Utah Valley University Herbarium

Label

 
Accession # 17903 
Family
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Family
AsteraceaeAsteraceaeAsteraceae  
Species Peucephyllum schottii A. Gray
Common name   Schott's desert-fir
Collector(s)
R. Van Buren   1772  
   with J. Cooper
Coll. Date 16 April 2010 
Country
State/Province
County
United States
Arizona
Mohave County
Locality Virgin River Gorge, 0.5 mile SW of Cedar Pocket Exit of I-15;
     Elev.: 2198 ft. (670 m.)
Latitude Longitude 36° 56'  55.8" N, 113° 48'  12.6" W
Datum Not recorded
Uncertainty Polygon diameter (with coordinate as origin): 30" (900 m.)
Voucher Voucher for "Woody Plants of Utah" by R. Van Buren, K.T. Harper, J. Cooper 
Specimen Notes Journal Code: L13S1. 

Taxonomy


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

     Peucephyllum schottii Gray

Common Name(s): pygmy cedar, pygmycedar, Schott's pygmycedar.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=504267, click for more information and references)

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

Images

Images of other samples of the same species:
specimen image: 04145s2.jpg 
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Nearby Accessions


Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
11990 Allionia incarnata      "trailing windmills" 1.2 mi. SE
14802 Aloysia wrightii      "Wright's beebrush" same section
11367 Argemone munita  var. rotundata  same section
11361 Baileya multiradiata      "desert marigold" 1 mi. N
14021 Bebbia juncea      "sweetbush" 2727 ft. NW
05592 Bebbia juncea  var. aspera   "sweetbush" 2.1 mi. SE
11980 Bebbia juncea  var. aspera   "sweetbush" 1.5 mi. SE
05591 Brickellia atractyloides      "spearleaf brickellbush" 2.1 mi. SE
14804 Brickellia atractyloides      "spearleaf brickellbush" same section
14800 Brickellia longifolia      "long-leaf brickellbush" same section
11364 Buddleja utahensis      "Utah butterflybush" 1 mi. N
11362 Camissonia multijuga      "frost-stem suncup" 1 mi. N
13211 Camissonia multijuga      "frost-stem suncup" 1 mi. N
10054 Candelariella rosulans      "eggyolk lichen" 2 mi. SE
11365 Castilleja chromosa      "common paintbrush" 1 mi. N
02669 Cercis occidentalis     1.2 mi. SE
11974 Chilopsis linearis      "desert willow" 1.5 mi. SE
03985 Chilopsis linearis      "desert willow" 1.5 mi. SE
11978 Dasyochloa pulchella      "desert fluffgrass" 1.5 mi. SE
14801 Encelia virginensis      "Virgin River brittlebush" same section
14803 Ephedra fasciculata      "Mojave ephedra" same section
14799 Eriogonum fasciculatum  var. polifolium   "Eastern Mojave wild buckwheat" same section
11991 Eriogonum fusiforme      "Grand Valley desert trumpet" 1.2 mi. SE
11979 Eriogonum heermannii  var. sulcatum   "Heermann's wild buckwheat" 1.5 mi. SE
05595 Eriogonum heermannii  var. sulcatum   "Heermann's wild buckwheat" 2.1 mi. SE
11358 Eriogonum inflatum  var. inflatum   "desert trumpet" 1 mi. N
11975 Eriogonum insigne      "ladder wild buckwheat" 1.5 mi. SE
11989 Gaura coccinea      "scarlet beeblossom" 1.2 mi. SE
11973 Mentzelia pterosperma      "winged-seed blazingstar" 1.5 mi. SE
11359 Mortonia scabrella      "Rio Grande saddlebush" 1 mi. N
14805 Mortonia scabrella  var. utahensis  same section
11360 Nicotiana trigonophylla      "desert tobacco" 1 mi. N
11355 Parietaria pensylvanica      "Pennsylvania pellitory" 1 mi. N
11357 Pectocarya heterocarpa      "chuckwalla combseed" 1 mi. N
14019 Phacelia ambigua      "notch-leaf scorpionweed" 2924 ft. NW
11368 Physalis crassifolia      "yellow nightshade groundcherry" same section
11356 Plantago insularis      "desert plantain" 1 mi. N
16842 Plantago ovata      "desert plantain" 2861 ft. NW
10052 Pleopsidium flavum     2 mi. SE
16840 Psilostrophe cooperi      "whitestem paperflower" 2861 ft. NW
05593 Scopulophila rixfordii      "Rixford's rockwort" 2.1 mi. SE
16841 Thymophylla pentachaeta      "five-needled pricklyleaf" 2861 ft. NW
14020 Thymophylla pentachaeta      "five-needled pricklyleaf" 2924 ft. NW
11366 Thymophylla pentachaeta  var. belenidium   "five-needled pricklyleaf" same section
11363 Thymophylla pentachaeta  var. belenidium   "five-needled pricklyleaf" 1 mi. N
11977 Thymophylla pentachaeta  var. belenidium   "five-needled pricklyleaf" 1.5 mi. SE
11976 Tiquilia canescens      "woody crinklemat" 1.5 mi. SE
10053 Xanthoparmelia mexicana      "Mexican xanthoparmelia lichen" 2 mi. SE

Locale


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Mountain Sheep Wash (Valley) Mohave County, AZ 2355 ft. S   Mount Bangs 
Cedar Pockets Wash (Valley) Washington County, UT 1 mi. NE   Jarvis Peak 
Cedar Pockets Wash (Valley) Mohave County, AZ 1 mi. NE   Jarvis Peak 
Sullivans Canyon (Valley) Mohave County, AZ 1.1 mi. SW   Mount Bangs 
Beaver Dam Mountains Wilderness (Reserve) Mohave County, AZ 3.9 mi. NE 4774  Mountain Sheep Spring 
Grey Points (Cliff) Mohave County, AZ 3.7 mi. E 3950  Purgatory Canyon 
The Narrows (Valley) Mohave County, AZ 3.9 mi. SW   Mountain Sheep Spring 
Yellow Knolls (Summit) Mohave County, AZ 3.9 mi. NE 2658  Purgatory Canyon 
Mountain Sheep Spring (Spring) Mohave County, AZ 5.2 mi. S 4662  Mountain Sheep Spring 
Lime Hills (Ridge) Mohave County, AZ 4.4 mi. E 4502  Purgatory Canyon 
Lost Spring (Spring) Mohave County, AZ 5.5 mi. S 4062  Mount Bangs 
Black Rock Gulch (Valley) Mohave County, AZ 4.6 mi. E   Wolf Hole Mountain West 
Blakes Lambing Grounds (Area) Mohave County, AZ 5 mi. NE 3996  Purgatory Canyon 
Tabeau Peak (Summit) Washington County, UT 5.7 mi. NW 4341  Jarvis Peak 
Bulldog Canyon (Valley) Washington County, UT 6.3 mi. N   Jarvis Peak 
Bulldog Knolls (Range) Washington County, UT 6.4 mi. N 3373  Jarvis Peak 

Links

Taxon Links for species Peucephyllum schottii  A. Gray

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

External link to this species in the UVU Herbarium:
http://herbarium.UVU.edu/virtual/search.asp?taxon=Peucephyllum+schottii

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