Utah Valley University Herbarium


Accession # 00775 
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Species Pseudotsuga menziesii (Mirb.) Franco
Common name   Douglas-fir
R. Collins   99  
Coll. Date 12 June 1979 
United States
Utah County
Locality past Pines Ranch, up Nebo Creek Canyon, 0.33 mile up Nebo Creek Trail;
     Elev.: 6600 ft. (2012 m.)
Habitat Notes riparian community. 
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° 50'  53" N, 111° 37'  47" W
Township Range T11S, R3E, Sec. 19  
Datum Not recorded
Uncertainty Polygon diameter (with coordinate as origin): 1' (1800 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):

     Pseudotsuga menziesii (Mirbel) Franco

     Abies menziesii Mirb.
     Pseudotsuga mucronata (Raf.) Sudw.

Common Name(s): Douglas fir, douglas spruce, Douglas-fir, oregon pine, red fir.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=183424, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Coniferophyta
                    Class: Pinopsida
                        Order: Pinales
                            Family: Pinaceae
                                Genus: Pseudotsuga
                                    Species: Pseudotsuga menziesii


Available images of this specimen (click to view):
specimen image: 00775s2.jpg

Images of other samples of the same species:
specimen image: 01126a1.jpg 
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specimen image: 02073s2.jpg 
specimen image: 02153s2.jpg 
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specimen image: 06187s2.jpg 
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Nearby Accessions

Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
00778 Arnica cordifolia      "heart-leaf arnica" same section
00779 Chaenactis douglasii      "Douglas' dusty-maiden" same section
00781 Collinsia parviflora      "maiden blue eyed Mary" same section
00777 Descurainia incisa  var. filipes  same section
00776 Physaria chambersii      "Chambers' twinpod" same section
00774 Picea pungens      "Colorado blue spruce" same section
00782 Senecio integerrimus  var. exaltatus   "Columbia ragwort" same section
00780 Viola adunca      "hook-spur violet" same section


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Beaver Dam Creek (Stream) Utah County, UT 0.6 mi. N   Payson Lakes 
Holman Creek (Stream) Utah County, UT 2877 ft. W   Payson Lakes 
Golden Ridge (Ridge) Utah County, UT 1.5 mi. S 8124  Nebo Basin 
Black Canyon (Valley) Utah County, UT 1.2 mi. W   Nebo Basin 
Upper Pasture (Flat) Utah County, UT 1.6 mi. SW 7330  Nebo Basin 
Page Fork (Stream) Utah County, UT 1.5 mi. NE   Nebo Basin 
Gods Rock Hollow (Valley) Utah County, UT 1.6 mi. NE   Spencer Canyon 
Red Rock Pasture (Flat) Utah County, UT 1.6 mi. W 6713  Nebo Basin 
Gentle Band Ridge (Ridge) Utah County, UT 2.2 mi. N 8275  Payson Lakes 
Bear Trap Ridge (Ridge) Utah County, UT 1.9 mi. W 7546  Nebo Basin 
Corral Fork (Stream) Utah County, UT 2.1 mi. SW   Nebo Basin 
Gentle Band Spring (Spring) Utah County, UT 2.4 mi. N 8212  Payson Lakes 
Soap Flat (Flat) Utah County, UT 2.9 mi. N 7848  Payson Lakes 
Summit Trail (Trail) Juab County, UT 2.9 mi. S 8317  Nebo Basin 
Salt Hollow (Valley) Utah County, UT 2.5 mi. NE   Birdseye 
Sawmill Fork (Stream) Utah County, UT 2.5 mi. SW   Nebo Basin 
Blackhawk Campground (Locale) Utah County, UT 3.1 mi. N 7881  Birdseye 
Slab Creek (Stream) Utah County, UT 2.4 mi. W   Nebo Basin 
Peery Mill Spring (Spring) Utah County, UT 3.1 mi. N 7766  Birdseye 
Tie Fork (Stream) Utah County, UT 2.7 mi. NW   Payson Lakes 


Taxon Links for species Pseudotsuga menziesii  (Mirb.) Franco

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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