Utah Valley University Herbarium

Label

 
Accession # 13511 
Family
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Family
EuphorbiaceaeEuphorbiaceaeEuphorbiaceae  
Species Croton texensis (Klotzsch) Mull. Arg.
Infraspecific    var. utahensis Cronquist
Common name   Utah croton
Collector(s)
W. Fertig   24431  
Coll. Date 09 October 2008 
Country
State/Province
County
United States
Utah
Kane County
Locality Colorado Plateau, West Sand Cove, drainage bottom in narrow canyon below steep Carmel badland cliffs E of the Cockscomb, ca 1.2 miles SW of US Hwy 89 and 7 miles N of AZ state line.
     Elev.: 4545 ft. (1386 m.)
Datum NAD83 
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):

     Croton texensis var. utahensis Cronq.

Common Name(s): Utah croton.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=531023, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Magnoliopsida
                        Subclass: Rosidae
                            Order: Euphorbiales
                                Family: Euphorbiaceae
                                    Genus: Croton
                                        Species: Croton texensis
                                            Variety: Croton texensis var. utahensis
                                                

Images

Available images of this specimen (click to view):
specimen image: 13511s1.jpg

Images of other samples of the same species:
specimen image: 05610s1.jpg 
05610
specimen image: 08544s1.jpg 
08544
specimen image: 10695s1.jpg 
10695
specimen image: 15539s1.jpg 
15539

Nearby Accessions

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Links

Taxon Links for species Croton texensis  (Klotzsch) Mull. Arg.

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=Croton+texensis

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