Utah Valley University Herbarium

Label

 
Accession # 08005 
Family
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Family
AsteraceaeAsteraceaeAsteraceae  
Species Tetradymia axillaris A. Nelson
Common name   longspine horsebrush
Collector(s)
W. Yates   s.n.  
Coll. Date 30 September 2002 
Geography United States.  Utah.  Washington County
Locality Poppy Preserve. 
 
Elev.: 3450 ft. (1052 m.)
Habitat Notes salt desert shrub 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 37° 3'  N, 113° 37'  W
Datum Not recorded
Uncertainty Polygon diameter (with coordinate as origin): 1' (1800 m.)

Taxonomy


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

     Tetradymia axillaris A. Nels.

Common Name(s): longspine horsebrush.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=38493, click for more information and references)

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

Images

Available images of this specimen (click to view):
specimen image: 08005s1.jpg

Images of other samples of the same species:
specimen image: 10187s1.jpg 
10187

Nearby Accessions


Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
05884 Astragalus eremiticus      "hermit milkvetch" 1.8 mi. E
15418 Atriplex canescens  var. canescens   "four-winged saltbush" 1836 ft. E
14599 Atriplex torreyi      "Torrey's saltbush" 1.3 mi. SW
03842 Camissonia brevipes      "Mojave suncup" 1.1 mi. E
08956 Camissonia multijuga      "frost-stem suncup" 1.1 mi. E
16032 Camissonia parryi      "Parry's suncup" 1.1 mi. E
15303 Camissonia parryi      "Parry's suncup" 1948 ft. E
03843 Camissonia parryi      "Parry's suncup" 1.1 mi. E
03852 Chamaesyce fendleri      "Fendler's sandmat" 1.1 mi. E
15417 Chilopsis linearis      "desert willow" 1164 ft. NE
15244 Chilopsis linearis      "desert willow" same section
05605 Chloris virgata      "feather fingergrass" 1.5 mi. NW
05598 Chrysothamnus nauseosus  var. consimilis   "rubber rabbitbrush" 1.5 mi. NW
15286 Eriogonum corymbosum      "crisp-leaf wild buckwheat" 1.8 mi. E
03882 Eriogonum corymbosum  var. glutinosum   "sticky wild buckwheat" 1.1 mi. E
03876 Eriogonum deflexum      "flat-topped wild buckwheat" 1.1 mi. E
16033 Eriogonum deflexum      "flat-topped wild buckwheat" 1.1 mi. E
03877 Eriogonum deflexum      "flat-topped wild buckwheat" 1.1 mi. E
03853 Eriogonum inflatum      "desert trumpet" 1.1 mi. E
05880 Eriogonum thomasii      "Thomas' wild buckwheat" 1.1 mi. E
05881 Eriophyllum lanosum      "white easterbonnets" 1.1 mi. E
05907 Ipomopsis polycladon      "spreading gilia" 1.1 mi. E
08955 Langloisia setosissima  ssp. setosissima   "Great Basin langloisia" 1.1 mi. E
12029 Linanthus demissus      "desertsnow" 1.1 mi. E
15287 Petalonyx parryi      "Parry's sandpaper plant" 1.8 mi. E
03854 Salsola paulsenii      "barbwire Russian thistle" 1.1 mi. E
05587 Solidago wrightii      "Wright's goldenrod" 1.5 mi. NW
04323 Tidestromia oblongifolia      "Arizona honeysweet" 1.1 mi. E
04332 Tidestromia oblongifolia      "Arizona honeysweet" 1.1 mi. E
03880 Tidestromia oblongifolia      "Arizona honeysweet" 1.1 mi. E
08999 Tidestromia oblongifolia      "Arizona honeysweet" 1.5 mi. E

Locale


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (Church) Washington County, UT 0.6 mi. E 2523  Saint George 
Bloomington (Populated Place) Washington County, UT 0.6 mi. SE 2520  Saint George 
Bloomington Hill (Summit) Washington County, UT 0.9 mi. N 2700  Saint George 
Price City (historical) (Locale) Washington County, UT 0.8 mi. SE 2500  Saint George 
Atkinville (Populated Place) Washington County, UT 1.5 mi. S 2503  White Hills 
Price Bench (Bench) Washington County, UT 1.3 mi. E 2539  Saint George 
Bloomington School (School) Washington County, UT 1.3 mi. E 2543  Saint George 
Atkinville Wash (Valley) Washington County, UT 1.6 mi. SW   Saint George 
Curly Hollow Wash (Valley) Washington County, UT 1.6 mi. SW   Jarvis Peak 
Price Bench Ditch (Canal) Washington County, UT 1.5 mi. E 2579  Saint George 
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (Church) Washington County, UT 1.8 mi. E 2556  Saint George 
Red Bluff (Cliff) Washington County, UT 1.9 mi. NW 3255  White Hills 
Lizard Wash (Valley) Washington County, UT 2.5 mi. S 2595  Saint George 
Lizard Wash (Valley) Mohave County, AZ 2.5 mi. S   Lizard Point 
Mokaac Wash (Valley) Washington County, UT 2.5 mi. S 2602  Saint George 
Little Round Valley (Basin) Washington County, UT 2.5 mi. SW 2464  White Hills 
Toniquint (Locale) Washington County, UT 2.5 mi. NE 2539  Saint George 
Santa Clara River (Stream) Washington County, UT 2.5 mi. NE   Grass Valley 
Santa Clara Saint George Canal (Canal) Washington County, UT 2.9 mi. N 2625  Saint George 
Saint George Municipal Airport (Airport) Washington County, UT 2.9 mi. N 2782  Saint George 

Links

Taxon Links for species Tetradymia axillaris  A. Nelson

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=Tetradymia+axillaris

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