Utah Valley University Herbarium


Accession # 17793 
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Species Ericameria nauseosa (Pall. ex Pursh) Nesom & Baird
Infraspecific    var. juncea (Greene) G.L. Nesom & G.I. Baird
R. Van Buren   1662  
   with J. Cooper
Coll. Date 25 July 2007 
United States
Grand County
Locality Dead Horse Point Road (Utah Highway 313), view area ca. 4.5 miles E of the junction with U.S. Highway 191, SW of the rim of Sevenmile Canyon;
     Elev.: 4977 ft. (1517 m.)
Latitude Longitude 38° 38'  43.7" N, 109° 44'  11.9" 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: L17S6; 6 dm high. 


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

     Ericameria nauseosa var. juncea (Greene) Nesom & Baird

     Chrysothamnus nauseosus ssp. junceus (Greene) Hall & Clements
     Chrysothamnus nauseosus var. junceus (Greene) Hall
     Ericameria nauseosa ssp. consimilis var. juncea (Greene) Nesom & Baird

Common Name(s): rubber rabbitbrush.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=566631, 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
                                            Variety: Ericameria nauseosa var. juncea


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

Nearby Accessions

Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
17795 Artemisia bigelovii      "Bigelow's sagebrush" same section
17792 Asteraceae      same section
17794 Chrysothamnus viscidiflorus  var. stenophyllus  same section
17790 Eriogonum contortum      "Grand Junction wild buckwheat" same section
17796 Eriogonum leptocladon      "sand wild buckwheat" 2176 ft. SE
17789 Quercus x eastwoodiae  hybrid [gambelii x havardii x turbinella?]  same section
17791 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
South Fork Sevenmile Canyon (Valley) Grand County, UT 0.8 mi. E   The Knoll 
Monitor Butte (Summit) Grand County, UT 1 mi. N 5456  Merrimac Butte 
Merrimac Butte (Summit) Grand County, UT 1.2 mi. N 5086  Merrimac Butte 
Courthouse Pasture (Flat) Grand County, UT 2.3 mi. N 5017  Merrimac Butte 
Arths Pasture (Flat) Grand County, UT 2.6 mi. S 5266  Gold Bar Canyon 
Determination Towers (Pillar) Grand County, UT 2.7 mi. N 4902  Jug Rock 
Determination Towers (Summit) Grand County, UT 2.7 mi. N 4892  Jug Rock 
Uranium Arch (Arch) Grand County, UT 2.7 mi. NE 5240  Merrimac Butte 
Lone Mesa (Area) Grand County, UT 2.4 mi. W 5788  Jug Rock 
Jacks Arch (Arch) Grand County, UT 2.5 mi. E 5210  Merrimac Butte 
Corral Canyon (Valley) Grand County, UT 3.6 mi. NE   Merrimac Butte 
Courthouse Rock (Summit) Grand County, UT 4 mi. N 4912  Merrimac Butte 
Slickensides Arch (Arch) Grand County, UT 4.4 mi. N 4557  Merrimac Butte 
Gemini Bridges (Arch) Grand County, UT 4.4 mi. S 4981  Gold Bar Canyon 
Cedar Ridge (Ridge) Grand County, UT 4.1 mi. NE 4508  Merrimac Butte 
Courthouse Spring (Spring) Grand County, UT 4.7 mi. N 4531  Merrimac Butte 
Crips Hole (Flat) Grand County, UT 4.6 mi. S 5364  The Knoll 
Mill Canyon (Valley) Grand County, UT 4.9 mi. N   Jug Rock 
Dalton Well (Well) Grand County, UT 5.1 mi. N 4403  Merrimac Butte 
Cedar Ridge Well (Well) Grand County, UT 4.9 mi. NE 4360  Merrimac Butte 


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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