Utah Valley University Herbarium


Accession # 18019 
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Species Crataegus erythropoda Ashe
Common name   cerro hawthorn
R. Van Buren   1888  
   with J. Cooper
Coll. Date 28 August 2010 
United States
San Juan County
Locality La Sal Creek vicinity, along Buckeye Road, N of the junction with the La Sal Guard Station Road, N of Old La Sal;
     Elev.: 7113 ft. (2168 m.)
Latitude Longitude 38° 20'  30.1" N, 109° 8'  39.6" 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: L7S1. 


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

     Crataegus erythropoda Ashe

Common Name(s): cerro hawthorn.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=24559, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Magnoliopsida
                        Subclass: Rosidae
                            Order: Rosales
                                Family: Rosaceae
                                    Genus: Crataegus
                                        Species: Crataegus erythropoda


Nearby Accessions

Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
18020 Chrysothamnus depressus      "dwarf rabbitbrush" same section


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Old La Sal (Populated Place) San Juan County, UT 0.8 mi. S 7162  La Sal East 
La Sal Guard Station (Locale) San Juan County, UT 1 mi. NW 7356  La Sal East 
Deer Creek (Stream) San Juan County, UT 1.4 mi. SE   La Sal East 
Pine Lodge Ranch (Locale) San Juan County, UT 1.4 mi. SE 7025  Ray Mesa 
Pole Spring Canyon (Valley) San Juan County, UT 1.5 mi. E   La Sal East 
Chicken Creek (Stream) San Juan County, UT 1.9 mi. NW   Mount Peale 
Hang Dog Creek (Stream) San Juan County, UT 2.1 mi. NE   Mount Peale 
Beaver Creek (Stream) San Juan County, UT 2.2 mi. NW   Mount Peale 
Pine Ridge (Ridge) San Juan County, UT 2.3 mi. SW 7776  La Sal East 
Spring Canyon (Valley) San Juan County, UT 2.7 mi. SE   Lisbon Gap 
Doe Canyon (Valley) San Juan County, UT 2.4 mi. W   La Sal East 
Pine Ridge Mine (Mine) San Juan County, UT 2.7 mi. SW 7586  La Sal East 
Firefly Mine (Mine) San Juan County, UT 2.6 mi. E 6493  Ray Mesa 
Gray Daun Mine (Mine) San Juan County, UT 2.6 mi. E 6542  Ray Mesa 
South Fork Beaver Creek (Stream) San Juan County, UT 3.1 mi. N   Mount Peale 
Trough Draw (Valley) San Juan County, UT 2.9 mi. NE   Buckeye Reservoir 
Twomile Creek (Stream) San Juan County, UT 3.1 mi. E   Mount Peale 
Hop Creek (Stream) San Juan County, UT 3.2 mi. E   Mount Peale 
Vanadium Queen Mine (Mine) San Juan County, UT 3.4 mi. E 6693  Ray Mesa 
Hideout Mesa (Summit) San Juan County, UT 3.8 mi. E 7372  Ray Mesa 


Taxon Links for species Crataegus erythropoda  Ashe

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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