Utah Valley University Herbarium

Label

 
Accession # 15014 
Family
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Family
AnacardiaceaeAnacardiaceaeAnacardiaceae  
Species Rhus trilobata Nutt.
Common name   skunkbush sumac
Collector(s)
Kenna Mikesell   9  
Coll. Date 28 August 2007 
Geography United States.  Utah.  Utah County
Locality Wasatch Range, Rock Canyon Trail, along the trail near the creek bed;  
 
Elev.: 5159 ft. (1573 m.)
Habitat Notes oak-sagebrush 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° 15'  50.46" N, 111° 37'  40.41" 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):

     Rhus trilobata Nutt.

Common Name(s): Skunkbush, skunkbush sumac.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=28791, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Magnoliopsida
                        Subclass: Rosidae
                            Order: Sapindales
                                Family: Anacardiaceae
                                    Genus: Rhus
                                        Species: Rhus trilobata
                                                                                            

Images

Images of other samples of the same species:
specimen image: 15094s1.jpg 
15094

Nearby Accessions


Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
15011 Abies concolor      "white fir" 600 ft. E
02207 Abies concolor      "white fir" 2470 ft. NE
02180 Acer glabrum  var. glabrum   "New Mexico maple" 2470 ft. NE
02067 Acer grandidentatum      "bigtooth maple" 2470 ft. NE
02181 Acer grandidentatum      "bigtooth maple" 2470 ft. NE
02507 Acer grandidentatum      "bigtooth maple" 1.4 mi. N
01674 Agoseris glauca  var. laciniata   "Arizona mountain dandelion" 1.8 mi. S
15262 Alnus incana      "gray alder" 676 ft. NE
02175 Amelanchier alnifolia      "Saskatoon serviceberry" 2470 ft. NE
06825 Amsinckia menziesii      "Menzies' fiddleneck" 2470 ft. NE
15123 Artemisia ludoviciana  var. ludoviciana   "Louisiana wormwood" 250 ft. W
15367 Artemisia tridentata      "big sagebrush" 1539 ft. W
02203 Artemisia tridentata  var. vaseyana   "Vasey's big sagebrush" 2470 ft. NE
05838 Asclepias asperula      "spider milkweed" same section
08505 Asclepias asperula      "spider milkweed" 2.2 mi. S
03123 Asclepias asperula      "spider milkweed" 2470 ft. NE
01445 Astragalus utahensis      "Utah milkvetch" 1.3 mi. N
14925 Balsamorhiza       "balsamroot" 1252 ft. S
15009 Berberis repens      "Oregongrape" 285 ft. W
15407 Berberis repens      "Oregongrape" 1983 ft. W
15125 Betula occidentalis      "water birch" 250 ft. W
02174 Betula occidentalis      "water birch" 2470 ft. NE
14926 Boraginaceae      1252 ft. S
02068 Brickellia californica      "California brickellbush" 2470 ft. NE
14998 Brickellia californica      "California brickellbush" same section
02167 Brickellia californica      "California brickellbush" 2470 ft. NE
02183 Brickellia californica      "California brickellbush" 2470 ft. NE
15319 Castilleja chromosa      "common paintbrush" 189 ft. N
02166 Celtis occidentalis      "common hackberry" 2470 ft. NE
14619 Celtis reticulata     679 ft. E
15409 Celtis reticulata     1983 ft. W
09216 Cercocarpus ledifolius      "curl-leaf mountain mahogany" same section
02185 Cercocarpus ledifolius      "curl-leaf mountain mahogany" 2470 ft. NE
01677 Chaenactis douglasii      "Douglas' dusty-maiden" 1.8 mi. S
15366 Chrysothamnus nauseosus      "rubber rabbitbrush" 1539 ft. W
02069 Clematis orientalis      "Oriental virgins-bower" 2470 ft. NE
14627 Clematis orientalis      "Oriental virgins-bower" 1962 ft. W
15412 Clematis orientalis      "Oriental virgins-bower" 1983 ft. W
01447 Convolvulus arvensis      "field bindweed" 1.3 mi. N
02070 Cornus sericea      "redosier dogwood" 2470 ft. NE
01667 Crepis acuminata      "tapertip hawksbeard" 1.8 mi. S
01448 Crepis occidentalis  var. pumila   "western hawksbeard" 1.3 mi. N
15316 Cynoglossum officinale      "gypsyflower" 189 ft. N
01668 Delphinium nuttallianum      "meadow larkspur" 1.8 mi. S
