Utah Valley University Herbarium

Label

 
Accession # 15249 
Family
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Family
RanunculaceaeRanunculaceaeRanunculaceae  
Species Clematis orientalis L.
Common name   Oriental virgins-bower
Collector(s)
Barry Nielsen   19  
Coll. Date 09 September 2008 
Country
State/Province
County
United States
Utah
Utah County
Locality Wasatch Range, mouth of Battle Creek Canyon, E of Pleasant Grove;
     Elev.: 5428 ft. (1655 m.)
Habitat Notes riparian community. 
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° 21'  47.16" N, 111° 42'  1.26" 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.

Taxonomy


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

     Clematis orientalis L.

     Clematis aurea A. Nels. & J.F. Macbr.
     Viticella orientalis (L.) W.A. Weber

Common Name(s): Chinese clematis, oriental virginsbower.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=18705, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Magnoliopsida
                        Subclass: Magnoliidae
                            Order: Ranunculales
                                Family: Ranunculaceae
                                    Genus: Clematis
                                        Species: Clematis orientalis
                                                                                            

Images

Images of other samples of the same species:
specimen image: 01306s1.jpg 
01306
specimen image: 01411s1.jpg 
01411
specimen image: 02069s1.jpg 
02069
specimen image: 02189s1.jpg 
02189
specimen image: 03821s1.jpg 
03821
specimen image: 03822s1.jpg 
03822
specimen image: 07238s1.jpg 
07238

Nearby Accessions


Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
15444 Artemisia       "sagebrush" 490 ft. NW
02224 Astragalus utahensis      "Utah milkvetch" same section
15254 Betula occidentalis      "water birch" 1178 ft. N
14081 Brickellia californica      "California brickellbush" same section
15252 Brickellia californica      "California brickellbush" 2746 ft. NW
15250 Celtis reticulata     74 ft. W
06863 Centaurea solstitialis      "yellow star-thistle" 2.1 mi. S
15251 Cercocarpus ledifolius      "curl-leaf mountain mahogany" same section
02213 Cercocarpus montanus      "alderleaf mountain mahogany" same section
15356 Chrysothamnus nauseosus      "rubber rabbitbrush" 99 ft. E
15353 Chrysothamnus nauseosus      "rubber rabbitbrush" 99 ft. E
15273 Clematis orientalis      "Oriental virgins-bower" 816 ft. N
03822 Clematis orientalis      "Oriental virgins-bower" same section
15351 Clematis orientalis      "Oriental virgins-bower" 99 ft. E
03821 Clematis orientalis      "Oriental virgins-bower" same section
00310 Disporum trachycarpum      "rough-fruited fairy bells" same section
03858 Epipactis gigantea      "giant helleborine" same section
03874 Eriogonum brevicaule  var. brevicaule   "short-stemmed wild buckwheat" same section
15445 Gutierrezia sarothrae      "common snakeweed" 490 ft. NW
15255 Holodiscus dumosus      "mountainspray" 2699 ft. NW
15355 Juniperus scopulorum      "Rocky Mountain juniper" 99 ft. E
14036 Lithospermum arvense     1 mi. NE
14037 Lonicera tatarica      "Tatarian honeysuckle" 1 mi. NE
03860 Penstemon sepalulus      "littlecup beardtongue" same section
15269 Rhus trilobata      "skunkbush sumac" 816 ft. N
15354 Salix       "willow" 99 ft. E
15256 Sambucus cerulea     1194 ft. NW
15352 Sambucus cerulea     99 ft. E
03857 Sedum lanceolatum      "spearleaf stonecrop" same section
08014 Toxicodendron rydbergii      "western poison ivy" 891 ft. NW
15357 Toxicodendron rydbergii      "western poison ivy" 99 ft. E
14080 Zauschneria latifolia     same section

Locale


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Battle Creek Debris Basin Reservoir (Reservoir) Utah County, UT 580 ft. W 5227  Orem 
Battle Creek Debris Basin Dam (Dam) Utah County, UT 580 ft. W 5227  Orem 
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (Church) Utah County, UT 0.6 mi. W 4948  Orem 
Grove Creek Debris Basin Reservoir (Reservoir) Utah County, UT 0.9 mi. NW 5036  Orem 
Grove Creek Debris Basin Dam (Dam) Utah County, UT 0.9 mi. NW 5036  Orem 
Squaw Hollow (Valley) Utah County, UT 1.1 mi. S   Orem 
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (Church) Utah County, UT 1 mi. SW 4771  Orem 
Valley View School (School) Utah County, UT 1.1 mi. W 4767  Orem 
Battle Creek (Stream) Utah County, UT 1.1 mi. W   Timpanogos Cave 
North Fork Battle Creek (Stream) Utah County, UT 1.2 mi. NE   Timpanogos Cave 
Grove Creek (Stream) Utah County, UT 1.3 mi. W   Timpanogos Cave 
KPGR-FM (Pleasant Grove) (Tower) Utah County, UT 1.3 mi. W 4734  Orem 
Pleasant Grove High School (School) Utah County, UT 1.4 mi. W 4708  Orem 
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (Church) Utah County, UT 1.4 mi. W 4813  Orem 
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (Church) Utah County, UT 1.9 mi. S 4813  Orem 
Sumac Hollow (Valley) Utah County, UT 1.8 mi. S   Orem 
Lindon School (School) Utah County, UT 1.8 mi. S 4725  Orem 
Lindon (Populated Place) Utah County, UT 1.7 mi. SW 4649  Orem 
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (Church) Utah County, UT 1.9 mi. SW 4725  Orem 
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (Church) Utah County, UT 1.6 mi. W 4669  Orem 

Links

Taxon Links for species Clematis orientalis  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=Clematis+orientalis

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