Utah Valley University Herbarium

Label

 
Accession # X3892 
Family
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Family
CelastraceaeCelastraceaeCelastraceae  
Species Paxistima myrsinites (Pursh) Raf.
Common name   Oregon boxleaf
Collector(s)
W. Fertig   24349  
Coll. Date 04 September 2008 
Country
State/Province
County
United States
Utah
Iron County
Locality Markagunt Plateau, Cedar Mountain, Ashdown Gorge Wilderness Area, W end of claron ridge below Snow Ridge and on N side of Tri-Story Canyon, ca 2 miles NE of confluence of Rattlesnake Creek and Lake Creek.
    
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):

     Paxistima myrsinites (Pursh) Raf.

Common Name(s): boxleaf, boxleaf myrtle, Mountain lover, Oregon boxleaf.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=504149, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Magnoliopsida
                        Subclass: Rosidae
                            Order: Celastrales
                                Family: Celastraceae
                                    Genus: Paxistima
                                        Species: Paxistima myrsinites
                                                                                            

Images

Images of other samples of the same species:
specimen image: 13638s1.jpg 
13638
specimen image: 13666s1.jpg 
13666
specimen image: 15696s1.jpg 
15696

Nearby Accessions

Locale

Links

Taxon Links for species Paxistima myrsinites  (Pursh) Raf.

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=Paxistima+myrsinites

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