Utah Valley University Herbarium


Accession # 14731 
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Species Ericameria nauseosa (Pall. ex Pursh) G.L. Nesom & Baird
Common name   rubber rabbitbrush
R. Van Buren   1431  
   with J. Cooper
Coll. Date 11 August 2006 
United States
Summit County
Locality slopes on N side of Echo Reservoir, ca. 1 mile SE of I-80;
     Elev.: 5623 ft. (1714 m.)
Habitat Notes on conglomerate; 
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° 57'  48.71" N, 111° 24'  56.98" 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 1 meter high; Journal Code: L7S2. 


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

     Ericameria nauseosa (Pallas ex Pursh) Nesom & Baird

Common Name(s): goldenbush, rubber rabbitbrush.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=507594, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Magnoliopsida
                        Subclass: Asteridae
                            Order: Asterales
                                Family: Asteraceae
                                    Genus: Ericameria
                                        Species: Ericameria nauseosa


Images of other samples of the same species:
specimen image: 12417s1.jpg 

Nearby Accessions

Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
12561 Eriogonum brevicaule      "short-stemmed wild buckwheat" same section


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Echo Resort (Populated Place) Summit County, UT 1232 ft. E 5617  Coalville 
Echo Reservoir (Reservoir) Summit County, UT 0.8 mi. W 5565  Coalville 
Echo Dam (Dam) Summit County, UT 0.9 mi. W 5565  Coalville 
Carruth Canyon (Valley) Summit County, UT 1.4 mi. S   Coalville 
Grass Valley Canyon (Valley) Summit County, UT 1.3 mi. SE   Heiners Creek 
Grass Creek (Stream) Summit County, UT 1.3 mi. SE   Heiners Creek 
Echo Canyon (Valley) Summit County, UT 1.3 mi. NW   Wahsatch 
Echo Creek (Stream) Summit County, UT 1.3 mi. W   Wahsatch 
Hayes Spring (Spring) Summit County, UT 1.7 mi. N 5584  Coalville 
Beckwith Spring (Spring) Summit County, UT 1.9 mi. N 5732  Coalville 
Echo Cemetery (Cemetery) Summit County, UT 1.7 mi. NW 5597  Coalville 
Bromleys Canyon (Valley) Summit County, UT 1.6 mi. W   Coalville 
Echo (Populated Place) Summit County, UT 1.7 mi. NW 5466  Coalville 
Dry Hollow (Valley) Summit County, UT 1.9 mi. SE   Turner Hollow 
Narrows Canyon (Valley) Summit County, UT 2.2 mi. S   Coalville 
Narrows Hollow (Valley) Summit County, UT 2.3 mi. S   Coalville 
Mill Canyon (Valley) Summit County, UT 2.6 mi. N   Coalville 
Red Rock Canyon (Valley) Summit County, UT 2.8 mi. SW   Coalville 
Lewis Canyon (Valley) Summit County, UT 3 mi. S   Wanship 
Knight Hawk Helicopter Service (Airport) Summit County, UT 2.7 mi. SE 5939  Coalville 


Taxon Links for species Ericameria nauseosa  (Pall. ex Pursh) G.L. Nesom & Baird

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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