Utah Valley University Herbarium


Accession # 17788 
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Species Ericameria nauseosa (Pall. ex Pursh) Nesom & Baird
Infraspecific    subsp. consimilis (Greene) G.L. Nesom & G.I. Baird
Common name   desert rubber rabbitbrush
R. Van Buren   1657  
   with J. Cooper
Coll. Date 25 July 2007 
United States
Emery County
Locality Gunnison Valley, Green River (town), on air pad road S of railroad tracks.
     Elev.: 4075 ft. (1242 m.)
Latitude Longitude 38° 59'  18.1" N, 110° 9'  43.3" 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: L16S1. 


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

     Ericameria nauseosa ssp. consimilis (Greene) Nesom & Baird

Common Name(s): rubber rabbitbrush.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=525039, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Magnoliopsida
                        Subclass: Asteridae
                            Order: Asterales
                                Family: Asteraceae
                                    Genus: Ericameria
                                        Species: Ericameria nauseosa
                                            Subspecies: Ericameria nauseosa ssp. consimilis


Images of other samples of the same species:
specimen image: 12417s1.jpg 

Nearby Accessions

  There are no nearby accessions.


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Book Cliff School (School) Emery County, UT 1636 ft. NE 4068  Green River 
Green River Bible Church (Church) Emery County, UT 1826 ft. N 4082  Green River 
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (Church) Emery County, UT 2040 ft. N 4072  Green River 
First Baptist Church (Church) Emery County, UT 2006 ft. N 4082  Green River 
Green River (Populated Place) Emery County, UT 2512 ft. N 4075  Green River 
Green River Post Office (Post Office) Emery County, UT 2566 ft. N 4065  Green River 
Green River State Recreation Area (Park) Emery County, UT 2446 ft. NE 4059  Green River 
Green River High School (School) Emery County, UT 0.7 mi. N 4085  Green River 
Green River Campground (Locale) Emery County, UT 0.8 mi. S 4078  Green River 
Saleratus Wash (Valley) Emery County, UT 0.7 mi. SE   Jessies Twist 
Green River Airport (Airport) Emery County, UT 0.9 mi. NW 4101  Green River 
Elgin (Populated Place) Grand County, UT 0.9 mi. E 4072  Green River 
Browns Wash (Valley) Grand County, UT 1 mi. SE   Hatch Mesa 
Elgin Cemetery (Cemetery) Grand County, UT 2.4 mi. NE 4121  Blue Castle Butte 
Gunnison Valley (Basin) Grand County, UT 3.2 mi. NE 4177  Tusher Canyon 
Crystal Geyser (Spring) Grand County, UT 3.7 mi. S 4078  Green River 
Green River State Park (Park) Emery County, UT 4 mi. S 4124  Green River 
Daly (Locale) Grand County, UT 3.4 mi. E 4203  Green River NE 
Green River Heliport (Airport) Emery County, UT 3.5 mi. SW 4242  Green River 
Little Grand Wash (Valley) Grand County, UT 4.3 mi. S   Crescent Junction 


Taxon Links for species Ericameria nauseosa  (Pall. ex Pursh) Nesom & Baird

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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