Utah Valley University Herbarium


Accession # 05523 
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Species Euthamia occidentalis Nutt.
Common name   western goldenrod
K.T. Harper   2001-177  
Coll. Date 01 August 2001 
United States
Utah County
Locality Paralleling I-15 at Provo Bay, Utah Lake.
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 39° 56'  4" N, 111° 46'  34" W
Township Range T10S, R1E, Sec. 24, 25  
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).


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

     Euthamia occidentalis Nutt.

     Euthamia californica Gandog.
     Euthamia linearifolia Gandog.
     Solidago occidentalis (Nutt.) Torr. & Gray

Common Name(s): western goldenrod, western goldentop.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=37356, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Magnoliopsida
                        Subclass: Asteridae
                            Order: Asterales
                                Family: Asteraceae
                                    Genus: Euthamia
                                        Species: Euthamia occidentalis


Available images of this specimen (click to view):
specimen image: 05523s2.jpg

Nearby Accessions

Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
00852 Aquilegia caerulea  var. ochroleuca   "Colorado columbine" 1 mi. W
00853 Aquilegia caerulea  var. ochroleuca   "Colorado columbine" 1 mi. W
05136 Artemisia tridentata  var. vaseyana   "Vasey's big sagebrush" 1 mi. W
06195 Artemisia tridentata  var. wyomingensis   "Wyoming big sagebrush" 1.6 mi. N
00844 Cardamine cordifolia  var. cordifolia   "heart-leaf bittercress" 1 mi. W
06191 Chrysothamnus nauseosus  var. gnaphalodes   "gray-stem rubber rabbitbrush" 1.6 mi. N
05228 Cirsium undulatum  var. undulatum   "wavy-leaf thistle" 1 mi. W
15294 Crepis       "hawksbeard" 1.2 mi. N
14956 Cymopterus       "spring parsley" 1.7 mi. SW
15297 Delphinium nuttallianum      "meadow larkspur" same section
00845 Dodecatheon alpinum      "alpine shootingstar" 1 mi. W
15292 Galium       "bedstraw" same section
00842 Geranium richardsonii      "Richardson's geranium" 1 mi. W
06198 Helianthus annuus  subsp. lenticularis   "common sunflower" 1.6 mi. N
15295 Linum perenne      "blue flax" 1.2 mi. N
17954 Lonicera utahensis      "Utah honeysuckle" 1.3 mi. N
00848 Lupinus argenteus  var. rubricaulis   "red-stemmed silvery lupine" 1 mi. W
00849 Mertensia arizonica      "aspen bluebells" 1 mi. W
00847 Osmorhiza occidentalis      "western sweetroot" 1 mi. W
06190 Parthenocissus quinquefolia      "Virginia creeper" 1.6 mi. N
15309 Paxistima myrsinites      "Oregon boxleaf" 1.7 mi. SW
14927 Paxistima myrsinites      "Oregon boxleaf" 1.6 mi. SW
05148 Perityle stansburyi      "Stansbury's rockdaisy" 1.6 mi. SW
15298 Phlox       "phlox" same section
15215 Physocarpus malvaceus      "mallow ninebark" 1.4 mi. SW
14946 Poa bulbosa      "bulbous bluegrass" same section
14954 Poa bulbosa      "bulbous bluegrass" 1.7 mi. SW
00851 Polemonium foliosissimum  var. foliosissimum   "towering Jacob's-ladder" 1 mi. W
05137 Polygonum aubertii     1 mi. W
06193 Polygonum aubertii     1.6 mi. N
06194 Rhus glabra      "smooth sumac" 1.6 mi. N
05135 Rubia tinctoria      "dyer's madder" 1 mi. W
05134 Rubus discolor      "Himalayan blackberry" 2.2 mi. N
00846 Sambucus racemosa  var. microbotrys  1 mi. W
17955 Solanum dulcamara      "climbing nightshade" 1.3 mi. N
05138 Stenotus acaulis      "stemless goldenweed" 1 mi. W
00850 Valeriana occidentalis      "western valerian" 1 mi. W


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Santaquin Canyon (Valley) Utah County, UT 1.5 mi. N   Nebo Basin 
Santaquin Debris Basin Reservoir (Reservoir) Utah County, UT 1.6 mi. N 5191  Santaquin 
Santaquin Debris Basin Dam (Dam) Utah County, UT 1.6 mi. N 5191  Santaquin 
Pole Canyon (Valley) Utah County, UT 1.6 mi. N   Santaquin 
Summit Creek (Stream) Utah County, UT 1.6 mi. N   Nebo Basin 
Trumbolt Picnic Area (Locale) Utah County, UT 1.6 mi. SE 6204  Santaquin 
Santaquin City Cemetery (Cemetery) Utah County, UT 2.5 mi. N 5049  Santaquin 
Calvary Chapel Assembly of God Church (Church) Utah County, UT 2.8 mi. N 4994  Santaquin 
West Park (Flat) Utah County, UT 2.8 mi. N 4997  Santaquin 
Santaquin (Populated Place) Utah County, UT 2.9 mi. N 4984  Santaquin 
Santaquin Post Office (Post Office) Utah County, UT 2.9 mi. N 4977  Santaquin 
Santaquin School (School) Utah County, UT 3 mi. N 4971  Santaquin 
Dry Mountain (Summit) Utah County, UT 2.4 mi. E 9738  Payson Lakes 
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (Church) Utah County, UT 3.1 mi. N 4964  Santaquin 
Cedar Hollow (Valley) Utah County, UT 2.7 mi. NW   Santaquin 
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (Church) Utah County, UT 3.2 mi. N 4928  Santaquin 
Wash Canyon (Valley) Juab County, UT 3 mi. SW   Santaquin 
Summit Creek Number Two Reservoir (Reservoir) Utah County, UT 2.9 mi. NW 4944  Santaquin 
Summit Creek Number Two Dam (Dam) Utah County, UT 2.9 mi. NW 4944  Santaquin 
Rocky Ridge (Populated Place) Juab County, UT 2.8 mi. W 4977  Santaquin 


Taxon Links for species Euthamia occidentalis  Nutt.

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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