Utah Valley University Herbarium


Accession # 18065 
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Species Ribes inerme Rydb.
Common name   whitestem gooseberry
R. Van Buren   1934  
   with J. Cooper
Coll. Date 04 September 2010 
United States
Daggett County
Locality Uinta Mountains, Sheep Creek Geologic Loop, Summit Springs Guard Station vicinity;
     Elev.: 8261 ft. (2518 m.)
Latitude Longitude 40° 52'  43" N, 109° 44'  40.8" 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: L5S5. 


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

     Ribes inerme Rydb.

Common Name(s): whitestem gooseberries, whitestem gooseberry.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=24473, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Magnoliopsida
                        Subclass: Rosidae
                            Order: Rosales
                                Family: Grossulariaceae
                                    Genus: Ribes
                                        Species: Ribes inerme


Images of other samples of the same species:
specimen image: 01295s1.jpg 
specimen image: 01591s1.jpg 
specimen image: 02263s1.jpg 
specimen image: 02286s1.jpg 
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specimen image: 07690s1.jpg 
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specimen image: 11910d1.jpg 
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Nearby Accessions

Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
05667 Allium cernuum      "nodding wild onion" same section
08883 Alopecurus aequalis  var. aequalis   "short-awn foxtail" same section
05753 Anemone multifida  var. tetonensis   "Teton windflower" same section
08888 Antennaria parvifolia      "small-leaf pussytoes" same section
08890 Arabis hirsuta  var. glabrata   "hairy rockcress" same section
05661 Arctostaphylos uva-ursi      "kinnikinnick" same section
05749 Arnica longifolia      "spearleaf arnica" same section
05750 Astragalus miser  var. oblongifolius   "timber milkvetch" same section
08712 Boechera microphylla     1286 ft. W
05670 Campanula rotundifolia      "bluebell bellflower" same section
08892 Cercocarpus montanus      "alderleaf mountain mahogany" same section
08709 Draba oligosperma  var. oligosperma   "few-seeded whitlow-cress" 1286 ft. W
05660 Elymus elymoides  subsp. californicus   "California squirreltail" same section
08887 Erysimum capitatum  var. capitatum   "sand dune wallflower" same section
08886 Festuca saximontana  var. saximontana   "Rocky Mountain fescue" same section
05678 Galium multiflorum  var. multiflorum  same section
05668 Koeleria macrantha      "prairie Junegrass" same section
08711 Lomatium juniperinum      "juniper biscuitroot" 1286 ft. W
08891 Lupinus lepidus  var. utahensis  same section
08707 Mertensia lanceolata  var. coriacea   "smooth foothill bluebells" 1286 ft. W
08713 Microsteris gracilis  var. humilior   "slender phlox" 1286 ft. W
08708 Noccaea montana  var. montana   "alpine pennycress" 1286 ft. W
05748 Orthocarpus luteus      "yellow owl's-clover" same section
08882 Penstemon caespitosus  var. caespitosus   "mat beardtongue" same section
08889 Penstemon procerus  var. procerus   "pincushion beardtongue" same section
05679 Penstemon procerus  var. procerus   "pincushion beardtongue" same section
05752 Penstemon strictus      "Rocky Mountain beardtongue" same section
08881 Physaria acutifolia  var. acutifolia   "sharpleaf twinpod" same section
12442 Poa nemoralis  subsp. interior   "interior bluegrass" 2.1 mi. S
08885 Potentilla diversifolia      "diverse-leaf cinquefoil" same section
05662 Potentilla gracilis  var. pulcherrima   "beautiful cinquefoil" same section
08714 Pulsatilla patens  subsp. multifida   "cut-leaf anemone" 1286 ft. W
08884 Rorippa islandica  var. glabra  same section
18061 Salix bebbiana      "Bebb willow" same section
18064 Salix boothii      "Booth's willow" same section
18062 Salix geyeriana      "Geyer's willow" same section
18063 Salix geyeriana      "Geyer's willow" same section
18060 Salix geyeriana      "Geyer's willow" 1.1 mi. E
05666 Solidago nana      "dwarf goldenrod" same section
08710 Trifolium gymnocarpon      "hollyleaf clover" 1286 ft. W


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Summit Springs (Spring) Daggett County, UT 195 ft. N 8239  Manila 
Summit Springs Guard Station (Locale) Daggett County, UT 177 ft. SW 8281  Manila 
Windy Ridge (Ridge) Daggett County, UT 1.2 mi. N 8393  Jessen Butte 
Honslinger Creek (Stream) Daggett County, UT 1.3 mi. S   Leidy Peak 
Scraper Spring (Spring) Daggett County, UT 1.2 mi. SE 8061  Elk Park 
Deep Creek (Stream) Daggett County, UT 1.6 mi. S   Leidy Peak 
Carter Creek Bridge (Bridge) Daggett County, UT 1.7 mi. SE 7632  Elk Park 
Lost Spring (Spring) Daggett County, UT 1.7 mi. SW 8120  Leidy Peak 
Death Valley Enclosure (Locale) Daggett County, UT 1.7 mi. NE 7888  Manila 
Deep Creek Campground Bridge (Bridge) Daggett County, UT 1.8 mi. SE 7701  Elk Park 
Deep Creek Campground (Locale) Daggett County, UT 1.8 mi. SE 7664  Elk Park 
Deep Creek Bridge (Bridge) Daggett County, UT 1.8 mi. SE 7664  Elk Park 
Scraper Spring Draw (Valley) Daggett County, UT 1.8 mi. SE   Elk Park 
Whiskey Creek (Stream) Daggett County, UT 1.7 mi. NW   Jessen Butte 
East Fork Deep Creek (Stream) Daggett County, UT 2.4 mi. S   Elk Park 
Dowds Hole (Lake) Daggett County, UT 1.9 mi. E 7664  Manila 
Dowds Hole Enclosure (Locale) Daggett County, UT 2 mi. E 7678  Manila 
Sheep Creek Hill (Summit) Daggett County, UT 2.9 mi. N 7874  Jessen Butte 
Elk Park (Flat) Daggett County, UT 2.8 mi. SE 8038  Elk Park 
Ute Mountain (Summit) Daggett County, UT 2.6 mi. W 8836  Leidy Peak 


Taxon Links for species Ribes inerme  Rydb.

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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