Utah Valley University Herbarium


Accession # 07484 
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Species Haplopappus macronema (Nutt.) A. Gray
Common name   whitestem goldenbush
Donna M. Barnes   2664  
Coll. Date 19 September 2002 
United States
Sanpete County
Locality Nebo Loop Road, Red Creek, on road side.
Habitat Notes spruce-fir community; gravelly soil. 
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° 46'  31" N, 111° 41'  9" W
Township Range T12S, R2E, Sec. 15, NW1/4  
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):

     Ericameria discoidea var. discoidea (Nutt.) Nesom

     Haplopappus macronema (Nutt.) Gray
     Haplopappus macronema var. typicus Hall
     Macronema discoidea Nutt.

Common Name(s): discoid goldenbush, whitestem goldenbush.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=527911, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Magnoliopsida
                        Subclass: Asteridae
                            Order: Asterales
                                Family: Asteraceae
                                    Genus: Ericameria
                                        Species: Ericameria discoidea
                                            Variety: Ericameria discoidea var. discoidea


Available images of this specimen (click to view):
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Images of other samples of the same species:
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Nearby Accessions

Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
00726 Abies concolor      "white fir" 1 mi. E
00802 Agoseris glauca  var. glauca   "mountain dandelion" 128 ft. NE
04350 Apocynum androsaemifolium  var. androsaemifolium   "spreading dogbane" 1 mi. E
00725 Carex praegracilis      "clustered field sedge" 1 mi. E
00722 Castilleja chromosa      "common paintbrush" 1.4 mi. NE
04363 Collomia grandiflora      "grand collomia" 1 mi. S
00872 Collomia linearis      "tiny trumpet" 1.4 mi. NW
00874 Collomia linearis      "tiny trumpet" 1.4 mi. NW
00882 Crepis occidentalis  var. costata   "western hawksbeard" 1.4 mi. NW
00723 Crepis occidentalis  var. pumila   "western hawksbeard" 1.4 mi. NE
00728 Geranium richardsonii      "Richardson's geranium" 1 mi. E
00783 Hackelia patens  var. patens   "spotted stickseed" 1.4 mi. NE
00727 Lathyrus lanszwertii  var. pallescens   "pale Lanszwert's vetchling" 1 mi. E
04361 Lupinus argenteus  var. argenteus   "silvery lupine" 1 mi. E
00877 Penstemon cyananthus  var. cyananthus   "Wasatch beardtongue" 1.4 mi. NW
00875 Penstemon leonardii  var. leonardii   "Leonard's beardtongue" 1.4 mi. NW
00724 Pinus ponderosa      "ponderosa pine" 1 mi. E
00878 Polemonium foliosissimum  var. foliosissimum   "towering Jacob's-ladder" 1.4 mi. NW
00720 Pseudoroegneria spicata  subsp. spicata   "bluebunch wheatgrass" 1.4 mi. NE
00880 Rosa woodsii      "Woods' rose" 1.4 mi. NW
00876 Rumex salicifolius      "willow dock" 1.4 mi. NW
00879 Senecio multilobatus      "lobeleaf groundsel" 1.4 mi. NW
00721 Symphoricarpos oreophilus  var. parishii   "Parish's snowberry" 1.4 mi. NE


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Trail Pass (Gap) Juab County, UT 1607 ft. N 7172  Nebo Basin 
Left Fork Pole Creek (Stream) Juab County, UT 0.6 mi. SE   Nebo Basin 
Red Creek Flat (Flat) Juab County, UT 0.8 mi. N 7261  Nebo Basin 
Spring Hollow (Valley) Juab County, UT 1.4 mi. S   Nebo Basin 
Middle Fork Pole Creek (Stream) Juab County, UT 1.3 mi. E   Nebo Basin 
Dry Hollow (Valley) Juab County, UT 1.6 mi. S   Nebo Basin 
Right Fork Pole Creek (Stream) Juab County, UT 1.3 mi. E   Spencer Canyon 
Devils Kitchen (Area) Juab County, UT 1.9 mi. N 8262  Nebo Basin 
Haystack Hill (Summit) Juab County, UT 1.9 mi. S 7307  Fountain Green North 
Salt Spring Creek (Stream) Juab County, UT 1.6 mi. SW   Nebo Basin 
Red Creek (Stream) Juab County, UT 1.6 mi. SW   Nebo Basin 
Lunt Hollow (Valley) Juab County, UT 1.7 mi. SW   Nebo Basin 
Pole Canyon (Valley) Juab County, UT 1.9 mi. S   Nebo Basin 
Ponderosa Campground (Locale) Juab County, UT 1.6 mi. W 6290  Nebo Basin 
McCune Canyon (Valley) Juab County, UT 1.7 mi. W   Nebo Basin 
Hop Creek Ridge (Ridge) Juab County, UT 1.9 mi. SE 8278  Nebo Basin 
Andrews Creek (Stream) Juab County, UT 1.7 mi. W   Mona 
Rolley Canyon (Valley) Juab County, UT 2.1 mi. SW   Nebo Basin 
Cow Hollow (Valley) Juab County, UT 1.9 mi. W   Nebo Basin 
Cottonwood Campground (Locale) Juab County, UT 2.1 mi. W 6592  Nebo Basin 


Taxon Links for species Haplopappus macronema  (Nutt.) A. Gray

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

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