Utah Valley University Herbarium

Label

 
Accession # 05459 
Family
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Family
ChenopodiaceaeAmaranthaceaeChenopodiaceae  
Species Zuckia brandegeei (Gray) Welsh & Stutz ex Welsh
Infraspecific    var. arizonica (Standl.) S.L. Welsh
Common name   Arizona siltbush
Collector(s)
K.T. Harper   2001-291  
   with C.S. Harper
Coll. Date 03 September 2001 
Country
State/Province
County
United States
Utah
Wayne County
Locality 1 mile W of Highway 95, just N of southern county line.
     Elev.: 4925 ft. (1502 m.)
Habitat Notes on saline loam. 
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 38° 10'  24" N, 110° 45'  33" W
Township Range T30S, R11E, Sec. 30, SE1/4  
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).

Taxonomy


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

     Zuckia brandegeei var. arizonica (Standl.) Welsh

     Zuckia arizonica Standl.

Common Name(s): Arizona siltbush, siltbush.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=530924, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Magnoliopsida
                        Subclass: Caryophyllidae
                            Order: Caryophyllales
                                Family: Chenopodiaceae
                                    Genus: Zuckia
                                        Species: Zuckia brandegeei
                                            Variety: Zuckia brandegeei var. arizonica
                                                

Images

Available images of this specimen (click to view):
specimen image: 05459s1.jpg

Nearby Accessions


Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
05458 Achnatherum hymenoides      "Indian ricegrass" 1 mi. W
05461 Chrysothamnus nauseosus  var. consimilis   "rubber rabbitbrush" same section
05454 Chrysothamnus pulchellus  var. baileyi   "Bailey's rabbitbrush" 1 mi. W
05456 Chrysothamnus viscidiflorus  var. stenophyllus  1 mi. W
05467 Ephedra viridis  var. viscida   "Cutler's ephedra" 1 mi. W
05444 Eriogonum corymbosum  var. corymbosum   "crisp-leaf wild buckwheat" same section
05457 Eriogonum leptocladon  var. leptocladon   "sand wild buckwheat" 1 mi. W
05445 Halogeton glomeratus      "saltlover" same section
05455 Ipomopsis gunnisonii      "Gunnison's gilia" 1 mi. W
05463 Oxytenia acerosa      "copperweed" 1.4 mi. SW
05462 Quercus x welshii  hybrid [gambelii x havardii]  1.4 mi. SW
05446 Thelesperma subnudum  var. subnudum   "Navajo tea greenthread" same section

Locale


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Little Meadow (Basin) Wayne County, UT 0.8 mi. N 5686  Dry Lakes Peak 
Birch Spring (Spring) Wayne County, UT 1.7 mi. W 6309  Dry Lakes Peak 
Horseshoe Basin (Basin) Garfield County, UT 2.3 mi. S 8268  Dry Lakes Peak 
Dugout Bench (Bench) Wayne County, UT 2.2 mi. NW 5637  Dry Lakes Peak 
The Narrows (Gap) Wayne County, UT 2 mi. W 6841  Dry Lakes Peak 
Side Hill Springs (Spring) Wayne County, UT 2.7 mi. N 5276  Dry Lakes Peak 
Dugout Bench Spring (Spring) Wayne County, UT 2.7 mi. N 5574  Dry Lakes Peak 
Horseshoe Ridge (Ridge) Garfield County, UT 2.8 mi. S 9443  Dry Lakes Peak 
Bull Mountain (Summit) Garfield County, UT 2.7 mi. SE 9010  Bull Mountain 
McClellan Wash (Valley) Wayne County, UT 3 mi. N   Dry Lakes Peak 
Bacon Slide (Slope) Wayne County, UT 2.6 mi. SW 7684  Dry Lakes Peak 
Cold Spring (Spring) Wayne County, UT 2.7 mi. SW 7809  Dry Lakes Peak 
Fairview Ranch (Locale) Wayne County, UT 3.2 mi. N 5197  Bull Mountain 
Dry Lakes Area (Flat) Wayne County, UT 2.7 mi. W 7435  Dry Lakes Peak 
Jet Basin (Basin) Wayne County, UT 3.2 mi. W 5857  Dry Lakes Peak 
Sawmill Basin (Basin) Garfield County, UT 3.9 mi. S 7907  Mount Ellen 
Dandelion Flat (Flat) Garfield County, UT 4.2 mi. S 8091  Mount Ellen 
Mount Ellen Creek (Stream) Garfield County, UT 4.2 mi. S   Mount Ellen 
East Saddle (Gap) Garfield County, UT 3.9 mi. SW 9948  Dry Lakes Peak 
Dry Lakes Peak (Summit) Garfield County, UT 3.8 mi. SW 10319  Dry Lakes Peak 

Links

Taxon Links for species Zuckia brandegeei  (Gray) Welsh & Stutz ex Welsh

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

External link to this species in the UVU Herbarium:
http://herbarium.UVU.edu/virtual/search.asp?taxon=Zuckia+brandegeei

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