079  Shelly Baldy Peak 
West Fork Merchant Creek (Stream) Beaver County, UT 1 mi. NE   Shelly Baldy Peak 
Wilson Creek (Stream) Beaver County, UT 1 mi. NW   Shelly Baldy Peak 
Deer Creek (Stream) Beaver County, UT 1.3 mi. NE   Shelly Baldy Peak 
Three Creeks Reservoir (Reservoir) Beaver County, UT 1.3 mi. E 8727  Shelly Baldy Peak 
Three Creeks Dam (Dam) Beaver County, UT 1.3 mi. E 8727  Shelly Baldy Peak 
Lake Stream (Stream) Beaver County, UT 1.5 mi. E   Delano Peak 
North Fork Three Creeks (Stream) Beaver County, UT 1.5 mi. E   Delano Peak 
South Fork Three Creeks (Stream) Beaver County, UT 1.5 mi. E   Shelly Baldy Peak 
Mud Flat (Flat) Beaver County, UT 1.7 mi. W 9308  Shelly Baldy Peak 
Straight Creek (Stream) Beaver County, UT 2 mi. SE   Circleville Mountain 
Dry Hollow (Valley) Beaver County, UT 2 mi. SW   Circleville Mountain 
Big Cove (Basin) Beaver County, UT 2 mi. SW 8098  Shelly Baldy Peak 
Grizzly Ridges (Ridge) Beaver County, UT 2.1 mi. NE 9052  Shelly Baldy Peak 
Cougar Creek (Stream) Beaver County, UT 2 mi. E   Shelly Baldy Peak 


Taxon Links for species Rubus idaeus  L.

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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