Utah Valley University Herbarium

Label

 
Accession # 14615 
Family
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Family
AnacardiaceaeAnacardiaceaeAnacardiaceae  
Species Rhus glabra L.
Common name   smooth sumac
Collector(s)
R. Van Buren   1312  
   with J. Cooper, K.T. Harper, D. Van Buren
Coll. Date 21 June 2006 
Geography United States.  Utah.  Utah County
Locality E side of the Irontown Rd, 0.5 miles N of Springville; 
 
Elev.: 4586 ft. (1398 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° 11'  28.82" N, 111° 36'  43.02" 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: L4S1. 

Taxonomy


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

     Rhus glabra L.

     Rhus borealis Greene
     Rhus calophylla Greene
     Rhus glabra var. laciniata Carr.
     Rhus glabra var. occidentalis Torr.

Common Name(s): smooth sumac, sumac glabre.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=28782, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Magnoliopsida
                        Subclass: Rosidae
                            Order: Sapindales
                                Family: Anacardiaceae
                                    Genus: Rhus
                                        Species: Rhus glabra
                                                                                            

Images

Images of other samples of the same species:
specimen image: 00596s2.jpg 
00596
specimen image: 02177s1.jpg 
02177
specimen image: 06194s3.jpg 
06194

Nearby Accessions


Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
00213 Astragalus oophorus  var. caulescens   "pallid egg milkvetch" same section
00392 Astragalus oophorus  var. caulescens   "pallid egg milkvetch" 2838 ft. N
00378 Astragalus utahensis      "Utah milkvetch" same section
05255 Azolla mexicana      "Mexican mosquitofern" same section
01680 Balsamorhiza sagittata      "arrow-leaf balsamroot" same section
01415 Cercocarpus ledifolius      "curl-leaf mountain mahogany" 1894 ft. NE
01419 Chrysothamnus viscidiflorus  var. viscidiflorus   "yellow rabbitbrush" same section
01682 Collomia linearis      "tiny trumpet" same section
01686 Epilobium brachycarpum      "tall annual willowherb" same section
01417 Eremogone macradenia  var. macradenia   "desert sandwort" same section
01683 Fragaria virginiana  ssp. glauca   "mountain strawberry" same section
00346 Ipomopsis aggregata  var. aggregata   "scarlet gilia" same section
01418 Juniperus scopulorum      "Rocky Mountain juniper" same section
00393 Lathyrus brachycalyx  var. brachycalyx   "Bonneville sweetpea" same section
00394 Lathyrus brachycalyx  var. brachycalyx   "Bonneville sweetpea" same section
01684 Lupinus argenteus  var. argenteus   "silvery lupine" same section
01249 Lygodesmia spinosa      "thorn skeletonweed" same section
00349 Malus pumila      "cultivated apple" same section
00196 Mertensia brevistyla      "Wasatch bluebells" same section
00220 Mertensia ciliata      "mountain bluebells" same section
01685 Mitella stauropetala  var. stenopetala   "drywoods miterwort" same section
11316 Onobrychis viciifolia      "sainfoin" same section
01416 Pachystima myrsinites     same section
00342 Phlox longifolia      "long-leaf phlox" same section
01421 Physocarpus malvaceus      "mallow ninebark" same section
00364 Prunus virginiana      "chokecherry" same section
02172 Purshia mexicana  var. stansburyana   "Stansbury's cliffrose" same section
00207 Ribes aureum      "golden currant" same section
00420 Sambucus caerulea     same section
01420 Sorbus scopulina      "mountain-ash" same section
00212 Sphaeralcea coccinea      "scarlet globemallow" same section
00251 Sphaeralcea coccinea      "scarlet globemallow" same section
00493 Taraxacum officinale      "common dandelion" same section
14616 Ulmus pumila      "Siberian elm" same section
02749 Urtica dioica  var. occidentalis  same section
01681 Vicia americana  var. americana   "American vetch" same section
00216 Zigadenus paniculatus      "foothill deathcamas" same section

Locale


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Little Rock Canyon (Valley) Utah County, UT 1430 ft. S   Springville 
Ironton (Populated Place) Utah County, UT 0.6 mi. N 4584  Springville 
Buckley Draw (Valley) Utah County, UT 1.2 mi. N   Springville 
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (Church) Utah County, UT 1.2 mi. S 4557  Springville 
Utah County Infirmary (Locale) Utah County, UT 1.3 mi. NW 4616  Provo 
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (Church) Utah County, UT 1.5 mi. S 4570  Springville 
Faith Baptist Church (Church) Utah County, UT 1.6 mi. S 4570  Springville 
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (Church) Utah County, UT 1.6 mi. S 4574  Springville 
Lincoln School (School) Utah County, UT 1.7 mi. S 4580  Springville 
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (Church) Utah County, UT 1.7 mi. S 4587  Springville 
Springville (Populated Place) Utah County, UT 1.8 mi. S 4580  Springville 
Three Sisters (Summit) Utah County, UT 1.5 mi. E 6690  Springville 
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (Church) Utah County, UT 1.8 mi. SE 4600  Springville 
Toad Head (Summit) Utah County, UT 1.9 mi. N 7294  Springville 
Art City School (School) Utah County, UT 1.8 mi. SE 4600  Springville 
Springville Community Presbyterian Church (Church) Utah County, UT 2 mi. S 4590  Springville 
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (Church) Utah County, UT 2 mi. S 4587  Springville 
Springville Post Office (Post Office) Utah County, UT 2 mi. S 4587  Springville 
Grant School (School) Utah County, UT 2 mi. S 4610  Springville 
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (Church) Utah County, UT 2.1 mi. S 4610  Springville 

Links

Taxon Links for species Rhus glabra  L.

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=Rhus+glabra

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