Utah Valley University Herbarium


Accession # 17773 
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Species Chrysothamnus greenei (A. Gray) Greene
Common name   Greene's rabbitbrush
R. Van Buren   1642  
   with J. Cooper
Coll. Date 25 July 2007 
United States
Emery County
Locality San Rafael Swell, Woodside to Castle Dale Road (Green River Cutoff Road, Road 401), 3.1 miles W of the junction with U.S. Highway 6;
     Elev.: 5203 ft. (1586 m.)
Latitude Longitude 39° 11'  49.2" N, 110° 22'  58" 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: L7S3. 


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

     Chrysothamnus greenei (Gray) Greene

     Chrysothamnus greenei ssp. filifolius (Rydb.) Hall & Clements
     Chrysothamnus greenei var. filifolius (Rydb.) Blake
     Ericameria filifolia (Rydb.) L.C. Anders.

Common Name(s): Greene rabbitbrush, Greene's rabbitbrush.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=37052, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Magnoliopsida
                        Subclass: Asteridae
                            Order: Asterales
                                Family: Asteraceae
                                    Genus: Chrysothamnus
                                        Species: Chrysothamnus greenei


Images of other samples of the same species:
specimen image: 10887s2.jpg 

Nearby Accessions

Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
08232 Enceliopsis nutans      "nodding sunray" same section
17776 Eriogonum corymbosum      "crisp-leaf wild buckwheat" 2907 ft. E
17777 Eriogonum leptocladon      "sand wild buckwheat" 2197 ft. NW
17775 Eriogonum tumulosum      "Woodside wild buckwheat" 1270 ft. E
17771 Ipomopsis roseata      "rosy gilia" same section
17772 Lepidium montanum  var. jonesii   "Jones' pepperwort" same section
17778 Oxytenia acerosa      "copperweed" 2197 ft. NW
08233 Townsendia annua      "annual Townsend-daisy" same section
17774 Xylorhiza venusta      "Cisco woody aster" same section


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Desert Reservoir Number 2 (Reservoir) Emery County, UT 1.9 mi. SE 4803  Cliff 
Middle Fork Summerville Wash (Valley) Emery County, UT 2.5 mi. NW   Dry Mesa 
Left Fork Summerville Wash (Valley) Emery County, UT 3.1 mi. N   Dry Mesa 
Dry Mesa (Summit) Emery County, UT 3.7 mi. W 5443  Dry Mesa 
Neversweat Wash (Valley) Emery County, UT 4.8 mi. N   Flattop Mountain 
Woodside Cemetery (Cemetery) Emery County, UT 5.1 mi. N 4692  Woodside 
Woodside (Populated Place) Emery County, UT 5.1 mi. N 4643  Woodside 
Summerville Wash (Valley) Emery County, UT 5.5 mi. N   Chimney Rock 
Big Hole Wash (Valley) Emery County, UT 5.2 mi. SW   Devils Hole 
Joe Hole Wash (Valley) Emery County, UT 5.2 mi. SW   Chimney Rock 


Taxon Links for species Chrysothamnus greenei  (A. Gray) Greene

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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