Utah Valley University Herbarium


Accession # 06541 
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Species Erigeron bellidiastrum Nutt.
Common name   Clear Creek fleabane
R. Van Buren   309  
   with K.T. Harper, L. Armstrong
Coll. Date 14 July 1993 
United States
Washington County
Locality Zion Canyon, Pine Creek.
Habitat Notes Erigeron sionis. 
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° 12'  43" N, 112° 57'  18" W
Township Range T41S, R10W, Sec. 23  
Datum Not recorded
Uncertainty Polygon diameter (with coordinate as origin): 30" (900 m.)
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):

     Erigeron bellidiastrum Nutt.

Common Name(s): western daisy fleabane, western fleabane.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=35827, click for more information and references)

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


Available images of this specimen (click to view):
specimen image: 06541s3.jpg

Images of other samples of the same species:
specimen image: 03045s2.jpg 
specimen image: 06322s2.jpg 
specimen image: 10406s3.jpg 
specimen image: 10455s2.jpg 
specimen image: 10499s2.jpg 
specimen image: 12382s1.jpg 

Nearby Accessions

Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
05146 Asplenium resiliens      "blackstem spleenwort" same section
02866 Astragalus praelongus  var. praelongus   "stinking milkvetch" same section
17870 Brickellia microphylla  var. scabra   "rough brickellbush" same section
06048 Bromus ciliatus      "fringed brome" same section
06046 Chrysopsis jonesii      "Jones' goldenaster" same section
17873 Chrysopsis villosa      "hairy goldenaster" same section
17872 Chrysothamnus       "rabbitbrush" same section
05155 Dryopteris filix-mas      "male-fern" same section
17868 Galium multiflorum      "shrubby bedstraw" same section
17871 Muhlenbergia       "muhly" same section
06045 Pellaea glabella      "smooth cliff brake" same section
05147 Pellaea truncata      "spiny cliff brake" same section
06042 Perityle tenella      "Springdale rockdaisy" same section
17869 Perityle tenella      "Springdale rockdaisy" same section
06044 Phacelia heterophylla  var. heterophylla   "variable-leaf scorpionweed" same section
06047 Selaginella watsonii      "Watson's spikemoss" same section


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Hepworth Wash (Valley) Washington County, UT 437 ft. N   Springdale East 
Zion-Mount Carmel Highway Tunnel (Tunnel) Washington County, UT 2790 ft. E 5233  Springdale East 
The East Temple (Summit) Washington County, UT 0.7 mi. N 7737  Springdale East 
The Great Arch (Arch) Washington County, UT 0.6 mi. E 5207  Springdale East 
Canyon Overlook (Locale) Washington County, UT 0.7 mi. NE 5909  Springdale East 
Canyon Overlook Trail (Trail) Washington County, UT 0.7 mi. NE 5909  Springdale East 
Mount Spry (Summit) Washington County, UT 0.8 mi. NW 5588  Springdale East 
Bridge Mountain (Summit) Washington County, UT 0.8 mi. SW 6569  Springdale East 
Pine Creek Gorge (Basin) Washington County, UT 0.7 mi. E 5171  Springdale East 
Gifford Canyon (Valley) Washington County, UT 0.8 mi. E   Springdale East 
Twin Brothers (Summit) Washington County, UT 1.1 mi. N 6841  Springdale East 
Pine Creek (Stream) Washington County, UT 1.1 mi. W   Springdale East 
Clear Creek (Stream) Washington County, UT 1.1 mi. E   Clear Creek Mountain 
Virgin River Bridge (Bridge) Washington County, UT 1.2 mi. W 4023  Springdale East 
Watchman Trail (Trail) Washington County, UT 1.3 mi. SW 4311  Springdale East 
Mountain of the Sun (Summit) Washington County, UT 1.6 mi. N 6651  Springdale East 
Oak Creek (Stream) Washington County, UT 1.4 mi. W   Springdale West 
Zion Canyon Visitor Center (Locale) Washington County, UT 1.4 mi. W 3983  Springdale East 
Watchman Residential Area (Populated Place) Washington County, UT 1.5 mi. W 3963  Springdale East 
Court of the Patriarchs (Valley) Washington County, UT 1.8 mi. N   Springdale East 


Taxon Links for species Erigeron bellidiastrum  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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