Utah Valley University Herbarium

Label

 
Accession # 14645 
Family
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Family
GrossulariaceaeGrossulariaceaeGrossulariaceae  
Species Ribes cereum Douglas
Common name   wax currant
Collector(s)
R. Van Buren   1342  
   with J. Cooper
Coll. Date 15 July 2006 
Geography United States.  Utah.  Utah County
Locality Wasatch Range, Provo Canyon, Bridal Veil Falls vicinity, along trail at falls; 
 
Elev.: 5314 ft. (1620 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° 20'  22.31" N, 111° 36'  7.91" 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: L3S2. 

Taxonomy


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

     Ribes cereum Dougl.

Common Name(s): wax currant, wax current.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=24457, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Magnoliopsida
                        Subclass: Rosidae
                            Order: Rosales
                                Family: Grossulariaceae
                                    Genus: Ribes
                                        Species: Ribes cereum
                                                                                            

Images

Images of other samples of the same species:
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01074
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01374
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01888
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02170
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02373
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03497
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03498
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03499
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03500
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04170
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08418
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10926
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10926
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10926
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13285
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13765
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13811
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15913
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16873

Nearby Accessions


Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
02155 Acer glabrum  var. glabrum   "New Mexico maple" same section
15415 Acer negundo      "boxelder" 693 ft. N
14985 Acer negundo      "boxelder" same section
13649 Astragalus utahensis      "Utah milkvetch" 1.3 mi. N
02158 Betula occidentalis      "water birch" same section
13652 Betula occidentalis      "water birch" 1.3 mi. N
06822 Caltha leptosepala      "white marsh marigold" 1.1 mi. E
13651 Cercocarpus montanus      "alderleaf mountain mahogany" 1.3 mi. N
14641 Clematis occidentalis      "purple virgins-bower" 1138 ft. E
02189 Clematis orientalis      "Oriental virgins-bower" same section
02196 Cornus sericea      "redosier dogwood" same section
02191 Cornus sericea      "redosier dogwood" same section
15220 Cornus sericea      "redosier dogwood" 377 ft. E
15416 Cornus sericea      "redosier dogwood" 693 ft. N
14640 Crataegus douglasii  var. rivularis  1138 ft. E
13648 Cymopterus longipes  var. longipes   "long-stalked spring parsley" 1.3 mi. N
01493 Cynoglossum officinale      "gypsyflower" 1.2 mi. SE
13646 Descurainia pinnata  var. osmiarum  1.3 mi. N
01491 Geranium viscosissimum  var. incisum   "sticky purple geranium" 1.2 mi. SE
10911 Humulus lupulus      "common hop" 2041 ft. S
15261 Humulus lupulus      "common hop" 306 ft. NE
15232 Humulus lupulus      "common hop" 355 ft. NE
15257 Humulus lupulus      "common hop" 332 ft. N
01874 Linaria dalmatica      "Dalmatian toadflax" 2 mi. SE
13653 Lonicera involucrata      "twinberry honeysuckle" 1.3 mi. N
01488 Lonicera involucrata  var. involucrata   "twinberry honeysuckle" 1.2 mi. SE
02157 Mahonia repens      "Oregongrape" same section
13650 Mertensia oblongifolia      "western bluebells" 1.3 mi. N
01492 Penstemon eatonii  var. eatonii  1.2 mi. SE
01487 Penstemon palmeri  var. palmeri   "Palmer's beardtongue" 1.2 mi. SE
02156 Physocarpus alternans      "dwarf ninebark" same section
14865 Physocarpus alternans      "dwarf ninebark" same section
14986 Physocarpus malvaceus      "mallow ninebark" same section
14644 Physocarpus monogynus      "mountain ninebark" same section
15275 Picea pungens      "Colorado blue spruce" 2645 ft. SE
14643 Picea pungens      "Colorado blue spruce" 709 ft. E
13655 Poa compressa      "Canada bluegrass" 1.3 mi. N
02188 Populus tremuloides      "quaking aspen" same section
01872 Prunus virginiana      "chokecherry" 2 mi. SE
15414 Prunus virginiana      "chokecherry" 693 ft. N
02193 Rhus aromatica  var. trilobata   "skunkbush sumac" same section
02194 Rhus aromatica  var. trilobata   "skunkbush sumac" same section
14984 Rosa       "rose" same section
02195 Rosa woodsii      "Woods' rose" same section
01490 Rosa woodsii      "Woods' rose" 1.2 mi. SE
02187 Salix  fragilis   [alba euxina]  same section
02199 Salix exigua      "narrow-leaf willow" same section
02159 Sambucus caerulea     same section
01873 Sambucus caerulea     2 mi. SE
08782 Setaria pumila  ssp. pumila   "yellow foxtail" 1.1 mi. SE
15259 Solanum dulcamara      "climbing nightshade" 2818 ft. NE
01489 Sphaeralcea munroana      "Munroe's globemallow" 1.2 mi. SE

Locale


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Bridal Veil Falls Sky Ride (Locale) Utah County, UT 258 ft. S 5499  Bridal Veil Falls 
Bridal Veil Falls (Falls) Utah County, UT 516 ft. SE 5948  Bridal Veil Falls 
Lost Creek (Stream) Utah County, UT 924 ft. W   Bridal Veil Falls 
Nunns (Populated Place) Utah County, UT 2829 ft. SW 5154  Bridal Veil Falls 
Davis Canyon (Valley) Utah County, UT 0.6 mi. NE   Bridal Veil Falls 
Upper Falls (Falls) Utah County, UT 0.7 mi. NE 5817  Bridal Veil Falls 
Rotary Park (Park) Utah County, UT 0.8 mi. W 5404  Bridal Veil Falls 
Slide Canyon (Valley) Utah County, UT 0.9 mi. NE   Bridal Veil Falls 
Canyon Glen (Populated Place) Utah County, UT 1.1 mi. SW 5049  Bridal Veil Falls 
Rotary Park Picnic Area (Park) Utah County, UT 1.1 mi. SW 5043  Bridal Veil Falls 
Frazier Trailer Park (Park) Utah County, UT 1 mi. SE 7947  Bridal Veil Falls 
Canyon Glen Picnic Area (Locale) Utah County, UT 1.2 mi. SW 5004  Bridal Veil Falls 
Snow Slide Canyon (Valley) Utah County, UT 1.4 mi. NE   Bridal Veil Falls 
Springdell (Populated Place) Utah County, UT 1.4 mi. SW 4974  Bridal Veil Falls 
Mountain Range Campground (Locale) Utah County, UT 1.5 mi. NE 5194  Bridal Veil Falls 
Pole Canyon (Valley) Utah County, UT 1.7 mi. SW   Bridal Veil Falls 
South Fork Provo River (Stream) Utah County, UT 1.8 mi. NE   Bridal Veil Falls 
Vivian Park (Populated Place) Utah County, UT 1.8 mi. NE 5214  Bridal Veil Falls 
Vivian Park Post Office (historical) (Post Office) Utah County, UT 1.8 mi. NE 5214  Bridal Veil Falls 
Timpanogos Glacier (Glacier) Utah County, UT 2.1 mi. N 10220  Bridal Veil Falls 

Links

Taxon Links for species Ribes cereum  Douglas

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=Ribes+cereum

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