Utah Valley University Herbarium


Accession # 04306 
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Species Shepherdia rotundifolia Parry
Common name   round-leaf buffaloberry
D. Carter   s.n.  
   with D.M. Barnes
Coll. Date 26 April 2000 
United States
San Juan County
Locality Deer Flat, N of Hwy 95, [W of Deer Flat, N of Natural Bridges National Monument];
Habitat Notes pinyon-juniper community; red soil. 
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° 36'  46" N, 110° 4'  55" W
Township Range T36S, R17E, Sec. 31  
Datum Not recorded
Uncertainty Polygon diameter (with coordinate as origin): 1' (1800 m.)


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: 04306s1.jpg

Images of other samples of the same species:
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Nearby Accessions

  There are no nearby accessions.


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
K and L Canyon (Valley) San Juan County, UT 1.4 mi. N   The Cheesebox 
Hideout Canyon (Valley) San Juan County, UT 1.6 mi. N   Woodenshoe Buttes 
The Needle (Summit) San Juan County, UT 1.5 mi. W 5716  Moss Back Butte 
The Cheesebox (Summit) San Juan County, UT 2.6 mi. N 6168  The Cheesebox 
Fry Mesa (Area) San Juan County, UT 2.2 mi. NW 6303  The Cheesebox 
Cheesebox Canyon (Valley) San Juan County, UT 3 mi. N   Woodenshoe Buttes 
Indian Foot (Arch) San Juan County, UT 2.8 mi. SE 5919  Moss Back Butte 
Atomic Rock (Pillar) San Juan County, UT 3 mi. SE 5978  Moss Back Butte 
Kachina Bridge (Arch) San Juan County, UT 2.9 mi. E 5863  Moss Back Butte 
Armstrong Canyon (Valley) San Juan County, UT 3 mi. E   Kane Gulch 
Ruin Rock (Pillar) San Juan County, UT 3 mi. E 5857  Moss Back Butte 
Bridge View (Locale) San Juan County, UT 3.2 mi. E 6030  Moss Back Butte 
Cathedral Rock (Pillar) San Juan County, UT 3.2 mi. E 5738  Moss Back Butte 
Fry Spring (Spring) San Juan County, UT 3.3 mi. W 5355  Fry Spring 
To-ko-chi Canyon (Valley) San Juan County, UT 3.4 mi. SE   Moss Back Butte 
Horse Collar Ruin (Locale) San Juan County, UT 3.3 mi. E 5788  Moss Back Butte 
Deer Canyon (Valley) San Juan County, UT 3.5 mi. E   Woodenshoe Buttes 
Fry Point (Summit) San Juan County, UT 3.9 mi. NW 6080  Jacobs Chair 
Sipapu Bridge (Bridge) San Juan County, UT 3.6 mi. E 5906  Moss Back Butte 
Moss Back Butte (Summit) San Juan County, UT 4.5 mi. S 7658  Moss Back Butte 


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

Google Images

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