Utah Valley University Herbarium


Accession # 08631 
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Species Brickellia oblongifolia Nutt.
Infraspecific    var. linifolia (D.C. Eaton) B.L. Rob.
Common name   narrow-leaf brickellbush
Donna M. Barnes   3448  
   with K.T. Harper, M. Barnes
Coll. Date 13 June 2003 
United States
Millard County
Locality Confusion Range, Kings Canyon, along U.S. Highway 6, at mile marker 26, N of the road;
     Elev.: 5735 ft. (1748 m.)
Habitat Notes gravelly wash and rock cliffs; cliff rose 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° 5'  1" N, 113° 35'  3" W
Datum WGS84 
Uncertainty Polygon diameter (with coordinate as origin): GPS
Georef. Notes This coordinate was obtained by a GPS unit and an error estimate was not recorded by the user. However due to the accuracy of most units, a polygon diameter between 25 and 250 meters could reasonably be assumed.


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

     Brickellia oblongifolia var. linifolia (D.C. Eat.) B.L. Robins.

     Brickellia linifolia D.C. Eat.

Common Name(s): narrow leaf brickellbush, narrowleaf brickellbush.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=526986, click for more information and references)

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


Available images of this specimen (click to view):
specimen image: 08631s2.jpg

Images of other samples of the same species:
specimen image: 03902s2.jpg 
specimen image: 12842d1.jpg 
specimen image: 12842s2.jpg 
specimen image: 13546s1.jpg 

Nearby Accessions

Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
12839 Astragalus utahensis      "Utah milkvetch" same section
15878 Balsamorhiza hookeri  var. hispidula   "Hooker's balsamroot" 2287 ft. W
12842 Brickellia oblongifolia  var. linifolia   "narrow-leaf brickellbush" same section
08632 Camissonia boothii  var. villosa   "Booth's desert primrose" same section
15879 Erigeron pumilus  var. condensatus   "Great Basin shaggy fleabane" 2320 ft. W
08639 Haplopappus cervinus      "antelope goldenbush" same section
12838 Leymus cinereus      "Great Basin wildrye" same section
08636 Leymus salinus  subsp. salinus   "Salina wildrye" same section
08638 Lomatium grayi  var. depauperatum   "stunted biscuitroot" same section
12840 Marrubium vulgare      "horehound" same section
08634 Marrubium vulgare      "horehound" same section
12841 Perityle stansburyi      "Stansbury's rockdaisy" same section
08633 Perityle stansburyi      "Stansbury's rockdaisy" same section
08637 Petrophytum caespitosum      "rockmat" same section
08635 Verbascum thapsus      "common mullein" same section


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Cat Canyon (Valley) Millard County, UT 2914 ft. E   Bullgrass Knoll 
Bullgrass Knoll (Summit) Millard County, UT 1.4 mi. NW 6729  Bullgrass Knoll 
Kings Canyon (Valley) Millard County, UT 1.3 mi. E   Bullgrass Knoll 
King Cove (Basin) Millard County, UT 3.1 mi. E 5387  Bullgrass Knoll 
Horse Heaven (Basin) Millard County, UT 4.4 mi. S 7536  Bullgrass Knoll 
Little Horse Heaven (Basin) Millard County, UT 4.3 mi. SE 7330  Bullgrass Knoll 
Payson Canyon (Valley) Millard County, UT 5.1 mi. N   Dowdell Canyon 


Taxon Links for species Brickellia oblongifolia  Nutt.

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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