Utah Valley University Herbarium

Label

 
Accession # 15445 
Family
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Family
AsteraceaeAsteraceaeAsteraceae  
Species Gutierrezia sarothrae (Pursh) Britton & Rusby
Common name   common snakeweed
Collector(s)
Christiana Laudie   44  
Coll. Date 18 September 2008 
Country
State/Province
County
United States
Utah
Utah County
Locality Wasatch Range, Battle Creek Canyon, near the Kiwanis Park;
     Elev.: 5400 ft. (1646 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'  50.52" N, 111° 41'  56.68" W
Datum Not recorded
Uncertainty Polygon diameter (with coordinate as origin): 1' (1800 m.)

Taxonomy


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

     Gutierrezia sarothrae (Pursh) Britt. & Rusby

     Gutierrezia diversifolia Greene
     Gutierrezia lepidota Greene
     Gutierrezia linearifolia Lag.
     Gutierrezia linearis Rydb.
     Gutierrezia linoides Greene
     Gutierrezia longipappa Blake
     Gutierrezia pomariensis (Welsh) Welsh
     Gutierrezia sarothrae var. pomariensis Welsh
     Gutierrezia tenuis Greene
     Solidago sarothrae Pursh
     Xanthocephalum sarothrae (Pursh) Shinners
     Xanthocephalum sarothrae var. pomariense (Welsh) Welsh
     Xanthocephalum tenue (Greene) Shinners

Common Name(s): broom snakeweed, Broomsnakeweed, broomweed, perennial snakeweed, stinkweed, turpentine weed, yellow top.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=37483, click for more information and references)

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

Images

Images of other samples of the same species:
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01096
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01377
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01380
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02061
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02178
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02349
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03605
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04533
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09888
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10830
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11049
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11842
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11842
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12477
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14079
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14079
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14079
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14079
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15092

Nearby Accessions


Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
15444 Artemisia       "sagebrush" same section
02224 Astragalus utahensis      "Utah milkvetch" same section
15254 Betula occidentalis      "water birch" 710 ft. N
15252 Brickellia californica      "California brickellbush" 2260 ft. NW
14081 Brickellia californica      "California brickellbush" same section
02307 Ceanothus velutinus      "snowbrush ceanothus" 1.4 mi. W
15250 Celtis reticulata     440 ft. SE
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
15353 Chrysothamnus nauseosus      "rubber rabbitbrush" 553 ft. SE
15356 Chrysothamnus nauseosus      "rubber rabbitbrush" 553 ft. SE
15273 Clematis orientalis      "Oriental virgins-bower" 403 ft. N
03822 Clematis orientalis      "Oriental virgins-bower" 2725 ft. NW
03821 Clematis orientalis      "Oriental virgins-bower" 2725 ft. NW
15249 Clematis orientalis      "Oriental virgins-bower" 490 ft. SE
15351 Clematis orientalis      "Oriental virgins-bower" 553 ft. SE
00310 Disporum trachycarpum      "rough-fruited fairy bells" same section
03858 Epipactis gigantea      "giant helleborine" 2725 ft. NW
03874 Eriogonum brevicaule  var. brevicaule   "short-stemmed wild buckwheat" 2725 ft. NW
02308 Eriogonum heracleoides      "parsnip-flowered wild buckwheat" 1.4 mi. W
15255 Holodiscus dumosus      "mountainspray" 2211 ft. NW
15355 Juniperus scopulorum      "Rocky Mountain juniper" 553 ft. SE
14036 Lithospermum arvense     1 mi. NE
06862 Lomatium triternatum  subsp. platycarpum   "Great Basin desert parsley" 1.9 mi. SW
14037 Lonicera tatarica      "Tatarian honeysuckle" 1 mi. NE
15320 Oenothera cespitosa      "tufted evening primrose" 2.3 mi. SW
03860 Penstemon sepalulus      "littlecup beardtongue" 2725 ft. NW
06861 Purshia mexicana      "Mexico cliffrose" 1.9 mi. SW
15269 Rhus trilobata      "skunkbush sumac" 403 ft. N
15354 Salix       "willow" 553 ft. SE
15256 Sambucus cerulea     719 ft. N
15352 Sambucus cerulea     553 ft. SE
03857 Sedum lanceolatum      "spearleaf stonecrop" 2725 ft. NW
15357 Toxicodendron rydbergii      "western poison ivy" 553 ft. SE
08014 Toxicodendron rydbergii      "western poison ivy" 409 ft. N
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 969 ft. W 5227  Orem 
Battle Creek Debris Basin Dam (Dam) Utah County, UT 969 ft. W 5227  Orem 
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (Church) Utah County, UT 0.7 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 1.2 mi. S   Orem 
North Fork Battle Creek (Stream) Utah County, UT 1.1 mi. NE   Timpanogos Cave 
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (Church) Utah County, UT 1.1 mi. SW 4771  Orem 
Valley View School (School) Utah County, UT 1.2 mi. W 4767  Orem 
Battle Creek (Stream) Utah County, UT 1.2 mi. W   Timpanogos Cave 
Grove Creek (Stream) Utah County, UT 1.3 mi. W   Timpanogos Cave 
KPGR-FM (Pleasant Grove) (Tower) Utah County, UT 1.4 mi. W 4734  Orem 
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (Church) Utah County, UT 1.4 mi. W 4813  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 1.9 mi. S 4813  Orem 
Sumac Hollow (Valley) Utah County, UT 1.9 mi. S   Orem 
Lindon School (School) Utah County, UT 1.9 mi. S 4725  Orem 
Lindon (Populated Place) Utah County, UT 1.8 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 1.7 mi. W 4669  Orem 

Links

Taxon Links for species Gutierrezia sarothrae  (Pursh) Britton & Rusby

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=Gutierrezia+sarothrae

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