15313 Equisetum       "horsetail" 1.3 mi. SE
15107 Eremogone macradenia      "desert sandwort" 690 ft. E
15410 Eremogone macradenia      "desert sandwort" 1983 ft. W
02168 Eremogone macradenia  var. macradenia   "desert sandwort" 2470 ft. NE
02506 Eremogone macradenia  var. macradenia   "desert sandwort" 1.4 mi. N
02792 Eriogonum umbellatum  var. majus   "sulphur-flowered wild buckwheat" 1.3 mi. N
15368 Gutierrezia sarothrae      "common snakeweed" 1539 ft. W
01676 Hackelia floribunda      "many-flowered stickseed" 1.8 mi. S
02020 Hedysarum boreale  var. boreale   "northern sweetvetch" 572 ft. NW
02024 Hedysarum boreale  var. boreale   "northern sweetvetch" 869 ft. NE
02176 Holodiscus dumosus      "mountainspray" 2470 ft. NE
02171 Holodiscus dumosus      "mountainspray" 2470 ft. NE
01673 Hydrophyllum capitatum  var. capitatum   "purple cat's breeches" 1.8 mi. S
14624 Jamesia americana      "fivepetal cliffbush" 1962 ft. W
02173 Juniperus osteosperma      "Utah juniper" 2470 ft. NE
15408 Juniperus scopulorum      "Rocky Mountain juniper" 1983 ft. W
02184 Juniperus scopulorum      "Rocky Mountain juniper" 2470 ft. NE
14924 Linaria       "toadflax" 1252 ft. S
15318 Linaria dalmatica      "Dalmatian toadflax" 189 ft. N
01446 Linaria dalmatica      "Dalmatian toadflax" 1.3 mi. N
01671 Lithophragma parviflorum      "small-flowered woodland-star" 1.8 mi. S
01672 Lithospermum ruderale      "western stoneseed" 1.8 mi. S
00418 Lomatium triternatum  ssp. platycarpum   "Great Basin desert parsley" 318 ft. NE
02186 Mahonia repens      "Oregongrape" 2470 ft. NE
15317 Malva neglecta      "common mallow" 189 ft. N
01451 Malva neglecta      "common mallow" 1.3 mi. N
13627 Melilotus albus     1252 ft. S
01449 Melilotus officinalis      "yellow sweetclover" 1.3 mi. N
02182 Pachystima myrsinites     2470 ft. NE
14618 Parthenocissus quinquefolia      "Virginia creeper" 679 ft. E
00334 Penstemon eatonii  var. eatonii  1204 ft. W
01450 Penstemon eatonii  var. eatonii  1.3 mi. N
14631 Perityle stansburyi      "Stansbury's rockdaisy" 1962 ft. W
14628 Petrophytum caespitosum      "rockmat" 1962 ft. W
01669 Phacelia linearis      "thread-leaf scorpionweed" 1.8 mi. S
02508 Physocarpus malvaceus      "mallow ninebark" 1.4 mi. N
14625 Physocarpus malvaceus      "mallow ninebark" 1962 ft. W
04284 Physocarpus malvaceus      "mallow ninebark" 2470 ft. NE
02169 Physocarpus malvaceus      "mallow ninebark" 2470 ft. NE
14626 Physocarpus malvaceus      "mallow ninebark" 1962 ft. W
15411 Populus angustifolia      "narrow-leaf cottonwood" 1983 ft. W
06820 Populus fremontii      "Fremont's cottonwood" 2.1 mi. S
09219 Populus trichocarpa     same section
14630 Populus x intercurrens  hybrid [angustifolia x fremontii ssp. fremontii]  1962 ft. W
15012 Prunus       "plum" 285 ft. W
15013 Prunus persica      "peach" 36 ft. NW
02073 Pseudotsuga menziesii      "Douglas-fir" 2470 ft. NE
15010 Quercus gambelii      "Gambel oak" 536 ft. E
02072 Rhus aromatica  var. trilobata   "skunkbush sumac" 2470 ft. NE
02177 Rhus glabra      "smooth sumac" 2470 ft. NE
15008 Rhus glabra      "smooth sumac" 537 ft. E
02170 Ribes cereum      "wax currant" 2470 ft. NE
04285 Ribes wolfii      "Wolf's currant" 2470 ft. NE
15015 Rosa       "rose" 481 ft. E
15365 Rosa canina      "dog rose" 1539 ft. W
14629 Rosa nutkana      "Nootka rose" 1962 ft. W
02071 Rosa woodsii      "Woods' rose" 2470 ft. NE
15382 Sambucus caerulea     1.7 mi. NW
15381 Sambucus caerulea     1.7 mi. NW
01679 Senecio integerrimus  var. exaltatus   "Columbia ragwort" 1.8 mi. S
15413 Solanum dulcamara      "climbing nightshade" 1983 ft. W
14791 Sphaeromeria diversifolia      "separate-leaf chickensage" 1962 ft. W
01670 Stellaria jamesiana     1.8 mi. S
15312 Tradescantia virginiana      "Virginia spiderwort" 1.3 mi. SE
01678 Valeriana occidentalis      "western valerian" 1.8 mi. S
02723 Veronica biloba      "twolobe speedwell" 2470 ft. NE
01675 Viola nuttallii      "Nuttall's violet" 1.8 mi. S
02636 Zigadenus paniculatus      "foothill deathcamas" 2470 ft. NE

