Utah Valley University Herbarium

Label

 
Accession # 14992 
Family
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Family
AsteraceaeAsteraceaeAsteraceae  
Species Artemisia tridentata Nutt.
Common name   big sagebrush
Collector(s)
Devin Johansen   22  
Coll. Date 07 September 2007 
Country
State/Province
County
United States
Utah
Summit County
Locality mouth of East Fork of Three Forks Canyon, along creek and hillside along dirt road, ca 10 miles SE of Heber City.
     Elev.: 7250 ft. (2210 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° 20'  59" N, 111° 16'  5" 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:
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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.
14990 Amelanchier alnifolia      "Saskatoon serviceberry" same section
14988 Castilleja       "paintbrush" same section
14987 Cercocarpus ledifolius      "curl-leaf mountain mahogany" same section
14991 Chrysothamnus nauseosus      "rubber rabbitbrush" same section
14989 Cornus sericea      "redosier dogwood" same section
14994 Humulus       "hop" same section
14993 Sambucus cerulea     same section

Locale


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
East Fork Three Forks (Valley) Wasatch County, UT 524 ft. W   Co-op Creek 
South Fork Three Forks (Valley) Wasatch County, UT 1089 ft. S   Twin Peaks 
North Fork Three Forks (Valley) Wasatch County, UT 1092 ft. SW   Twin Peaks 
Row Hollow (Valley) Wasatch County, UT 2431 ft. NW   Twin Peaks 
McGuire Hollow (Valley) Wasatch County, UT 0.7 mi. S   Co-op Creek 
Row Bench (Bench) Wasatch County, UT 1.2 mi. N 7894  Twin Peaks 
Thornton Hollow (Valley) Wasatch County, UT 1.2 mi. NW   Twin Peaks 
Cabin Hollow (Valley) Wasatch County, UT 1.3 mi. W   Twin Peaks 
Mule Ear Spring (Spring) Wasatch County, UT 1.7 mi. S 8075  Twin Peaks 
Dockweed Flat (Flat) Wasatch County, UT 1.4 mi. W 8340  Twin Peaks 
Burnt Stump Spring (Spring) Wasatch County, UT 1.6 mi. SW 8593  Twin Peaks 
Dock Flat (Flat) Wasatch County, UT 1.8 mi. SE 8229  Twin Peaks 
Shingle Hollow (Valley) Wasatch County, UT 2 mi. S   Twin Peaks 
Strawberry Ditch (Canal) Wasatch County, UT 1.8 mi. E 8166  Co-op Creek 
Shingle Spring (Spring) Wasatch County, UT 2.2 mi. SW 8750  Twin Peaks 
Cabin Spring (Spring) Wasatch County, UT 1.9 mi. W 8081  Twin Peaks 
Lodge Pole Campground (Locale) Wasatch County, UT 2.5 mi. S 7714  Twin Peaks 
Center Canyon (Valley) Wasatch County, UT 2.2 mi. NW   Heber Mountain 
Foreman Hollow (Valley) Wasatch County, UT 2.6 mi. S   Twin Peaks 
Cummings Flat (Flat) Wasatch County, UT 2.5 mi. N 7235  Center Creek 

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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