Utah Valley University Herbarium


Accession # 14386 
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Species Ericameria nauseosa (Pall. ex Pursh) G.L. Nesom & G.I. Baird
Infraspecific    var. juncea (Greene) G.L. Nesom & G.I. Baird
R. Van Buren   1062  
   with J. Cooper
Coll. Date 02 August 2005 
United States
Garfield County
Locality Circle Cliffs vicinity, N side of the Burr Trail, slopes on the E side of Horse Canyon;
     Elev.: 6102 ft. (1860 m.)
Habitat Notes in gravelly sand; 
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° 55'  15.96" N, 111° 11'  34.26" 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: L22S1, 12-20" high. 


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

     Ericameria nauseosa var. juncea (Greene) Nesom & Baird

     Chrysothamnus nauseosus ssp. junceus (Greene) Hall & Clements
     Chrysothamnus nauseosus var. junceus (Greene) Hall
     Ericameria nauseosa ssp. consimilis var. juncea (Greene) Nesom & Baird

Common Name(s): rubber rabbitbrush.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=566631, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Magnoliopsida
                        Subclass: Asteridae
                            Order: Asterales
                                Family: Asteraceae
                                    Genus: Ericameria
                                        Species: Ericameria nauseosa
                                            Variety: Ericameria nauseosa var. juncea


Images of other samples of the same species:
specimen image: 12417s1.jpg 

Nearby Accessions

Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
14383 Ericameria       "rabbitbrush" 1.2 mi. E
14382 Eriogonum bicolor      "pretty wild buckwheat" 1.2 mi. E
14384 Fallugia paradoxa      "Apache plume" same section
14385 Gutierrezia microcephala      "matchweed" same section
14381 Stephanomeria pauciflora      "brownplume wirelettuce" 1.2 mi. E


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Long Canyon Overlook (Locale) Garfield County, UT 2.6 mi. W 6506  Lamp Stand 
White Canyon Flat (Flat) Garfield County, UT 3 mi. E 6519  Lamp Stand 
The Flats (Flat) Garfield County, UT 3.7 mi. N 6247  Lamp Stand 
White Canyon (Valley) Garfield County, UT 3.8 mi. SW   Lamp Stand 
Lamp Stand (Summit) Garfield County, UT 4.4 mi. NE 6569  Lamp Stand 
Egg Canyon (Valley) Garfield County, UT 4.4 mi. W   Lamp Stand 
Studhorse Peaks (Summit) Garfield County, UT 5.4 mi. SE 6943  Wagon Box Mesa 
Indian Gulch (Valley) Garfield County, UT 6.1 mi. N   Bear Canyon 
Stair Canyon (Valley) Garfield County, UT 6.2 mi. N   Lower Bowns Reservoir 
Impossible Peak (Summit) Garfield County, UT 5.9 mi. NW 7573  Steep Creek Bench 
Circle Cliffs (Cliff) Garfield County, UT 6.3 mi. NE 7248  Lamp Stand 


Taxon Links for species Ericameria nauseosa  (Pall. ex Pursh) G.L. Nesom & G.I. Baird

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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