Utah Valley University Herbarium


Accession # 17967 
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Species Ericameria greenei (A. Gray) G.L. Nesom
Common name   Greene's goldenbush
R. Van Buren   1836  
   with J. Cooper
Coll. Date 05 August 2010 
United States
Beaver County
Locality Escalante Desert, Thermo Hot Springs vicinity, near the hot springs ca. 1.1 miles SE of the railroad tracks;
     Elev.: 5069 ft. (1545 m.)
Latitude Longitude 38° 8'  58.4" N, 113° 13'  49.8" 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: L2S2. 


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

     Ericameria greenei (Gray) Nesom

     Haplopappus bloomeri var. greenei (Gray) Cronq.
     Haplopappus greenei Gray
     Haplopappus greenei var. mollis Gray
     Macronema greenei (Gray) Greene

Common Name(s): Greene's goldenbush, slender goldenrod.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=502365, click for more information and references)

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


Nearby Accessions

Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
17966 Ericameria nauseosa      "rubber rabbitbrush" same section
17965 Ericameria nauseosa      "rubber rabbitbrush" 1.1 mi. N


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Brown Knoll (Summit) Iron County, UT 1.3 mi. S 5236  Thermo 
Thermo Hot Springs (Spring) Beaver County, UT 2.2 mi. NE 5043  Thermo 
Old Rambler Hill (Summit) Iron County, UT 2.1 mi. E 5282  Thermo 
Wood Canyon (Valley) Iron County, UT 2.7 mi. S   Badger Peak 
Blue Knoll (Summit) Iron County, UT 3.8 mi. S 5519  Latimer 
First Canyon (Valley) Iron County, UT 3.9 mi. S   Badger Peak 
Second Canyon (Valley) Iron County, UT 5 mi. S   Badger Peak 
Dead Horse Point (Summit) Beaver County, UT 5.1 mi. N 5355  Thermo 
Third Canyon (Valley) Iron County, UT 5.2 mi. S   Badger Peak 
Blue Knoll Well (Well) Iron County, UT 4.7 mi. SW 5089  Latimer 
Hot Springs Peaks (Summit) Iron County, UT 5.1 mi. SE 6309  Badger Peak 
Thermo (Populated Place) Beaver County, UT 5.5 mi. NE 5036  Thermo 
Badger Peak (Summit) Iron County, UT 5.3 mi. SE 6647  Badger Peak 
Twin Peaks (Summit) Iron County, UT 5.8 mi. SE 6651  Badger Peak 
Lamoreaux Well (Well) Beaver County, UT 5.8 mi. N 5319  Burns Knoll 
Can Knoll (Summit) Beaver County, UT 6.2 mi. NW 5296  Burns Knoll 


Taxon Links for species Ericameria greenei  (A. Gray) G.L. Nesom

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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