Utah Valley University Herbarium

Label

 
Accession # 02265 
Family
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Family
BetulaceaeBetulaceaeBetulaceae  
Species Alnus incana (L.) Moench
Infraspecific    subsp. rugosa (Du Roi) R.T. Clausen
Common name   speckled alder
Collector(s)
Heather Platt   2  
   with Tiffany Platt
Coll. Date 22 September 1997 
Country
State/Province
County
United States
Utah
Summit County
Locality S of Hoyt Peak, next to stream, two miles off oiled road;
     Elev.: 8000 ft. (2439 m.)
Habitat Notes riparian community, surrounded by Douglas fir, one Engelmann spruce, quaking aspen. soil humus. 
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 40° 40'  31" N, 111° 11'  31" W
Township Range T2S, R7E, Sec. 6 NE 1/4  
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).

Taxonomy


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

     Alnus incana ssp. rugosa (Du Roi) Clausen

     Alnus incana var. americana Regel
     Alnus rugosa (Du Roi) Spreng.
     Alnus rugosa var. americana (Regel) Fern.

Common Name(s): speckled alder.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=181888, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Magnoliopsida
                        Subclass: Hamamelidae
                            Order: Fagales
                                Family: Betulaceae
                                    Genus: Alnus
                                        Species: Alnus incana
                                            Subspecies: Alnus incana ssp. rugosa
                                                

Images

Available images of this specimen (click to view):
specimen image: 02265s3.jpg

Images of other samples of the same species:
specimen image: 02087s3.jpg 
02087
specimen image: 02160s3.jpg 
02160
specimen image: 02278s3.jpg 
02278
specimen image: 02300s3.jpg 
02300
specimen image: 03069s3.jpg 
03069
specimen image: 04518s3.jpg 
04518
specimen image: 12437s1.jpg 
12437

Nearby Accessions


Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
03069 Alnus incana  subsp. rugosa   "speckled alder" 1 mi. E
02262 Juniperus communis      "common juniper" same section
02264 Lonicera involucrata  var. involucrata   "twinberry honeysuckle" same section
02263 Ribes inerme      "whitestem gooseberry" same section
02246 Salix bebbiana      "Bebb willow" same section

Locale


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Hoyt Peak (Summit) Summit County, UT 1.2 mi. N 10142  Hoyt Peak 
Paulsin Basin (Basin) Summit County, UT 1 mi. W 8767  Hoyt Peak 
Upper Yellow Pine Lake (Lake) Summit County, UT 2.1 mi. E 9722  Hoyt Peak 
Lower Yellow Pine Lake (Lake) Summit County, UT 2.2 mi. SE 9640  Hoyt Peak 
Maxwells Creek (Stream) Summit County, UT 2.8 mi. NE   Hoyt Peak 
Slate Creek (Stream) Summit County, UT 3.1 mi. S   Hoyt Peak 
Bear Basin (Basin) Summit County, UT 3.2 mi. N 8862  Hoyt Peak 
Yellow Pine Campground (Locale) Summit County, UT 3.2 mi. S 7231  Hoyt Peak 
Yellow Pine Creek (Stream) Summit County, UT 3.4 mi. S   Hoyt Peak 
Cedar Fork (Stream) Summit County, UT 3.4 mi. SW   Hoyt Peak 
Welch Creek (Stream) Summit County, UT 3.7 mi. N   Hoyt Peak 
White Pine Creek (Stream) Summit County, UT 4 mi. N   Hoyt Peak 
Pullem Creek (Stream) Summit County, UT 4.1 mi. N   Hoyt Peak 
Failure Canyon (Valley) Summit County, UT 4 mi. S   Woodland 
Samak (Populated Place) Summit County, UT 4.2 mi. S 6877  Woodland 
Castle Peak (Summit) Summit County, UT 3.3 mi. E 10089  Hoyt Peak 
Kamas Fish Hatchery (Locale) Summit County, UT 4 mi. SW 6769  Woodland 
Red Pine Canyon (Valley) Summit County, UT 4.3 mi. S   Woodland 
Left-hand Canyon (Valley) Summit County, UT 4 mi. SW   Hoyt Peak 
Kamas Wildlife Management Area (Park) Summit County, UT 3.7 mi. SW 7592  Hoyt Peak 

Links

Taxon Links for species Alnus incana  (L.) Moench

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=Alnus+incana

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