Utah Valley University Herbarium

Label

 
Accession # 15358 
Family
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Family
AsteraceaeAsteraceaeAsteraceae  
Species Artemisia tridentata Nutt.
Common name   big sagebrush
Collector(s)
Joette Kuhni   67  
Coll. Date 26 September 2009 
Country
State/Province
County
United States
Utah
Millard County
Locality vicinity of the mouth of Baker Canyon, NW side of Interstate 15, ca. 19 miles SW of Fillmore.
     Elev.: 6367 ft. (1941 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 38° 43'  28.92" N, 112° 35'  51.55" 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

  There are no nearby accessions.

Locale


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Baker Canyon (Valley) Beaver County, UT 987 ft. NE   Dog Valley Peak 
White Sage Flat (Flat) Millard County, UT 1.9 mi. NE 5030  Dog Valley Peak 
Dog Valley Creek (Stream) Millard County, UT 3.5 mi. S   Red Ridge 
Jewkes Mine (Mine) Millard County, UT 3.2 mi. SE 6309  Dog Valley Peak 
Eightmile Point (Populated Place) Millard County, UT 3.4 mi. NE 5220  Sixmile Point 
Dog Valley (Basin) Millard County, UT 4.2 mi. S 5702  Dog Valley Peak 
Purple Sage Mine (Mine) Millard County, UT 3.5 mi. E 6103  Dog Valley Peak 
Thousand Dollar Gulch (Valley) Millard County, UT 4.5 mi. SE   Dog Valley Peak 
Widemouth Canyon (Valley) Millard County, UT 4 mi. E   Red Ridge 
South Horse Hollow Reservoir (Reservoir) Millard County, UT 5.3 mi. SW 5965  Antelope Valley 
Dog Valley Mountain (Summit) Millard County, UT 4.6 mi. SE 7645  Dog Valley Peak 
Sixmile Point (Populated Place) Millard County, UT 5.3 mi. NE 5374  Sixmile Point 
The Narrows (Gap) Millard County, UT 5.6 mi. SE 6316  Dog Valley Peak 
Dog Valley Peak (Summit) Millard County, UT 6.3 mi. SE 8117  Dog Valley Peak 

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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