Utah Valley University Herbarium


Accession # 03646 
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Species Shepherdia rotundifolia Parry
Common name   round-leaf buffaloberry
J.G. Cooper   s.n.  
   with P.H.S. Botany Club
Coll. Date 08 October 1993 
United States
Garfield County
Locality Box-Death Hollow Wilderness area, up Pine Creek; Lower Box.
     Elev.: 6500 ft. (1982 m.)
Habitat Notes in the lower Box. 
Climate NCDC temperatures, daily high (red), daily average (green) and daily low (blue), from 1970 to 2000 at this location.   NCDC average monthly precipitation from 1970 to 2000 at this location.
Latitude Longitude 37° 50'  10" N, 111° 40'  5" W
Township Range T34S, R2E, Sec. 1, 12  
Datum Not recorded
Uncertainty Not calculated
TRS Notes Latitude and longitude were derived from township and range information and may be
inaccurate by as much as 0.7 miles (or 4.2 miles if the section is not given).
Voucher Voucher for Plant Diversity at Box-Death Hollow Wilderness Area, K. Harper, 2001 
Specimen Notes [Plant Diversity at Box-Death Hollow Wilderness Area, Garfield County, Utah, USDA Forest Service Proceedings RMRS-R-00, K. Harper, 2001]. 


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

     Shepherdia rotundifolia Parry

Common Name(s): roundleaf buffaloberry.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=27780, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Magnoliopsida
                        Subclass: Rosidae
                            Order: Rhamnales
                                Family: Elaeagnaceae
                                    Genus: Shepherdia
                                        Species: Shepherdia rotundifolia


Available images of this specimen (click to view):
specimen image: 03646s1.jpg

Images of other samples of the same species:
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Nearby Accessions

Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
03507 Castilleja linariifolia      "Wyoming Indian paintbrush" same section


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Black Hills (Range) Garfield County, UT 1.3 mi. SE 6742  Wide Hollow Reservoir 
Griffin Ranch (Locale) Garfield County, UT 1.5 mi. SW 6723  Wide Hollow Reservoir 
Skull Spring (Spring) Garfield County, UT 2.1 mi. N 6605  Wide Hollow Reservoir 
Right Fork Wide Hollow (Valley) Garfield County, UT 2.1 mi. S   Wide Hollow Reservoir 
Buck Hollow (Valley) Garfield County, UT 2.6 mi. N   Posy Lake 
Bullberry Hollow (Valley) Garfield County, UT 2.5 mi. NE   Posy Lake 
Lost Creek (Stream) Garfield County, UT 2.3 mi. NE   Escalante 
Roundy Ranch (Locale) Garfield County, UT 2.4 mi. NE 6306  Wide Hollow Reservoir 
The Box (Valley) Garfield County, UT 2.6 mi. NE   Posy Lake 
Wide Hollow (Valley) Garfield County, UT 3.4 mi. S   Wide Hollow Reservoir 
Escalante Petrified Forest Campground (Locale) Garfield County, UT 3.8 mi. SE 6030  Wide Hollow Reservoir 
Wide Hollow Reservoir (Reservoir) Garfield County, UT 4 mi. SE 5919  Wide Hollow Reservoir 
Hall Ranch (Locale) Garfield County, UT 4.2 mi. S 5991  Wide Hollow Reservoir 
Escalante Petrified Forest State Park (Park) Garfield County, UT 3.9 mi. SE 6093  Wide Hollow Reservoir 
Wide Hollow Reservoir (Reservoir) Garfield County, UT 4.1 mi. SE 5899  Wide Hollow Reservoir 
Wide Hollow Dam (Dam) Garfield County, UT 4.1 mi. SE 5899  Wide Hollow Reservoir 
East Fork North Creek (Stream) Garfield County, UT 3.6 mi. SW   Posy Lake 
Box-Death Hollow Wilderness (Reserve) Garfield County, UT 4.3 mi. NE 7028  Posy Lake 
Meadow Canyon (Valley) Garfield County, UT 4 mi. SW   Griffin Point 
Riddle Ranch (Locale) Garfield County, UT 4.8 mi. S 6080  Wide Hollow Reservoir 


Taxon Links for species Shepherdia rotundifolia  Parry

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

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