Utah Valley University Herbarium

Label

 
Accession # 14716 
Family
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Family
GrossulariaceaeGrossulariaceaeGrossulariaceae  
Species Ribes montigenum McClatchie
Common name   gooseberry currant
Collector(s)
R. Van Buren   1415  
   with J. Cooper
Coll. Date 10 August 2006 
Country
State/Province
County
United States
Utah
Cache
Locality Monte Cristo Range, northern slopes of Monte Cristo Peak, S side of Utah Highway 39;
     Elev.: 8963 ft. (2732 m.)
Habitat Notes in open meadow; 
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: L9S2. 

Taxonomy


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

     Ribes montigenum McClatchie

     Limnobotrya montigena (McClatchie) Rydb.
     Ribes lacustre var. molle Gray
     Ribes lentum (M.E. Jones) Coville & Rose
     Ribes nubigenum McClatchie

Common Name(s): alpine prickly currant, gooseberry currant, gooseberry current, mountain gooseberry.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=24486, click for more information and references)

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

Images

Images of other samples of the same species:
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00619
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00626
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01494
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07791
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09308
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11159
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13884
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15795

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
14715 Salix scouleriana      "Scouler's willow" same section

Locale


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 

Links

Taxon Links for species Ribes montigenum  McClatchie

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+montigenum

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