Utah Valley University Herbarium


Accession # 17879 
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   1748  
   with J. Cooper
Coll. Date 10 August 2007 
United States
Iron County
Locality Markagunt Plateau, along Utah Highway 14, ca. 0.5 miles W of the junction with Utah Highway 148;
     Elev.: 9908 ft. (3020 m.)
Latitude Longitude 37° 34'  4" N, 112° 50'  40.9" 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: L9S1; <5 dm, yellow flower. 


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.
17880 Ericameria zionis      "Zion goldenbush" 1307 ft. E
03935 Pinus longaeva      "Great Basin bristlecone pine" same section


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Gooseberry Point (Summit) Iron County, UT 0.7 mi. S 10348  Navajo Lake 
Zion Canyon View (Locale) Iron County, UT 0.8 mi. W 9784  Navajo Lake 
Simpkins Spring (Spring) Iron County, UT 1.5 mi. S 8875  Navajo Lake 
Lundale Spring (Spring) Iron County, UT 1.7 mi. N 10496  Navajo Lake 
Blowhard Mountain (Summit) Iron County, UT 2.1 mi. N 10591  Navajo Lake 
Spectra Point (Cape) Iron County, UT 2.5 mi. N 10414  Navajo Lake 
Cedar Breaks Lodge (Locale) Iron County, UT 2.8 mi. N 10434  Navajo Lake 
Te-ah Campground (Locale) Kane County, UT 2.7 mi. SE 9190  Navajo Lake 
Mill Creek (Stream) Iron County, UT 2.9 mi. S   Navajo Lake 
The Craters (Crater) Iron County, UT 2.9 mi. NE 10210  Navajo Lake 
Point Supreme Campground (Locale) Iron County, UT 3 mi. N 10283  Navajo Lake 
Boy Scout Spring (Spring) Kane County, UT 2.8 mi. SE 9256  Navajo Lake 
Wasatch Rampart (Cliff) Iron County, UT 3.1 mi. N 9846  Navajo Lake 
Olsen Spring (Spring) Kane County, UT 2.8 mi. SE 9262  Navajo Lake 
Cedar Breaks Visitor Center (Locale) Iron County, UT 3.2 mi. N 10279  Navajo Lake 
Midway Valley (Valley) Iron County, UT 2.6 mi. E   Navajo Lake 
Point Supreme (Cape) Iron County, UT 3.3 mi. N 9892  Navajo Lake 
Meadow Spring (Spring) Kane County, UT 3.3 mi. S 8691  Navajo Lake 
Slip Canyon (Valley) Iron County, UT 3.5 mi. N   Navajo Lake 
Lundell Spring (Spring) Iron County, UT 2.8 mi. W 9387  Webster Flat 


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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