Utah Valley University Herbarium


Accession # 18033 
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Species Dasiphora fruticosa (L.) Rydb.
R. Van Buren   1902  
   with J. Cooper
Coll. Date 03 September 2010 
United States
Summit County
Locality Uinta Mountains, at the junction of Utah Highway 150 and the Murdock Basin Road, W side of the road;
     Elev.: 8793 ft. (2680 m.)
Latitude Longitude 40° 37'  34.5" N, 110° 57'  37.7" 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: L6S1. 


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

     Dasiphora floribunda (Pursh) Kartesz, comb. nov. ined.

     Dasiphora fruticosa auct. non (L.) Rydb.
     Pentaphylloides floribunda (Pursh) A. Löve nom. super.
     Pentaphylloides fruticosa auct. non (L.) O. Schwarz
     Potentilla floribunda Pursh
     Potentilla fruticosa auct. non L.
     Potentilla fruticosa ssp. floribunda (Pursh) Elkington
     Potentilla fruticosa var. tenuifolia Lehm.

Common Name(s): shrubby cinquefoil.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=565123, click for more information and references)

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


Nearby Accessions

Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
02938 Aconitum columbianum  var. columbianum   "western monkshood" same section
09532 Allium brevistylum      "short-styled wild onion" 1355 ft. S
14512 Artemisia tridentata  var. vaseyana   "Vasey's big sagebrush" 1.4 mi. S
14766 Artemisia tridentata  var. vaseyana   "Vasey's big sagebrush" 1.4 mi. S
14427 Betula glandulosa      "resin birch" 2392 ft. S
14763 Betula glandulosa      "resin birch" same section
15272 Betula glandulosa      "resin birch" 2638 ft. S
08988 Calystegia sepium      "hedge false bindweed" 900 ft. W
09530 Castilleja miniata      "giant red Indian paintbrush" 1355 ft. S
06566 Ceanothus velutinus      "snowbrush ceanothus" same section
14429 Ceanothus velutinus      "snowbrush ceanothus" 1.9 mi. S
08989 Chenopodium humile      "marshland goosefoot" 900 ft. W
14756 Chimaphila umbellata      "pipsissewa" 924 ft. SE
07924 Kalmia microphylla      "alpine laurel" 1.7 mi. S
14759 Ledum glandulosum      "western Labrador tea" 924 ft. SE
08990 Ledum glandulosum      "western Labrador tea" 900 ft. W
14420 Ledum glandulosum      "western Labrador tea" 854 ft. S
15952 Nuphar polysepala     1.6 mi. N
15782 Nuphar polysepala     1.6 mi. N
15951 Nuphar polysepala     1.6 mi. N
02939 Pedicularis groenlandica      "elephant's head" same section
14433 Physocarpus malvaceus      "mallow ninebark" 1.9 mi. S
02289 Prunus virginiana      "chokecherry" same section
14432 Pseudotsuga menziesii      "Douglas-fir" 1.9 mi. S
14423 Pyrola asarifolia      "liverleaf wintergreen" 854 ft. S
14425 Pyrola secunda     854 ft. S
18032 Ribes viscosissimum      "sticky currant" 1 mi. S
14426 Ribes viscosissimum  var. viscosissimum  2392 ft. S
15218 Salix       "willow" 1.7 mi. N
17887 Salix drummondiana      "Drummond's willow" 2225 ft. S
18031 Salix geyeriana      "Geyer's willow" 1 mi. S
08991 Salix geyeriana  var. geyeriana  900 ft. W
14762 Salix lucida      "shining willow" same section
02287 Salix lucida  subsp. caudata   "greenleaf willow" 1.1 mi. N
17886 Salix planifolia      "diamondleaf willow" 2225 ft. S
14757 Shepherdia canadensis      "Canada buffaloberry" 924 ft. SE
10914 Sorbus scopulina      "mountain-ash" 1.9 mi. S
14430 Sorbus scopulina      "mountain-ash" 1.9 mi. S
17888 Vaccinium caespitosum     2225 ft. S
14758 Vaccinium cespitosum      "dwarf bilberry" 924 ft. SE
14421 Vaccinium cespitosum      "dwarf bilberry" 854 ft. S
14765 Vaccinium membranaceum      "thinleaf huckleberry" same section
14424 Vaccinium scoparium      "grouse whortleberry" 854 ft. S
18029 Vaccinium scoparium      "grouse whortleberry" 1 mi. S
14428 Vaccinium uliginosum      "bog blueberry" 2392 ft. S
18030 Vaccinium uliginosum      "bog blueberry" 1 mi. S
14764 Vaccinium uliginosum      "bog blueberry" same section


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Slate Gorge (Valley) Summit County, UT 0.7 mi. NE   Mirror Lake 
Slate Gorge Overlook (Locale) Summit County, UT 1 mi. NE 9013  Mirror Lake 
Buckeye Lake (Lake) Summit County, UT 1.1 mi. NW 9686  Mirror Lake 
Spectacle Lake (Lake) Summit County, UT 1.2 mi. W 9754  Mirror Lake 
Duchesne Tunnel (Tunnel) Wasatch County, UT 1.4 mi. SE 10086  Iron Mine Mountain 
Trident Lake (Lake) Summit County, UT 1.6 mi. N 9810  Mirror Lake 
Smooth Rock Falls (Falls) Wasatch County, UT 1.6 mi. S 8501  Iron Mine Mountain 
Alexander Lake (Lake) Summit County, UT 1.5 mi. SW 9344  Iron Mine Mountain 
Upper Provo Bridge Picnic Area (Locale) Wasatch County, UT 1.7 mi. NE 9210  Mirror Lake 
Cobble Creek (Stream) Wasatch County, UT 1.8 mi. S   Iron Mine Mountain 
Beth Lake (Lake) Summit County, UT 1.8 mi. N 9781  Mirror Lake 
Blue Lake (Lake) Summit County, UT 1.7 mi. NW 9991  Mirror Lake 
Haystack Lake (Lake) Summit County, UT 2.2 mi. N 9945  Mirror Lake 
Lambert Meadow (Flat) Summit County, UT 1.8 mi. W 9528  Iron Mine Mountain 
Shallow Lake (Lake) Summit County, UT 2.3 mi. N 9794  Mirror Lake 
Provo River Falls (Falls) Summit County, UT 2.2 mi. N 9348  Mirror Lake 
Broadhead Lake (Lake) Wasatch County, UT 1.8 mi. E 9945  Iron Mine Mountain 
Provo River Falls Overlook (Locale) Wasatch County, UT 2.3 mi. N 9433  Mirror Lake 
Cobblerest Campground (Locale) Wasatch County, UT 2.3 mi. S 8291  Iron Mine Mountain 
Broadhead Meadows (Flat) Wasatch County, UT 2.2 mi. NE 9515  Mirror Lake 


Taxon Links for species Dasiphora fruticosa  (L.) Rydb.

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

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