Utah Valley University Herbarium


Accession # 14435 
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Species Crataegus columbiana Howell
R. Van Buren   1581  
   with J. Cooper
Coll. Date 08 August 2005 
United States
Utah County
Locality Provo Canyon, Vivian Park vicinity.
     Elev.: 5193 ft. (1583 m.)
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 40° 21'  23.82" N, 111° 34'  28.38" 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: L7S1. 


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

     Crataegus douglasii var. douglasii Lindl.

     Crataegus columbiana T.J. Howell
     Crataegus williamsii Egglest.

Common Name(s): black hawthorn, Douglas' hawthorn, columbia hawthorn.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=527518, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Magnoliopsida
                        Subclass: Rosidae
                            Order: Rosales
                                Family: Rosaceae
                                    Genus: Crataegus
                                        Species: Crataegus douglasii
                                            Variety: Crataegus douglasii var. douglasii


Nearby Accessions

Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
14985 Acer negundo      "boxelder" 1.1 mi. SE
02140 Acer negundo      "boxelder" 1257 ft. SE
01481 Argemone munita      "flatbud pricklypoppy" 1257 ft. SE
13649 Astragalus utahensis      "Utah milkvetch" same section
13652 Betula occidentalis      "water birch" same section
13651 Cercocarpus montanus      "alderleaf mountain mahogany" same section
02139 Cornus sericea      "redosier dogwood" 1257 ft. SE
01480 Cornus sericea      "redosier dogwood" 1257 ft. SE
13648 Cymopterus longipes  var. longipes   "long-stalked spring parsley" same section
13646 Descurainia pinnata  var. osmiarum  same section
02838 Epilobium angustifolium     same section
01485 Gaillardia aristata      "common blanketflower" 1257 ft. SE
03920 Hackelia micrantha      "small-flowered stickseed" same section
10075 Lomatium grayi      "Gray's biscuitroot" 1.8 mi. N
13643 Lomatium grayi  var. grayi   "Gray's biscuitroot" 1.2 mi. N
13653 Lonicera involucrata      "twinberry honeysuckle" same section
01482 Mentzelia laevicaulis      "smoothstem blazingstar" 1257 ft. SE
13644 Mertensia brevistyla      "Wasatch bluebells" 1.2 mi. N
13650 Mertensia oblongifolia      "western bluebells" same section
01484 Oenothera cespitosa      "tufted evening primrose" 1257 ft. SE
01486 Penstemon cyananthus  var. cyananthus   "Wasatch beardtongue" 1257 ft. SE
01483 Penstemon sepalulus      "littlecup beardtongue" 1257 ft. SE
13645 Physaria chambersii  var. chambersii   "Chambers' twinpod" 1.2 mi. N
14986 Physocarpus malvaceus      "mallow ninebark" 1.1 mi. SE
05154 Physocarpus malvaceus      "mallow ninebark" same section
13655 Poa compressa      "Canada bluegrass" same section
10004 Populus alba      "white poplar" 499 ft. S
02137 Populus angustifolia      "narrow-leaf cottonwood" 1257 ft. SE
14984 Rosa       "rose" 1.1 mi. SE
03960 Rubus parviflorus      "thimbleberry" 1.5 mi. NE
02138 Salix x fragilis  hybrid [alba x euxina]   "crack willow" 1257 ft. SE
01565 Swertia radiata      "elkweed" 1.5 mi. NE


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
South Fork Provo River (Stream) Utah County, UT 457 ft. SW   Bridal Veil Falls 
Vivian Park (Populated Place) Utah County, UT 619 ft. S 5214  Bridal Veil Falls 
Vivian Park Post Office (historical) (Post Office) Utah County, UT 619 ft. S 5214  Bridal Veil Falls 
Mountain Range Campground (Locale) Utah County, UT 1738 ft. SW 5194  Bridal Veil Falls 
Snow Slide Canyon (Valley) Utah County, UT 2350 ft. SW   Bridal Veil Falls 
Scott Hollow (Valley) Utah County, UT 1 mi. NE   Aspen Grove 
Slide Canyon (Valley) Utah County, UT 1 mi. SW   Bridal Veil Falls 
Wildwood (Populated Place) Utah County, UT 1.1 mi. NE 5230  Bridal Veil Falls 
North Fork Provo River (Stream) Utah County, UT 1.1 mi. NE   Aspen Grove 
Upper Falls (Falls) Utah County, UT 1.2 mi. SW 5817  Bridal Veil Falls 
Davis Canyon (Valley) Utah County, UT 1.2 mi. SW   Bridal Veil Falls 
Frazier Trailer Park (Park) Utah County, UT 1.7 mi. S 7947  Bridal Veil Falls 
Riverbend Trailer Park (Populated Place) Utah County, UT 1.7 mi. NE 5240  Aspen Grove 
Sundance Ski Area (Park) Utah County, UT 2 mi. N 6473  Aspen Grove 
Dry Lake (Lake) Utah County, UT 1.9 mi. NW 7185  Aspen Grove 
Bunnells Fork (Stream) Utah County, UT 1.7 mi. SE   Bridal Veil Falls 
Bear Canyon (Valley) Wasatch County, UT 2 mi. NE   Wallsburg Ridge 
Bridal Veil Falls (Falls) Utah County, UT 1.9 mi. SW 5948  Bridal Veil Falls 
Long Hollow (Valley) Wasatch County, UT 2 mi. NE   Aspen Grove 
Bridal Veil Falls Sky Ride (Locale) Utah County, UT 1.9 mi. SW 5499  Bridal Veil Falls 


Taxon Links for species Crataegus columbiana  Howell

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

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