Utah Valley University Herbarium

Label

 
Accession # X2658 
Family
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Family
ZygophyllaceaeZygophyllaceaeZygophyllaceae  
Species Larrea tridentata (DC.) Coville
Common name   creosote bush
Collector(s)
W. Fertig   23119  
Coll. Date 05 May 2007 
Country
State/Province
County
United States
Utah
Washington County
Locality Mojave Desert, 4 miles NE of St. George and 1.2 miles N of Washington, W of Interstate 80 at new Washington exit.
    
Township Range T42S R15W S12 SW4NE4  
Datum Not recorded
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):

     Larrea tridentata (Sessť & Moc. ex DC.) Coville

     Larrea mexicana Moric.

Common Name(s): creosote bush, creosotebush.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=29051, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Magnoliopsida
                        Subclass: Rosidae
                            Order: Sapindales
                                Family: Zygophyllaceae
                                    Genus: Larrea
                                        Species: Larrea tridentata
                                                                                            

Images

Images of other samples of the same species:
specimen image: 00154s1.jpg 
00154
specimen image: 02548s1.jpg 
02548
specimen image: 02660s1.jpg 
02660
specimen image: 02894s1.jpg 
02894
specimen image: 02967s1.jpg 
02967
specimen image: 03630s1.jpg 
03630
specimen image: 04044s1.jpg 
04044
specimen image: 04230s1.jpg 
04230
specimen image: 08176s1.jpg 
08176
specimen image: 08307s1.jpg 
08307

Nearby Accessions

Locale

Links

Taxon Links for species Larrea tridentata  (DC.) Coville

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=Larrea+tridentata

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