Utah Valley University Herbarium


Accession # 14612 
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Species Salix bebbiana Sarg.
Common name   Bebb willow
R. Van Buren   1308  
   with J. Cooper, K.T. Harper, D. Van Buren
Coll. Date 21 June 2006 
United States
Utah County
Locality Spanish Fork Canyon, along Starvation Creek Rd, ca 0.2 miles S of Tucker;
     Elev.: 6246 ft. (1904 m.)
Habitat Notes 2-4 meters tall; 
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 39° 55'  53.99" N, 111° 12'  6.99" 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: L1S1. 


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

     Salix bebbiana Sarg.

     Salix bebbiana var. capreifolia (Fern.) Fern.
     Salix bebbiana var. depilis Raup
     Salix bebbiana var. luxurians (Fern.) Fern.
     Salix bebbiana var. perrostrata (Rydb.) Schneid.
     Salix bebbiana var. projecta (Fern.) Schneid.
     Salix depressa ssp. rostrata (Richards.) Hiitonen
     Salix livida var. occidentalis (Anderss.) Gray
     Salix livida var. rostrata (Richards.) Dippel
     Salix perrostrata Rydb.
     Salix rostrata Richards., non Thuill.
     Salix rostrata var. capreifolia Fern.
     Salix rostrata var. luxurians Fern.
     Salix rostrata var. perrostrata (Rydb.) Fern.
     Salix rostrata var. projecta Fern.
     Salix starkeana ssp. bebbiana (Sarg.) Youngberg
     Salix vagans var. occidentalis Anderss.
     Salix vagans var. rostrata (Richards.) Anderss.

Common Name(s): Bebb willow, Bebb's willow, gray willow.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=22507, click for more information and references)

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


Images of other samples of the same species:
specimen image: 00179s1.jpg 
specimen image: 00197s1.jpg 
specimen image: 02246s1.jpg 
specimen image: 03481s1.jpg 
specimen image: 03936s1.jpg 
specimen image: 03937s1.jpg 
specimen image: 04460s1.jpg 
specimen image: 04524s1.jpg 
specimen image: 15899b1.jpg 
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Nearby Accessions

Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
14613 Alnus incana      "gray alder" same section
02160 Alnus incana  subsp. rugosa   "speckled alder" 2411 ft. NW
02509 Humulus lupulus  var. neomexicanus   "common hop" 2411 ft. NW
02161 Humulus lupulus  var. neomexicanus   "common hop" 2411 ft. NW
02162 Salix lucida  subsp. caudata   "greenleaf willow" 2411 ft. NW


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Starvation Canyon (Valley) Utah County, UT 630 ft. NE   Scofield Reservoir 
Starvation Creek (Stream) Utah County, UT 630 ft. NE   Scofield Reservoir 
Tucker (Populated Place) Utah County, UT 1235 ft. NE 6290  Tucker 
Clear Creek (Stream) Utah County, UT 1700 ft. NE   Tucker 
Tucker Rest Area (Locale) Utah County, UT 1828 ft. NE 6240  Tucker 
Indian Creek (Stream) Utah County, UT 0.8 mi. N   Tucker 
Tie Fork (Stream) Utah County, UT 1.4 mi. N   Strawberry Reservoir SW 
Sky View (Populated Place) Utah County, UT 1.5 mi. N 6322  Tucker 
High Peak (Summit) Utah County, UT 1.4 mi. W 7258  Tucker 
Spring Canyon (Valley) Utah County, UT 1.8 mi. N   Tucker 
Cottonwood Canyon (Valley) Utah County, UT 1.9 mi. N   Tucker 
Left Fork Clear Creek (Stream) Utah County, UT 2 mi. W   C Canyon 
Right Fork Clear Creek (Stream) Utah County, UT 2 mi. W   C Canyon 
Gilluly (Populated Place) Utah County, UT 2 mi. E 6549  Tucker 
Watson Canyon (Valley) Utah County, UT 2.6 mi. N   Tucker 
Scenic (Locale) Utah County, UT 2.2 mi. E 6975  Tucker 
West Canyon (Valley) Utah County, UT 2.9 mi. N   Rays Valley 
Detour (Locale) Utah County, UT 2.5 mi. NW 6083  Tucker 
Hicks Canyon (Valley) Utah County, UT 2.6 mi. NW   Tucker 
Davidson Canyon (Valley) Utah County, UT 2.4 mi. E   Tucker 


Taxon Links for species Salix bebbiana  Sarg.

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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