Utah Valley University Herbarium


Accession # 01175 
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Species Oplopanax horridus (Sm.) Miq.
Common name   devilsclub
J.G. Harris   1608  
Coll. Date 23 June 1982 
Geography Canada.  British Columbia.  
Locality about 7 km from South Mica, along Mica Dam road. 
Elev.: 3280 ft. (1000 m.)
Habitat Notes cedar-hemlock forest; rich, dark loam soil. 
Latitude Longitude 52° 0'  N, 118° 32'  W
Datum Not recorded
Uncertainty Not calculated


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

     Oplopanax horridus Miq.

     Echinopanax horridus (Sm.) Dcne. & Planch. ex H.A.T. Harms
     Fatsia horrida (Smith) Benth. & Hook. f. ex Brewer & S. Watson

Common Name(s): devilsclub.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=29397, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Magnoliopsida
                        Subclass: Rosidae
                            Order: Apiales
                                Family: Araliaceae
                                    Genus: Oplopanax
                                        Species: Oplopanax horridus


Available images of this specimen (click to view):
specimen image: 01175s2.jpg

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Taxon Links for species Oplopanax horridus  (Sm.) Miq.

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CNPS Manual of California Vegetation Database

USDA Plants database
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