Utah Valley University Herbarium

Label

 
Accession # 17960 
Family
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Family
AsteraceaeAsteraceaeAsteraceae  
Species Artemisia tridentata Nutt.
Common name   big sagebrush
Collector(s)
R. Van Buren   1829  
   with J. Cooper
Coll. Date 04 August 2010 
Country
State/Province
County
United States
Utah
Beaver County
Locality Utah Highway 21, Mile Post 64, E of Frisco;
     Elev.: 6319 ft. (1926 m.)
Latitude Longitude 38° 27'  36.9" N, 113° 14'  0.8" 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.
Voucher Voucher for "Woody Plants of Utah" by R. Van Buren, K.T. Harper, J. Cooper 
Specimen Notes Journal Code: L4S3. 

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:
specimen image: 01344s2.jpg 
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
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15805
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15812

Nearby Accessions


Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
17959 Artemisia nova      "black sagebrush" same section
17961 Eriogonum microthecum      "slender wild buckwheat" same section

Locale


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Carbonate Gulch (Valley) Beaver County, UT 0.7 mi. E   Frisco 
Frisco Summit (Gap) Beaver County, UT 1.1 mi. W 6467  Frisco 
Carbonate Mine (Mine) Beaver County, UT 1.6 mi. N 6644  Milford NW 
Frisco (Populated Place) Beaver County, UT 1.4 mi. W 6424  Frisco 
Frisco (historical) (Locale) Beaver County, UT 1.5 mi. W 6473  Frisco 
Coyote Spring (Spring) Beaver County, UT 2.2 mi. N 6782  Milford NW 
Frisco Cemetery (Cemetery) Beaver County, UT 2 mi. W   Frisco 
Squaw Gulch (Valley) Beaver County, UT 2.3 mi. SW   Frisco 
Frisco Contact Mine (Mine) Beaver County, UT 2.4 mi. W 7025  Frisco 
Lulu Mine (Mine) Beaver County, UT 2.4 mi. W 6421  Frisco 
Horn Silver Mine (Mine) Beaver County, UT 2.4 mi. W 6506  Frisco 
Old King David Mine (Mine) Beaver County, UT 2.5 mi. W 6644  Frisco 
Grampian Hill (Summit) Beaver County, UT 2.7 mi. W 7094  Frisco 
Indian Grave Peak (Summit) Beaver County, UT 2.8 mi. W 7267  Frisco 
Squaw Spring (Spring) Beaver County, UT 3.2 mi. SW 6011  Frisco 
Squaw Peak (Summit) Beaver County, UT 3.6 mi. SW 7064  Frisco 
Barrel Spring Canyon (Valley) Beaver County, UT 4.1 mi. N   Frisco Peak 
Imperial Mine (Mine) Beaver County, UT 3.3 mi. W 6989  Frisco 
The Big Wash Reservoir (Reservoir) Beaver County, UT 4.1 mi. S 5843  Milford NW 
Tub Spring (Spring) Beaver County, UT 4.3 mi. N 7077  Frisco Peak 

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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