Utah Valley University Herbarium


Accession # 14331 
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Species Salix scouleriana Barratt ex Hook.
Common name   Scouler's willow
R. Van Buren   1000  
   with J. Cooper
Coll. Date 01 August 2005 
United States
Sevier County
Locality Gooseberry-Fremont Rd (FR 640), near the Niotche Creek Trailhead turnoff;
     Elev.: 9038 ft. (2755 m.)
Habitat Notes along a stream; with Populus tremuloides; 
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° 47'  13.02" N, 111° 38'  11.52" 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: L4S2. 


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

     Salix scouleriana Barratt ex Hook.

     Salix brachystachys Benth.
     Salix brachystachys var. scouleriana (Barratt ex Hook.) Anderss.
     Salix capreoides Anderss.
     Salix flavescens Nutt.
     Salix flavescens var. capreoides (Anderss.) Bebb
     Salix flavescens var. scouleriana (Barratt ex Hook.) Bebb
     Salix nuttallii Sarg.
     Salix nuttallii var. capreoides (Anderss.) Sarg.
     Salix scouleriana var. brachystachys (Benth.) M.E. Jones
     Salix scouleriana var. coetanea Ball
     Salix scouleriana var. crassijulis (Anderss.) Schneid.
     Salix scouleriana var. flavescens (Nutt.) J.K. Henry
     Salix scouleriana var. poikila Schneid.
     Salix scouleriana var. thompsonii Ball
     Salix stagnalis Nutt.

Common Name(s): Scouler willow, Scouler's willow.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=504980, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Magnoliopsida
                        Subclass: Dilleniidae
                            Order: Salicales
                                Family: Salicaceae
                                    Genus: Salix
                                        Species: Salix scouleriana


Images of other samples of the same species:
specimen image: 03027s1.jpg 

Nearby Accessions

Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
08966 Helenium hoopesii      "orange sneezeweed" 700 ft. E
04313 Lewisia pygmaea      "dwarf lewisia" 1.4 mi. E
04314 Lithophragma glabrum      "bulbous woodland-star" 1.4 mi. E
04300 Phacelia sericea  var. ciliosa  2961 ft. NE
04312 Plantago tweedyi      "Tweedy's plantain" 1.4 mi. E
08964 Potamogeton alpinus      "alpine pondweed" same section
08965 Potamogeton alpinus      "alpine pondweed" same section
04315 Ranunculus alismifolius  var. montanus   "waterplantain buttercup" 2961 ft. NE
14330 Salix scouleriana      "Scouler's willow" same section
04316 Trifolium kingii      "King's clover" 1.4 mi. E
08963 Veronica serpyllifolia      "thymeleaf speedwell" same section
04311 Viola canadensis      "Canadian white violet" 1.4 mi. E
08967 Viola nuttallii      "Nuttall's violet" 700 ft. E


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Twin Ponds (Reservoir) Sevier County, UT 0.6 mi. W 8954  Gooseberry Creek 
Cold Spring (Spring) Sevier County, UT 0.7 mi. SW 9105  Gooseberry Creek 
Taylor Flat (Flat) Sevier County, UT 0.8 mi. NW 8816  Gooseberry Creek 
Salina City Dam (Dam) Sevier County, UT 1.1 mi. W 9049  Gooseberry Creek 
Abes Reservoir (Reservoir) Sevier County, UT 1.2 mi. W 8754  Gooseberry Creek 
Farnsworth Reservoir (Reservoir) Sevier County, UT 1.6 mi. SW 9525  Gooseberry Creek 
Harves River Reservoir (Reservoir) Sevier County, UT 1.7 mi. SW 9495  Gooseberry Creek 
Farnsworth Dam (Dam) Sevier County, UT 1.7 mi. SW 9515  Gooseberry Creek 
Salina Reservoir (Reservoir) Sevier County, UT 2 mi. SW 9679  Gooseberry Creek 
Beaver Creek (Stream) Sevier County, UT 2 mi. E   Hilgard Mountain 
Abes Creek (Stream) Sevier County, UT 2.1 mi. W   Gooseberry Creek 
Hamilton Reservoir (Reservoir) Sevier County, UT 2.2 mi. SW 9731  Gooseberry Creek 
U M Yogo Saddle (Gap) Sevier County, UT 3 mi. S 10397  Hilgard Mountain 
Antone Hollow (Valley) Sevier County, UT 2.9 mi. NE   Yogo Creek 
Beaver Dams (Area) Sevier County, UT 2.9 mi. SE 9735  Yogo Creek 
Gooseberry Ranger Station (Locale) Sevier County, UT 2.7 mi. W 7924  Gooseberry Creek 
Flat Top Mountain (Summit) Sevier County, UT 2.8 mi. NE 8517  Yogo Creek 
Santa Fe Creek (Stream) Sevier County, UT 3.2 mi. NE   Yogo Creek 
Squaw Hollow (Valley) Sevier County, UT 2.8 mi. W   Gooseberry Creek 
Sheep Creek (Stream) Sevier County, UT 2.8 mi. W   Gooseberry Creek 


Taxon Links for species Salix scouleriana  Barratt ex Hook.

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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