Utah Valley University Herbarium


Accession # 18060 
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Species Salix geyeriana Andersson
Common name   Geyer's willow
R. Van Buren   1929  
   with J. Cooper
Coll. Date 04 September 2010 
United States
Daggett County
Locality Uinta Mountains, Sheep Creek Geologic Loop, Hope Creek, S of the junction with FR093.
     Elev.: 8225 ft. (2507 m.)
Latitude Longitude 40° 52'  58.7" N, 109° 45'  56.5" 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: L4S1. 


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

     Salix geyeriana Anderss.

     Salix geyeriana ssp. argentea (Bebb) E. Murr.
     Salix geyeriana var. argentea (Bebb) Schneid.
     Salix geyeriana var. meleina J.K. Henry
     Salix macrocarpa Nutt.
     Salix macrocarpa var. argentea Bebb
     Salix meleina (J.K. Henry) G.N. Jones

Common Name(s): Geyer willow, Geyer's willow.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=504965, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Magnoliopsida
                        Subclass: Dilleniidae
                            Order: Salicales
                                Family: Salicaceae
                                    Genus: Salix
                                        Species: Salix geyeriana


Images of other samples of the same species:
specimen image: 01293s1.jpg 
specimen image: 01297s1.jpg 
specimen image: 02379s1.jpg 
specimen image: 03488s1.jpg 
specimen image: 05851s1.jpg 
specimen image: 08991s1.jpg 

Nearby Accessions

Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
05667 Allium cernuum      "nodding wild onion" 1301 ft. SW
08883 Alopecurus aequalis  var. aequalis   "short-awn foxtail" 1358 ft. SW
05753 Anemone multifida  var. tetonensis   "Teton windflower" 1301 ft. SW
08888 Antennaria parvifolia      "small-leaf pussytoes" 1358 ft. SW
08890 Arabis hirsuta  var. glabrata   "hairy rockcress" 1358 ft. SW
05661 Arctostaphylos uva-ursi      "kinnikinnick" 1301 ft. SW
05749 Arnica longifolia      "spearleaf arnica" 1301 ft. SW
05750 Astragalus miser  var. oblongifolius   "timber milkvetch" 1301 ft. SW
08712 Boechera microphylla     1.4 mi. W
05670 Campanula rotundifolia      "bluebell bellflower" 1301 ft. SW
08892 Cercocarpus montanus      "alderleaf mountain mahogany" 1358 ft. SW
08709 Draba oligosperma  var. oligosperma   "few-seeded whitlow-cress" 1.4 mi. W
05660 Elymus elymoides  subsp. californicus   "California squirreltail" 1301 ft. SW
08887 Erysimum capitatum  var. capitatum   "sand dune wallflower" 1358 ft. SW
08886 Festuca saximontana  var. saximontana   "Rocky Mountain fescue" 1358 ft. SW
05678 Galium multiflorum  var. multiflorum  1301 ft. SW
05668 Koeleria macrantha      "prairie Junegrass" 1301 ft. SW
08711 Lomatium juniperinum      "juniper biscuitroot" 1.4 mi. W
08891 Lupinus lepidus  var. utahensis  1358 ft. SW
08707 Mertensia lanceolata  var. coriacea   "smooth foothill bluebells" 1.4 mi. W
08713 Microsteris gracilis  var. humilior   "slender phlox" 1.4 mi. W
08708 Noccaea montana  var. montana   "alpine pennycress" 1.4 mi. W
05748 Orthocarpus luteus      "yellow owl's-clover" 1301 ft. SW
08882 Penstemon caespitosus  var. caespitosus   "mat beardtongue" 1358 ft. SW
08889 Penstemon procerus  var. procerus   "pincushion beardtongue" 1358 ft. SW
05679 Penstemon procerus  var. procerus   "pincushion beardtongue" 1301 ft. SW
05752 Penstemon strictus      "Rocky Mountain beardtongue" 1301 ft. SW
08881 Physaria acutifolia  var. acutifolia   "sharpleaf twinpod" same section
08885 Potentilla diversifolia      "diverse-leaf cinquefoil" 1358 ft. SW
05662 Potentilla gracilis  var. pulcherrima   "beautiful cinquefoil" 1301 ft. SW
08714 Pulsatilla patens  subsp. multifida   "cut-leaf anemone" 1.4 mi. W
18065 Ribes inerme      "whitestem gooseberry" 1.1 mi. W
08884 Rorippa islandica  var. glabra  1358 ft. SW
18061 Salix bebbiana      "Bebb willow" 1.1 mi. W
18064 Salix boothii      "Booth's willow" 1.1 mi. W
18062 Salix geyeriana      "Geyer's willow" 1.1 mi. W
18063 Salix geyeriana      "Geyer's willow" 1.1 mi. W
05666 Solidago nana      "dwarf goldenrod" 1301 ft. SW
08710 Trifolium gymnocarpon      "hollyleaf clover" 1.4 mi. W


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Whiskey Creek (Stream) Daggett County, UT 0.6 mi. NW   Jessen Butte 
Windy Ridge (Ridge) Daggett County, UT 0.9 mi. NE 8393  Jessen Butte 
Summit Springs Guard Station (Locale) Daggett County, UT 1.1 mi. E 8281  Manila 
Summit Springs (Spring) Daggett County, UT 1.1 mi. E 8239  Manila 
Lost Spring (Spring) Daggett County, UT 1.7 mi. S 8120  Leidy Peak 
Ute Mountain (Summit) Daggett County, UT 1.6 mi. SW 8836  Leidy Peak 
Honslinger Creek (Stream) Daggett County, UT 2 mi. SE   Leidy Peak 
Sheep Creek Hill (Summit) Daggett County, UT 2.7 mi. N 7874  Jessen Butte 
Scraper Spring (Spring) Daggett County, UT 2.2 mi. SE 8061  Elk Park 
Palisade Campground (Locale) Daggett County, UT 2.4 mi. NW 7054  Jessen Butte 
Palisades Memorial Park (Park) Daggett County, UT 2.4 mi. NW 7018  Jessen Butte 
Hope Creek (Stream) Daggett County, UT 2.5 mi. NW   Jessen Butte 
Big Spring (Spring) Daggett County, UT 2.6 mi. NW 6972  Jessen Butte 
Deep Creek (Stream) Daggett County, UT 2.5 mi. SE   Leidy Peak 
Mahogany Draw (Valley) Daggett County, UT 2.5 mi. NW   Jessen Butte 
Death Valley Enclosure (Locale) Daggett County, UT 2.4 mi. NE 7888  Manila 
Carter Creek Bridge (Bridge) Daggett County, UT 2.6 mi. SE 7632  Elk Park 
Deep Creek Campground (Locale) Daggett County, UT 2.7 mi. SE 7664  Elk Park 
Deep Creek Campground Bridge (Bridge) Daggett County, UT 2.7 mi. SE 7701  Elk Park 
Deep Creek Bridge (Bridge) Daggett County, UT 2.7 mi. SE 7664  Elk Park 


Taxon Links for species Salix geyeriana  Andersson

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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