Utah Valley University Herbarium


Accession # 17858 
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Species Ericameria parryi (A. Gray) Nesom & Baird
Infraspecific    var. parryi 
Common name   Parry's rabbitbrush
R. Van Buren   1727  
   with J. Cooper
Coll. Date 09 August 2007 
United States
Washington County
Locality Upper Kolob Plateau, Lava Point Road, ca. 0.2 mile E of the junction with the Kolob Terrace Road.
     Elev.: 7933 ft. (2418 m.)
Latitude Longitude 37° 23'  34.6" N, 113° 3'  1.4" 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: L12S1. 


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

     Ericameria parryi var. parryi (Gray) Nesom & Baird

     Chrysothamnus parryi (Gray) Greene
     Chrysothamnus parryi ssp. typicus Hall & Clements

Common Name(s): green rabbitbrush, Parry's rabbitbrush.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=531201, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Magnoliopsida
                        Subclass: Asteridae
                            Order: Asterales
                                Family: Asteraceae
                                    Genus: Ericameria
                                        Species: Ericameria parryi
                                            Variety: Ericameria parryi var. parryi


Nearby Accessions

Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
17855 Chrysothamnus depressus      "dwarf rabbitbrush" 1.4 mi. SE
17857 Ericameria parryi  var. nevadensis   "Nevada rabbitbrush" 1.4 mi. SE
17856 Ribes cereum      "wax currant" 1.4 mi. SE


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Bear Creek (Stream) Washington County, UT 1467 ft. NE   Kolob Reservoir 
Bear Valley (Valley) Washington County, UT 2196 ft. N   Kolob Reservoir 
Blue Springs Reservoir Dam (Dam) Washington County, UT 2369 ft. NE 7924  Kolob Reservoir 
Blue Springs Reservoir (Reservoir) Washington County, UT 2512 ft. NE 7920  Kolob Reservoir 
Lower Kolob Plateau (Plain) Washington County, UT 2820 ft. S 7953  Kolob Reservoir 
Home Valley Knoll (Summit) Washington County, UT 0.6 mi. S 8127  Kolob Reservoir 
Blue Springs (Spring) Washington County, UT 0.6 mi. N 7950  Kolob Reservoir 
Lamareau Ranch (Locale) Washington County, UT 0.9 mi. SW 7878  Kolob Reservoir 
Upper Kolob Plateau (Plain) Washington County, UT 1 mi. SW 7914  Kolob Reservoir 
Oak Spring Valley (Valley) Washington County, UT 1.3 mi. S   Kolob Reservoir 
Lava Point Campground (Locale) Washington County, UT 1.3 mi. SE 7822  Kolob Reservoir 
Lava Point (Cape) Washington County, UT 1.4 mi. SE 7723  Kolob Reservoir 
Little Creek Peak (Summit) Washington County, UT 1.5 mi. W 8698  Kolob Reservoir 
Goose Creek Knoll (Summit) Washington County, UT 1.6 mi. SE 7563  Kolob Reservoir 
Little Creek Sinks (Basin) Washington County, UT 1.8 mi. SW 7641  The Guardian Angels 
Little Creek Valley (Valley) Washington County, UT 2 mi. SW   Kolob Reservoir 
Kolob Peak (Summit) Washington County, UT 2.2 mi. N 8928  Kolob Reservoir 
Kolob Reservoir (Reservoir) Washington County, UT 2.7 mi. N 8094  Kolob Reservoir 
Kolob Creek Reservoir (Reservoir) Washington County, UT 2.7 mi. N 8140  Kolob Reservoir 
Kolob Creek Dam (Dam) Washington County, UT 2.7 mi. N 8140  Kolob Reservoir 


Taxon Links for species Ericameria parryi  (A. Gray) 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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