Utah Valley University Herbarium

Label

 
Accession # 05594 
Family
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Family
AsteraceaeAsteraceaeAsteraceae  
Species Heterotheca subaxillaris (Lam.) Britton & Rusby
Common name   camphorweed
Collector(s)
Donna M. Barnes   989  
   with K.T. Harper, R. Van Buren, J. Simpson
Coll. Date 27 September 2001 
Country
State/Province
County
United States
Utah
Washington
Locality Ivins reservoir, NW of Ivins.
     Elev.: 3182 ft. (970 m.)
Habitat Notes reservoir uplands. 
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° 10'  N, 113° 42'  W
Township Range T41S, R17W, Sec. 36  
Datum Not recorded
Uncertainty Polygon diameter (with coordinate as origin): 1' (1800 m.)

Taxonomy


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

     Heterotheca subaxillaris (Lam.) Britt. & Rusby

     Chrysopsis scabra (Pursh) Ell.
     Heterotheca lamarckii Cass.
     Heterotheca latifolia Buckl.
     Heterotheca latifolia var. arkansana Wagenkn.
     Heterotheca latifolia var. macgregoris Wagenkn.
     Heterotheca psammophila Wagenkn.
     Heterotheca scabra (Pursh) DC.
     Heterotheca subaxillaris var. latifolia (Buckl.) Gandhi & Thomas
     Heterotheca subaxillaris var. petiolaris Benke
     Heterotheca subaxillaris var. procumbens Wagenkn.
     Heterotheca subaxillaris var. psammophila (Wagenkn.) Gandhi

Common Name(s): camphorweed, golden aster.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=37686, click for more information and references)

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

Images

Available images of this specimen (click to view):
specimen image: 05594s2.jpg

Nearby Accessions


Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
17911 Acamptopappus       "goldenhead" same section
17912 Ambrosia salsola      "burrobush" same section
04179 Arctostaphylos pungens      "pointleaf manzanita" 2234 ft. SE
14809 Baccharis salicifolia      "sticky seep-willow" 1.3 mi. NE
02963 Cuscuta denticulata      "desert dodder" same section
17910 Ephedra nevadensis      "Nevada ephedra" same section
14451 Eriogonum corymbosum  var. glutinosum   "sticky wild buckwheat" 1.9 mi. N
02966 Eriogonum fasciculatum  var. polifolium   "Eastern Mojave wild buckwheat" same section
14452 Eriogonum heermannii  var. sulcatum   "Heermann's wild buckwheat" 1.9 mi. N
17914 Gutierrezia       "snakeweed" same section
05589 Heliotropium curassavicum  var. oculatum   "seaside heliotrope" same section
02967 Larrea tridentata      "creosote bush" same section
04178 Lycium andersonii      "water jacket" 2234 ft. SE
14274 Penstemon ambiguus      "shrubby sand beardtongue" 1.6 mi. NE
02946 Penstemon ambiguus  var. laevissimus   "shrubby sand beardtongue" same section
02995 Psorothamnus fremontii      "Fremont's dalea" same section
17913 Psorothamnus fremontii      "Fremont's dalea" same section
08306 Sophora stenophylla      "fringe-leaf necklacepod" 2 mi. NE
05588 Tidestromia oblongifolia      "Arizona honeysweet" same section
02947 Viguiera multiflora  var. nevadensis   "Nevada goldeneye" same section

Locale


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Dry Wash (Valley) Washington County, UT 690 ft. SW   Santa Clara 
Lower Santa Clara Bench Canal (Canal) Washington County, UT 0.7 mi. SE 3035  Santa Clara 
Ivins Bench Reservoir (Reservoir) Washington County, UT 1.1 mi. NW 3087  Santa Clara 
Ivins Bench Dam (Dam) Washington County, UT 1.1 mi. NW 3087  Santa Clara 
Ivins Reservoir (Reservoir) Washington County, UT 1.1 mi. NW 3094  Santa Clara 
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (Church) Washington County, UT 1.1 mi. E 3081  Santa Clara 
Ivins (Populated Place) Washington County, UT 1.1 mi. E 3081  Santa Clara 
Land Hill (Summit) Washington County, UT 1.5 mi. S 3268  Santa Clara 
Wittwer Canyon (Valley) Washington County, UT 1.5 mi. S   Shivwits 
Upper Santa Clara Bench Canal (Canal) Washington County, UT 1.6 mi. N 3212  Santa Clara 
Santa Clara Bench (Bench) Washington County, UT 2.1 mi. N 3281  Santa Clara 
Hellhole (Basin) Washington County, UT 2.8 mi. N 3429  Santa Clara 
Santa Clara City Cemetery (Cemetery) Washington County, UT 2.5 mi. SE 2927  Santa Clara 
Graveyard Wash (Valley) Washington County, UT 2.7 mi. SE   Santa Clara 
Jacob Hamblin Home Historical Site (Park) Washington County, UT 2.7 mi. SE 2795  Santa Clara 
South Hills (Summit) Washington County, UT 3 mi. S 3370  White Hills 
South Black Rocks (Summit) Washington County, UT 3 mi. SE 2923  Santa Clara 
Red Mountains (Range) Washington County, UT 3.8 mi. N 4705  Santa Clara 
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (Church) Washington County, UT 3.4 mi. SE 2763  Santa Clara 
Santa Clara (Populated Place) Washington County, UT 3.4 mi. SE 2759  Santa Clara 

Links

Taxon Links for species Heterotheca subaxillaris  (Lam.) Britton & Rusby

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=Heterotheca+subaxillaris

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