Utah Valley University Herbarium

Label

 
Accession # 14978 
Family
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Family
AsteraceaeAsteraceaeAsteraceae  
Species Artemisia tridentata Nutt.
Common name   big sagebrush
Collector(s)
Devin Johansen   44  
Coll. Date 17 September 2007 
Country
State/Province
County
United States
Utah
Summit County
Locality Wasatch Range, NE slopes of Treasure Hill, Park City vicinity.
     Elev.: 7240 ft. (2207 m.)
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° 38'  42" N, 111° 30'  9" 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):

     Artemisia tridentata Nutt.

Common Name(s): big sagebrush, big sagebush.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=35498, click for more information and references)

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

Images

Images of other samples of the same species:
specimen image: 01344s2.jpg 
01344
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01423
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02058
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02104
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02203
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02442
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02485
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03230
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05136
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05824
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06195
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07177
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07795
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07919
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07992
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11310
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13455
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13667
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13701
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13742
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15805
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15812

Nearby Accessions


Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
10844 Atriplex heterosperma      "two-seeded orach" 2390 ft. W
14979 Chrysothamnus nauseosus      "rubber rabbitbrush" same section
14977 Populus tremuloides      "quaking aspen" same section

Locale


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Creole Tunnel (Mine) Summit County, UT 463 ft. NE 7146  Park City West 
Park City Ski Area (Locale) Summit County, UT 850 ft. SW 7540  Park City West 
Park City (Populated Place) Summit County, UT 1310 ft. E 7015  Park City East 
Saint Lukes Episcopal Church (Church) Summit County, UT 1517 ft. E 7054  Park City East 
Ontario Canyon (Valley) Summit County, UT 1661 ft. E   Heber City 
KPCW-FM (Park City) (Tower) Summit County, UT 1791 ft. E 7064  Park City East 
United Methodist Christian Science Society Park City Community Church (Church) Summit County, UT 1812 ft. E 7038  Park City East 
Park City Post Office (Post Office) Summit County, UT 1839 ft. E 7054  Park City East 
Snow Shed (Building) Summit County, UT 2647 ft. S 7563  Park City East 
Marsac School (historical) (School) Summit County, UT 2198 ft. E 7110  Park City East 
Park City City Hall (Building) Summit County, UT 2198 ft. E 7110  Park City East 
Woodside Gulch (Valley) Summit County, UT 2641 ft. SE   Park City West 
Saint Marys Catholic Church (Church) Summit County, UT 2790 ft. SE 7166  Park City East 
Three Kings (Mine) Summit County, UT 2692 ft. NW 7130  Park City West 
Negro Hollow (Valley) Summit County, UT 0.6 mi. N   Park City West 
Empire Canyon (Valley) Summit County, UT 0.7 mi. SE   Brighton 
Rossi Hill (Summit) Summit County, UT 0.6 mi. E 7356  Park City East 
Masonic Hill (Summit) Summit County, UT 0.8 mi. NE 7435  Park City East 
Treasure Hill (Summit) Summit County, UT 0.8 mi. S 8222  Park City West 
Glenwood Cemetery (Cemetery) Summit County, UT 0.8 mi. NW 6884  Park City West 

Links

Taxon Links for species Artemisia tridentata  Nutt.

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=Artemisia+tridentata

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