Utah Valley University Herbarium


Accession # 08330 
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Species Erigeron awapensis S.L. Welsh
Common name   Awapa fleabane
Debi Clark   s.n.  
   with K. T. Harper, R. Van Buren
Coll. Date 31 July 2001 
United States
Wayne County
Locality Black Ridge, W of Teasdale, 50 ft. from S side of the road;
     Elev.: 7053 ft. (2150 m.)
Habitat Notes white substrate. 
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'  15" N, 111° 30'  53" W
Township Range T29S, R4E, Sec. 7  
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):

     Erigeron awapensis Welsh

Common Name(s): Awapa fleabane.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=502380, click for more information and references)

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


Available images of this specimen (click to view):
specimen image: 08330s3.jpg

Images of other samples of the same species:
specimen image: 08325s3.jpg 
specimen image: 08326s4.jpg 
specimen image: 08352s4.jpg 

Nearby Accessions

Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
08319 Erigeron caespitosus      "tufted fleabane" 1.4 mi. SW
05545 Paronychia sessiliflora      "creeping nailwort" 1.4 mi. SW


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Rock Canyon (Valley) Wayne County, UT 0.8 mi. N   Bicknell 
Government Creek (Stream) Wayne County, UT 0.7 mi. W   Government Point 
Saddle Knoll (Summit) Wayne County, UT 1.3 mi. N 7064  Bicknell 
Pine Creek (Stream) Wayne County, UT 1.1 mi. W   Government Point 
Black Ridge (Ridge) Wayne County, UT 1.4 mi. S 8373  Bicknell 
Rabbit Brush Hollow (Valley) Wayne County, UT 1.2 mi. W   Bicknell 
Bicknell Bottoms (Flat) Wayne County, UT 1.6 mi. W 6897  Bicknell 
Cigarette Hollow (Valley) Wayne County, UT 1.6 mi. E   Torrey 
Cigarette Hollow (Valley) Wayne County, UT 1.7 mi. E   Bicknell 
Bicknell Cemetery (Cemetery) Wayne County, UT 1.9 mi. NW 7008  Bicknell 
KE Bullock Waterfowl Management Area (Park) Wayne County, UT 1.7 mi. W 6966  Bicknell 
Bullard Spring (Spring) Wayne County, UT 2 mi. W 6913  Bicknell 
East Fork Red Canyon (Valley) Wayne County, UT 2.6 mi. N   Flat Top 
Spring Ditch (Canal) Wayne County, UT 2.1 mi. NW 6926  Bicknell 
Aquarius Mobile and RV Campground (Locale) Wayne County, UT 2.6 mi. N 7304  Bicknell 
Petes Pond (Reservoir) Wayne County, UT 2.6 mi. N 7149  Bicknell 
Red Canyon (Valley) Wayne County, UT 2.6 mi. N   Lyman 
Crescent Canyon (Valley) Wayne County, UT 2.6 mi. N   Bicknell 
Sunglow Forest Camp (Locale) Wayne County, UT 2.7 mi. N 7625  Bicknell 
Teasdale Cemetery (Cemetery) Wayne County, UT 2.3 mi. SE 7153  Torrey 


Taxon Links for species Erigeron awapensis  S.L. Welsh

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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