Utah Valley University Herbarium


Accession # 14715 
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Species Salix scouleriana Barratt ex Hook.
Common name   Scouler's willow
R. Van Buren   1414  
   with J. Cooper
Coll. Date 10 August 2006 
United States
Cache County
Locality Monte Cristo Range, northern slopes of Monte Cristo Peak, S side of Utah Highway 39;
     Elev.: 8963 ft. (2732 m.)
Habitat Notes on roadcut; 
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 41° 25'  24.3" N, 111° 30'  59.17" 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: L9S1. 


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

     Salix scouleriana Barratt ex Hook.

     Salix brachystachys Benth.
     Salix brachystachys var. scouleriana (Barratt ex Hook.) Anderss.
     Salix capreoides Anderss.
     Salix flavescens Nutt.
     Salix flavescens var. capreoides (Anderss.) Bebb
     Salix flavescens var. scouleriana (Barratt ex Hook.) Bebb
     Salix nuttallii Sarg.
     Salix nuttallii var. capreoides (Anderss.) Sarg.
     Salix scouleriana var. brachystachys (Benth.) M.E. Jones
     Salix scouleriana var. coetanea Ball
     Salix scouleriana var. crassijulis (Anderss.) Schneid.
     Salix scouleriana var. flavescens (Nutt.) J.K. Henry
     Salix scouleriana var. poikila Schneid.
     Salix scouleriana var. thompsonii Ball
     Salix stagnalis Nutt.

Common Name(s): Scouler willow, Scouler's willow.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=504980, click for more information and references)

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


Images of other samples of the same species:
specimen image: 03027s1.jpg 

Nearby Accessions

Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
07617 Anthemis tinctoria      "golden chamomile" same section
07618 Delphinium nuttallianum      "meadow larkspur" same section
07620 Galium bifolium      "twinleaf bedstraw" same section
07621 Leptosiphon harknessii      "Harkness' flaxflower" same section
07622 Nemophila breviflora      "basin nemophila" same section
07619 Poa arnowiae      "Wasatch bluegrass" same section
14716 Ribes montigenum      "gooseberry currant" same section


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Monte Cristo Peak (Summit) Cache County, UT 621 ft. SW 9144  Monte Cristo Peak 
Harriet Spring (Spring) Cache County, UT 2381 ft. N 8718  Monte Cristo Peak 
Little Monte (Summit) Weber County, UT 2965 ft. SW 8901  Monte Cristo Peak 
Norma Spring (Spring) Weber County, UT 1.1 mi. S 8419  Monte Cristo Peak 
Bluff Spring (Spring) Rich County, UT 1.2 mi. SE 8632  Dairy Ridge 
Bullwacker Spring (Spring) Cache County, UT 1.8 mi. N 8120  Monte Cristo Peak 
Dry Bread Pond (Lake) Cache County, UT 1.5 mi. SW 8242  Monte Cristo Peak 
Byram Spring (Spring) Rich County, UT 1.6 mi. NE 8665  Dairy Ridge 
Neponset Spring (Spring) Rich County, UT 1.7 mi. SE 8544  Dairy Ridge 
Eli Ridge (Ridge) Rich County, UT 1.8 mi. NE 8741  Dairy Ridge 
Mount McKinnon (Summit) Cache County, UT 2.1 mi. N 9052  Monte Cristo Peak 
Lewis Spring (Spring) Cache County, UT 2 mi. N 7641  Monte Cristo Peak 
Dans Hollow (Valley) Cache County, UT 1.7 mi. W   Monte Cristo Peak 
Mitchell Hollow (Valley) Cache County, UT 1.8 mi. NW   Monte Cristo Peak 
Wheatgrass Spring (Spring) Weber County, UT 2 mi. SE 8143  Dairy Ridge 
Freds Spring (Spring) Rich County, UT 2 mi. NE 8577  Dairy Ridge 
Trigger Gulch (Valley) Weber County, UT 2.4 mi. S   Monte Cristo Peak 
Choke Spring (Spring) Weber County, UT 2.2 mi. SE 8199  Dairy Ridge 
Monte Cristo Forest Service Station (Locale) Cache County, UT 2.5 mi. N 8918  Monte Cristo Peak 
Pipe Spring (Spring) Rich County, UT 2.2 mi. SE 8176  Dairy Ridge 


Taxon Links for species Salix scouleriana  Barratt ex Hook.

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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