Locale


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Hellspot Tower (Tower) Utah County, UT 595 ft. NW 5125  Orem 
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (Church) Utah County, UT 1385 ft. SW 5148  Orem 
Provo Temple (Locale) Utah County, UT 0.6 mi. W 4912  Orem 
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (Church) Utah County, UT 0.7 mi. W 4889  Orem 
Rock Canyon (Valley) Utah County, UT 0.8 mi. NW   Bridal Veil Falls 
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (Church) Utah County, UT 0.8 mi. SW 4780  Orem 
Squaw Mountain (Summit) Utah County, UT 0.8 mi. NE 7678  Bridal Veil Falls 
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (Church) Utah County, UT 0.8 mi. W 4813  Orem 
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (Church) Utah County, UT 0.9 mi. NW 4981  Orem 
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (Church) Utah County, UT 1 mi. SW 4734  Orem 
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (Church) Utah County, UT 1 mi. SW 4748  Orem 
Timranogos Canal (Canal) Utah County, UT 1.1 mi. NW 4813  Orem 
Wasatch School (School) Utah County, UT 1.3 mi. SW 4649  Provo 
Rock Canyon School (School) Utah County, UT 1.1 mi. W 4774  Orem 
Slide Canyon (Valley) Utah County, UT 1.4 mi. S   Springville 
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (Church) Utah County, UT 1.1 mi. W 4771  Orem 
Little Rock Canyon (Valley) Utah County, UT 1.3 mi. NW   Bridal Veil Falls 
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (Church) Utah County, UT 1.4 mi. SW 4620  Provo 
Y Mountain (Summit) Utah County, UT 1.2 mi. SE 8452  Bridal Veil Falls 
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (Church) Utah County, UT 1.4 mi. SW 4659  Provo 

Links

Taxon Links for species Rhus trilobata  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=Rhus+trilobata

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