Utah Valley University Herbarium


Accession # 01408 
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Species Abies concolor (Gord. & Glend.) Lindl. ex Hildebr.
Common name   white fir
K. Anderson   241  
Coll. Date 05 October 1991 
United States
Piute County
Locality Price Springs.
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° 18'  18" N, 112° 18'  36" W
Township Range T29S, R4W, Sec. 9  
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):

     Abies concolor (Gord. & Glend.) Lindl. ex Hildebr.

Common Name(s): balsam fir, colorado fir, concolor fir, Oyamel de California, silver fir, white balsam, white fir.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=181826, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Coniferophyta
                    Class: Pinopsida
                        Order: Pinales
                            Family: Pinaceae
                                Genus: Abies
                                    Species: Abies concolor


Available images of this specimen (click to view):
specimen image: 01408s2.jpg

Images of other samples of the same species:
specimen image: 00726s2.jpg 
specimen image: 00837s2.jpg 
specimen image: 02066s2.jpg 
specimen image: 02151s2.jpg 
specimen image: 02207s2.jpg 
specimen image: 06185s2.jpg 
specimen image: 11177s2.jpg 
specimen image: 11177f1.jpg 

Nearby Accessions

Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
01221 Cryptantha setosissima      "Fish Lake cat's eye" 1.2 mi. S


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Marys Nipple (Summit) Piute County, UT 2695 ft. N 9882  Delano Peak 
Price Spring (Spring) Piute County, UT 0.7 mi. E 8183  Delano Peak 
Jeans Pasture (Flat) Piute County, UT 0.9 mi. N 8741  Delano Peak 
Cougar Canyon (Valley) Piute County, UT 1.1 mi. S   Delano Peak 
Order Canyon (Valley) Piute County, UT 1.3 mi. S   Delano Peak 
Bumblebee Springs (Spring) Piute County, UT 1.3 mi. NE 7963  Delano Peak 
City Creek Peak (Summit) Piute County, UT 1.6 mi. W 11011  Delano Peak 
City Creek Park (Park) Piute County, UT 2.3 mi. S 7651  Delano Peak 
City Creek Campground (Locale) Piute County, UT 2.5 mi. S 7494  Delano Peak 
South Fork City Creek (Stream) Piute County, UT 2.5 mi. S   Circleville 
Skyline National Recreation Trail (Trail) Beaver County, UT 2.5 mi. NW 10522  Delano Peak 
Baker Spring (Spring) Piute County, UT 2.5 mi. SW 9384  Delano Peak 
Crystal Basin (Basin) Piute County, UT 2.8 mi. N 9331  Delano Peak 
Bay Cabin (Locale) Piute County, UT 3.1 mi. S 7041  Delano Peak 
Mill Canyon (Valley) Piute County, UT 3.2 mi. N   Delano Peak 
Bear Hole (Basin) Piute County, UT 3.2 mi. N 9728  Delano Peak 
Little Park (Flat) Piute County, UT 3.2 mi. NE 8773  Delano Peak 
Cullen Creek (Stream) Beaver County, UT 2.7 mi. W   Delano Peak 
Big Flat Guard Station (Locale) Beaver County, UT 2.9 mi. W 10083  Delano Peak 
North Fork Cottonwood Creek (Stream) Piute County, UT 3.8 mi. N   Mount Brigham 


Taxon Links for species Abies concolor  (Gord. & Glend.) Lindl. ex Hildebr.

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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