Utah Valley University Herbarium


Accession # 15639 
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Species Buddleja utahensis Coville
W. Fertig   24541  
   with L. Fertig
Coll. Date 27 April 2009 
United States
Mohave County
Locality Mojave Desert: Beaver Dam Mountains, ca 1 mile N of Interstate 15 at Cedar Pockets exit, ca 3 miles S of UT state line and 12 miles SW of St. George.
     Elev.: 2500 ft. (762 m.)
Latitude Longitude 37° 57'  48.3" N, 113° 48'  11.34" W
Township Range T41S R14W S10 NE1/4 NW1/4  
Datum NAD83 
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.


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

     Buddleja utahensis Coville

Common Name(s): Panamint butterflybush, Utah butterflybush, Utah butterfly-bush.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=29920, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Magnoliopsida
                        Subclass: Asteridae
                            Order: Scrophulariales
                                Family: Buddlejaceae
                                    Genus: Buddleja
                                        Species: Buddleja utahensis


Available images of this specimen (click to view):
specimen image: 15639s1.jpg

Images of other samples of the same species:
specimen image: 02628s1.jpg 
specimen image: 04188s1.jpg 
specimen image: 05311s1.jpg 
specimen image: 09342s1.jpg 
specimen image: 11364c1.jpg 
specimen image: 11364d1.jpg 
specimen image: 11364s1.jpg 
specimen image: 15456s1.jpg 

Nearby Accessions

Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
15642 Bebbia juncea  var. aspera   "sweetbush" same section
15640 Brickellia atractyloides  var. atractyloides   "spearleaf brickellbush" same section
15641 Encelia frutescens  var. virginensis   "Virgin River brittlebush" same section
15643 Thymophylla pentachaeta  var. belenidium  same section


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Upper Trough Spring (Spring) Iron County, UT 1.9 mi. SW 6378  Bannion Spring 
North Trough Spring (Spring) Iron County, UT 2.7 mi. N 6188  Steamboat Mountain 
Lower Trough Spring (Spring) Iron County, UT 2.6 mi. SW 5804  Bannion Spring 
Wilson Canyon (Valley) Iron County, UT 2.7 mi. NE   Steamboat Mountain 
Mustang Spring (Spring) Iron County, UT 3.2 mi. N 6172  Steamboat Mountain 
Trail Draw (Valley) Iron County, UT 2.8 mi. NE   Bible Spring 
Pace Spring (Spring) Iron County, UT 3.6 mi. NE 6135  Steamboat Mountain 
Rosebud Spring (Spring) Iron County, UT 3.6 mi. W 6903  Bannion Spring 
Serviceberry Spring (Spring) Iron County, UT 3.9 mi. W 7159  Bannion Spring 
Spanish George Spring (Spring) Iron County, UT 4.5 mi. N 6687  Steamboat Mountain 
Bannion Spring (Spring) Iron County, UT 4.2 mi. NW 6749  Bannion Spring 
Peaks Spring (Spring) Iron County, UT 4.3 mi. W 6897  Eightmile Spring 
Marys Hollow (Valley) Iron County, UT 5.3 mi. S   Eightmile Spring 
Tillie Creek (Stream) Iron County, UT 5.3 mi. SW   Eightmile Spring 
White Cliff (Cliff) Iron County, UT 5.5 mi. NE 6759  Bible Spring 
Negro Liza Wash (Valley) Iron County, UT 5.9 mi. SE   Steamboat Mountain 


Taxon Links for species Buddleja utahensis  Coville

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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