Utah Valley University Herbarium


Accession # 17876 
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   1745  
   with J. Cooper
Coll. Date 10 August 2007 
United States
Kane County
Locality Markagunt Plateau, E of Harris Flat, Utah Highway 14, near the junction with FR063.
     Elev.: 7838 ft. (2389 m.)
Latitude Longitude 37° 29'  29.8" N, 112° 33'  47.6" 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: L8S1. 


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.
17877 Chrysothamnus depressus      "dwarf rabbitbrush" same section
17878 Penstemon linarioides      "toadflax beardtongue" same section


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Harris Flat (Flat) Kane County, UT 0.7 mi. W 7805  Long Valley Junction 
Ikes Valley (Valley) Kane County, UT 2.3 mi. N   Asay Bench 
McDonald Lake (Reservoir) Kane County, UT 2.2 mi. NE 7484  Asay Bench 
McDonald Lake Dam (Dam) Kane County, UT 2.2 mi. NE 7494  Asay Bench 
Swains Creek (Stream) Kane County, UT 2.7 mi. N   Strawberry Point 
Strawberry Creek (Stream) Kane County, UT 2.7 mi. N   Strawberry Point 
Billingsly Creek (Stream) Kane County, UT 2.3 mi. W   Long Valley Junction 
Black Rock Spring (Spring) Kane County, UT 3 mi. N 7723  Asay Bench 
Castle Creek Dam (Dam) Kane County, UT 3 mi. NE 7372  Asay Bench 
Castle Creek Reservoir (Reservoir) Kane County, UT 3 mi. NE 7372  Asay Bench 
Gravel Pass (Gap) Kane County, UT 2.8 mi. E 7477  Long Valley Junction 
Long Valley Junction (Populated Place) Kane County, UT 2.9 mi. E 7481  Long Valley Junction 
Harris Spring (Spring) Kane County, UT 3 mi. SW 7861  Long Valley Junction 
Uinta Flat (Flat) Garfield County, UT 3.5 mi. N 7861  Asay Bench 
Seaman Canyon (Valley) Kane County, UT 3.5 mi. S   Long Valley Junction 
Cold Spring (Spring) Kane County, UT 3.1 mi. NW 7993  Asay Bench 
Gravel Spring (Spring) Kane County, UT 3 mi. E 7422  Long Valley Junction 
Harris Spring Hollow (Valley) Kane County, UT 3.1 mi. W   Long Valley Junction 
Birch Canyon (Valley) Kane County, UT 3.3 mi. SE   Alton 
Asay Bench (Bench) Garfield County, UT 3.9 mi. N 7851  Asay Bench 


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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