Utah Valley University Herbarium


Accession # 02198 
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Species Elaeagnus angustifolia L.
Common name   Russian olive
S. Wilcox   s.n.  
Coll. Date 18 September 1995 
United States
Utah County
Locality Goshen area.
Habitat Notes riparian 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 39° 57'  58" N, 111° 56'  4" W
Township Range T10S, R1W, Sec. 10  
Datum Not recorded
Uncertainty Not calculated
TRS Notes Latitude and longitude were derived from township and range information and may be
inaccurate by as much as 0.7 miles (or 4.2 miles if the section is not given).


Synonyms recognized by ITIS (bold taxon is currently accepted):

     Elaeagnus angustifolia L.

Common Name(s): oleaster, Russian olive, Russian-olive.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=27770, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Magnoliopsida
                        Subclass: Rosidae
                            Order: Rhamnales
                                Family: Elaeagnaceae
                                    Genus: Elaeagnus
                                        Species: Elaeagnus angustifolia


Available images of this specimen (click to view):
specimen image: 02198s1.jpg

Images of other samples of the same species:
specimen image: 00440s1.jpg 
specimen image: 01309s1.jpg 
specimen image: 02240s2.jpg 
specimen image: 02282s2.jpg 
specimen image: 02297s2.jpg 
specimen image: 02606s1.jpg 
specimen image: 02612s2.jpg 
specimen image: 02715s1.jpg 
specimen image: 03347s1.jpg 
specimen image: 05359s1.jpg 
specimen image: 13738s1.jpg 

Nearby Accessions

Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
15217 Allenrolfea occidentalis      "iodinebush" 1 mi. E
02200 Allenrolfea occidentalis      "iodinebush" 1 mi. E
02096 Allenrolfea occidentalis      "iodinebush" 1 mi. E
02097 Atriplex confertifolia      "shadscale saltbush" 1 mi. E
02205 Atriplex gardneri  var. utahensis   "Utah saltbush" 1 mi. E
02098 Atriplex gardneri  var. utahensis   "Utah saltbush" 1 mi. E
02197 Populus alba      "white poplar" same section
02206 Purshia mexicana  var. stansburyana   "Stansbury's cliffrose" same section
02202 Sarcobatus vermiculatus      "greasewood" 1 mi. E
02204 Tamarix chinensis      "five-stamen tamarisk" same section


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Currant Creek (Stream) Utah County, UT 1.3 mi. N   Mona 
Goshen Reservoir (Reservoir) Utah County, UT 1.3 mi. S 4587  Goshen 
Lant (Populated Place) Utah County, UT 1 mi. E 4551  Goshen 
Goshen School (School) Utah County, UT 1.2 mi. SW 4646  Goshen 
City Ditch (Canal) Utah County, UT 1.4 mi. SE 4574  Goshen 
Mount Nebo (Populated Place) Utah County, UT 1.5 mi. SW 4695  Goshen 
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (Church) Utah County, UT 1.6 mi. SW 4695  Goshen 
Kimball Creek (Stream) Utah County, UT 1.9 mi. S   Tintic Mountain 
Goshen (Populated Place) Utah County, UT 2 mi. SE 4547  Goshen 
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (Church) Utah County, UT 2 mi. SE 4554  Goshen 
Pinyon Creek (Stream) Utah County, UT 2.5 mi. N   Eureka 
Goshen Post Office (Post Office) Utah County, UT 2.1 mi. SE 4551  Goshen 
Goshen Cemetery (Cemetery) Utah County, UT 2.4 mi. SE 4626  Goshen 
Warm Springs Ditch (Canal) Utah County, UT 3.5 mi. SE 4538  Santaquin 
Hillside (historical) (Populated Place) Utah County, UT 3.6 mi. W 5056  Eureka 
Big Canyon (Valley) Utah County, UT 3.7 mi. W   Eureka 
First Canyon (Valley) Utah County, UT 4.8 mi. S   Goshen 
Government Canyon (Valley) Utah County, UT 4.4 mi. SE   Santaquin 
Pinyon Creek Canyon (Valley) Utah County, UT 4.2 mi. NW   Eureka 
Black Hollow (Valley) Utah County, UT 4.3 mi. SE   Santaquin 


Taxon Links for species Elaeagnus angustifolia  L.

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

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