Utah Valley University Herbarium

Label

 
Accession # 14319 
Family
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Family
AsteraceaeAsteraceaeAsteraceae  
Species Chrysothamnus viscidiflorus (Hook.) Nutt.
Infraspecific    var. viscidiflorus 
Collector(s)
R. Van Buren   987  
   with J. Cooper
Coll. Date 01 August 2005 
Country
State/Province
County
United States
Utah
Sevier County
Locality S end of Valley Mountains, on the N edge of Denmore Wash, N side of US Highway 50, ca. 5 miles W of Salina;
     Elev.: 5606 ft. (1709 m.)
Habitat Notes lowland alkali flat area near the badland knolls; 
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° 58'  28.62" N, 111° 57'  41.43" 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: L2S1, uncommon shrub, foliage bright green, 5-6 ft high, 20" wide. 

Taxonomy


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

     Chrysothamnus viscidiflorus ssp. viscidiflorus (Hook.) Nutt.

Common Name(s): Douglas' rabbitbrush, green rabbitbrush, yellow rabbitbrush.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=37091, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Magnoliopsida
                        Subclass: Asteridae
                            Order: Asterales
                                Family: Asteraceae
                                    Genus: Chrysothamnus
                                        Species: Chrysothamnus viscidiflorus
                                            Subspecies: Chrysothamnus viscidiflorus ssp. viscidiflorus
                                                

Images

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.
14321 Artemisia nova  var. nova  same section
14327 Artemisia pygmaea      "pygmy sagebrush" 355 ft. N
14323 Atriplex confertifolia      "shadscale saltbush" 355 ft. N
14326 Chrysothamnus viscidiflorus  var. viscidiflorus  355 ft. N
14329 Ericameria parryi  var. howardii   "Howard's rabbitbrush" 355 ft. N
14322 Eriogonum brevicaule      "short-stemmed wild buckwheat" 355 ft. N
14328 Haplopappus acaulis      "stemless goldenweed" 355 ft. N
14320 Krascheninnikovia lanata      "winterfat" same section
14324 Machaeranthera grindelioides  var. grindelioides   "gumweed tansy aster" 355 ft. N
14325 Petradoria pumila      "common rock goldenrod" 355 ft. N
02714 Physaria chambersii      "Chambers' twinpod" same section

Locale


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Denmark Wash Dam (Dam) Sevier County, UT 2666 ft. W 5666  Aurora 
Bald Knoll (Summit) Sevier County, UT 2 mi. N 6588  Redmond Canyon 
Ezras Flat (Flat) Sevier County, UT 2.8 mi. SW 6188  Beehive Peak 
Bald Knoll Canyon (Valley) Sevier County, UT 2.9 mi. E   Redmond Canyon 
Aurora Cemetery (Cemetery) Sevier County, UT 3.6 mi. S 5246  Aurora 
May Hollow (Valley) Sevier County, UT 3.7 mi. NE   Redmond Canyon 
Aurora Post Office (Post Office) Sevier County, UT 3.9 mi. S 5210  Aurora 
Aurora (Populated Place) Sevier County, UT 3.9 mi. S 5197  Aurora 
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (Church) Sevier County, UT 3.9 mi. S 5194  Aurora 
Rocky Ford Canal (Canal) Sevier County, UT 3.6 mi. E 5171  Aurora 
Frogs Flat (Flat) Sevier County, UT 4 mi. SW 6355  Beehive Peak 
Mud Spring (Spring) Sevier County, UT 4.7 mi. S 5758  Aurora 
Little Ditch (Canal) Sevier County, UT 3.9 mi. E 5164  Aurora 
Post Hollow (Valley) Sevier County, UT 4.6 mi. N   Redmond Canyon 
Denmark Wash (Valley) Sevier County, UT 4.2 mi. E   Beehive Peak 
Salina Creek (Stream) Sevier County, UT 4.3 mi. E   Woods Lake 
Piute Canal (Canal) Sevier County, UT 4.8 mi. NE 5312  Redmond Canyon 
Lost Creek (Stream) Sevier County, UT 4.9 mi. SE   Mount Terrill 
First Red Knoll (Summit) Sevier County, UT 4.6 mi. NE 5404  Redmond Canyon 
Second Red Knoll (Summit) Sevier County, UT 5.1 mi. NE 5246  Redmond Canyon 

Links

Taxon Links for species Chrysothamnus viscidiflorus  (Hook.) 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=Chrysothamnus+viscidiflorus

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