Utah Valley University Herbarium

Label

 
Accession # 15433 
Family
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Family
AsteraceaeAsteraceaeAsteraceae  
Species Artemisia tridentata Nutt.
Common name   big sagebrush
Collector(s)
Scott Ripple   34  
Coll. Date 12 October 2008 
Country
State/Province
County
United States
Utah
Utah
Locality Wasatch Range, W of Cascade Mountain, S of the mouth of American Fork Canyon, along FR027, ca. 1.5 miles N of Hope Campground.
     Elev.: 5400 ft. (1646 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° 18'  34.71" N, 111° 38'  37.54" 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

Nearby Accessions


Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
00173 Acer grandidentatum      "bigtooth maple" 2418 ft. W
02786 Allium acuminatum      "tapertip wild onion" 2418 ft. W
06786 Allium acuminatum      "tapertip wild onion" 1 mi. SW
14009 Arabidopsis thaliana      "mouseear cress" 1.5 mi. N
14921 Astragalus       "milkvetch" same section
01637 Astragalus cibarius      "browse milkvetch" 2418 ft. W
01636 Astragalus drummondii      "Drummond's milkvetch" 2418 ft. W
01556 Astragalus drummondii      "Drummond's milkvetch" 2418 ft. W
06794 Balsamorhiza hookeri  var. hispidula   "Hooker's balsamroot" 2418 ft. W
06793 Balsamorhiza hookeri  var. hispidula   "Hooker's balsamroot" 2418 ft. W
06796 Balsamorhiza sagittata      "arrow-leaf balsamroot" 2418 ft. W
06795 Balsamorhiza sagittata      "arrow-leaf balsamroot" 2418 ft. W
01294 Celtis reticulata     1.2 mi. N
15434 Cercocarpus ledifolius      "curl-leaf mountain mahogany" same section
14915 Cirsium       "thistle" same section
15371 Clematis orientalis      "Oriental virgins-bower" same section
01643 Collinsia parviflora      "maiden blue eyed Mary" 2418 ft. W
02787 Collomia grandiflora      "grand collomia" 2418 ft. W
15310 Convolvulus arvensis      "field bindweed" same section
14912 Crepis       "hawksbeard" same section
14914 Delphinium       "larkspur" same section
01638 Delphinium nuttallianum      "meadow larkspur" 2418 ft. W
01642 Erysimum capitatum  var. capitatum   "sand dune wallflower" 2418 ft. W
06789 Galium aparine  var. echinospermum   "catchweed bedstraw" 1 mi. SW
06790 Galium bifolium      "twinleaf bedstraw" 1 mi. SW
01553 Geranium viscosissimum  var. incisum   "sticky purple geranium" 2418 ft. W
15435 Gutierrezia sarothrae      "common snakeweed" same section
14916 Hackelia       "stickseed" same section
14917 Hackelia       "stickseed" same section
14918 Hackelia       "stickseed" same section
14909 Hedysarum       "sweetvetch" same section
15441 Holodiscus dumosus      "mountainspray" 2 mi. SW
15372 Humulus lupulus      "common hop" same section
14919 Hydrophyllum       "waterleaf" same section
01554 Ipomopsis aggregata  var. aggregata   "scarlet gilia" 2418 ft. W
00347 Ipomopsis aggregata  var. aggregata   "scarlet gilia" 2418 ft. W
01639 Ipomopsis aggregata  var. aggregata   "scarlet gilia" 2418 ft. W
14923 Lathyrus       "pea" same section
06787 Lathyrus pauciflorus      "few-flowered pea" 1 mi. SW
01874 Linaria dalmatica      "Dalmatian toadflax" 1.1 mi. N
06788 Lithophragma parviflorum      "small-flowered woodland-star" 1 mi. SW
14911 Lomatium       "desert parsley" same section
01635 Mertensia brevistyla      "Wasatch bluebells" 2418 ft. W
01640 Microseris nutans      "nodding silverpuffs" 2418 ft. W
06856 Nemophila breviflora      "basin nemophila" 1 mi. SW
14436 Perityle stansburyi      "Stansbury's rockdaisy" same section
14910 Phlox longifolia      "long-leaf phlox" same section
01872 Prunus virginiana      "chokecherry" 1.1 mi. N
14922 Rorippa       "yellowcress" same section
01873 Sambucus caerulea     1.1 mi. N
14008 Sanguisorba minor      "small burnet" 1.5 mi. N
08782 Setaria pumila  ssp. pumila   "yellow foxtail" 1.9 mi. NW
06792 Smilacina stellata     1 mi. SW
06791 Stellaria jamesiana     1 mi. SW
14920 Taraxacum       "dandelion" same section
09514 Thelypodium laxiflorum      "loose-flowered thelypody" 2418 ft. W
15440 Ulmus pumila      "Siberian elm" same section
06848 Valeriana occidentalis      "western valerian" 1 mi. SW
01555 Vicia americana  var. americana   "American vetch" 2418 ft. W
06847 Viola nuttallii      "Nuttall's violet" 1 mi. SW
14913 Wyethia       "mule's ears" same section
01644 Wyethia amplexicaulis      "mule's ears" 2418 ft. W
01641 Zigadenus paniculatus      "foothill deathcamas" 2418 ft. W
13626 Zigadenus paniculatus      "foothill deathcamas" same section

Locale


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Caryhurst (Populated Place) Utah County, UT 0.6 mi. W 4866  Orem 
Christmas City (Populated Place) Utah County, UT 0.8 mi. N 4902  Orem 
Olmstead (Populated Place) Utah County, UT 0.7 mi. NW 4856  Orem 
Provo Canyon (Valley) Utah County, UT 0.7 mi. W   Aspen Grove 
East Lawn Memorial Hills (Cemetery) Utah County, UT 1.1 mi. S 5017  Orem 
Canyon Crest School (School) Utah County, UT 1.2 mi. S 4843  Orem 
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (Church) Utah County, UT 1 mi. W 4846  Orem 
Wicks (Populated Place) Utah County, UT 1.4 mi. N 4928  Orem 
Charter Canyon Hospital (Hospital) Utah County, UT 1.1 mi. W 4856  Orem 
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (Church) Utah County, UT 1.1 mi. W 4856  Orem 
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (Church) Utah County, UT 1.4 mi. S 5131  Orem 
Provo Bench Canal (Canal) Utah County, UT 1.1 mi. W 4784  Orem 
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (Church) Utah County, UT 1.4 mi. S 4820  Orem 
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (Church) Utah County, UT 1.2 mi. SW 4761  Orem 
Union Aqueduct (Canal) Utah County, UT 1.5 mi. N 5158  Orem 
Pole Canyon (Valley) Utah County, UT 1.4 mi. NE   Bridal Veil Falls 
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (Church) Utah County, UT 1.4 mi. SW 4757  Orem 
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (Church) Utah County, UT 1.6 mi. S 4859  Orem 
Alta Aqueduct (Canal) Utah County, UT 1.7 mi. N 5581  Orem 
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (Church) Utah County, UT 1.7 mi. S 5154  Orem 

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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