Utah Valley University Herbarium


Accession # 17920 
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Species Ericameria linearifolia (DC.) Urbatsch & Wussow
Common name   narrow-leaf goldenbush
R. Van Buren   1789  
   with J. Cooper
Coll. Date 14 May 2010 
United States
Washington County
Locality Beaver Dam Mountains, Castle Cliff Wash, along Old Highway 91, ca. 1.5 road miles SW of Utah Hill Summit.
     Elev.: 4186 ft. (1276 m.)
Latitude Longitude 37° 4'  47.7" N, 113° 51'  44.2" 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: L6S2. 


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

     Ericameria linearifolia (DC.) Urbatsch & Wussow

     Haplopappus linearifolius DC.
     Haplopappus linearifolius ssp. interior (Coville) Hall
     Haplopappus linearifolius var. interior (Coville) M.E. Jones
     Stenotopsis interior (Coville) Rydb.
     Stenotopsis linearifolia (DC.) Rydb.
     Stenotopsis linearifolia var. interior (Coville) Hall

Common Name(s): narrowleaf goldenbush, slimleaf goldenbush.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=37327, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Magnoliopsida
                        Subclass: Asteridae
                            Order: Asterales
                                Family: Asteraceae
                                    Genus: Ericameria
                                        Species: Ericameria linearifolia


Nearby Accessions

Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
15274 Arctostaphylos pringlei      "Pringle manzanita" same section
14808 Ericameria laricifolia      "turpentine bush" 1.2 mi. SE
14812 Salazaria mexicana      "Mexican bladdersage" same section
17919 Senecio flaccidus  var. monoensis   "Mono ragwort" same section


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Summit Spring Wash (Valley) Washington County, UT 2463 ft. SW   Castle Cliff 
Summit Spring (Spring) Washington County, UT 1.2 mi. N 4600  Jarvis Peak 
Castle Cliff (Cliff) Washington County, UT 1.6 mi. SW 3862  Castle Cliff 
Castle Cliff (Cliff) Washington County, UT 2.1 mi. SW 4055  Castle Cliff 
Utah Hill Summit (Locale) Washington County, UT 2.5 mi. NE 4744  Jarvis Peak 
Westside Mine (Mine) Washington County, UT 2.4 mi. E 5794  Jarvis Peak 
Black Warrior Mine (Mine) Washington County, UT 2.5 mi. SE 6257  Jarvis Peak 
Welcome Spring (Spring) Washington County, UT 2.7 mi. W 4544  Castle Cliff 
Bulldog Knolls (Range) Washington County, UT 3.8 mi. S 3373  Jarvis Peak 
Bulldog Canyon (Valley) Washington County, UT 3.9 mi. S   Jarvis Peak 
Tahoari (Summit) Washington County, UT 3.2 mi. E 5502  Jarvis Peak 
Paymaster Mine Shaft (Mine) Washington County, UT 3.2 mi. E 5492  Jarvis Peak 
Joshua Tree Natural Area (Reserve) Washington County, UT 3.9 mi. SW 3140  Castle Cliff 
Apex Mine (Mine) Washington County, UT 3.4 mi. E 5243  Jarvis Peak 
Grapevine Spring (Spring) Washington County, UT 4.2 mi. N 5735  West Mountain Peak 
Jarvis Peak (Summit) Washington County, UT 3.7 mi. E 6411  Jarvis Peak 
Tabeau Peak (Summit) Washington County, UT 4.7 mi. S 4341  Jarvis Peak 
Middle Spring (Spring) Washington County, UT 4.4 mi. NW 4728  Castle Cliff 
Beaver Dam Mountains (Range) Washington County, UT 5.2 mi. N 6998  West Mountain Peak 
Cedar Pockets (Range) Washington County, UT 4.6 mi. SE 4564  Jarvis Peak 


Taxon Links for species Ericameria linearifolia  (DC.) Urbatsch & Wussow

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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