Utah Valley University Herbarium


Accession # 17981 
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Species Chrysothamnus scopulorum (Jones) Urbat., Rob. & Neubig
R. Van Buren   1850  
   with J. Cooper
Coll. Date 13 August 2010 
United States
Washington County
Locality Canaan Mountain vicinity, Water Canyon, at a dam and northward in the canyon for about a mile.
     Elev.: 5174 ft. (1577 m.)
Latitude Longitude 37° 2'  16.4" N, 112° 57'  18" 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: L2S1. 


No synonyms recognized in the ITIS database.


Nearby Accessions

Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
17982 Phlox austromontana  var. austromontana   "southern phlox" same section


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Squirrel Creek (Stream) Washington County, UT 0.8 mi. E   Hildale 
Water Canyon (Valley) Washington County, UT 1.1 mi. S   Hildale 
Phelps School (School) Washington County, UT 1.1 mi. NW 6746  Hildale 
The Beehive (Summit) Washington County, UT 1.2 mi. NE 6421  Hildale 
Skunk Canyon (Valley) Washington County, UT 1.8 mi. S   Colorado City 
Skunk Canyon (Valley) Washington County, UT 1.9 mi. S 5109  Hildale 
Maxwell Canyon (Valley) Washington County, UT 1.9 mi. S   Hildale 
Hildale (Populated Place) Washington County, UT 2.5 mi. S 5043  Hildale 
Birch Creek (Stream) Washington County, UT 2.3 mi. NE   Hildale 
Canaan Mountain RV Closure Area (Area) Washington County, UT 3.1 mi. N 6313  Hildale 
Short Creek Reservoir Number Two Dam (Dam) Mohave County, AZ 3.3 mi. S 5020  Colorado City 
Short Creek Reservoir Number Two (Reservoir) Mohave County, AZ 3.3 mi. S 5020  Colorado City 
Short Creek Southside Number Two (Reservoir) Mohave County, AZ 3.3 mi. S 5020  Colorado City 
Short Creek Southside Number Two Dam (Dam) Mohave County, AZ 3.3 mi. S 5020  Colorado City 
Colorado City Elementary School (School) Mohave County, AZ 3.3 mi. S 4994  Colorado City 
Colorado City Post Office (Post Office) Mohave County, AZ 3.4 mi. S 4987  Colorado City 
Colorado City (Populated Place) Mohave County, AZ 3.5 mi. S 4977  Colorado City 
Still Spring (Spring) Washington County, UT 2.9 mi. W 5410  Smithsonian Butte 
Cottonwood Spring Number Three (Spring) Mohave County, AZ 3.5 mi. SE 5404  Colorado City 
Canaan Springs (Spring) Washington County, UT 3.2 mi. W 5755  Smithsonian Butte 


Taxon Links for species Chrysothamnus scopulorum  (Jones) Urbat., Rob. & Neubig

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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